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Contract
Lead Developer
WarnerBrothers/Telepictures

Senior / Lead Developer responsible for engineering business goals into new online products. Applied Drupal CMS to previously manual procedures cutting production time on some jobs by more than 50%. Enabled some tasks to be completed by less technical employees including managers and editors. Built multi-page dynamic “Request Form” (a Wizard) for interdepartmental requests, communication, and feedback utilizing the Drupal Form API and various Drupal hooks. Automated task of migrating “Salon Networks” from static files to CSV in preparation for site relaunch. Responsible for training and support of new tools and programming support of other developers. Responsible for Linux development server including installation, configuration and upgrades of OS and software including iptables, Drupal and various command-line tools.

Date Range: 
5/09 – 11/09