Jamie Allen

Professional Summary

I thrive in a creative environment. Working closely with designers, developers and clients I strive to make every project as accessible and intuitive as possible for the end user. My main focus is front end development, user experience and design. I also have an interest in APIs, processes and web servers.

Qualifications

Experience

factor[e] design initiative
May 2009 to Present

Work closely with clients, designers and developers to build the best possible solution to meet the needs of the application. Every project is custom and designed to achieve the goals of the client.


Social Media Group
May 2008 to May 2009

In house web project development, programming and design.

Education

Design Management Diploma
George Brown College, 2008

Bachelor of Arts with Honours - Fine Art
University of Guelph, 2005

Interests

In the last year I was an organizer for the Embrace UX conference in Hamilton, I've mentored for Ladies Learning Code in Hamilton and I have volunteered for local political issues like public transit and various elections.

Currently most of my spare time is been spent with my family. I also enjoy painting, design, strumming guitars, gardening and sailing when I can find the time.