Thomas Duda’s Resume

Thomas Duda (408) 431-6422

CAREER FOCUS

Web Development / WordPress, Web Programming / Graphic Design / Web Marketing

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Internet technology and web development professional with experience dating back to 1996. Adept in many areas of the web and continuously prepared to update skills to the newest technologies and web trends. Adept at seeing a project from its nascent stages to its completion. Communication with the client is of utmost importance and I believe that my approachability and focus on one’s needs and concerns sets me apart from my colleagues.


In addition. am proficient in the English language, have instructed ESL and
have written numerous articles pertaining to the English language as well web development in the form of paid articles and blog posts.

KEY STRENGTHS

• CSS • React.js, jQuery, Ruby  WordPress, PHP, Python, JavaScript, jQuery MySQL, (Foundation6, Twitter Bootstrap, Web frameworks, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing


EXPERIENCE

Web Development:

Developed and partook in numerous projects related to the web and graphic design. Proficient in WordPress and use, develop and edit themes, plugins using: CSS, JavaScript and PHP as well as a deep understand of the inner workings of this CMS in particular

• Taught introduction to computers in Turkey for five years and developed numerous websites for a Cankaya University• Managed a computer software store and worked as a tech support rep for an Internet Service Provider

Administrative:

Coordinated and facilitated new hire training programs (2 to 7 students per session), including orientation, key company standards, POS system training, and cash handling.


• Prepared and arranged UPS shipments and packing of parcels. Operated UPS equipment documenting size, weight and type of cargo. Recorded and maintained all shipping data.


• Developed and assembled training materials, prepared goals and objectives, created lesson plans, and taught seminars to increase product knowledge.

RELATED EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Independent Contractor • Turlock, Modesto and Bakersfield CA 2011 to Present


ThomasDuda.com 2011 – present

Cankaya University – Ankara, Turkey 2008 to 2013

Web Developer, Instructor

High-Density Computing – Cliffside Park, NJ 2006 to 2008

Web Developer, Owner, Consultant

Lanline Communications • White Plains, NY 2001 to 2003>

Tech Support>

Egghead Software Paramus, NJ & White Plains, NY 1993 to 1996

Technician, Sales, Manager>

EDUCATION

Bergen Community College • Paramus, NJ>

Major – Computer Science>

Associates of Science 3.4 GPA

St. Peter’s College – Englewood Cliffs, NJ

English Literature 8 credits

Cankaya University– Ankara, Turkey

Computer Engineering

Bachelors of Science 3.71 GPA

Excellent references will be furnished on request