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JESSE SUTHERLAND

http://www.youngelpaso.ca

https://github.com/youngelpaso

jesse.a.sutherland@gmail.com

17 – 4250 Av. Marcil

Montréal, QC

Canada, H4A 2Z6

514-655-9406


EDUCATION

Certificate Degree 2007 - 2008 Concordia University, Montréal, QC Graduate Certificate in Digital Technology in Design Art Practice

Bachelor of Arts 2001 - 2004 McGill University, Montréal, QC Major: History, Minor: English Literature


EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

McGill University, IT department, Content and Collaboration Solutions (Jan 2011 - present) Front End Developer Working in a small development team at McGill University on a customized Drupal installation. 600+ sites and 4 themes, and 30+ custom modules developed in the past 3 years. Custom JS/JQuery solutions for dynamic content display, UI elements etc. Latterly adopted a mobile first strategy for all development. Working in an Agile environment, with TRAC issue management and per iteration client reviews. Also providing support and custom development for WordPress for McGill blogs.

  • http://www.mcgill.ca

  • http://www.mcgill.ca/maps
  • http://publications.mcgill.ca/headway

Bluesponge (Jan 2007 – Dec 2009) Front End Developer and Interaction Designer Creating websites (using CSS/XHTML/JavaScript/Ruby etc) for major clients including the Canadian Centre for Architecture, the Montreal Canadiens, Tata Group and others. Used EXTJS, JQuery, Ruby on Rails, Google Maps etc to develop complex and rich user interfaces. Being a central member of a small team of designers and programmers to ensure the best experience for Bluesponge’s clients. From a user-design and web-standards perspective, we created interesting and varied interactive experiences on the web, mobile and on-site installations.

  • http://cca.qc.ca


FREELANCE AND OTHER WORK

TVA (Jun 2010 - Dec 2010) Front end integration and interface design for major network television program websites.

Bluesponge (Jun 2010 - Sept 2010) Integration and development of CCA employment section and successful R&D grant submission for work with SVG graphics as well as the Stirling reader application.


SKILLS

Languages, Libraries, Applications

  • CSS3
  • HTML5
  • JavaScript (EXTJS, JQuery)
  • Drupal
  • PHP
  • NodeJS
  • GruntJS
  • Bower
  • Behat/Selenium
  • ZombieJS
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Google Maps APIs
  • Yahoo Flickr APIs
  • Twitter APIs
  • Apple iPhone Developers API
  • Processing
  • Objective C
  • WordPress

Training

  • Drupalcamp Montreal - 2013
  • Business Analysis training - 2013
  • Behavior driven development (Behat, Selenium, headless testing, test driven development) - 2013
  • Drupalcon Chicago - 2011

Software

  • Linux: Ubuntu 8+
  • Macintosh: 0S 10+
  • Windows: XP+
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, FireFox, Safari, Libre Office, MS Office, SVN, Git, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Final Cut Pro

Languages

  • English
  • French (spoken)