Welcome

Hi, my name is Micah Pierce. I am passionate about web technology and development. I enjoy learning and mastering the latest trends and creating awesome useful products people use. I received my Associates in Applied Science for Graphic and Web Design however I have learned that the best skills are learned hands on in the work place. This is where I have learned the most.

I am very interested in Front End Development and UX and UI Design, however I also enjoy Content Design as well as other aspects of the web. Having a beautiful, easy to use site that ranks well on google, loads fast and works across all devices is a work of art in itself.

Technical Highlights:

  • Front End Development & Design
  • Over 6 years experience with UX and UI design and development.
  • Expert in industry standards for Desktop & Mobile UX and UI.
  • Over 4 years experience with mobile web development and coding using Bootstrap, Media Queries, Responsive breakpoints or Angular & Dust.js Web Apps.
  • Over 6 years of Experience with HTML, CSS, Javascript and Javascript libraries such as jQuery, React.js, Angular.js, Dust.js.
  • Over 7 years of experience with Adobe Suite.
  • Over 4 years of experience working with Dynamic web pages and builds using such languages as Angular, DUST, Mustache (for dynamic mass emails) and Zepto
  • Content Management Systems - WordPress, Joomla, Orchard, Drupal 6, Guidance, and more.
  • Proficient with all Developer Tools.
  • QA & Device Testing - User Testing, Maxymiser, Xcode etc.
  • Branding and Social Networking - Twitter, Facebook, etc.

Latest Projects

Mobile Burlington Site

Burlington Stores Mobile Site

Highlights: Developed mobile framework to dynamically work based on content from desktop site. Managed the development and research of all UX design and development of templates and pages. Introduced drastic changes based on research and User Data as well as pain points (identified via bounce rate per page on google analytics). Managed all releases and code changes and communicated changes to team and executive branch. Introduced new QA plan for code changes among subordinates and cross functional partners. Developed functionality which used cookies and alternatively Local Storage to store user data.

  • UX Design & Development
  • Web Framework
  • HTML
  • CSS3
  • Git Hub, Ruby & Grunt
  • SASS
  • Zepto
  • DUST templating engine
  • JQuery
  • Java Script
  • Google Analytics
  • User Testing
Burlington Blog

Burlington Blog

Highlights: Managed UX/UI design and development for Burlington blog using such tools as HTML, CSS, Jquery, Bootstrap, Oracle CMS and MySQL. I Delegated work to subordinates and managed post launch operation of site and regular code review.

  • UX Design & Development
  • HTML & CSS3
  • LESS
  • Javascript
  • JQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • Orchard CMS
  • Google Analytics
  • Responsive Layout
  • MySQL
Burlington Coat Factory Desktop Site

Burlington Stores Website Redesign

Highlights: Met and worked with VP of Ecommerce to develop UX strategy based on clear KPIs and Google Analytics goals. I Developed pages and page architecture within main site dependent on internal client’s needs or special business goals as well as product hierarchy. Managed A/B tests using Maxymiser (Oracle) VCB Development tool.Managed Multiple global updates on a weekly basis and presented changes to team as well as managers and VP regularly.

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • UX Design
  • PHP
  • Javascript
  • JQuery

Im always working on a new project! I will be adding more projects as I get free time! Feel free to check back for updates!

Also, Feel free to check out the source code of this site, as it is pure hand written HTML, CSS, Javascript and Bootstrap goodness!

Resume

Please feel free to download my resume or review my linked-in to get a better picture of my qualifications.

Contact Me

Need to get in contact? The best way to reach me is E-mail.