Resume

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ciara cable

Web Developer & Graphic Designer
Binghamton, NY

Experience

Current

Cornell University

Nov. 2022 - Present
Ithaca, NY

Associate Director for Web Solutions & User Experience

  • Enhance and evolve web presence for Alumni Affairs and Development, keep it aligned with best practices in web design, UX, and e-commerce.
  • Maintain websites in accordance with Cornell accessibility standards.
  • Define and implement protocols for web governance, website analysis, and data integrations.
  • Develop websites and web apps supporting Alumni Affairs and Development program areas and business processes.

SUNY Tech Conference Planning Committee

May 2018 - Present

Web & Graphic Designer

Self-Employed

2010 - Present

Freelance Web & Graphic Designer

  • Develop accessible & responsive websites, primarily on WordPress.
  • Design logos, branding packages and identity guides.
  • Design original icons & illustrations.
  • Design brochures, posters, booklets, invitations, "thank you" cards, and a variety of other print materials.

Past

Web Developer - SUNY Broome

Aug. 2016 - Nov. 2022 | Binghamton, NY

  • Administrator of the SUNY Broome website, portal, hosting, infrastructure, & mobile app.
  • Lead web developer & designer, producing themes, custom layouts, & graphics.
  • Supervise & train web technical assistants & content contributors.
  • Manage web environment including: development, design, deployment, testing & maintenance.
  • Design & produce responsive elements for web & mobile applications using HTML, CSS, jQuery/JavaScript, & PHP.
  • Ensure website follows universal design practices & exceeds ADA compliance standards (WCAG AA compliant).
  • Monitor online traffic performance, follows SEO best practices.
  • Create & maintain integrations between the website, portal, mobile app, & social media.
  • Regulate & manage web access rights for web content contributors. Produce, maintain, & follow a content maintenance calendar to ensure all pages are reviewed on a regular basis.
Staff Associate for Web & Graphic Design - SUNY Broome

Jan. 2014 - Aug. 2016 | Binghamton, NY

  • Lead graphic & web designer.
  • Supervised technical assistants for web and graphic design.
  • Managed web projects, developed themes & custom layouts.
  • Developed & designed websites using WordPress & Unifyed.
  • Assisted in yearly planning & budgeting processes.
  • Maintained college-ran social media accounts.
  • Developed & implemented web and print media campaign deliverables (graphics for social media, webpages, web ads, etc)
  • Supported programmers by designing responsive web elements for websites & mobile apps.
  • Designed & produced brochures, posters, tradeshow displays, programs, postcards & other promotional materials.
  • Developed and maintained campus brand identity pieces such as letterhead, business cards, signage, etc.
Adjunct Instructor - SUNY Broome

May 2012 - Jun. 2018 | Binghamton, NY

  • Taught students the basics of creating a website with HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript as well as more advanced topics such as CMSs, social media management, and some PHP.
  • Courses included: BIT173: Basics of Website Creation, BIT186: Interactive Websites
Technical Assistant IIA - SUNY Broome

May 2012 - Dec. 2014 | Binghamton, NY

  • Web, graphic, and print design for SUNY Broome Community College.
  • Migrated & reproduced a significant portion of web content on SUNY Broome's new CMS, Liferay.

Education

  • Criminology, BA
    SUNY Cortland
  • Business Information Management, AS
    SUNY Broome
  • Paralegal, AAS
    SUNY Broome

Skillset

Web

  • WordPress, multisite management, custom post type & plugin development, theme design & customization, Genesis framework
  • Accessibility & WCAG 2.2 standards compliance
  • Web policy & procedure writing (governance & accessibility)
  • SEO monitoring & improvement
  • UX, UI design & testing
  • Responsive design
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP
  • VPAT assessment
  • Email template design & development

Design

  • Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
  • Brand identity
  • Figma
  • Logo design
  • Midjourney
  • Print design: invitations, brochures, business cards, posters, etc...

Software & Services

  • Acalog
  • Asana
  • Bluehost
  • BrowserStack
  • CrazyEgg
  • Dynamic Forms
  • Google Analytics
  • RAVE Alert
  • Siteimprove
  • Slate
  • WordPress
  • WPEngine
  • Wufoo
  • Zapier