Massimo Palmieri’s curriculum vitæ

About me

I’m a front-end web developer and web designer, graduated in corporate communication with a thesis in real-time web marketing.
I have advanced knowledge of html, css and javascript, up-to-date with the best methods to deal with cross-browser compatibility and very interested in creating sites and web-apps for mobile platforms.
I work in web development from 10 years, I’m broad-minded, continuous learner, detail-oriented person with a very strong dedication to work.

Skills

Technical skills

  • advanced knowledge of JavaScript, Html and Css
  • object-oriented development
  • front-end architecture
  • front-end build systems
  • OOCSS, Smacss and BEM methodologies
  • responsive web design, mobile development
  • performance optimisation
  • cross-browser web development
  • UI design, UX

Soft skills

  • driven and highly self-motivated
  • fast and eager learner
  • both detail oriented and big-picture oriented • creative
  • team player
  • problem-solving skills

Languages

Native speaker of Italian, good spoken and written English, basic French and Spanish.

Interests and hobbies

Travels, photography, technology, football, cooking.

Work experience

Lead front-end developer at Saffron Digital

, march 2014–present

  • building a premium VOD service for Britain’s biggest music retailer using React both on client and server, Redux, Webpack, es2015, babeljs
  • building films.nolim.fr for Carrefour, a premium VOD service using AngularJs, Bootstrap, Gulp
  • building itvessentials.com for ITV, a premium SVOD service using AngularJs, Bootstrap, Gulp
  • building ITV Essentials iOS and Android hybrid app using AngularJs, Ionic, Cordova/PhoneGap, Bootstrap, Gulp
  • implementing a html 5 player to play DRM protected content and extending it to add our own UI and custom functionalities
  • splitting up parts of the codebase, when necessary, into a growing number of npm modules
  • converting an existing Django CMS to a single page Backbone app
  • writing unit tests with Jasmine and Mocha
  • optimising performances
  • building internal UI Toolkits for other developers to implement
  • providing a ux-design-development bridge
  • mentoring and supporting other front-end developers, providing feedback and guidance when required
  • helping to define coding standards - HTML, CSS and Sass, JavaScript

Senior front-end developer at Karmarama

1 year 9 months, june 2012–march 2014

  • Developing high traffic websites, mobile app, web apps and emails for big brands such as BT, Porsche, De Beers, Debeers Forevermark, Plusnet, Laithwaites Wines, Honda and British Gas
  • Developing animated ads for e-magazines
  • Diagnosing browser compatibility issues and running full browser compatibility testing

Theme developer at SocialGO

1 year 3 months, april 2011–june 2012

  • Designing and coding “house” themes for the v2 platform
  • Defining standards, conventions and guidelines around developing themes for the platform
  • Planning and executing a broader theme strategy around the v2 platform
  • Diagnosing browser compatibility issues and running full browser compatibility testing

Front-end developer and designer at de Pompeis pubblicità

6 months, october 2010–march 2011

  • Responsible for the branding as well as the design and front-end development of websites using Html 5, Css 3, jQuery, Adobe Photoshop and basic Php
  • Designed logotype, brand identity, brochures, packaging for several mass retailer using Adobe Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop
  • Worked with the marketing team on print media and email marketing campaigns

Front-end developer at Engineering Software development

6 months, february 2010–july 2010

  • Responsible for the branding, the design and front-end development of several web sites and custom CMS

Front-end developer, graphic and web designer at Arkadia

2 years 11 months, march 2007–january 2010

  • Responsible for the branding, the design and front-end development of several web sites and web applications
  • Designed brand identity, brochures, catalogs and packaging for several clients
  • Responsible for the pre-press of printing products

Graphic design intern at Mediasail

6 months, february 2005–july 2005

  • Co-designed several print products and web sites

Education

Istituto Universitario Suor Orsola Benincasa di Napoli

2003–2010

Bachelor’s Degree in Corporate Communication with a thesis in Social media marketing with a 104/110 mark.

Liceo Scientifico Enrico Fermi

1998–2002

Scientific high school degree.

Other

  • Event organization workshop at IED Firenze
  • Working in advertising workshop at Istituto Universitario Suor Orsola Benincasa
  • Marketing planning workshop at Istituto Universitario Suor Orsola Benincasa
  • Visual communication workshop at Istituto Universitario Suor Orsola Benincasa