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2018

Resume

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My name is Kent Oliver, I am a Front End Developer trained in Web Development and Graphic Design. Over the years I have learned many different things in the web and print world, and can offer your company a wide variety of services and skills. Please check out the rest of my resume below to see if I am qualified for the position at hand.

 
I am more then happy to come in for an interview, and references are available apon request. Should you need to see some examples of my work please be sure to check out my portfolio page and peruse the rest of my website. Thanks for reading and have a good day.

About Me Some more information about the man behind the code & design. I am a thirty year old Front End Developer from Ontario Canada. I have had many roles over the years and know many different things about the web and print industry. Below are some descriptive words that my clients, employers and co-workers have said about me over the years.

  • Dedicated
  • Punctual
  • Fast worker - Realizes the importance of deadlines
  • Team player
  • Creative
  • A thrive for passion and creativity
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Education A list of my formal post secondary education. Below you will find where and what I studied while in college.

  • 1. Durham College - Graphic Design - Advanced Diploma

    2008 - 2011

    While studying Graphic Design at Durham College, I refined my design skills, and learned a lot about prepress in print design. Refining my typography skills, and learning standards, I feel comfortable creating high-end designs for web, mobile and print.

    • • Prepress
    • • Web Design
    • • Mobile Design
    • • Print Design
  • 2. Durham College - Web Development

    2006 - 2008

    While in Web Development I learned how to develop and design for the web. Perfecting everything you need to know in order to become a Web Developer, from eight different coding languages, and various content management systems, and other techniques necessary to be a developer.

    • • HTML 5, XHTML, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, PHP, XML, MySQL, Actionscript 2.0 + 3.0
    • • Feels comfortable with all editions of the Adobe Suite
  • 3. Sheridan College - Art Fundamentals

    2005 - 2006

    Here is where I figured out where my career needed to go. While I was a shoe-in for the Illustration course at Sheridan, I found myself more in the digital world, where I then branched out to Web Development, and then to Graphic Design at Durham College.

    • • Learned a lot about perspective and life drawing.
    • • Basic design standards, color theory, and other artistic experience, key to becoming a good designer.

Experience Some of the places I have had the pleasure of working at. You will find the time I worked there, and what I did for the company. References available apon request.

  • 1. Freelancing

    2017 - Present

    Have been working for companies on websites and print solutions.

    • • Formglas
    • • Georgian Drilling Ltd
    • • GORB
    • • Personal Portfolio
  • 2. Front End Developer - Sutton Compliance Communications - Toronto

    2015 - 2017

    I worked as a lead Front End Developer which took on the task of designing and developing complete front end solutions from scratch.

    • • Print Design
    • • Web Design
    • • Mobile Design
    • • Front End Development
  • 3. Freelancing

    2012 - 2015

    Freelanced working for companies on websites and print solutions.

    • • Various companies available apon request
  • 4. Web / Graphic Designer - Chase Media - Richmond Hill

    2011 - 2012

    While at Chase Media, while I was titled as a Designer, I did handle some Front End Development.

    • • Web Design
    • • Front End Development
  • 5. Intern - Kleurvision - Port Perry

    2011 - 2012

    • • Web Design
    • • Print Design
    • • Front End Development

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