Megan Taylor

web developer, hack-n-slasher, freelancer, news & data junkie, bibliophile, Flyers fan, sci-fi geek and kitteh servant

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SKILLS

Proficient with HTML · CSS · WordPress · cross-browser development

Comfortable with Git/GitHub · JavaScript · APIs · jQuery · responsive development

Working on mobile application design/development with HTML5

EXPERIENCE

Spies & Assassins / kbs+  ·  Jr. UI Developer 2014 – Present

ScriptEd  ·  Volunteer Teacher 
2013 – Present
· help volunteers plan and create curriculum
· teach HTML, CSS and JavaScript in NYC high schools
· assess students’ progress and prepare them for summer internships

Freelance
2009 – Present
· build custom websites in WordPress
· integrate social media APIs into existing software

Jewish National Fund  ·  Web Developer
2010 – 2014
· responsible for design, development and maintenance of website and email marketing
· develop new online initiatives with regional and national staff
· develop and maintain award-winning Positively Israel website

The Miami Herald  ·  Multimedia Intern 
2008
· produced and packaged multimedia stories in HTML, CSS and Flash

The Independent Florida Alligator  ·  Online Managing Editor
2006 – 2008
· lead implementation of the paper’s first CMS
· collaborated with staff and managed stringers for multimedia and special reports
· implemented and managed social media accounts

EDUCATION

University of Florida  ·  B.S. in Journalism, Online Media  ·  2008

Continuing Education
Thinkful: Front-End Web Development Course  ·  2013
Coursera: Learn to Program: The Fundamentals  ·  2012
Stanford University: Introduction to Databases  ·  2011