Sarah E. Larson

Hey! My name is
Sarah Larson

I'm a Web Developer living in Hartford, CT.

Sarah E. Larson

Education

BA Digital Art & Design, 2011

Eastern Connecticut State University – CT, USA
Honors Program & Honors Club Member
3.93 Cumulative GPA

Front-End Web Developer Nanodegree, 2016

Udacity – udacity.com
Content co-created by Google, AT&T,
Github & Hack Reactor

Selected Skills & Attributes

  • HTML
  • CSS/Sass
  • PHP
  • JavaScript/jQuery
  • JSON
  • Ajax
  • MV* Frameworks
  • Git/Version Control
  • Wordpress
  • Mac/PC
  • Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Gulp
  • Microsoft Office
  • Responsive design
  • Good communication on skills
  • Creative problem solving
  • Highly proficient in design
  • Strong drive to learn
  • Enjoys collaboration
  • Works well under deadline
  • Leadership skills

Work Experience

2016 - Present, Front-End Developer (Contract)

BEAM • Boston, MA

In this contract role I am responsible for working on complex websites with many moving parts. I have utilized modern front-end technologies such as Gulp, SASS and Angular and content management systems like Wordpress and AEM.

2011 - 2016, Senior Front-End Developer

Miranda Creative, Inc. • Norwich, CT

In this role, I have had the opportunity to play a part in all aspects of front-end web development while creating engaging websites for a diverse array of companies and community organizations. I am responsible for interfacing with the client, contributing to content strategy, designing and critiquing UI mockups, writing code, and providing ongoing website maintenance. This position requires both self-motivation and teamwork, strong aesthetic sense, creative problem solving, and the ability to positively utilize criticism. I also have the privilege of providing leadership for my junior colleagues.

2009 – 2011, Graphic Designer, Web Designer

The National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine • Mansfield, CT

I produced the design and code work for numerous web pages. I also designed, coded, and implemented several WordPress blog themes. I maintained the company’s website and served as a consultant on NICABM’s marketing team.

Honors & Recognition

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