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Dan Connor

Front End Developer & Designer

I'm a professional developer and designer since the official start of the future, the year 2000. An accomplished all-rounder, I combine a can-do attitude with a focus on creating responsive, cross-platform, well designed websites that are attractive, accessible, functional and pleasing to use.

I'm a great believer in simplicity and focusing on the essence of a task.

Specialties: Responsive UI Development & Design, HTML5, CSS3, SASS, Javascript, jQuery, PHP, MySQL, Photoshop, Wordpress and Demandware.

Some recent work examples


Nov 14 to Oct 15

Web Developer - The Disney Store

Front End Web Developer at The Disney Store's online, demandware-based ecommerce website. Responsibilities included; enhancing, updating and maintaining the site; coding a very high volume of designs and animations; theming; prototyping designs and websites.
Using: HTML5, CSS3, javascript, jQuery, Demandware, Photoshop, Jira

Jun 13 to Nov 14

Contract Front End Developer - Various

Positions included stints at prestigious digital agencies including So Creative, Small Back Room, AnalogFolk and The Crocodile, working on projects for clients including Oasis Stores Ltd., EMC, RSA, Blinkbox Books, Ben & Jerry's and Sainsbury's. In general, the projects I've worked on in a contract capacity have required an experienced, creative approach when creating functional, responsive sites that remain strictly faithful to the original designs.
Using: HTML5, CSS3, javascript, jQuery, angularJS, Wordpress, PHP, Photoshop, Jira, SVN

Apr 12 to Jun 13

Front End Developer - Illustrated London News

Front End Developer for high end projects working with luxury brands. A real focus on Responsive Design, using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript/jQuery, WordPress, plus extensive customisation of Magento for ecommerce work. Client work included Boodles jewellery, Maison Corthay, English Heritage and Aston Martin.
Using: HTML5, CSS3, javascript, jQuery, Wordpress, PHP, Photoshop, Magento

Jun 11 to Apr 12

Front End Developer - Learn to Trade

Working within the Marketing team, developing digital assets, web sites and microsites and interactive ads - all with a strong focus on SEO.
Using: HTML, CSS, javascript, Photoshop

Oct 10 to May 11

Front End Developer - ADVFN

For this financial information provider I developed web pages and digital assets, as well as implementing SEO strategies in a highly competitive market.
Using: HTML, CSS, javascript, Photoshop, Git

Nov 09 to Oct 10

Senior Web Designer - Bromcom Computers Plc

A good old fashioned "web guy" role I had a wide range of responsibilities; UI design for web based schools software; redesigning and maintaining the company's various online presences; designing ads and brochures for print and online; producing demonstration and promotional videos for use at trade exhibitions; web consultant to the software development team.
Using: HTML, CSS, javascript, PHP, .net, Illustrator, Photoshop

Jan 05 to Nov 09

Freelance Developer & Designer - Various

Working remotely from Chile for global clients I worked on a wide range of website design and builds as well as other assorted digital media such as presentations and banner ads. I produced work that was used by, among many others, Microsoft, Standard & Poors, musicians and several Hollywood soundtrack composers.
Using: HTML, CSS, javascript, PHP, MySQL, Flash, Illustrator, Photoshop

Dec 02 to Dec 00

Developer & Designer - Nexxt Insight Ltd.

For this agency I worked on various website design and builds, CD-Roms (they were still going then) as well as presentations.
Using: HTML, CSS, javascript, PHP, MySQL, Flash, Director, Illustrator, Photoshop

Jan 00 to Jan 02

Developer - Serious Global Ltd.

Still the job by which I judge all others, here I had an amazing time with some of the best designers in the world programming licensed product CD-ROMs and web based projects for global brands in both the corporate and entertainment fields. Properties included Stargate SG-1, Westlife, Lord of the Rings, Planet of the Apes and Warner Bros Music.
Using: HTML, CSS, javascript, PHP, MySQL, Flash, Director, 3D Max, Photoshop


BA(Hons) Fine Art (Painting)

Winchester School of Art 1992 - 95

Art & Design (Foundation)

Croydon College 1990 - 91


Email: danconnor@gmail.com

Mobile: (+44) 0797 1000 999

Current Location: London N8