Brandon Nydell

Front-end engineer mixing in experience in front-end development and marketing campaign creation to develop interactive user-centered web applications

I Love to Travel

Check out the countries I have been to.

  • Netherlands
  • England
  • Belgium
  • Hungary
  • Austria
  • Switzerland
  • Germany
  • Poland
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Russia
  • Finland
  • Sweden
  • Monaco
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Turkey
  • Israel
  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • Mexico
  • Czech Republic
  • Honduras
  • Belize
  • Guatemala
  • Grand Cayman
  • Bahamas
  • Canada
  • Vatican City
  • Japan
  • China
  • United States
  • US Virgin Islands
  • Puerto Rico
  • Grand Turk
  • Brazil
  • Argentina

My Résumé

Employment

Web Developer July 2014 - Present
Complex Media
Part of the front-end focused development team responsible for maintaining and developing the Complex.com website in order to provide a consistent and user-friendly experience across all computers and devices.

Web Developer Jan 2012 - July 2014
International Studies and Programs | Michigan State University
Maintained and optimized over 20 websites and backend systems for a faster and better user experience. Developed MSU’s new Travelers Abroad Emergency Contact Information Database to provide better and more accurate information for the safety and security of MSU’s travelers.

Part-Time Front-End Developer Aug 2012 - Nov 2012
Fusion Systems | All Medical Solutions
Was asked to stay on the development team after my internship ended to continue developing the user interface for Spher until launch.

Full-Time Front-End Developer Intern May 2012 - Aug 2012
Fusion Systems | All Medical Solutions
Worked as part of an international development team to develop and integrated a responsive user interface for a new SAAS product called Spher. The interface was developed to be simple, interactive and easy-to-use for busy healthcare professionals. Created the product image and marketing materials for Spher.

IT Administrator | Web Developer Jun 2008 - Aug 2011
USA Connect
Provided IT services and network development for the entire building. Worked full-time for one summer to develop a custom contact & order management system to simplify and automate the process of turning a lead into an order. The system lowered company overhead by allowing more work to be done by less people.

Skills

Software

Adobe Suite

Office Suite

SPSS Statistics

Languages

Strong front-end:
HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Node, AngularJS and jQuery

Strong back-end skills:
PHP & MySQL

Lots of Experience using:
SCSS Processors and Grunt

Additional Skills

Object-Oriented Programming

MVC Frameworks

Agile Development

Source Control:

GIT, SVN & Mercurial

Linux Servers

Project Management

Advertising & Marketing

Education

Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
B.A. in Advertising (Management and Media focus) | 2010 - 2014
With 3 Semesters of Computer Science

Stenden University of Applied Sciences Leeuwarden, the Netherlands
Marking | Jan 2013 - June 2013
Six-month exchange program in the Netherlands developing campaigns for real world companies.

About Me

From Southern California

Eagle Scout

Enjoys traveling, reading, gaming and programming

More on my LinkedIn profile: http://linkedin.com/in/bnydell

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