Jordan Checkman

Front End Developer/UX Designer

  • HTML5/CSS3
  • JavaScript/jQuery
  • MySQL/PHP
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Wordpress Integration
  • Wireframing
  • PhotoShop/Pixelmator/GIMP
  • Fluid Layouts
  • C/C++
  • Python

Ready Set Whoa
Present

Co-Founder
  1. I craft the user experience from concept to code for a wide variety of clients in a varied array of fields.
  2. Designed and developed interactive graphic for Urban Green Council's Baby It's Cold Inside campaign. (As featured in the Wall Street Journal)
  3. Created Please.js: a library for creating and manipulating pleasing colors and color schemes.

Yoh Contractor - PJM Interconnection
2009-2014

Business Analyst
  1. Developed extensible reporting framework which dynamically generated and delivered flat HTML/CSS/JS files compiled from CSV.
  2. Designed and supported front end systems for the eDART Application Suite.
  3. Gathered requirements and created documentation for upcoming projects.
  4. Supervised and mentored student Co-Ops.

PJM Interconnection
2007-2009

Co-Op
  1. Performed testing and QA on upcoming applications.
  2. Assisted in design and mockup creation.
  3. Managed users and performed data migrations in an Oracle Enviornment.

Drexel University
2007-2012

Bachelor of Science - Computer Science
  1. Concentration in Human-Computer Interaction
  2. Concentration in Game Design