Curriculum Vitae

ROBERT SPITTLEHOUSE
Creative Developer

rspittlehouse@yahoo.com

Current URLs

  • Conversatel [www.conversatel.com]
    Joomla-based site for a telecoms company based in Spain, with all design work, css and some php extras.
  • Capoeira Ireland [www.capoeiraireland.com]
    Blog-style website for a capoeira club in Dublin, with a custom wordpress template and various extras. Design, CSS, PHP, WordPress.
  • Silkway Technology [www.silkwaytech.com] Design, Joomla, PHP, CSS.
  • Gobiva [www.gobiva.com]
    Corporate investment site built in Joomla (plus custom PHP and CSS), with all design and logo work.
  • Frutowash [www.frutowash.com]
    Organic consumer product site – Joomla, PHP.
  • Lacandona [www.lacandona.gr]
    Website for a fair and solidarity trade shop in Athens, Greece. Design, Logo, PHP, Joomla, with Virtuemart.
  • Extrakoll [www.extrakoll.se]
    Swedish financial information search site. Design, Corporate Identity, HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL
  • Glarewear [www.glarewear.com]
    Shop site for a range of sunglasses. Design, Corporate Identity, HTML, CSS, PHP, OScommerce templates
  • Amber Instruments [www.amberinstruments.com]
    Product catalogue website for a UK distributor of industrial instruments – html, php, written copy, design
  • Travel2Rhodos [www.travel2rodos.com]
    Tourist information and accomodation site for Rhodes based organisation. HTML, Flash, CSS, PHP, MySQL

CORE SKILLS

Specialism:
> Cross-browser, standards-compliant CSS/XHTML layouts.
> Dynamic pages using PHP and MySQL, Content Management Systems
> Visual Design for websites and print.

Web Development & Layout:
HTML, CSS, XHTML, plus XML, XSLT

Content Writing and Editing:
Website content editing, BA(Hons) Marketing, CMS experience
Interactive Authoring & Animation:
Director & Flash CS4
Programming and Scripting
PHP,MySQL,Lingo, ActionScript,JSP,Javascript, TCL

Visual Design:
Photoshop, ImageReady, Freehand, Illustrator)
Multimedia Resource Editing:
Premiere 6, CoolEdit Pro)

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EMPLOYMENT

>> Internet & Multimedia Developer (Freelance) 1997 – Present <<

<SlightlyFox, January 07 – Present >
www.extrakoll.se, www.iodwin.com, faliraki.travel, www.withnellsensors.co.uk
> Website development – HTML,CSS,PHP, MySQL
> Visual Design – websites, layouts, logos, print

< Codeface Ltd, Zoomratio Ltd, Radical Departures Feb 01 – December 06 >
www.enpocket.com | www.crimeinfo.org.uk | www.kirstybrooks.co.uk | www.atramco.gr
> Website development – HTML,CSS, Flash, Shockwave
> Content Writing and Editing
> CD-ROM development – Director; Lingo
> Animation – GIF animations; Flash MX

< Spirit IC Ltd, Covent Garden. Jan 00 – August 2003 >
www.cpgmarket.com | www.spiritic.co.uk | www.ecare.co.uk | www.spiritads.com
> Lead Web Developer – site structures, technical strategies
> HTML Development – HTML, CSS, Javascript
> Interactive Authoring – Director 8, Flash 5 & MX
> Montages, applications, animated menus

< Sportal.com, Battersea. Apr 99 – Oct 99 >
www.fcbayern.de | www.acparma.it | www.juventus.com | www.acmilan.com
> Web Developer – principal web dev on above sites
> Page & Site Development – HTML, CSS, Vignette StoryServer, TCL
> Interactive Authoring – Shockwave games

< Right Multimedia, Sheffield. Jun 97 – Apr 99 >
www.greenleaf-publishing.com | www.acal-auriema.co.uk | www.amberin.clara.net
> Self-Employed Website Developer
> Development & Design – Design and construction, start to finish
> Page & Site Development – HTML, CSS, Javascript
> Project Management – All the dirty work

< General Interactive, Leamington Spa 96-97 >
> CD-ROM Developer – Commercial and educational interactive projects
> Interactive Authoring – Director & Lingo
> Website Development – HTML, Photoshop, Gif Animator

EDUCATION

> MSc INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTION
University of Huddersfield 1995-1996
Dissertation – “The Impact of Postmodern Aesthetics and Philosophy on Multimedia Design”
Major Projects – “Montage Techniques in Digital Video Editing”;
“Non-Linear Interaction”
Modules – Hypermedia, Interaction, Visual Design, Project Management, CBL

> BA(Hons) MARKETING
University of Huddersfield 1989-1993
Dissertation: “Software Piracy: Technical Solutions and Marketing Strategies”
Elements: Strategic Marketing, Buyer Behaviour, Production Management, Market Research

> A-Levels: Art, General Studies, Maths, Physics
> O-Levels: 10 (including Maths and English)