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

  • Photoshop
  • Dreamweaver
  • Flash Professional

Graphics and Illustration

  • Illustrator
  • Graphic tablet
  • SketchBook Pro
  • InDesign

Front-end Development

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

3d Modeling and Animation

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

Video Production

  • 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
  • Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) Hosting Services website - Primary web designer / front-end developer for a responsive (mobile-first) internal BAH website that combines multiple BAH IT groups under Cyber Solutions Network (CSN). The design is influenced by the BAH brand and the design priority is a smooth, intuitive UX. The site is built with HMTL5, CSS3, JS and jQuery. It contains encrypted PHP forms and also supports older IE versions.
  • Affinity Networks website and product sites - Lead web designer and developer for a responsive (mobile-first) Wordpress template for Affinity Networks and multiple product websites using HTML5 and CSS3. Websites also contain customized Wordpress plugins for e-commerce and user subscriptions.
  • BAH Project Lab Services CRM - UI prototype and UX designer for a CRM for BAH project labs, using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript and jQuery UI.
  • BAH Global Hosting Services (GHS) website - Lead web designer / developer for a responsive (mobile-first) BAH website with a focus on cross-platform usability. It is built with HTML5, CSS3, JS, jQuery, PHP, icon fonts etc. It also contains JS based conditional, encrypted forms for client teams.
  • BAH Cloud Services website - Web designer / developer for an internal BAH website for clients to access and build projects on the cloud, with encrypted project submissions.
Ongoing Duties and Past Projects for Affinity Networks and clients
  • Website maintenance involving 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