Andre L. Hinds
309 Maple St., Lynn, MA 01904
Phone 412-A-L-HINDS (412-254-4637)
Toll-free voicemail/fax 1-888-333-8985
Security clearance: Inactive Secret Clearance (Department of Defense).
September 2012-January 2013
April 2011-September 2012, September 2009-December 2010
January 2011-March 2011
October 2008-September 2009
AOL Inc. (formerly America Online)
October 2006-October 2008
Developer/Analyst. Designed and developed front-end projects for AOL’s advertising department internet and intranet websites. Developed client-side solutions using AJAX, DOM and CSS, in combination with the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) and Typo3 CMS on the server side. Also created graphics using Adobe’s Photoshop, Acrobat, InDesign and Illustrator.
Advanced Systems Development, Inc.
February 2006-October 2006
Techlink Systems, Inc.
May 2005-November 2005
Precision Resources Co. Inc.
January 2004-July 2004, August 2004-May 2005
Senior Analyst (Technical Editor). Repurposed paper-based helicopter repair manuals, turning them into electronic form using SGML and XML, combined with Document Type Definitions (DTD) as a contractor to U.S. Army Special Operations through Westar (now QinetiQ North America) and CSC. Also created specialized fonts for use in paper and electronic manuals. Tools used include ArborText (Epic Editor), UltraEdit, EMACS, FontLab and Photoshop.
June 2001-January 2004
The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Received a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism, December 1989. Attended August 1976-May 1978, August 1989-December 1989. Web address: www.utulsa.edu.
Tulsa Junior College (now Tulsa Community College), Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Attended August 1974-May 1976. Web address: www.tulsa.cc.ok.us.
Cascading Stylesheets (CSS)
Document Object Model (DOM)
Extensible Markup Language (XML), XSLT, XPath
Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle
Web application development
User Interface programming and design, including Responsive Design
Content Management System (CMS) administration
Audio/Video editing and conversion
Adobe programs: Acrobat, CS6 Creative Cloud, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Livecycle Designer and Photoshop
Font creation software: FontLab, Fontographer
Microsoft programs: Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Visual Studio
Content Management Systems, such as Oracle UCM, BEA Aqualogic (Plumtree Portal) and Typo3