Megan Taylor

front-end dev, volunteacher, 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 · responsive development

Comfortable with Git/GitHub · JavaScript · APIs · jQuery

EXPERIENCE

Spies & Assassins / kbs+  ·  UI Developer
2014 – Present
· develop & maintain websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Git, Grunt and other technologies for brands like BMW, Banana Republic, and Simmons.

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, Shopify and other platforms

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

The Miami Herald  ·  Multimedia Intern 
2008
· produce and package multimedia stories in HTML, CSS and Flash

The Independent Florida Alligator  ·  Online Managing Editor
2006 – 2008
· lead implementation of the paper’s first CMS
· collaborate with staff and managed stringers for multimedia
· implement and manage 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