Jason T. Smith Owner/Developer

Professional Summary

I am a technologist with over 14 years of experience. I have been a member of teams working on some of the most high profile experiences on the web. I have been continually developing, maintaining, supporting, designing and administering web sites and web applications for a wide range of clients, including: HP, Abercrombie & Fitch, L.L. Bean, Nationwide, Bush's Beans, Dentyne, Wendy's and P&G Brands. My technical expertise includes working with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, XML/XSL and mobile technologies. I have a wide range of skills and have been exposed to a vast array of development environments. I also have experience as a freelance web designer and developer.

WAA Commerce / Lead eCommerce Development / August 2014 - Present

Express / Manager eCommerce Development / March 2011 - August 2014

  • Responsibilities include CSS, JS, JSP(JSTL) and Facebook development
  • Worked closely with design and marketing to develop Facebook eCommerce application.
  • Developed Front End for Express Loyalty Program
  • Lead developer for all Front end initiatives.
  • Conducted research and made recommendations for future development.
  • Involved in all aspects of replatform project from FRY Commerce to Oracle ATG
  • Review and approval of all redesign coding efforts for Express.com
  • Developed in-store iPad application and in-store mobile guide
  • Created Apple Passbook generating application with PHP and HTML.

Abercrombie & Fitch / Senior Front-End Developer / 2010 - 2011

  • Senior developer on a 6 person team.
  • Responsibilities include CSS and JS redesign for all Abercrombie web sites.
  • Worked closely with design and marketing to complete redesign. In addition, worked with Java back-end developers to achieve design and functional requirements.
  • Conducted research and made recommendations for CSS design, JS framework as well as UX (user experience) and accessibility.
  • Advised Junior developers on best practices and code review.

Resource Interactive / Senior Front-End Developer / 2004 - 2010

  • Responsible for Production Front End web development
  • Lead a team of junior Developers for a diverse range of fortune 500 clients.
  • Extensive development with CSS, HTML and Javascript including jQuery and Mootools Frameworks. Facebook Application development.
  • Created mobile web experiences using Netbiscuits and jQTouch.
  • Mentoring and best practice documentation including Estimating and Architecting UI Development.
  • Web UI Group Senior Developer
  • Extensive use of Photoshop.
  • Technologies/Environments utilized include: CSS, HTML, Javascript, PHP, SQL, FLEX, Java, ASP.NET

American Electric Power(AEP) / Software Developer / 2008 - 2009

  • Responsible for updating and developing all AEP external sites, including: AEP.com, AEPOhio.com as well as 6 other Utility sites and multiple other related sites.
  • Complete development of GridSmartOhio.com from PhotoShop Mock-ups utilizing CSS and .NET
  • Developed a FLEX/Flash Video Player for ElectricTransmissionAmerica.com
  • Consulted on User Experience, accessibility and 508 Compliance.
  • Part of a team responsible for enhancing AEP's web presence.
  • Technologies utilized include: .NET, ASP, CSS, HTML and Flex


University of Pittsburgh

B.A. Anthrolology/Art History