Damien Keith Brown

Home: (781) 899-3918
Mobile: (617) 921-0480


To work in a friendly, relaxed and creative environment designing and maintaining websites. To work with colleagues who value collaboration, dialogue and teamwork in pursuit of shared goals and objectives. I am particularly interested in creative challenges that utilize my fine arts background, creativity and experience to create, modify and implement graphics in web design.

Work Experience:

Isobar/Molecular (Contract Position)
343 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA 02472
02/01/11 – 07/15/11

Interactive Developer
Create and modify semantic, efficient and cross-browser compliant CSS2/3 and HTML for client websites. Troubleshoot and correct CSS and HTML related browser compatibility issues. Perform basic updates to XML documents in order to implement content edits for client sites. .

Fidelity Investments
245 Summer Street, 7th Floor, Boston, MA
03/30/08 – 03/12/10

Senior Software Developer
Create new CSS/DHTML codebase for the production environment. Create stand-a-lone layout components for pages using CSS, HTML and DHTML that is cross-browser, cross-platform compatible and accessible for use on the live corporate site. Optimize components for maximum download performance and reusability. Troubleshoot and correct class conflicts in corporate stylesheets. Create and/or modify CSS styles to address issues of layout, design, accessibility and cross-browser compatibility. Implement quick HTML/CSS edits/updates to address Quality Assurance issues. Create and modify HTML/SHTML documents based on corporate design templates and specifications. Modify and update site Javascript elements including pop-up notification, email scripts and image effects. Create, edit and convert .gif or .jpg images and insert into web documents.

Fidelity Investments (Darwin Partners Contract Position)
Boston, MA
11/2005 – 03/30/08

Senior Software Developer
See above for job responsibilities

Smart Destinations, Inc. (Contract Position)
Boston, MA 02109
8/2005 – 10/2005

Web Design and Production
Modify and create Smart Destinations product pages. Troubleshoot and correct website design and layout problems. Optimize web graphics as well as modify and update site Javascript elements including pop-up notification, email scripts and image effects. Create sites based on templates and established corporate specifications. Convert, create, update and post press releases and news articles. Convert documents created in Microsoft Word to HTML format. Create and optimize logos and banners for product sites.

Freelance Web and Computer Consultant
Waltham, MA 02452
1991 - Present

Web and Computer Consultant
Consult with organizations to design and implement their websites. Work with clients to create a conceptual design for their site that reflects the needs and personality of the organization. Inform clients of and implement internet technologies as they conform to the needs of the client. Convert conceptual designs into HTML pages and templates using style sheets, Javascript and HTML. Scan or create images for the site and convert to web-ready format using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Optimize images and create .gif animations for posting using Adobe ImageReady. Create or edit ad banners in Flash or .gif format according to industry dimensions and file size specifications. Create or edit email newsletter templates in both HTML and text format. Implement edits and changes to sites as necessary using FTP software or a content management system.

KeySpan Energies (Contract Position)
Waltham, MA 02451
6/2003 – 9/2003

Webdesigner – PDF creation and Editing
Scanned legal documents using Omni-Pro software to create PDF (Portable Document Format) files for posting to the web. Converted Microsoft Word for Windows documents to PDF files using Adobe Acrobat plug-in for Word. Edited and optimized PDF documents using Adobe Acrobat for Windows in preparation for posting to corporate intranet website. Uploaded PDF files to website using proprietary content management system and quality checked files for size, accuracy and cross-browser compatibility.


Proficiency in Dreamweaver through version CS4, Homesite 5.5, Topstyle Pro, Rational Clearcase Content Management System, Flash through version CS4, Adobe ImageReady CS2, MS Office versions through 2003, FileMaker Pro 7, Photoshop through version CS4, Illustrator all versions through CS4. Advanced knowledge of HTML, DHTML and CSS as well as the ability to modify and implement Javascript. OSX Snow Leopard and Windows XP.


Award: On the Spot Award
Program or Achievement: WBA/Life Stages – For the creation of components
Award Date: 08/2009

Award: On the Spot Award
Program or Achievement: WBA/Life Stages – For the “Fit 'n Finish” process
Award Date: 10/2009

Award: Hero Award
Program or Achievement: Your Profile 1.6 – For “Outstanding Effort and Flexibility”
Award Date: 10/2009

References available upon request