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Daniel F. Smith

Mobile: 443-425-8601
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I'm an enterprising web developer currently working in the Baltimore/Washington D.C. area with over ten years experience creating and maintaining websites on a variety of platforms and technologies. I'm looking for challenging opportunities to work with creative teams on web experiences that inspire users.

I'm available for freelance work with any of the technologies listed below. Please contact me if you are interested!

Education

Johns Hopkins University

Master of Science: Computer Science, 2009
Specializing in Web Applications

Loyola University Maryland

Bachelor of Science: Computer Science, 2003

Skills

Client Side Development

HTML5/XHTML/XML and CSS/CSS2/CSS3
Javascript (including the jQuery library, SiteCatalyst, and Google Analytics web analytics)
Adobe Flash/ActionScript3, Adobe Photoshop, fluent in grid-based design

Server Side Development

ASP.NET (C#), Java, ASP, PHP, and ColdFusion
Content Management System Expert: Sitecore Certified Developer, RedDot, SharePoint, CodeIgniter, ExpressionEngine, and Wordpress (including Genesis and Thesis Frameworks)
SQL (Microsoft SQL Server and MySQL)
SOAP and REST based Web Services

System Administration

Windows Server 2003, Apache, SharePoint Server 2003, 2007
Microsoft Commerce Server 2007, EZProxy

Experience

Laureate International Universities, Baltimore, MD2011-Present

Web and New Media Director

I manage web properties, social media and global digital communications for Laureate International Universities including laureate.net and laureatehereforgood.net

Laureate Higher Education Group, Baltimore, MD 2006-Present

Web Developer

I currently design and develop improvements and maintenance updates for the Laureate Global Products and Services web sites and applications on a variety of platforms. My responsibilities frequently include participation in other areas of the software development lifecycle including business analysis, testing, and post production support and stabilization.

College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 2004-2006

Instructional Support Assistant

Provided second tier technical support regarding repair and maintenance of the College's hi-tech classrooms, audio/visual equipment, Blackboard Learning System, and PC and Mac OS X lab environments. Research and development for the college web portal including the development of a Virtual Help Desk (using XHTML/PHP)

Hobbies

Running, climbing, music, yoga, and homebrewing.
I stay busy!