TEJ BOSE

Web Designer and Developer, 2d/3d Graphics Specialist

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TECHNICAL SKILLS

Web Design

Responsive web design with mobile-first approach

  • Dreamweaver
  • Flash Professional

Graphics and Illustration

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Graphic tablet
  • InDesign

Web Development

  • HTML 5
  • CSS 3
  • Joomla CMS
  • Wordpress
  • Javascript
  • jQuery (including UI, Mobile)
  • PHP
  • MySQL

3d Modeling and Animation

  • Maya
  • 3d Studio Max
  • Zbrush
  • Motion Capture

Video Editing

  • After Effects
  • Premiere

WORK EXPERIENCE

Affinity Network Solutions

Senior Web Designer/Developer and Graphics Specialist

Silver Spring, MD

June 2006 Current

Recent Accomplishments in Affinity Network Solutions
  • Primary web designer and developer for a responsive (mobile-first) internal website for Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) Hosting Services that combine multiple internal IT groups under Cyber Solutions Network (CSN). The design is influenced by the BAH brand and is built in HMTL5, CSS3, JS and jQuery. It contains encrypted PHP forms and also supports older IE versions. Special consideration was placed on a smooth and intuitive UX.
  • Lead web designer and developer for a responsive (mobile-first) website template for Affinity Networks website and multiple product websites based on Wordpress, using HTML5 and CSS3. The various websites include product information pages and customer sign up forms.
  • UI prototype and UX designer for a CRM for BAH project lab services.
  • Lead web designer and developer for a responsive (mobile-first) website for BAH’s Global Hosting Services (GHS) with a focus on usability across platforms. It contains JS based conditional, encrypted forms for client team requests and is built with HTML5, CSS3, JS, jQuery, PHP, icon fonts etc.
  • Web designer and developer for an internal BAH Cloud Services website for client teams to access and build projects on the cloud, with encrypted project submissions.
Ongoing Duties and Past Projects for Affinity Networks and clients
  • Website maintenance and periodic website design and content updates for Affinity websites, Booz Allen’s Hosting services, Cloud services, CSN and GHS websites, and other client websites.
  • Creating 3d animations for product demos, advertisements and spatial walkthroughs.
  • Designing and developing Joomla CMS and Wordpress websites for dynamic content and admin access for clients that provide greater functionality and control than traditional websites.
  • Leading teams in building customized components and modules for various portal websites.
  • Creating interactive Flash animations or interfaces for Affinity websites, client websites, promotions and Affinity product demos etc.
  • Designing print and digital brochures, flyers and creating Internet marketing campaigns.
  • Creating CMS, HTML and Flash sites for Affinity’s web catalog that can easily be built into a customized website based on client requests in a short period of time.
  • Project lead in designing and testing a Filemaker system for capturing and tracking labs and POCs.
  • Setting up a subscription and tracking system and a nation-wide branch directory using CiviCRM for a large non-profit (Seniornet) as part of their Joomla CMS website.

George Washington University, Computer Science Department

Web Designer and Developer

Washington, DC

August 2005 May 2006

  • Designed and developed the new Computer Science Department website.
  • Maintained the department website with frequent content and design updates as webmaster.

Exent Technologies Inc.

Graphics Specialist (summer internship)

Bethesda, MD

May 2005 July 2005

  • Created video game art and animations for Exent Tech’s inventory of online games.
  • Created marketing artwork and animations to promote Exent Tech and their services.

EDUCATION

Master of Business Administration

University of Maryland, University College, Adelphi, MD

April 2011 March 2013

  • Focus on Marketing and International Business

Master of Science, Computer Science – Graphics and Animation

George Washington University, Washington, DC

August 2004 May 2006

  • Used programming and 3d tools to create graphics, animation, gaming, motion capture and interface design
  • Graduated from School of Engineering and Applied Science (3.7 GPA)

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science – Information Systems

State University of New York, at Brockport, NY

January 2001 June 2004

  • Minors in Communication-Persuasion studies and Studio Art
  • Graduated with Honors and Summa Cum Laude (3.8 GPA)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Illustrating Comic books

Writing, illustrating and digitally painting original comics and graphic novels (www.talesofneel.com) helps in finding creative and visual ways to develop a planned narrative

Designing 3d models

Modeling and texturing 3d models for animation, 3d printing and various creative projects helps in fully visualizing and realizing a concept from sketch to finish and add interactive elements into the web

Photography

Photography helps in learning composition and telling a story via a still frame with the use of the tools of photography

World Travel

My travels and living experiences around the world has opened me to different world views, cultures and art

Languages

English

Bengali

Hindi