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Jacob M.

Average rate
$60/hour
  • Joined June 2017

I'm a jack-of-all-trades web developer with an education in art & design.

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
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Jacob M.
San Francisco, CA, United States

Services

Categories

Design Development Admin SEO Email

Experience

Summary

Forever doodling and pushing code! I'm a jack-of-all-trades website developer with a background in art and design. I’m currently a Visual Communication Design major at San Francisco State University.

Work history

OptiRev, LLC
Web Team Manager
Manager of OptiRev web team. Review employee tasks and hours to properly distribute workload to stay within a specified work-scope. Communicate with clients to keep business relationships healthy and affluent.
PBHS, Inc.
SEO/Web Developer
Created interactive landing pages using Photoshop mock-ups/assets for Google AdWord campaigns using Bootstrap, HTML, CSS, and jQuery. Provided routine website maintenance to hundreds of clients simultaneously.
Artstart
Graphic Designer/Web Developer
Improved website accessibility, load time, and performance by replacing outdated flash media with HTML and CSS. Designed and developed unique landing pages for annual auction events.

Portfolio

Burpee Brand Redesign Project

This was an extensive project which attempted to redesign the brand of any current business of our choosing. We were to redesign a logo, package design, and a mail advertisement postcard. (This redesign project was designed for Digital Media course taught at BYU–I, 2010).

Artstart Brochure

Designed a brochure for Artstart to promote their non-profit program and services. (This project was designed for and is the property of Artstart).

Frank Gehry Booklet

This project was intended for an SFMOMA exhibit portraying work of architect Frank Gehry. (This booklet was designed for Typography course taught by Kelley Burgener at BYU–I, 2010).

Education

Accreditations

San Francisco State University
Bachelor of Science (Expected 2019) in Visual Communication Design.
Santa Rosa Junior College
Associates Equivalent (Transferred 2015) in Computer Science.
Brigham Young University—Idaho
Majored in Graphic Design.

Skills

Languages

Russian

Elementary proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

graphic design development branding digital media design web design visual communications CSS email design HTML

Tools

Photoshop Illustrator InDesign Asana Github Screaming Frog Wordpress Google Analytics Mailchimp

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and evenings

Commitment

  • Can work 25hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1-3 months

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Entertainment Events Gaming Science Tech