Ben Garraud · Work

Versatile senior Creative Technologist with 5 years commercial experience. During his career Ben has worked with the following clients Mercedes, Universal music, 3 Mobile, Samsung, WWF, Royal Navy, National express, Royal Mail and SMART to name just a few. Whilst working with these clients he has been responsible for technical direction and development of high profile and innovative campaign sites, Web applications and large scale accessible websites.

Skillset

Adobe Flash

  • Advanced knowledge of ActionScript 3 and ActionScript 2.
  • Comfortable using Flash IDE, Flex, Flash develop and Eclipse
  • Experience with design patterns
  • OOP approach using frameworks including Pure MVC and Robotlegs

JavaScript

  • Unobtrusive, class based approach.
  • DHTML, AJAX and DOM knowledge.
  • Experience with jQuery and Mootools frameworks

PHP/MYSQL.

  • Experience using design patterns
  • MVC based frameworks including Yii and Codeigniter
  • Database design and management

HTML/CSS

  • Standards based accessible approach
  • Experience building DDA (AA/AAA) compliant sites
  • Focused on using the latest techniques on newer browsers while still maintaining support for legacy browsers.