Hi, below you can see some screenshot from my old website and my resume below from linked. Follow me on twitter at @felipesuarez
Take a look at some screenshots from my recently changed website:
Some of my websites
I really like to develop projects on my own and create to test what I learn or simply test what I like
My Resume from Linkedin
Web Architect / Project Manager / Entrepreneur
- Costa Rica
I need to stay current with the latest web technologies and business innovations because it's my passion and I cant help it. I like to go the extra mile and work as a team to build cool things.
Stay on top of things is the name of the game and add value in the team as a web developer, project manager, solutions architect, colleague and friend. I look hard to find my own answers, research and also I like to share and have conversations in my blog, online and in real life. I like to talk about technology and the present & future of the web.
I really like what I do and I am very thankful for that :)
Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Internet industry
November 2011 – Present (1 year 7 months) Costa Rica
My team and I work doing web development for 3 mayor traffic e-commerce websites for one of the mayor appliance manufacturers in the USA. The websites are for 3 of their most recognized appliance brands and we handle production and development work for our client. We do custom back and front-end web development and we use enterprise level CMS Interwoven Team Site to manage our deployments. We have fun and work hard!
Web Developer / Entrepreneur
January 2005 – Present (8 years 5 months)
e-commerce, website development and new media services to clients in the US & Costa Rica since 2003. I have created not only sites and strategies for my clients but also projects on my own like online stores and podcast projects where I share my knowledge and position myself online. I develop my e-commerce projects using different PHP applications like Magento, osCommerce, Wordpress, Joomla and other tools for ecommerce.
I have a strong business focus and have developed e-commerce ideas to sell to help spread the e-commerce movement in Costa Rica like http://www.magentoextensiones.com/ or with this example of an online pharmacy http://felipesuarez.com/inversiones/lafarmaciadigital.com/
I am also passionate for Affiliate Marketing and I have new websites featuring mashup content http://tinyurl.com/5vo67kk
Some of my projects have been featured in local business newspapers: http://felipesuarez.com/acercademi.php (Spanish).
I have also donated my time and resources to create a website for free to an organization that helps rescue lost dogs and animals from the streets http://adopcionescr.com/ This website currently receives about 200 visits per day.
Also I have an online store at http://www.CostaRicaOrganicShop.com/ which I developed to grow my e-commerce portfolio. The store after a few months started receiving visits from customers purchasing products. The store has online credit card checkout for payments..
I love doing business on the web and I like to develop new ideas and business opportunities.
Jump Creative Solutions
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry
February 2011 – October 2011 (9 months) Costa Rica
Define web strategies and technical details
- Web project planing and business strategy, vision.
- create document with technical specs and justifications about strategy proposals for clients.
- Investigations about viable solutions for clients
- Wireframe creation and functional specs (front end websites, web applications)
- Mock creation and coordination with design teams
- Asset creation for websites, campaigns and online properties
- Client calls (USA), Team conference calls, etc.
- Client side web development
Clients USA: Yahoo! (over 21 projects for Yahoo! properties and advertising campaigns), AcuteCare Telemedicine, Competitive Sports Analysis, Global Outdoor Concepts, Hall Pass ID, Intelaplay.com, Junction Creative, Theory M.
Client Side Developer
Public Company; 201-500 employees; WPPGY; Internet industry
April 2008 – July 2010 (2 years 4 months)
I was very fortunate to have worked in one of THE best digital companies in the world SCHEMATIC. I worked on the IEG Group (Interactive Engineering Group) working on Dell.com and Dell.ca projects doing client side work for their gaming website, e-mail campaign development/deployment and other e-commerce initiatives for Dell. Worked as well to create company pitch for multinational non-profit organization organization located in Costa Rica looking to have revamp of corporate website and developed idea to help client improve online presence, I developed the idea for this pitch.
Worked and deployed weekly email marketing campaigns successfully with third party vendor and teams in the US, Canada and Costa Rica.
I feel very happy to have worked in such professional world class company with such good reputation in the USA.
I have recommendations from this company after my work period ended.
Owner - Developer
January 2002 – June 2010 (8 years 6 months)
Toll Free Services for companies in Costa Rica who do business with Americans. I developed from scratch online business targeted to Costa Rica companies looking for an online PBX system that will allow them to rent a toll free number and direct the calls to Costa Rica to their cell phones or offices here. I currently have clients in the travel, real estate and commercial sectors. I have an online system that helps users manage their numbers themselves. I am very happy to have developed this project on my own.
Action Poker Network
May 2007 – March 2008 (11 months)
I worked on the development and implementation of new media strategy using podcasts and audio to help position this poker website in the search engines. Also I worked on the maintenance and development of information in the network of websites from this company.
Int Information Services Group
Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; WU; Financial Services industry
July 2003 – April 2007 (3 years 10 months)
Part of the Int Information Services Group I helped maintain and manage a company extranet website used by agents around the world connected to a legacy back-end. Experience with Team Site's Interwoven (Enterprise level Content Management System) and a team of developers in India and project managers in the USA and Costa Rica.
Also I created, developed and maintained an intranet site used by the Costa Rica office to improve call center operations and office information, still in use today. This intranet project was my idea and I implemented the project during my free time. This intranet project is my success story during my work at Western Union.
Skills & Expertise
- Web Development
- Front-end Development
- Information Architecture
- Web Project Management
- Web Hosting
- Solution Architecture
- E-commerce SEO
Web Certification, HTML standards, CSS, Adobe Creative Suites
2003 – 2004
Activities and Societies: website development studies
Universidad Internacional de las Américas
2001 – 2002
Internet and Google
reasearch + technical growth, XML, CSS, E-Commerce payments + applications. Search Marketing
I love what I do so this is something that comes very natural to me.
Activities and Societies: I work in web development and this implies being on top of the latest technologies always and study a lot, read, investigate, research, test, test and test!!
Ecommerce, Affiliate Marketing, New Media Marketing, Podcasting, Web hosting, Domain Management, Costa Rica, Technology, Gadgets, Audio + Video
- Honors and Awards: