Patrick Thomas | Elance
Last Sign-in: Aug 19, 2014

Patrick Thomas

Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, Jquery, Photoshop, CSS
   United States
  |   San Antonio, TX
  |  4:27 am Local Time


I make websites work, I think outside the box, and I push the envelope in the mobile space.
Service Description
High standards, creativity and passion are applied to all projects where I live by one rule, there should be no half measures. Graphic Design and Web Design are what make me happy, particularly when I can apply my skills to a product or brand and watch them grow.

I have years of experience designing and building front-end consumer facing websites. My clients are involved in the process of the first rough sketches to the completion of the website. I'm methodical, so it is always clear what you can expect from me. In addition, I follow my steps to a successful website (Discovery, Analysis, Design, Prototype, Development, Support). Success guaranteed!

I have much to offer, but what I offer, starting with a good conversation about who you are and what you want to project to the world.

- Website Design
- Web 2.0 Development
- E-commerce websites
- Application Programming
- Database Management
- Content Management Systems
The JL Group
Sr. Lead Developer
2011 - 2011
Interface with and lead external digital production partners and agency team members and clients. Research advanced topics related to web development technology and trends and mentor team members. Scope and maintain budgets & resources on complex and multi-faceted technology projects, from requirements gathering to launch. Ensure proper allocation of resources to projects and provide full-life-cycle project oversight.
Creative Link
LAMP Developer
2009 - 2011
Developed proprietary CMS and managed multiple projects on an ongoing basis. Integrated with numerous XML feeds and APIs for data sharing, synchronization and email campaigns.
Diamond Studios
LAMP Developer
2008 - 2009
Developed proprietary rewards program for Hibbett Sporting Goods website allowing for customers to earn in-store credit through interaction with the corporate website. System was tightly integrated with customerís offline purchases and gift certificate processing.
Web Developer
2000 - 2002
Development and maintenance of company's internet applications and management of existing applications and administration of the site database. Serving as an integral team player in the design, development, and testing of new development efforts with emphasis placed in XML content delivery and backend synchronization.
Web Developer/Consultant
Systems Analyst
1996 - 2000
Intranet Developer, AT&T Wireless, Palm Beach, FL Managed development of the Southeast region Intranet. Coordinated publishing mechanisms for content, statistics and security. Collaborated with Director of Technology to standardized Intranet security policies. XML, XSL/XSLT, Stored Procedures, SQL, ASP, VB, Javascript and PHP. Sr. Systems Analyst, UAB Hospital, Birmingham, AL Collaborated with a team of 10+ members of the Y2K contingency committee with an emphasis in analytical and relational database design. Mitigated and negotiated issue resolutions with 3rd party vendors. Sr. Lead Developer, Securelogix, San Antonio, TX Functioned as a Jack of all trades in a small development team to define customer-centric solutions to integrate with existing platform. Conducted technical presentations to clients as part of the sales process.
Payment Terms
50% deposit, 40% after completion of beta version and the final 10% upon delivery.
Patrick Thomas | Elance

Patrick Thomas