SusanChen

Susan Chen

Front-End Web Developer

SKILLS

  • Strong understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience coding WordPress themes with PHP and MySQL
  • Familiar with web browser developer tools for debugging and troubleshooting
  • Strong understanding of Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator
  • Good knowledge of GitHub, BitBucket, Knockout, Google Maps API, AJAX

EDUCATION

  • Udacity, Nanodegree, Front-End Web Developer, 2017
  • Pace University, Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, 2001

PERSONAL PROJECTS

  • Mini-Game Developer Coded three JavaScript games as part of the Udacity's Front-End Web Developer course. The games were pixel art maker, matching card memory, and an arcade game.
  • WordPress Theme Developer and Food Blog Author Created a personal food blog with WordPress where I taught myself how to code with PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and CSS. Collaborated with a small team by using Git on BitBucket for version control.
  • Self-published Author and Illustrator Published five educational children books under my shop name Cheerful Tutor at teacherspayteachers.com. Used Adobe Illustrator to create over 100 pages of material on the alphabet, time, counting numbers, addition, and award certificates.

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Customer Service Representative, Country-Wide Insurance, Mar 2004–Jun 2017 Resolved complaints over the phone with customers and brokers, evaluated documents for fraud, and assisted customers with motor vehicle suspensions.
  • Department Assistant, Country-Wide Insurance , Dec 2002–Mar 2004 Conducted background checks on applicant's residence and employment and generated insurance reports for the underwriters.