Martin Metodiev

+359 (88) 7741192LinkedIn profile

I develop complicated, custom-tailored, fully-functional, UX-focused atomic designs, all served with complete sets of UI docs and dev specs.

Employment

Senior Web UI Developer

Komfo, INC.12/2013 – presentSofia, BG

Take active part in the development and maintenance of the company’s Social Media Management platform by developing in-house UI framework and UI components.

HTML5; CSS3; Less; Sass; Compass; Bootstrap; JavaScript; jQuery; RequireJS; Underscore.js; AngularJS; Grunt; Bower; Git; GitLab; Jenkins; JIRA; JetBrains WebStorm; Sublime Text; Ghostlab 2; Tower 2; Adobe CC; 

Lead Front-end Developer

Edamam, LLC01/2012 – 11/2013Sofia, BG

Taken lead role in the development of the company product’s web UI by building it up completely and by making substantive decisions regarding the front-end architecture.

JSP; HTML5; CSS3; JavaScript; jQuery; Git; JIRA; Panic Coda; Adobe Photoshop; 

Web Technologist

BSH, LTD.12/2009 – 10/2011Sofia, BG

Taken main role in the front-end development of variety of web projects for clients like Armeec, ATrend, Balkan Holidays, BNR, Boyanov & Co., SuperHosting and more.

(X)HTML; CSS; JavaScript; jQuery; WordPress; Adobe Dreamweaver / Illustrator / Photoshop; 

HTML Developer

Mag Studio, LTD.11/2008 – 09/2009Sofia, BG

Taken active part in the front-end development of variety of web projects for clients like Bulgarian National Bank, bTV Media Group, Coca-Cola, Kamenitza, Sofica Group and more.

(X)HTML; CSS; SVN; Adobe Dreamweaver / Fireworks / Photoshop; 

Web Designer & HTML Developer

eDynamo, LLC02/2008 – 09/2008Sofia, BG

Handled duties ranging from creative design to code implementation for variety of microsites addressed for the U.S. market.

(X)HTML; CSS; WordPress; Adobe Dreamweaver / Photoshop; 

Education & training

Training: How to make easy to use websites

Lucrat CoursesSofia, BG2011

A two-day practical training program in approaches and methods for developing usable software products and websites.

Usability; User needs and requirements; Contextual observation; User profiles; Comparative analysis of competitive products; Information architecture; Free categorization; Interation design; Usability testing; Usability testing of mobile devices; 

Graphic Design

New Bulgarian UniversitySofia, BG2007 – 2009

A two-year minor program that specializes in the study of graphic design, computer creating and image processing.

Theory and practice of Graphic design; Computer animation (Flash); Graphical page layout; Visual communication graphics; 

Multimedia, Computer Graphics & Animation

New Bulgarian UniversitySofia, BG2005 – 2009

A four-year bachelor's program that specializes in the study of multimedia, computer graphics and animation techniques.

Structures in Programming and Information Technologies; General History of Fine Arts; Raster Graphics; Vector Graphics; Project in Computer Networks; Object-Oriented Programming of User Interface; Web Server Management; Creative Web Design; Corporate Design; Animation Techniques; 

Maths & Informatics

Mathematical High SchoolPernik, BG2000 – 2005

A five-year high school class of Mathematics and Computer Science with English language.

HTML & JavaScript

Europe SchoolsPernik, BG2000 – 2001

An extracurricular course in HTML4 and JavaScript.

English Language

Europe SchoolsPernik, BG1997 – 2003

An extracurricular course in English language (level B2).

Professional experience

CSS development

  • Developing atomic design systems
  • Developing complex Sass functionalities
  • Developing Smacss architectures
  • Developing responsive grid rules
  • Developing flexible layouts
  • Developing deep typography hierarchy
  • Developing print stylesheets

JS development

  • Developing AMD front-end architectures
  • Developing jQuery plugins
  • Developing Yeoman scaffolding tasks
  • Developing Grunt-init scaffolding tasks

Environment setup

  • Setting-up Git branching model
  • Setting-up GruntJS environments
  • Setting-up Webpack environments
  • Setting-up Travis CI tasks

Quality highlights

  • Writing scalable code
  • Performance testing
  • Cross-browser testing
  • Complying with standards
  • Optimizing for search engines
  • Delivering documentation pages

Technical experience

Major techs

  • (X)HTML(5)since 2005
  • CSS(3)since 2005
  • JavaScriptsince 2009

Frameworks & libs

  • jQuerysince 2009
  • Bootstrapsince 2013
  • RequireJS2014 – 2015
  • Handlebars2014 – 2015
  • Underscore2014 – 2015
  • AngularJSsince 2015
  • ReactJSsince 2016

Preprocess tools

  • Lesssince 2013
  • Sasssince 2014
  • Compasssince 2014
  • Jade / Pugsince 2015

VCS packages

  • Gitsince 2012
  • Subversion2008 – 2011

Dev packages

  • npmsince 2013
  • Gruntsince 2013
  • Bowersince 2013
  • Yeomansince 2014
  • Webpacksince 2017

Docs tools

  • Hologramsince 2015
  • SassDocsince 2016
  • Atomic Docssince 2016
  • Pattern Labsince 2017

CMS products

  • WordPresssince 2008
  • osCommerce2008 – 2009

Dev products

  • WebStormsince 2015
  • Sublime Text2014 – 2015
  • Coda2012 – 2014
  • Towersince 2014
  • Ghostlabsince 2014
  • Dreamweaver2008 – 2011

Design products

  • Photoshopsince 2005
  • Illustratorsince 2009
  • InDesignsince 2016
  • Sketchsince 2017

References

  • Victor Penevformer employer, 
    Founder of Netinfo & Edamam
    +1 (646) 378-8317
  • Boril Karaivanovformer employer, 
    Founder of Redesign.bg
    +359 (88) 7564951
  • Kalinka Nikiforovapresent colleague, 
    UI Designer at Komfo, INC.
    +359 (88) 9532319
  • Lily Grozevaformer colleague, 
    Search Marketing Manager at Progress
    +359 (89) 4871020
  • Sia Alexievaformer team lead, 
    Senior Front-end Developer at Progress
    +359 (88) 8984200

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