Summary

Hands-on Technology Manager with strong people and team-building skills. Big picture thinker who is detail oriented and employs an appreciation for analysis. Adept at effectively and efficiently meeting deadlines. Self-motivated, adaptable, and able to work under tight deadlines.

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Adept at organizing and prioritizing work
  • Able to work in a team or independently
  • Passionate about learning new technologies

Skills

HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, JavaScript, User experience, cross-browser compatibility, Veeva CLM, BBEdit, Photoshop, Illustrator, Transmit, Subversion (SVN), Communication, Time Management, Leadership

Professional Achievements

  • Authored Digital Tactics questionnaire providing Account Managers and Project Managers with a means to create more educated estimates, increasing timeline accuracy
  • Co-authored and established "Creative for Digital Development Handoff Guidelines" with Director of Technology for all internal brand team Art Directors, increasing development productivity
  • Supervised all front-end production for the world’s two largest online promotions ensuring a successful launch: McDonald’s Monopoly – over 69 million game plays [2004 - 2009] and Subway Scrabble [2009]
  • Established internal front-end development coding standards, increasing coding efficiencies

Experience

Boschi Development, New York, New York

Technology Consultant - web development May 2017 – Present

Freelance website development and consulting.

  • Determine clients' needs and goals
  • Conduct website content audits
  • Create revised sitemaps based on content audit findings
  • Recommend improvements to website functionality and user experience

Sudler & Hennessey, New York, New York

VP, Associate Director Of Technology December 2013 – May 2017

  • Co-Supervised and managed day-to-day tasks of internal development team
  • Collaborated closely with cross-functional teams to determine development requirements and feasibility of digital projects
  • Managed multiple concurrent projects of varying complexity
  • Hand coded cross-browser compatible, standards-compliant websites and standards-compliant iPad projects (primarily Veeva CLM) from layered Photoshop files using HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Allocated resources to meet all production needs, including outsourcing as needed
  • Client communication as needed
  • Clients included Astellas, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Cubist, Exelixis, Ferring, Genetech, Janssen Biotech, Inc., Johnson & Johnson, Medivation, Pfizer, and Roche

Senior Interface Engineer November 2010 – December 2013

  • Hand coded cross-browser compatible, standards-compliant websites and standards-compliant iPad projects (primarily Veeva CLM) from layered Photoshop files using HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Collaborated with art directors and account executives to determine front-end development feasibility of projects to effectively meet clients' needs

DraftFCB Healthcare, New York, New York (Freelance)

Associate Director Of Web Technology April 2010 – August 2010

  • Supervised front-end developers for websites and HTML emails
  • Managed multiple concurrent projects of varying complexity
  • Collaborated with Project Managers regarding technical specifications of projects
  • Allocated resources to meet all production needs, including outsourcing as needed
  • Hand coded cross-browser compatible, standards-compliant websites from layered Photoshop files using X/HTML, CSS and jQuery

Promotions.com, New York, New York

Director, Creative Production 2004 – 2010

  • Supervised Creative Production department responsible for all Flash and HTML development (Clients include McDonald's, Kraft Foods, Hasbro and Quaker Oats)
  • Organized and prioritized projects to enable proper resource allocation to meet all production deadlines, including outsourcing of work as needed
  • Maintained internal front-end resource schedule for all projects
  • Critically reviewed and analyzed supplied creative from third party agencies including Razorfish, The Marketing Store, Digitas and Ogilvy for front-end development feasibility
  • Conducted code reviews to ensure adherence to internal coding specifications and requirements
  • Hand coded cross-browser compatible, standards-compliant front-end of projects and promotions
  • Revised and updated company creative specifications as supported technologies evolved
  • Implemented internal JavaScript Framework (jQuery) to comply with industry standards
  • Conducted annual employee reviews and recommended applicable compensation adjustments
  • Responsible for department staffing
  • Client communication as needed

Senior Developer 2003 – 2004

  • Organized, prioritized and assigned projects, including outsourcing of work as needed
  • Hand coded HTML pages from Photoshop files using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Performed cross browser and cross platform QA on all HTML pages
  • Organized and prioritized work to effectively meet deadlines and produce high quality code
  • Collaborated with art director and account executives to meet clients' needs
  • Collaborated with back-end programmers to produce engine compliant HTML pages

Developer 2000 – 2003

  • Hand coded cross-browser compatible, standards-compliant web pages from Photoshop files using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Performed cross browser and cross platform QA on all HTML pages
  • Organized and prioritized work to effectively meet deadlines and produce high quality code
  • Collaborated with art director and account executives to meet clients' needs
  • Collaborated with back-end programmers to produce engine compliant HTML pages

Independent Contractor

Web Developer 1999 – 2000

  • Designed, developed and maintain www.carolynboschi.com
  • Designed and developed Baltimore Men's Chorus website (no longer live)
  • Designed and developed Blue Moon Art & Design website (no longer live)
  • Hand coded cross-browser compatible, standards-compliant websites from Photoshop files

Morrow Junior Books/William Morrow & Company, New York, New York

Designer 1995 – 1999

  • Designed jackets and interiors of original picture books and novels
  • Designed promotional material including posters, bookmarks, and magnets
  • Created electronic mechanicals for book and promotional projects I designed
  • Oversaw all stages of production
  • Supervised in-house freelancers
  • Interacted with editors, production department and illustrators
  • Organized and prioritized work to efficiently and effectively meet deadlines
  • Diagnosed and solved Macintosh problems for design department
  • Resolved computer and document problems to prevent key projects from missing release dates

Education

Udemy Academy

  • Topics include: JavaScript, SASS/SCSS, NPM, Gulp, BEM, PostCSS, Webpack, Babel

NYU School of Professional Studies

  • Intro to JavaScript

Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, PA

  • Bachelor of Science in Communication

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