James S. | Elance
 
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James S.

Web Interactive - Back and Front expert LAMP CSS
   United States
  |   Rolling Hills Estates, CA
  |  12:13 pm Local Time

Resume/C.V.

Software engineer using LAMP stack PHP / Smarty, Front-End pixel-perfect, cross browser, CSS, SEO, Domain Registrar Admin, professional photographer - UPI Paris / Athens - Technical & Creative writer more than 20 years experience.
Service Description
He was Project Manager and Agile Scrum Master for 4 programming teams at Oversee.net where he also taught Excel, MySql and Search Engine Optimization. He was Chief Video Content Manager for the 5th largest worldwide social media online site. As admin for one of the largest domain registrar's in the world, nameking.com with three million domain names, Mr. Shuster handled legal issues and trained new staff.
Education
City University, London England
Bachelor of Science Music Sound Engineering
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Employment
Self
Contractor Consultant
2000 - Present
• Web design, LAMP, PHP, CSS, MySQL, LINUX, Flash, Admin • Social media video collection LAMP site with 3800 members. Redesigned advanced search and sort functions, HD video playback, Quality control, encoding conversions, custom thumb modifications with uploader, Facebook, Google+, Twitter API’s, Custom Flash & IPad & Apple MP4 player design and cross browser CSS support, SEO, Tech documentation, legal policy and more than 200 changes, enhancing the user experience: popmodal.com • All CSS, JPlayer, JQuery, Javascript, Ecommerce, musicians site: georgegrosman.com • Fine Artist presentation web site CSS, Javascript: egeligallery.com • Created Ecommerce app to run on Localhost - allows musicians to sell music and keep the profits: smashpen.com – CSS, JPlayer, Javascript, server shell scripting • Site security, Windows Server R2, Linux admin, CMS, API integration, Video content control and distributed network, load balancing - Case studies at producerelease.com • Volunteer President – Experience Unlimited, EDD State of California – Job Club – Teaching ongoing classes in Excel, Word, Powerpoint, MySQL, Negotiations, Internet related classes.
Oversee.net
Project Manager / Scrum
2005 - 2008
• Project Manager and Agile Scrum Master of 15 code developers in 4 teams for software updates revenue.net, domainsponsor.com, nameking.com, lowfares.com. Met deadlines and exceeded expectations for all projects. • Domain Site Admin Registrar with 2.5M domains – Managed purchases and disputes • livedigital.com. Created business plan, FAQ, customer support, video tutorials, demo channels. Case studies at: producerelease.com/Internet • Tech Writer – Linux & sales manuals, FAQ’s, legal docs and online Wiki support pages. • Search Engine Optimization to improve ranking for Google and Yahoo • Quality Assurance for Web 2.0, AJAX, perl, MySql sites • Manuals, FAQ and legal document, perl docs -Tech Writer • MySQL and Estimation teacher, PowerPoint presentations, Excel consultant
Intransol
Mac Business Network
1998 - 2002
Set up and Maintain Mac / Windows Network
Akamai Technologies
Windows NT Admin & Integration Consultant
1999 - 2000
• Custom integrator for Web clients to use the worldwide Akamai network, video meta data, distributed video streaming for Windows Media Player, Quicktime, Server load balancing. • Created Windows hard drive images and IT support, Apache, Perl, Linux integration
Great Eastern Technologies
Sales and Network Services Manager
1999 - 1999
• Managed Network Services department • Sold SGI Computers and custom solutions for Post Production & TV Broadcast
Sun Microsystems
Windows NT Network Contractor
1998 - 1998
Network support for Cereon Genomics in Cambridge, MA
The CIA - Complete Internet Access
Internet Contractor
1998 - 1998
BSDI Unix and Internet service provider admin and connectivity projects.
First Church of Christ, Scientist
Remote Dial~in Consultant
1998 - 1998
Project to streamline worldwide remote dial-in to Secure ID server. Mac & PC. Created video training program for IT staff and 300 page Internet help site.
Koetter, Kim & Associates, Inc.
Mac and Windows Contractor
1998 - 1998
BBN Technologies (Raytheon)
PC / Mac Desktop Support
1997 - 1997
Resolved Internet, PC and Mac problems as a 2nd level support.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mac Contractor - Dean of Students Office
1997 - 1997
Office of the Dean for Undergraduate Students ~ Helped staff and students with computer setups.
Harvard Business School
Internet Contractor - PC and Mac
1996 - 1996
Setup students to use remote access to the Internet.
NO KA OI Foundation
SGI / UNIX Contractor
1995 - 1995
Maui High Performance Computing Center in Kihei, Maui, Hawaii. - Setup 3D VRML fly through pages of Maui
Callaway Golf
Excel Contractor
1995 - 1995
Inventory dbase creation for Big Bertha and other club production.
SoftAware
Product Manager: Internet Software Sales and Tech
1994 - 1995
Organized a sales and support team and promote an Internet software product.
Boss Films
SGI ~ Unix File Administrator
1994 - 1994
A motion picture special effects company. ~ File Administration for special effects.
Castle Rock Entertainment
PC & Mac Contractor Support
1994 - 1994
Supported PC and Mac, motion picture accounting software for; "City Slickers II", "Dolores Clayborne" and "Seinfeld".
PC Workshop
Software Teacher
1993 - 1994
Teacher for Excel, MS Word, DOS, Windows
Occidental Petroleum
Graphics and Computer Contractor / Exec. Secretary
1992 - 1993
Department of Risk Management
Republic Pictures
PC Contractor
1991 - 1991
Project to organize and research the listing of library of feature films.
MGM/UA Communications Co.
Supervisor Telex / Fax
1986 - 1990
Installed computer communications networks and managed all international communications via Telex and Fax. Worked for film production computer support in Albert Brocolli's production of the James Bond film "License to Kill".
United Press International
Photojournalist
1986 - 1986
Stationed in Athens, Greece.
US. Army
Instructor and Photo Lab Manager
1985 - 1986
Butzbach, Germany
United Press International
Photojouralist and Fashion Photographer
1984 - 1984
Paris, France
Hawaii Pacific College, Honolulu
Music Teacher
1982 - 1982
California State Motion Picture Council
Photographer - Locations
1982 - 1982
Hollywood central office for the State's Entertainment Location service
Leica Cameras
U.S. Product Manager - Cameras
1980 - 1982
Camera product national manager.
British Broadcasting Company
Transportation driver
1980 - 1980
London, England
European Tour Service
Owner / Driver
1974 - 1980
Summer service organizing tours in Europe. Paris, Amsterdam, London.
Sandy's Camera
Salesperson
1972 - 1974
Payment Terms
Net 30
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