Thomson Financial – New York, NY

Thomson Financial – New York, NY

  • Lead dynamic design team (i.e., web developers, graphic designers, multimedia specialists) in the development and implementation of design guidelines for web-based products, company-wide marketing collateral and promotional materials (brochures, fact sheets, trade show displays, giveaways, etc.)
  • Responsible for the design of information structure, workflow, navigation, and the interfaces of all interactive elements. Created wireframes to complete useable mockups
  • Created FULLY functioning web-based banking application prototypes used for signoffs utilizing HTML (+5), CSS (+3), jQuery, JavaScript, & Kendo UI Controls. Ultimately converted to .NET MVC or Angular JS with the help of .NET developers
  • Researched, identified and then set HTML standards for on-screen design of core product. Communicated these standards to product management and development teams by creating mock-ups of all HTML applications that run through the main framework. Created a master set of cascading style sheets which are ultimately imbedded in the application code. Established process to monitor strict adherence to these guidelines by development teams throughout the organization
  • Designed state-of-the-art PowerPoints, under tremendous time constraints, to be used by CEO and other executives for presentation to key clients such as Merrill Lynch and Dean Witter
  • Built and administering web server to run Microsoft IIS. Server Administration includes assigning individual user rights (i.e., enable/disable directory browsing and scripting, etc.), adding and removing users, adding ODBCs as new databases are created, as well as creating virtual domains for shared directories