Shawn Cook

Front End Web Developer Chicago, IL

I'm a User Experience Developer at Alley Interactive based in Chicago, IL. Previously, I've worked at The Onion in Chicago, the National Center for Biotechnology Information in Maryland and Midwest Communications in Wisconsin. I'm a graduate of the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point.

Interests

  • HTML5 & CSS
  • LESS & Sass
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery & Angular
  • Digital Strategy
  • Responsive Web
  • Mobile Design
  • Web Analytics
  • Python & Django
  • Git & Github
  • Trello
  • Adobe Creative Suite

Experience

Alley Interactive

User Experience Developer
HTML, CSS, JS, PHP
May 2017 Present
  • Work closely with designers and developers to create interactive prototypes for agency clients

Onion, Inc.

Front End Web Developer
HTML, CSS, JS, Python, Git, Angular
Aug 2012 Apr 2017
  • Contributed to ongoing development for core websites and internal CMS as part of product team
  • Collaborated with Editorial and Media Operations teams to develop special features and sponsored sites
  • Maintained and redesigned The Onion and The A.V. Club; launched ClickHole and StarWipe

NCBI (TAJ Technologies)

Web Application Developer
HTML, CSS, JS, Drupal, SVN
Dec 2010 Jul 2012

Digital Dialogue

Web Designer
HTML, CSS, JS, ColdFusion
Apr 2010 Nov 2010
  • Designed, built, and delivered websites for multiple small business clients
  • Performed content management and technical support for customers

Midwest Communications, Inc.

Web Producer
HTML, CSS, JS, Django, Git
Dec 2008 Apr 2010
  • Developed standard user interface and themes across forty broadcast radio websites
  • Redesigned and maintained principal company websites

Education

Univ. of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

Bachelor of Science (BS) · Social Sciences

Univ. of Wisconsin - Marathon County

Associate of Arts and Sciences (AAS)