Miguel Muniz Designer & Developer

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Hello, I'm Miguel Muniz

A designer and developer focused on creating interfaces and systems. Born and raised in Nebraska, I'm designing web applications and developing a pattern library at the University of Nebraska. With my curiosity, knowledge, and persistence, it's my goal to find solutions, build products, and continuously grow.

Experience & Education

University of Nebraska

Web Designer & Developer

Oct 2018 – Current

Responsibilities

Worked on a team of designers and back-end developers to create a design system for the University of Nebraska, a learning management system used by the University of Nebraska's Online High School, and an internal event management system used by an internal office.

Details
  • Collaborated with designers, developers, and product owners to plan future work and gather requirements
  • Documented user story details, acceptance criteria, and testing documentation in an agile/scrum environment
  • Developed front-end in compliance with standardized coding principles and best practices
  • Met with back-end developers to discuss feature hand-off
  • Continuously tested and performed quality assurance of front-end / implemented features
  • Maintained front-end prototypes, design system components, and pattern library documentation

Firespring

Front-End Web Developer

May 2017 – Oct 2018

Responsibilities

Worked on a team of designers and front-end developers focused on setting up customer's websites, developing custom website themes, and maintaining websites for a proprietary CMS.

Details
  • Developed custom themes for small to medium businesses based on designer's mockups
  • Performed quality assurance testing and bug reporting for fellow developers
  • Fixed client bug reports and completed client requests
  • Documented front-end practices and worked with developers to improve our internal framework
  • Worked with customer service to set up clients in the CMS and migrated content from their previous websites

Southeast Community College

Graphic Design | Media Arts

June 2015 – March 2017

Skills & Strengths

Proficient

  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Branding, Logo Design
  • BrowserStack
  • CSS, Sass, PostCSS
  • Figma, Sketch, Adobe Xd
  • Git, GitHub, Azure Repos
  • Gulp, Webpack
  • Handlebars, Nunjucks, Twig
  • HTML
  • Icon Design
  • Image Optimization
  • InVision, Marvel
  • Terminal, CLI tools
  • UI/UX Design
  • VSCode

Knowledgeable

  • Accessibility
  • Bootstrap, Foundation, Tailwind
  • Design Systems
  • Illustration
  • Javascript
  • SVG

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Personal

Provided by CliftonStrengths, these reflect my personality and work ethic.

Analytical
"Searches for reasons and causes. They have the ability to think about all the factors that might affect a situation."
Learner
"Possess a great desire to learn and wants to continuously improve."
Deliberative
“Takes serious care in making decisions or choices. They anticipate obstacles.”
Restorative
“Adept at dealing with problems. They figure out what is wrong and resolve it.”
Intellection
“They are introspective and appreciate intellectual discussions. Simply describes they like to think."