Alan Krusemark

I am a designer, developer, motion graphics artist, and an all around great-to-work-with guy with a passion for making technology engaging for everyone. I want to facilitate growth and success at an organization built by equally creative and ambitious minds.

ALAN S. KRUSEMARK

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109 Forest Street Denton, TX 76209

(314) 458-9074 * ak@alankrusemark.com * alankrusemark.com

Objective

I want to facilitate growth and success at an organization built by equally creative and ambitious minds.

Experience

Masergy Communications - Web, Interactive and UI/UX Developer Plano, TX (February 2015 - Present)

University of North Texas - PHP/MySQL Developer Denton, TX (July 2014 - Present)

  • Overhaul LDAP authentication and sanitized HTML->mySQL communication for the Faculty Profile System.<
  • Coordinate and manage maintenance of over 4000 user database.
  • Sanitize front-end input structure of the FPS to allow only for raw text entries in correct format.
  • Scrub database for non-standard entries (mis-encoded characters, mal-formatted date strings, etc.). Attempt to repair errors. Affected over 1 million pieces of information positively in preparation for migration to Digital Measures based profile system; PHP, BASH.
  • Total migration of profile system from mySQL to Oracle-based database; mySQL, PHPMyAdmin.
  • Develop award winning HTML5 data visualization for the Institutional Research Department; jQuery, D3.js

ANPI - Web Developer Dallas, TX (February 2013 - June 2014)

  • Maintain corporate website content and functionality for anpi.com; CentOS, Apache, Wordpress, HTML5.
  • UI/UX for widget-based Unified Communications Customer Administration Portal; Balsamiq Mockups and HTML5.
  • Developed informative web tools; jQuery, AJAX, HTML5.
  • Developed cross-platform email templates for order-confirmations and newsletters; HTML, tables, classical HTML styling.
  • Produced instructional videos for partners, employees and customers; FCP7 and AE.

Weissman Designs For Dance - Videographer St. Louis, MO (February 2009 - February 2013, 4 years)

  • UI/UX for Adobe Air app that demonstrates styles in full-motion video, distributed on DVD with 14,000+ catalogs.
  • Migrated above app UI/UX to HTML5 optimized design.
  • Created and edited online product promotional videos and commercials; FCP7 and AE.
  • Managed video productions: scheduling, equipment, storyboarding, editing, and motion graphics.

Education

WEBSTER UNIVERSITY St. Louis, MO (May 2009 - May 2011)

Bachelor of Arts in Video Production

Skills

Others

  • Perl
  • Processing.org
  • C/C++
  • Node.js
  • Arduino
  • Bootstrap
  • D3.js

Web

  • FTP/SSH
  • HTML/CSS/JS
  • Linux/BASH
  • Wordpress
  • MySQL
  • Git/GitHub
  • Javascript
  • jQuery
  • Drupal

Video Editing

  • Apple Final Cut Pro 7
  • Apple Final Cut Pro X
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Sony Vegas 8.0
  • Adobe OnLocation
  • Audacity

Motion Graphics

  • Adobe After Effects CS4
  • Adobe Photoshop Animation
  • Hand-drawn animation
  • Blue/Green/White Chroma Key

Achievements and Projects

  • Winner of 2015 Best Data Visualization award for National Research University Fund (NRUF) at Texas Association for Institutional Research (TAIR) Conference.
  • Winner at Denton, TX Startup Weekend for Compost Denton, a local composting startup.
  • Webster University Senior Project “The Future of Speech,” a dynamic documentary written in Flash and PHP. Incorporating 200 unique interview clips constructed according to algorithm; no viewer enjoys the same documentary twice.