Jesse Janowiak

Experienced full-stack web developer with more than 10 years of experience building and supporting websites. Adaptable to new tools, languages, and workflows. Lifelong learner.

Technical Skills

  • Advanced CSS layout and design strategies, covering the gamut from fully backwards-compatible to cutting edge
  • Modern JavaScript: vanilla ES6, JQuery, and frameworks including, React, Vue, Svelte
  • Advanced WordPress theme and plugin development using modern PHP coding and testing techniques
  • Continuous integration, testing, and deployment pipelines

Web Developer Experience

  • NewCity Media, Blacksburg, VA Senior Web Developer
    January 2016Present

    Lead WordPress developer at NewCity: developed completely custom themes and plugins for colleges and universitiesBuilt component libraries using Fractal, Pattern Lab, and Twig and prepared them for CMS integrationWorked directly with client teams to plan and implement site featuresClient training, including in-person demos and thorough written documentation
  • Virginia-Maryland School of Veterinary Medicine Web Developer
    July 2013December 2015

    Redesigned and implemented entire college website consisting of hundreds of pagesMaintained and updated college website on a daily basis
  • Freelance Web Developer & Designer Self Employed
    December 2011June 2013

    Designed and implemented websites for a variety of small businesses and organizations.
  • NewEra Advertising, Williamsport, PA Web and Graphic Designer
    February 2011August 2011

    Designed and built websites for the agency’s clientsBuilt and maintained the agency’s own website


  • Animation Mentor (Online Program) Certificate in Character Animation
    Graduated July 2009

  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN B.S. Computer Graphics Technology
    Graduated May 2003

Other Experience

  • Purdue University School of Technology Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant
    January 2007December 2008

  • Purdue University Engineering Computer Network Web Graphics Technician
    January 2000August 2003


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