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									                                                Nelson M. Wiggins
                                         1656 Ambergrove Drive, San Jose CA, 95131
                                               Email: nmwiggins@yahoo.com
                                              Portfolio: www.nmwiggins.com
                                                  Mobile: (408) 220-5754
Objective
   Seeking Sr. User Interface Designer position to build best-of-class applications utilizing my skills in user interaction,
   visual design and technical development.

Skills
   User Interaction Design and Information Architecture – 10yrs
   Visual design using Photoshop CS3 and Illustrator CS3 – 13yrs
   Web Development and UI Prototyping with XHTML, CSS, Javascript, Flash – 11yrs
   User Testing and Analysis – 10yrs
   Project Management – 13yrs
   UNIX, CVS, Perl, PHP, Apache, VSS, JSP environments – 10yrs


Work Experience
   5/2008 – 9/2009 Connectbeam, Inc. – User Interface Design Manager
          Designed and implemented Connectbeam’s award winning social bookmarking and tagging application
          Designed social collaboration and knowledge sharing application
          Designed social collaboration analytics application

   2/2008 – 5/2008 Starcite, Inc. – Sr. User Interface Designer (Contract)
      Redesigned and tested a new robust search for Starcite’s meeting management application
      Helped direct the redesign of www.starcite.com

   6/2000 – 1/2008 Myers Internet, Inc. – Sr. User Interface Designer
          Designed template website system involving online purchase, creation, and content admin
          Redesigned template website products such as calculators, rate search engines, CRM
          Designed/redesigned/maintained ecommerce portals: www.myers.com, support.myers.com, www.loanapp.com,
           www.bestrate.com, www.mortgage-net.com, www.agentcenter.com, www.originatornetwork.com,
           admin.originatornetwork.com, www.agentcenter.com
          Designed and implemented a new ecommerce portal combining both the Myers and eMagic products
          Most work is documented at http://support.myers.com

   10/1999 – 6/2000 E-Loan, Inc. – Sr. Web Designer/Software Engineer
          Extensive project to adapt www.carfinance.com to www.eloan.com (everything written in PERL)
          Designed and implemented the second generation auto section on www.eloan.com
          Transitioned from front-end work to full time back-end working with PERL with an Informix database

   9/1997 – 10/1999 Harris Moran Seed Company – Design Manager
      Responsible for marketing communications design
      Created graphic design department
      Managed four designers and several design agencies


Education
   Ongoing Independent Studies – usability design, information architecture, navigation design, software life-cycles, Agile
   Development, CSS techniques, web graphic techniques, JQuery, CRM design, social media, financial systems
   2002-2004 Nielsen Normal Seminars – usability ROI, usability fundamentals, intranet usability, low budget user testing
   1994-1995 Hartnel Community College – general education
   1994 Toastmasters International – public speaking
   1990-1992 Modesto Community College – general education, awards in speech and debate, senator elect, member of
   Business and Finance Committee, founded chess club

								
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