An interactive panel that dynamically loads tweets and Youtube videos from a user's channel.
Developed with Javascript using jQuery.

Developed using Wordpress with Types(custom post plugin). Created custom photo viewer with jQuery.

Developed using Wordpress. The theme is downloaded but customized according to client's requests. Responsive design.

Developed using Wordpress. The theme is downloaded but customized according to client's requests. Responsive design.

A social network site for Africa. Developed with Social Engine. Highly customized. Responsive design.

Developed with Magento.

Developed with Magento. Responsive design.

Developed with Magento. The site is localized to Bulgarian. Responsive design.

A final project for Front-End Course 2012 at Telerik Academy. Developed with Wordpress.

Developed with Wordpress using Types plugin for custom posts and mqTranslate plugin for site localization. Still in development.

Animation effects done with SVG.

Theme design in static HTML.

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OBJECTIVE

To work as Front-End Developer within an innovative and creative environment.

SKILLS

  • Ability to code in HTML5, CSS3, SASS, JavaScript (AJAX, JSON), jQuery (jQueryUI, jQueryMobile), PHP, MySQL, ActionScript 3.0.
  • Front-end development for content management systems (CMS): Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal, Magento, Social Engine, Zend, cakePHP, custom Java frameworks.
  • Implementation of efficient, responsive, and user-friendly designs for desktops and mobile devices. Applying cutting-edge front-end code, tricks and techniques.
  • Knowledge of web standards, SEO, identifying and resolving cross-browser compatibility issues. Programming using readable, clean and semantically correct code.
  • Solid experience in web development using RESTful services with AJAX and JSON. Creating form validations, data rendering and interaction to create intuitive and user-friendly web applications.
  • Extensive knowledge of Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter APIs.
  • Localization of web content based on JavaScript, PHP or CMS tools.
  • Excellent knowledge of design tools like Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, effectively manage priorities, and communicate progress.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Methodical and structured approach with eye for detail and quality.
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, SVN) and task management systems (JIRA).
  • Fluent in English and Bulgarian. US and Bulgarian citizen.

EXPERIENCE

2012-2015, Senior Front-End Developer

Gopler Ltd. - Web development company (Sofia, Bulgaria)
Overall responsibility for the projects' front-end development. Worked with foreign and local clients to create a variety of websites, web and mobile applications based on Java and PHP back-end.

Developed CMS based websites for online casinos with user and game management that was administered by Java back-end platforms. Implemented intuitive AJAX user interaction with the back-end and ensured cross-browser compatibility.

Created websites that use content management systems (CMS) and required responsive and mobile design. Worked on the development of a social networking site based on the Social Engine platform.

Developed the front-end of online casino games and web apps using HTML with JavaScript, Java with Google Web Development Toolkit (GWT), and Java with JSF/JSP.

2008-2011, Front-End and Multimedia Developer

Hewlett-Packard (San Diego, California)
Created web and Flash applications, interface designs, graphic art and advertisements for the newest HP products. Ensured cross-browser/platform integrity of web and Flash designs.

Worked closely with team members, product managers and development teams to build storyboards, concept mockups, demos, and prototypes. Managed workflow and deadlines of multiple projects to ensure quality and timely release of products.

2007-2008, Front-End Developer and Web Designer

Koni Corporation – Leading supplier of soft goods for the hospitality industry (San Diego, CA)
Developed the company’s corporate website and intranet web portal. Created web and graphic design standards for products and presentations. Integrated graphic elements and designs for products in collaboration with the Marketing Department. The work consisted of web design, catalogues, brochures, flyers, and web graphics.

EDUCATION

The Art Institute of California – San Diego
Bachelor of Science, 2005 – Media Arts and Animation

Nikolay Monov


Phone: (+359)887-000-974

E-mail: n_monov@hotmail.com

Address: Sofia, Bulgaria

Online Portfolio: nicks-page.com