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JOSEPH M. FISHER Orlando, FL

Portfolio: http://jfisherfolio.squarespace.com

MULTIMEDIA DEVELOPER...GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Expertise in Graphic Design, Web Design, Animation, and Programming

***Creative and fun professional with over 15 years of experience creating and developing interactive applications, games, GUIs, icons, presentations, simulations, e-cards, and websites, including those in the field of training, education, and eLearning.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Graphic Design

  • Illustration

  • Cartooning

  • Animation

  • Game Art

  • Fine Art

  • Web Design

  • Front-end Web Development

  • eLearning

  • Interactive Multimedia

  • Section 508 Compliance

  • User Interfaces (UI)

  • Audio Editing

  • Software/Game testing

  • Photography

  • Video Editing/Production

  • 3D Modeling


TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES

Graphics / Video:

Adobe Creative Suite CC (InDesign · Photoshop · Illustrator · Acrobat · Premiere · After Effects · Audition) · QuarkXPress · Corel Painter · 3D Studio Max

Tools / Languages:

Adobe Animate/Flash Professional CC · ActionScript · JavaScript · AJAX · jQuery · YUI · HTML5 · CSS2 · CSS3 · XML · Adobe Director · Lingo · Visio · MS Office · MS PowerPoint · Adobe Captivate · Dreamweaver · Flash Develop · SVN · JIRA · Confluence · Outstart Kenexa

Operating Systems:

Windows 3.0 thru 10 · Mac OS X

CAREER CHRONICLE

Corsair Engineering - Orlando, Florida (February 2016 to June 2016)

Provides training, simulation, and logistics solutions that Improve Human and System Performance.

Lead Programmer
Created level 3 courseware using Captivate, Outstart (IBM) Kenexa LCMS, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Created promotional videos using Adobe Premiere.


Lockheed Martin MST - Orlando, Florida (February 2015 to February 2016)

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training specializes in simulation and training

Multimedia Developer
Created 2D and 3D media for e-learning courses using 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, Illustrator and Outstart (IBM) Kenexa LCMS. Created e-learning courses with Captivate.


Hard Rock International - Orlando, Florida (December 2014 to February 2015)

A chain of theme restaurants, hotels, and casinos known for decorating with rock and roll memorabilia.

Learning Technology Producer
Created e-learning applications using Adobe products - Captivate, Photoshop, and Audition.


Carley Corporation - Orlando, Florida (March 2009 to May 2014)

Carley Corporation provides custom-designed training solutions to improve human performance.

Courseware Programmer (Level 1, 2, and 3)
Developed Computer Based Training (CBT) using Flash, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to dynamically: determine navigation through course pages by (menus, buttons, assessment results), track student progress, store data to Flash cookies by lesson/topic, and change HTML elements. Created Flash-based level 3 interactive activities and games. Edited audio, video, and embedded subtitles. Debugged CBT by testing all software to ensure final product is free of errors and ready for delivery. Familiar with ADL SCORM and ADA Section 508 compliance/accessibility requirements.

Graphic Designer
Worked closely with SMEs and Instructional Systems Designers to develop graphics and animations for interactive CBT/web-based training projects for government and military contracts. Co-designed intuitive OS-like user interface for aircraft fuel systems simulation that impressed upper management and the customer. Created UI graphics.

Lead Programmer (Flash/AS3 Simulation)
Designed system requirements. Took over programming of existing simulation engine codebase built in ActionScript and XML, added new features and maintained it. Coded ActionScript in FlashDevelop and published in Flex SDK.


Arabian Nights - Kissimmee, Florida ( September 2008 to March 2009)

Arabian Nights, was an Orlando dinner show attraction, described as “a fairy tale on horseback”.

Computer Programmer/Game Designer/Build Engineer

Co-designed Palace Of Horses, an adventure/virtual pet video game developed for Mac and Windows. Created installers, updates, and patches for minor/major builds. Extensively tested the game and suggested many fixes and improvements which were implemented. Introduced the team to source control and issue/bug tracking software and taught how to use them.


Unitech (Purchased by Lockheed Martin) - Winter Park, Florida (Mar 2006 - Sept 2008)

Unitech is a leader in interactive training (eLearning/CBT), simulation and security.

Multimedia Designer/Developer

Created interactive courseware (Level 1, 2, and 3) using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Flash. Programmed interactive training lessons and games using Flash ActionScript 2.0. Programmed new company website from scratch using Flash, JavaScript, HTML, PHP, XML, jQuery and YUI. Created graphics and animations using Photoshop and Flash.


Fisher Arts - Denver, Colorado (Jan 2002 - Mar 2006)

Business Owner and Multimedia Designer/Developer

Created websites, logos, GUIs, interactive Flash applications/presentations, cartoons, illustrations, 3D animations, kiosks, and multimedia CD-ROMs for various clients. Clients included CorAccess, Space Imaging, Bae Systems, and Martin Martin.


PRIOR TO 2002


Intellocity USA, Inc. Denver, Colorado – Multimedia Designer/Developer

BuyItNow.com Denver, Colorado - Web Designer/Developer

U.S. Geological Survey Denver, Colorado - Web Designer

Fiserv - Financial Data Service Titusville, Florida - Computer Operator


EDUCATION

ART INSTITUTE OF COLORADO – Denver, Colorado

Associate of Arts Computer Animation

Accumulative 3.8 GPA ∙ 2 Colorado Merit Scholarship Awards ∙ 6x Dean's List


BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE – Titusville, Florida

Associate of Science Computer Programming


VOLUNTEER WORK

Volunteered for 4 years with the Developmental Disabilities Resource Center teaching special needs adults to create digital art and animation.



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