Web Designer and Front-end Developer since 2003. Worked for agencies and as a freelancer for companies in Brazil, Europe and
Focus on designing user interfaces for websites and developing semantic, responsive and reusable code aiming for
best performance on browsers and devices.
A programmer by education (graduated in Computer Science) and (interface) designer by heart.
Also a blogger at jpedroribeiro.com, where several web related topics are written, from book reviews to how-to
guides on development and design.
Working for several companies across the globe on a variety of areas as real estate, education counseling and online ticket selling.
Most projects started as wireframes done with Balsamiq Mockups which later became full Photoshop comps.
Front-end development using latest HTML5 and CSS3 techniques, backed by jQuery script to enable optimum user experience throughout the site.
Wordpress used as a blog and as a full CMS: hand crafted themes, custom fields and menus to enable maximum adaptation for the customer and yet keeping it easy to use.
Razor (Asp.Net) integration on custom built CMS (4pm.ie).
Spent 2 years living in Ireland as one of the main designers of the company, I was in charge of the design and front-end code of websites and web based systems.
Attended meetings with clients and participated to initial project brainstorms.
Also worked integrating designs into blog platforms (PHP), CMS and 4pm's in-house property interface (ASP.Net).
After 2010, back in Brazil, continued working for them as a freelancer.
Copernicus started as an idea to bring the web environment to the town of Carlos Barbosa and its neighbour cities. Internet was new back then and our main role as a digital agency was to introduce this new concept to the companies around us.
As any small startup, my role was divided into several fields, like management, development and design. Later on focusing on design.
Even though I am not directly connected to the company, I still provide design services & consultancy when needed.
Universidade de Caxias do Sul
BS, Computer Science, 2000 - 2007
Hobbies & Interests
Playing Drums and Percussion (Cajón) with Diplomatas, an acoustic trio;