I'm a user interface designer and web developer with a passion for designing beautiful and functional user experiences and a minimalist that believes less is more. I'm also a veteran web developer with over 12 years of experience who focuses on writing clean, elegant and efficient code. I love working with HTML5, CSS3, WordPress, PHP and jQuery.

Employment

  • Web Designer/Administrator Sr.2014 - Present

    University of Michigan Health System

    Web Design and Development for the University of Michigan Health System and associated client sites.

  • Associate Webmaster / Web Developer Temp2013 - 2014

    Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy - University of Michigan

    Wordpress CMS development; Performed web maintenance, and some web application development and modifying. Managed students and prioritized projects.

  • Senior Web Developer2004 - Present

    J3Art Solutions

    Co-founder of web design firm that designs and develops web solutions with a focus on strong use of modern coding standards, SEO, and aesthetic design. We have recently migrated to using Wordpress as our choice of CMS.

  • Web Developer2007 - 2010

    Eastmans' Publishing, Inc.

    Senior web developer for international publishing company. Helped build and grow the site to be one of the most popular western big game hunting websites and increased revenue via Eastmans' online store.

  • Junior Web Designer2002-2005

    Presque Isle Electric & Gas Co-op

    Redesigned existing site still in use in 2014, created new and efficient ideas to help make the site the leading utilities company in northern Michigan. Coldfusion was used as the server.

Education

  • Bachelor of Computer Science - Web Development2006 - 2009

    Baker College Center for Graduate Studies - Flint, MI

    Board of Regent's Scholarship Recipient, Named to President's List, Named to Dean's List

  • Associate of Applied Sciences - Web Design2004 - 2006

    Baker College of Owosso - Owosso, MI

    Board of Regent's Scholarship Recipient, Named to President's List, Named to Dean's List

  • High School Diploma2000 - 2004

    Onaway High School - Onaway, MI

    National Honor Society, Marching Band, Symphony Band, Jazz Band, Basketball, Track, Volunteer Work

Graphics and media skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite

  • Microsoft Office

  • Social Media Integration

  • Google Analytics

Programming Skills

  • HTML/CSS3

  • Php/MySql

  • Javascript / jQuery

  • Wordpress / Drupal

  • Bootstrap / SASS

  • Ecommerce Platforms

  • Search Engine Optimization

  • Database Design

About Me

  • Web design is my passion. I enjoy making websites beautiful, usable and accessible. I have over 12 years of professional experience as a web developer. I am highly motivated and work seamlessly with a team. I am also very organized and have strong leadership abilities.

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Some of my recent projects

Contact info

  • Location: Ann Arbor, MI

  • Email: josh@j3art.com
  • Phone: 307-254-3304
  • Website: www.joshcoggins.com
  • Website: www.j3art.com

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