Kirk Laughlin Front End Web Developer

Kirk Laughlin - Web Developer

Overview

Skilled front end developer with experience in UX/UI design & web app development.

Education

Western Kentucky University

B.S. IN COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY / 2007 - 2011

Awards & Recognition

www.OnePageLove.com

February 2015

Featured on OnePageLove for www.mattandmallory.com

CASE KY Award

January 2014

Grand Award in Mobile Applications for iWKU

References

Available upon request.

Experience

Web Developer I (Mobile Applications)

Western Kentucky University / Jan 2013 - Present

Managed the iWKU mobile application. Modernized the UI with a new theme and design assets. Created a single login service to allow students to access meal plan balances, course schedules, and final grades. Contributed to the design and development of www.wku.edu as a member of the web standards committee.

Freelance Web Developer

Feb 2013 - Present

Developed responsive websites for freelance clients. Expanded client relationships through regular communication and project management. Contributed to design, developed and regularly maintained a full e-commerce site. Developed a one page wedding announcement site with a custom RSVP form and MySQL database that was featured on www.onepagelove.com.

Web Developer

Hitcents.com / Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

Developed and maintained multiple client websites using Drupal, HTML, CSS, MySQL, Javascript and other technologies. Worked with designers to apply innovative front-end styling and functionality. Trained clients to use content management systems. Worked with development teams to determine unique programming solutions.

Languages & Skills

  • HTML5/CSS3
  • Javascript
  • Jquery
  • PHP
  • Drupal
  • MySQL
  • Web Design
  • Photoshop