Front End Developer & Music Photographer
GoldenPlec.com / November 2010 - Present
Initially starting out taking photos of gigs as a hobby, I now, on a voluntary basis, manage and maintain GoldenPlec website which is built on WordPress and handles over
100k page views a month.
Manage and maintain GoldenPlec’s
custom built WordPress theme (SCSS & PHP) Moved the codebase to a
Git based workflow allowing for better collaboration with another developer
Track & fix bugs submitted by a team of over 60 volunteers. Develop and impliment new feature requests from the editors.
Shot acts such as Red Hot Chili Peppers & Noel Gallagher at Croke Park, Macklemore, Mumford & Sons, Imagine Dragons & Ed Sheeran in 3Arena, The Cure, Sigur Rós, Kodaline & at festivals such as Electric Picnic
Three.ie / October 2017 - Present
I'm part of a team of four looking after the
UI and UX of the Three.ie site. This includes launching new products, new landing pages and optimisation of legacy pages.
I built and currently maintain a large
pattern library in Sketch used by 4 of my colleagues. Designed
marketing landing pages for high profile handsets such as iPhone X, Huawei P20 Pro, Samsung S9 adhering to strict manufacturer guidelines. Assigned as
design lead for an upcoming 48 Months rebrand. Purpose of this is to get the site to a place whereby rolling out a rebrand will be easier. Rolled out new page designs for many old sections of Three.ie - assessing their content and bringing the design up to date with new
Email Marketer & Creative Designer
Homestay.com / December 2015 - June 2017
Tasked with managing over
1,000,000 monthly email sends in six different languages. Designed assets for display ads, social media ads and offline marketing materials.
Reviewed & redesigned 50+ system triggered emails to ensure a consistent user experience and drive users through the sales funnel Designed a series of 3 full page ads in easyJet’s in-flight magazine (circulation of 4 million per month)
Designed a large branded exhibition stall at ITB Berlin, the World's Leading Travel Trade Show
Drove the implementation of an new email marketing automated email provider (Vero)
Creative Designer & Email Marketer
GrabOne / April 2012 - December 2015
Responsible for the
design, development and sending of emails to over 400,000 users daily. One third of the website's revenue was a direct result of these daily email sends.
Designed, built and tested bespoke nationwide digital campaigns (independent.ie among others)
Designed and developed custom landing pages, banners and display ads for various marketing campaigns
Designed nationwide print ad campaigns (Irish Independent, The Herald etc)
Managed social media accounts (100k+ fans)
References available on request