the online portfolio of
Nicholas Dykzeul

Summary

Web Consultant with a Bachelors of Science in Multimedia and Web Design. Has a strong interest in learning and putting to use new web technology. Strong advocate of XHTML, CSS, and semantic web design.

Employment History

Associate Programmer Analyst

E&J Gallo Winery, Modesto, CA (www.ejgallo.com)

March 2008 - Present

  • Email marketing template development & integration
  • Implementation & conversion of Wine Brand websites into the Rhythmyx Content Management System
  • Maintenance of existing static Wine Brand websites using XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and Flash
  • Website traffic analysis through WebTrends Analytics

Web Development Project Consultant

JWAY GROUP, Inc., San Jose, CA (www.jway.com)

January 2008 - March 2008

  • Consulting on technical aspects of projects, during their planning phases
  • Using established company development standards to build and maintain websites

Independent Contractor

JPL Productions, Harrisburg, PA (www.jplprod.com)

September 2007 - December 2007

  • Website development using XHTML / CSS
  • Custom scripting with PHP / MySQL & JavaScript when necessary

Product Manager / Tier 2 Support Engineer

Solutions Internet Communications / AxtaWeb, Tracy, CA (www.axtaweb.com)

February 2004 - November 2007

  • Website design and XHTML / CSS Development
  • Assisting employees and writing operational procedures
  • Management of resources & coworkers through diverse and challenging projects
  • Programming of complex web applications

Skills and Abilities

Applications
Dreamweaver, ExactTarget, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Joomla!, Photoshop, Rhythmyx, WebTrends Analytics

Management
Client, Product & Project Management

Technologies
ActionScript, AJAX, CSS, JavaScript, MySQL, PHP, XHTML & HTML, XML

Techniques
Email Marketing Development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Traffic Analysis, User Interaction Design, User Testing

My Education

The Art Institute of California -
San Francisco

BS in Multimedia & Web Design

Graduated March 22, 2007

Awarded ‘Best of Show’ at AICASF Winter '07 Portfolio Show

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