Zubair Lawrence


Cell: 518-265-8565

Projects: http:///www.helixten.com

Email: Zubair@lawrence.io

Github:http:///www.github.com/helixten

I am software engineer that has been reasonable for the front and and backend development, mobile app development, and api development. Developed for web, mobile and desktop . Extensive experience with UX/UI Design, HTML, CSS, Javascript, NodeJS, AngularJS, and jQuery.

I am a creative problem solver! I code and I have a creative background. I am great a finding creative solutions to complex problems.

Experience

LiveLoop(acquired by Microsoft) Senior Software Engineer - Oct 2014 - Present

Build a web app that allow Effortless real-time collaborative presentations, for all of your colleagues across all devices. LiveLoop is a single tool for both asynchronous collaboration (currently done with email) and synchronous meeting (currently done with screensharing)

Dispatchr Lead Software Engineer - Oct 2013 - Jan 2015

Lead the team and build a multi tenant, realtime, enterprise web and mobile app. Dispatchr provides the most powerful and sophisticated mobile workforce management system for utilities that predicts the impact of severe weather events on grid assets and optimizes work crew response.

Sony Pictures Imageworks Senior Production Service Technician - Jan 2012 - Oct 2013

Full Stack Web developer, and python, that supports the front line team members for a specific productions. The PST team secures, manipulates and manages each show's digital assets throughout all stages of the production life cycle. The PST teams interact with many members of the facility to conceptualize and establish procedure guidelines to promote operational efficiency. Create pipelines to ingest media from vendors and clients to conform to facility standards for internal use. Build web and python based tools ensure consistent data transfer between company base and sister facilities.

Development Responsibilities:

Vender Media v2: A HTML5 web app to log all of the incoming/outgoing image and data asset. I create a highly responsive web app the run on desktop, tablets and mobile browsers. v2 featured over 200% speed improvement over v1. Vender Media v2 is an ajax object oriented single page web application. v2 used jQuery jQueryUI and jQuery mobile to create a responsive UI for a seamless transition between tablets and desktops. It featured client and server side cache to reduce sever load, a Fast and responsive UI multi-platform/cross browser compatibility.

CueAi: A python application for advanced render cue management. This is a object oriented command line to, that connect the render queue and automatically or manually preform advanced queue management.

Sony Awards:
  • Jan 2013: Sony Applause Award
  • 2012-13: 17 Success Statements

Loclville Lead Front Developer/Project Lead: March 08 - Jan 12

Loclville is a location aware, ajax, object oriented, single page web application. I was reasonable for the front and backend development, mobile app development, and api development. Lead the team the created Loclville's web and mobile apps. Developed mobile and desktop web experiences in javascript/html. Extensive experience with UX/UI Design, HTML, CSS, Javascript and jQuery. Developed the apps with a strong focus on user experience, performance, low latency and high availability.

Responsibilities:

Project Lead: Over see graphic designer and backend engineer. Set the direction for the loclville web site, mobile apps and api.

Lead Front Developer: Create the html5 front end of loclville.com with graceful fallbacks. Port the html5 frontend and to run as a stand alone app for iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone, and Windows 8.


Savannah College of Art and Design Photography Chemist Sept 06 - March 08


Lizard Pro Web Programmer 2001-2006


Awards and Recognition

  • Jan 2013: Sony Applause Award
  • 2012-2013: 17 Sony Pictures Success Statements
  • Oct 2012: Intel App Innovation Contest Winner
  • Sept 2012: Microsoft Featured App:Socal
  • March 2012: Blackberry Featured App.

Skills

Languages

JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5, Python, PHP, C#

Libraries

jQuery hammerJS, Angular.js, Underscore.js, Backbone.js, NodeJS, Phonegap


Filmography

  • Smurfs 2 – 2013
  • The Great and Powerful Oz – 2013
  • The Amazing Spider-Man – 2012
  • A Mirror Dimly: Avatar - 2009
  • A Mirror Dimly: Vituvian – 2009

Education

Savannah College of Art and Design Master of Arts

Digital Photography
Visual Effects

New York Institute of Technology Bachelor of Fine Arts

Computer Graphics


References

 

Available on request