Expertise Highlights

Pixel Perfect Front-end Production

WordPress Theme and Plugin Development

Responsive Marketing Emails

“I have worked with Rudy for 2 years and he is by far and away the best front-end coder I have come across. We hired him specifically to work on our email campaigns, but he quickly became my go-to guy for all our HTML/CSS/WordPress needs.”

Chris Johnson
Creative Manager
NexTag Inc.

“Rudy has a number of strengths to offer an employer. He is always interested in helping others…And is not afraid to take on new challenges.”

Chris Wu
Project Manager

About me

I’ve been developing websites, marketing emails and custom PHP applications for the past 10+ years. I’m very passionate on what I do and I pride myself on meeting deadlines. The companies I have worked for include NexTag, Red Robin, Corona, Mazda and many more.


Programming Languages: PHP, Javascript, jQuery, and AngularJS.
Web Front End: HTML / HTML5, CSS / CSS3, LESS, Sass and Bootstrap.
Designing Tools: Dreamweaver, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Database Management Systems: MySQL.
Working Platforms: Windows, Linux and OSX.
Microsoft Applications: Microsoft Office—Excel, Word.

Professional Experience

  • Front-end Web Developer, Graphic Language 2016 – Present | Oakland, CA. Worked closely with the creative team to produce cutting edge websites using Laravel, AngularJS and Sass; nominated for Best Website by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
  • Web developer, NexTag Inc., 2014 – 2016 | Redwood City, CA. Designed and coded various email campaigns with dynamic data using IBM Silverpop and Sailthru Email Platforms, also worked on NexTag’s Mobile Front-end and co-branded websites.
  • Senior PHP/AJAX Programmer, Kicksolutions Inc., 2010 to 2014 | Hicksville, NY. In charge of supporting and delivering business solutions by creating and enhancing applications and processes. In addition, creating in-depth analytical reports and statistical models for different departments and team members. Other duties include, managing and maintaining multiple MySQL Server Databases, and dedicated Web Servers. Designed several web forms; Developed multiple online reports using PHP and MySQL; Created websites and eCommerce solutions for the company.
  • Programmer, Basement Inc., 2009-2010 | Los Angeles, CA. Worked on a variety of projects including Red Robin and G4TV.
  • Lead Programmer, APEX BBDO, 2003-2009. Developed websites for BBDO clients among them Pizza Hut, Corona, Mazda, Park Avenue and many more.

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