Brian B.

Brian Bravo

Professional Web DeveloperAustin, TX

Experience

I'm a problem solver at heart with 8+ years of experience in the web industry. I've collaborated with freelancers and agencies in bringing their designs to life and carrying projects across the finish line. 

I've successfully finished projects of diverse complexity, budgets and deadlines. My main focus is to provide a website that will be a catalyst for the success of my clients. 

Skills & Tools

Frontend

  • HTML5, Pug (Jade)
  • CSS3, LESS, SASS
  • Technical SEO
  • Mobile-friendly code
  • JavaScript, CoffeeScript
  • Backbone, EmberJS, ReactJS

Backend

  • CraftCMS 2, CraftCMS 3, CraftCMS Plugins
  • ExpressionEngine
  • WordPress
  • PHP, Twigs, Ruby
  • MySQL & PostgreSQL
  • Custom APIs

Design

  • Style guides
  • Functional design
  • Responsive websites
  • Responsive emails
  • Web applications

Dev Tools

  • Grunt, Gulp, Webpack
  • Codekit, MAMP Pro
  • Sequel Pro, PHPMyAdmin
  • Git, Bitbucket, GitHub
  • Terminal, SSH

Design Tools

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Sketch
  • Graphic
  • inVisionApp

Other Tools

  • Trello, JIRA
  • Pivotal Tracker
  • Slack, HipChat
  • Bugzilla
  • Jenkins

Work

Commercial Bay

  • Worked with agency development team
  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Implementation of intro animation: JavaScript
  • Integration with CraftCMS
  • Integration with several CraftCMS plugins
  • Use of third-party and custom JavaScript widgets

Nectar Mortgages

  • Worked with agency development team
  • Integration with CraftCMS
  • Integration with several CraftCMS plugins
  • Use of third-party and custom JavaScript widgets

Concordia Hanoi International School

  • Worked with agency development team
  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Use of third-party and custom JavaScript widgets
  • Integration with CraftCMS

Do More With Less Film

  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • PayPal integration
  • Integration with CraftCMS
  • Production and staging server setup: web servers + databases
  • DNS management
  • Ongoing support and maintenance

Kahvila Siili

  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Integration with CraftCMS
  • Production and staging server setup: web servers + databases
  • DNS management

WellSpent

  • Web design
  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Use of third-party and custom JavaScript widgets
  • Integration with CraftCMS
  • Custom CraftCMS plugin development
  • Production and staging server setup: web servers + databases
  • DNS management
  • Ongoing support and maintenance

Santa Fe

  • Worked with agency to provide support and maintenance
  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Use of third-party and custom JavaScript widgets
  • ExpressionEngine performance optimization
  • Production and staging server setup

APIs & Web Applications

  • Work with several companies
  • Web design
  • Web application development
  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • JavaScript applications: Backbone, EmberJS
  • APIs: Ruby, Grape Framework

Fractional Media

  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Integration with CraftCMS & CraftCMS plugins
  • Custom CraftCMS plugins
  • Country-based routing for GDPR compliance
  • Deployment to staging and production servers via Jenkins
  • Ongoing support and maintenance

Cognant

  • Responsive website: HTML5 + CSS3
  • Integration with CraftCMS & CraftCMS plugins
  • Custom CraftCMS plugins
  • Country-based routing for GDPR compliance
  • Deployment to staging and production servers via Jenkins
  • Ongoing support and maintenance

Tinkering

I've been curious about HTML5 games for some time so I've started going through some tutorials and putting together a few simple games. So far all I've gotten is thumbs up from my sons who ask me on a weekly basis what when the next game will be ready.