andrew d long

Summary of Skills
Proven management ability to coordinate complex projects while maintaining tight budgets and deadlines.

Advanced understanding of user interface design and implementation across multiple medias utilizing responsive fluid layouts.

Experienced in using content management systems (CMS) (WordPress, Joomla, Drupal) search engine optimization (SEO). Knowledgeable of search engine, Ad placement and conversion tracking.

Proficient using Microsoft Windows, Apple OS X and Linux (Debian/Ubuntu, RedHat, Solaris) operating systems using software such as Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop/Illustrator/After Effects).

Skilled with LAMP server administration on Bare Metal, VMware ESXi, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and RackSpace.

Expert knowledge of HTML 5, PHP, CSS, JS, jQuery, WordPress, MySQL, Bash/Ash Scripting, Puppet and Composer.

Experienced in working with the following frameworks of Bootstrap, Yii, Cordova, Angular.js, Ember.js, and Sass.

Working knowledge of C, C++, Java, Python, Ruby, .Net, ASP and Swift.

Work Experience
Prolifogy - website
Associate [3/15 - present]
Working in a team setting to build custom business workflows for a large company using Yii framework. This work involves upgrading legacy Access application to modern LAMP environment. Creating database migrations for the live database, utiliaing barcode systems for tracking throughout business processes, PDF and Word Document creations for invoicing and quotes. Works closely with the client to brainstorm UI approaches for business problems.

A + L DEVELOPMENT, LLC - website
Principal [10/08 - present]
Owner of A + L DEVELOPMENT, LLC a company specializing in Mobile Applications (Android/iOS), Web Development with content management systems (CMS). Work involves projects from conception to design and development with ongoing maintaince. Additionally brought in on partially completed projects to finish them up and fix deficits.

Select Clients Include:
The Arthur Jackson Company :: iMOPS Portal
Working with Warkulwiz Design Assiciates to create iMOPS a unique Interactive Management Operations System for The Arthur Jackson Company. It provides participating clients with 24/7 access to their maintenance needs and every aspect of their buildings’ upkeep. Accessable via Mobile Application (Apple App Store/Android App Store) and secure website.
Drexel EnCoMPASS
A Drexel University based project, EnCoMPASS seeks to enhance the ability of teachers to provide Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education through improved assessment of and feedback on student work. EnCoMPASS is an innovative integrated system of professional development, educational materials, and an online community grounded in the practice of formative assessment.

Drexel University - website
Adjunct Professor [4/14 - 4/15]
Adjunct Professor at Drexel University's College of Media Arts & Design Graphic Design Program. Teaching Web 1 which focuses on HTML5 and designing modern websites. - website
Senior Presentation Developer [10/07 - 09/08]
Working in a team setting to develop rapid prototypes and enhancements to many of's AJAX based web applications. Designing interactive prototypes from initial concepts into production ready applications utilizing hand coded CSS, JavaScript and XHTML.

Warkulwiz Design Associates - website
Senior Multimedia and Graphic Designer [06/04 - 10/07]
Working in collaboration to create and manage projects from initial concept to launch. Including coordination with clients along with artists, printers, programmers, photographers, fabricators and union laborers.

Select Clients Include:
Contributing as a manager/developer/designer to the branding specifications by applying consistency throughout the website, trade show booth and kiosk.

Coordinated and art directed the design and development of the corporate website using Flash components with animation features. Worked with client's in-house programmers to make content management system [CMS] and online store.

Managed the development, building and setup of a 10' x 40' trade show booth that has a conference room and six large 8' by 5' graphics panels. - Booth 1, 2, 3

Developed touch-screen Kiosk that demonstrates features of the AlvaForm products by touching different points overlaid on their products. Using Flash and XML, this kiosk was quickly turned into a website component without recoding.
Coordinated and developed consumer oriented kiosks used in malls across the country. Designed 3D renderings and animation of kiosk for fund-raising DVD-Video presentation. Art directed the developed of graphic panels and coordinated printing. Collaborated with a video production company to produce multiple video commercials.

Managed the presentation development, integration and UI testing of the touch-screen kiosks. The UI displays interactive fitting diagram of the visitors body measurements, fit profiles and how clothing would fit by brand. Working in conjunction with Intellifit's in-house programmers to develop flow charts, wire-frame mock-ups and Flash/HTML/XML based user interface. All in coordination with Intellifit's in-house development team. - Mall 1, 2, 3

Granary Associates
Managed and developed full screen Flash website. Designed to resize proportionally to the visitors screen. Includes a content management system [CMS] that allows the client to update content of the site while maintaining search engine accessibility.

SynthesisDesign, LLC.
Multimedia Graphic Designer [00-04]
Worked as a graphic designer, programmer, and technology consultant for Print, Web, Interactive Exhibits, CD-ROM Applications, Kiosks and DVDs. Work included concept development, technology acquisition, user interface design, programming, art creation, animation, UI and bug testing, installation, support, client training and documentation.

Clients Include:
Centocor (A division of Johnson & Johnson)
Trade show kiosk which included interface design, programming, user tracking, installation and DVD animation. CD-ROM based applications which includes interface design, programming, user testing, DVD and CD based animation walk through of program and user customized printing.

Iowa High School Athletic Association
Kiosk development and administration, web development, broadcast quality DVD animation, VR application and staff web training.

Drexel University School District of Philadelphia Partnership
Web Designer [spring 04]
Web design, training and administration.

Drexel University - Graphic Design Major - Bachelor of Science [00-04]

American Graphic Design Award [06]
John Templeton Foundation Sitelet and Print Materials

Philadelphia Art Directors Club [06]
John Templeton Foundation Sitelet and Print Materials

Drexel University Research Day Award [04]

AnnX Student Organized Exhibition [04]
Best Graphic Design

Eagle Scout

Portfolio and references available.