Aeron Glemann

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I am a standards-based web application developer. I have over 17 years of professional experience in the field of internet and multimedia. The following are my strengths, the benefits of which I bring to any employment:

  • An understanding of information architecture on the web.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of SEO and accessibility, and how the two overlap on the web.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of semantic HTML and HTML5.
  • Mastery of CSS and DOM.
  • Mastery of Javascript and JS frameworks on both the client and server.
  • Thorough understanding of developing for mobile on the web.
  • Background in usability and user-centered design.
  • A good eye for design.

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mobile team lead / ui team lead. Backcountry
date. 2010 - Present
location. Lindora, Costa Rica and Park City, UT

Backcountry.com is an e-commerce retailer that specializes in outdoor recreation gear. Online since 1996, Backcountry.com has been named “Best of Web” by Outdoor Magazine, “Best of the Best” by Internet Retailer and is a BizRate award winner 4 years in a row. At Backcountry I develop native and hybrid mobile applications, and lead the UI team in implementing a modular and performant architecture built around HTML5 and web standards.

e-development manager. Café Britt
date. 2008 - 2010
location. Heredia, Costa Rica

Café Britt is a specialty travel retailer with over 50 stores in 5 countries that owns and manufactures its key brands in premium coffees, chocolates and specialty items. At Café Britt I lead a team of web developers and designers conceptualize, create and implement all interactive initiatives needed for operations in Costa Rica as well as those in Chile, Peru, and other Latin America countries where the company has a presence.

senior web developer. Metodus
date. 2005 - 2007
location. San José, Costa Rica

Metodus is a standards-based web development company specializing in user-centered design principals and methods. My work at Metodus has been a mix of strategic and production oriented roles. On the strategic side I have documented information architecture, user interaction with UML and information design as wireframes. On the production side I have worked in the full gamut of web application development: from interface design and programming in standards-based XHTML, CSS and Javascript; to rich internet applications with AJAX; and server-side development with LAMP technologies and MVC frameworks. Clients have included mostly large businesses, charities and tourism related enterprises local to Costa Rica.

multimedia / web developer. Grupo EZ
date. 2003 - 2004
location. San José, Costa Rica

Grupo EZ was the collective name of a trio of companies that produced desktop and internet applications in a Java-based development environment. I worked primarily in the development of multimedia applications in Director and Shockwave. Clients included corporate enterprises local to Costa Rica: ICE - Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad, Condo Roble and REDCOM among others.

freelance. Zoecom
date. 1998 - 2000
location. NYC, New York

Zoecom was an internet startup specializing in high profile websites and applications. Over the course of two years I completed several mixed multimedia assignments including 3D animation in Lightwave and application development in Director and Shockwave. Clients included Compaq Computers and various celebrities such as Ricky Martin, the Beatles and Pope John Paul II.

creative director. Electric Prism
date. 1995 - present (freelance since 2002)
location. Woodstock, New York

Electric Prism is a new media design company offering a broad range of technology-based services. I began work with Electric Prism digitally coloring Silver Surfer comics, and over the years expanded my portfolio to include: 3D modeling and animation, Quicktime VR, image morphing, video compositing, typography, pre-press in Quark and Illustrator, Flash, HTML and application development in Director and Shockwave. Clients included businesses and organizations of all sizes.

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I am a United States citizen with permission to work in both the U.S. and Costa Rica, where I am a Permanent Resident. I am familiar with Central American culture and language and speak fluent Spanish. How might I be of service to you or your organization?

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