Recent Positions

2012 → Current: Levo Group

Front End Development Lead

  • Lead UI engineer.
  • Development of large scale javascript & Angular.js web applications.
  • Architecture and project leadership of highly modular web products.
  • API design and development.
  • Creation and execution of multi-platform/device, responsive web frontends.
  • Mentoring of junior & mid-weight developers.
  • Development of Node.js & MongoDB services.
  • UX leadership, information architecture, wireframe & interactive prototyping.
  • Design of responsive user interfaces.
  • Front end dev-ops. (Grunt, Gulp, Bower, automated code quality testing, build scripts etc).

2010 → 2012: Exploding Box Productions

Partner

  • Full service digital production consultancy.
  • Working with local and international clients on strategy, scope, design and project management of websites, web and mobile applications.
  • Web, mobile and social media application production & development.
  • User experience strategy & user interface design.
  • Strategic consulting in digital communications.
  • Led development of MarketSocial, a SaaS platform for creation of promotional Facebook tabs.

2008 → 2010: KND Digital

Frontend Lead

  • Responsible for the user experience and style of sites & applications, display ads, social networking.
  • Performed as frontend lead, guiding development of applications from data visualisation to event management.

2008 → 2010: Neilson Design

Designer

Design & production of printed advertising and web development for national and international clients & campaigns such as Nintendo, Sega, JB-Hifi, Vivendi, EB-Games.

Education

  • AWARD School - (2009)
  • Bachelor of Fine Art (Communication Design), Interaction Design & Advertising. Queensland University of Technology. (2007)
  • Diploma of Multimedia. (2003) Cert II multimedia. (2002)
  • Cert II Film and Television. (2002)

Speaking

  • "Launching Brands Online" - Guest lecture, Oxford University (Säid) Business School, United Kingdom. (2012)
  • "Digital Native: Fact or Fiction" - Apple University Consortium Conference, Gold Coast, Australia. (2007)

Accolades

  • Featured in Internet.au magazine's "hottest new designers", 2003.
  • Winner of Apple University Consortium Worldwide Developer Conference scholarship, 2007.