Pointed Prose Press
MA Robotics (backup)
ArtyChokers
Etz Chayim
Word of Mouth
Stanford GSB
My foray into Android Programming (November 2010)
Oliver Goldberg-Seder

Phone 650.464.4041 Email oliverrgs@gmail.com


Objective User-Interface/User-Experience development and software engineering

Skills Summary Hands-on experience in all facets of computer hardware, software, network installation, configuration and repair. Expert in HTML, Javascript (jQuery), and CSS. Programming expertise in PHP, Perl, C++, C, Java, Java Struts MVC framework, Python, Ocaml, Bison, Flex, Android, AJAX. Proficient with Eclipse, Microsoft Office Suite, Windows operating system including Windows 7, and Adobe products.

Education University of California, Santa Cruz, CA Graduated 2010
Awarded Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science. Dean's Honors List.
Academic emphasis on data structures, algorithm design techniques, and programming.

Work Experience Word Of Mouth, Palo Alto, CA 2010-Present Software Engineer/UI-UX Development
Extensive engineering of the production web site using HTML/CSS/Javascript. Using Java, Struts MVC, and MySQL, created a new site front end featuring active, user-friendly pages. Extensive use of CSS, Javascript, AJAX (both server code and front-end scripting), Java servlets, Eclipse, jQuery, Google Maps and cross-browser code
(http://www.realwordofmouth.com/) Etz Chayim, Palo Alto, CA 2010-2011 CMS Development/UI-UX Development
Remade this site by creating a custom template with Joomla and HTML/CSS/Javascript. Updated front end with complex Javascript animations. (http://joomla.etzchayim.org/) ArtyChokers, Burlingame, CA 2009-2010 Contract Designer
Completely redesigned this website in HTML/CSS/Javascript with user-friendly and creative features to support a small artisan business (www.artychokers.com). Added SEO features, feedback page, coupon system, and payment transaction front- and back-ends. Added video feature on home page.
Strategic Decisions Group, Menlo Park, CA 2008 Contract Designer
Created a splash screen with flash movie for the home page of this management consulting firm (www.sdg.com)
Pointed Prose Press, New York, NY 2008 Contract Web Designer
Created a new website for this autobiographical site (www.pointedprose.com) using html, CSS, java, and other tools.
Stanford University, Stanford, CA 2006 Contract Designer
Architected and implemented a new web application directed at prospective students for the Stanford Graduate School of Business's MBA program. Added a panoramic javascript widget (http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/mba/life_at_stanford/stanford_panorama/panorama.html).