Jordan Burke

Hi, my name is Jordan Burke and I'm a web designer.This resume collects my skills, experience, and past work as a designer.

Skills

HTML & CSSSkill Level: Advanced

  • 5+ years experience with writing HTML and CSS code, both with and without WYSIWYG editors.
  • Semantic code with clear validation from W3C code validators.
  • Certifications:
    • ExpertRating (X)HTML Certified
    • W3C HTML Certification - In Progress
    • W3C CSS Certification - In Progress

JavaScript/jQuery FrameworkSkill Level: Beginner

  • 2+ years experience writing validation scripts using JavaScript
  • 1 year experience using jQuery Framework for visual and presentation enhancements
  • Certifications:
    • W3C JavaScript Certification - In Progress
    • W3C jQuery Certification - In Progress

Web Programming & Content Management SystemsSkill Level: Intermediate

  • 2+ years working with ASP.NET 2.0/3.5 (VB.NET)
  • 1+ years developing Drupal-based websites, including writing patches for contributed modules using PHP and designing custom themes
  • 6 months working with Wordpress theme development tools and plugins

Hardware & Software SkillsSkill Level: Advanced

  • 15+ years troubleshooting hardware and software issues on Windows PCs, using DOS command-line utilities
  • 3+ years administering small (5 client) Windows Server 2003 network, including IIS Server, DNS, DHCP, and file server
  • Familiar with image-editing software, including:
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Fireworks
    • Adobe Illustrator
  • Certifications:
    • CompTIA A+ Hardware & Software Certification
    • CompTIA Network+ Certification
    • Microsoft Windows XP Desktop Support (MCP)

Experience

Part-time Freelance Web Design & Development (click to expand)2006–Present
Pendragon Development/Epik Technologies
  • Design and maintain websites for local small businesses and non-profit organizations
  • Use proven design practices to create user-friendly layouts from simple brochure sites to dynamic data-driven portals
Son Safaris, Inc2009–Present
  • Redesigned www.sonsafaris.com and transferred CMS from Joomla! to Drupal
  • Manage content and module updates as Webmaster and Administrator
Starbucks Coffee Company2006–2007/2008–Present
Shift Supervisor/Coffee Master
  • Provide superior customer service; monitor and achieve weekly sales goals
  • Assist in training staff
1921 – A Country Store2007–2008
Business Manager
  • Managed day-to-day activities, including payroll, inventory, and financials
QualxServ Technical Services2005–2006
  • Performed in-home technical support and hardware replacement for Dell and Sony HD
Barnes & Noble Booksellers2003–2005
  • Recommended reading, customer service, and sold memberships
  • Trained new employees and managed shifts in the café

Portfolio

Son Safaris

Son Safaris

Son Safaris is a non-profit Christian ministry founded by Fledge Fiamingo, a former game ranger from South Africa. Using his experiences and knowledge from guiding safaris for National Geographic, Fledge brings a Christian message to youth and young adult groups directly from God's creations.

Cuy'val Dar

Cuy'val Dar - An Old Republic Community

Cuy'val Dar is a community fansite for the upcoming LucasArts MMORPG The Old Republic. Set 3000 years before the Star Wars movies, The Old Republic is produced by BioWare, creators of the Knights of the Old Republic series of games.

Southeastern Lightning Systems

Southeastern Lightning Systems

Southeastern Lightning Systems is a commercial and residential lightning protection company, installing and maintaining lightning protection systems for properties across the southeast, including hospitals and military bases. Currently undergoing a facelift, their website is a key component growing their business nationally.

Education

Blanche Ely High School1999-2002
  • Graduated with 3.8 GPA
  • Attained 14 Advanced Placement credits, including Calculus and European History
  • President of FIRST Robotics Team (3 years)
Florida Atlantic University2002-2005
  • Majored in Mechanical Engineering/History
  • Earned 90+ Credit Hours towards degree