Alexander Caravaca

alexander

Lead Frontend Engineer | Heredia, Costa Rica

Alexander is a Lead Frontend Engineer with over 10 years of experience. He is knowledgeable in a variety of skillsets, including front end development, web design, flash animation, and web development. Alexander takes pride in his leadership and teamwork skills and is fluent in English.

Experience

Havas Magma
Senior Web Engineer

Prodigious | LATAM
Senior Web Engineer/Creative Tech Lead

avVenta Worldwide
Action Script Engineer

Location

Employment

Senior Web Engineer
Havas Magma (August 2017 - Present)
Alexander serves as the Senior Web Engineer of an onshore U.S. team. Currently, he is maintaining the front end functionality of Havas Magma's websites and micro-sites as well as developing and debugging landing pages and applications with cross-browser support.

Senior Web Engineer/Creative Tech Lead
Prodigious | LATAM (May 2011 - July 2017)
During his time at Prodigious | LATAM, Alexander successfully managed resources in order to develop and maintain the frontend functionality of multiple websites. He took on a wide variety of responsibilities, including creating banners and responsive microsites/landing pages, manipulating video content, and engineering and debugging software applications. He performed sitelet planning and execution for brands such as Pontiac, ESPN, ABC, and Maxim, several of which he created voting systems with automated behavior for. Onshore teams Alexander worked with include Digitas London, Digitas Germany, ROAR US, and Digitas US.

Action-script Engineer/Senior Flash Engineer
avVenta Worldwide (Accenture) (June 2008 - April 2011)
During his time at avVenta, Alexander gained 3 years of experience as an Action Script Engineer and team lead. He worked on the planning, estimation, engineering, and debugging of software applications and gained experienced in sitelet planning and execution. 

Education

Universidad Hispanoamericana
Licentiate Degree - Computer Engineering (2006 - 2008)
Emphasis on Computerized Resource Management

Universidad Hispanoamericana
Bachelor's Degree - Computer Science (2002 - 2006)

INCECOM
Computer Hardware Technician A+ (2005)

Certifications

So you think you know JavaScript? (January 2016)
Udemy

The Complete Web Developer Course (January 2016)
Udemy
Mastering Angular (November 2015)
Udemy

Blasting Off With Bootstrap
Code School

Technical Skills

AJAX, Actionscript 2, Actionscript 3, AngularJS, Bootstrap, CSS, Design Patterns, ES2015, Foundation, GIT, Grunt, Gulp, HTML, JQuery, JSON, Javascript, Jenkins, Jenkins, Leadership, MVC Patterns, MongoDB, Mustache, NodeJS, OLA, PHP, ReactJS, SASS, SVN, Stylus, UML, WebPack, XHTML, XML