Resume

Identity

Ryan Lu

Tech Lead | WebMD

Portfolio

About Me

With more than six years of professional experience in web development and design for high profile companies such as WebMD, I specialize in front-end site development to generate millions of page views per day. As a successful web development professional, I take pride in conceptualizing web platforms that assist users in researching, exploring, and utilizing information.

Experience & Accomplishments

  • Lead Developer on Commercial Product Sponsorship
  • Main Web Developer on Future of Health – Collaboration between WebMD & Robin Roberts
  • Previously web developer for WebMD Mobile
  • Primary web developer for our Adobe Sitecatalyst code
    • Certificate in Adobe Analytics: Reports & Analytics Implementation
  • Previously web developer and designer for WebMD Health Network, Owned and Operated sites, 25 million monthly unique:
  • Work well in Agile teams
  • Developed social streaming Apple iPhone app. 'LIVE by Ryan'
  • Integral role in successful Apple iPhone app. 'Local Links'
  • Hand code W3C compliant: HTML, XHTML, HTML5, LESS, SASS and CSS3
  • Skilled in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) design & development
  • Up-to-date on new web developments and CSS and JS standards
  • Knowledgeable on designing and developing for multiple browsers & devices
  • Skilled in Responsive Web Design
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office products
  • Experienced in using Sublime Text 3, Adobe Dreamweaver, and Microsoft Visual Web Developer
  • Proficient in using Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and other Adobe Products
  • Skilled in Javascript
  • Played with AngularJS, BackboneJS, Ruby, Jekyll
  • Work with Node.js & Grunt for build systems
  • Knowledge of Asp.net, PHP, Wordpress
  • GitHub & Stash for source control
  • Developed sotasushi.com, A Sushi Restaurant in Newport Beach, CA

Employment

WebMD, LLC. Aug 2012 - Present

Tech Lead | Atlanta, GA

  • Lead Developer on Commercial Product Sponsorship
      This group builds new and innovative products sold to high visibility companies
  • Main Web Developer on Future of Health - Collaboration between WebMD & Robin Roberts
  • Previously web developer for WebMD Mobile
  • Previously web developer for WebMD Boots & WebMD Boots Mobile
  • Front end web development, CSS, UI, JavaScript and Design
  • Work with XSLT & XML
  • Use Node.js & Grunt for build systems
  • Build sponsored and funded programs
  • Manage all of the WebMD Boots front-end coding
  • Built WebMD mobile app landing pages for both WebMD and WebMD Mobile
  • Build tools that translate for both Imperial and Metric
  • Work well in large enviroments with big teams

WebMD, LLC. Oct 2010 - Aug 2012

Associate Web Developer | San Clemente, CA

  • Front end web development, CSS, UI, JavaScript and Design
  • Control and manage CSS for three websites: MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com, and RxList.com
  • Design CSS for each Owned & Operated website
  • Developed CSS and design for eMedicineHealth.com new website launched in 2009
  • Developed MedicineNet into an HTML5 environment
  • Wrote HTML and CSS for slideshows on websites MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com and RxList.com; slideshows contribute 25% of page views
  • Wrote HTML and CSS for quizzes on websites MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com and RxList.com
  • Designed multiple JavaScript (JQuery) modules which broadcast through the three websites
  • Color corrected photos using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Diagnosed and repaired prior HTML & CSS problems
  • Built many html modules used on production across the network
  • Trained in "The Science and Art of Effective Web and Application Design" by Human Factors
  • Trained in "DOM Scripting and Ajax Using JQuery" by Accelebrate
  • Designed and built MedicineNet.com mobile for WebKit enabled devices
  • Work well in smaller enviroments with smaller groups

CMRK Interactive, LLC. Jan 2009 - Oct 2011

Cofounder/Director of Technology | Irvine, CA

  • Started Mobile Application design and development firm
  • Built, designed and launched Apple iPhone application 'Local Links'
  • Local Links, an iPhone golf application which has over 50,000 downloads since launch in 2009
  • Local Links selected as a "Top 10 Sports App" and "New and Noteworthy" by Apple

WebMD, LLC. 2008 - Oct 2010

Web Developer (Contractor) | San Clemente, CA

  • Assist with web development, CSS, UI, JavaScript and Design
  • Control and manage CSS for three websites: MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com, and RxList.com
  • Design CSS for MedicineNet.com and RxList.com
  • Developed CSS and design for eMedicineHealth.com new website launched in 2009
  • Wrote HTML and CSS for slideshows on websites MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com and RxList.com; slideshows contribute 25% of page views
  • Wrote HTML and CSS for quizzes on websites MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com and RxList.com
  • Built Adobe Flash cover flow to promote image collection on websites MedicineNet.com, eMedicineHealth.com and RxList.com
  • Designed multiple JavaScript modules which broadcast through the three websites
  • Color corrected photos using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Diagnosed and repaired prior CSS problems

deVre' International 2008 - 2010

Realtor | Dana Point, CA

  • Work as an Independent Contractor helping clients purchase and sell real estate
  • Contracted over 6 million in sales

Coldwell Banker Real Estate 2007 - 2008

Realtor | Newport Beach, CA

  • Work as an Independent Contractor
  • Contracted over 4 million in sales

SS Metal Fabricator 2006 - 2007

Metal Fabricator | Costa Mesa, CA

  • Structural Welder Metal Fabricator
  • Designed projects from concept to completion
  • Began projects digitally using AutoCAD and Adobe Illustrator

Education

Cuesta College 2002 - 2005

AS Industrial Technology/Technician | San Luis Obispo, CA

Santa Margarita High School 1998 - 2002

High School Diploma | Santa Margarita, CA

References

References Available Upon Request