Alex Rekas

WORK EXPERIENCE

studioDeft Designer / Developer | 2016 – present

  • UI/UX Design & Development
    • Site design based on previously installed branding guidelines
    • Concepts & wire frames for future products
    • Building small sites with client feedback
    • UX design consultation

Distributed Solutions, Inc. Designer/Developer | 2013 – 2016

  • UI/UX Design
    • Redesigning UI/UX for web-based software
    • Wire Framing & Prototyping via front-end development
    • Advancing the design with user feedback
  • Front-end Development
    • HTML/CSS/JavaScript
    • Following Agile development process

Town of Herndon Graphic Designer | 2006 – Present

  • Media design
    • Digital and print media design for the Parks & RecreationDepartment
    • Working within branding guidelines for various events & products
    • Handling multiple projects for completion by deadline
    • Creating web content for herndon-va.gov

Rural Studio at Auburn University Volunteer | 2011

  • Assisting current students with building full scale architecture projects for the community

EDUCATION

James Madison University

B.S. Studio Art – Industrial Design, 2010

Northern Virginia Community College

A.S. Mathmatics, 2008

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Adobe CC

Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver

Front End Development

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap, LESS/SASS, Visual Studio, Joomla, Drupal, WordPress

INFO / INTERESTS

Born in Herndon, Virginia
Soccer / Snowboarding / Mtn. Biking / Hiking / The Outdoors
New technologies / Creating