Jodie Doubleday

A Resilient, proactive, adaptable professional with passion for ensuring excellent Web Performance, Accessibility and Communication within teams having lead a range of team including in Development, UX and Design.

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Work Experience

Developer & Co-Founder

THE JUNIPER STUDIO AUG, 2019

In 2019 we created The Juniper Studio, a web agency specialising in Accessibility, Performance an Scalability. As well as Front End Web Development, my role includes:

  • Building Client Relationships
  • Contract Negotiations
  • B2B & B2C Marketing Activity
  • Financial Management / Forecasting / Invoicing
  • Subcontracting and Freelance Team Management

UX Lead

HOLIDAY EXTRAS OCT, 2015 - FEB, 2020

I was asked to lead a small team of developers and designers to improve the User Experience of over 30 website brands and 2 mobile apps across the Holiday Extras group and work with senior business leaders to deliver company OKRs. My ability to work collaboratively, confidently and comminucate with the wider business enabled me to grow the team.

This role included...

  • Ensure our products were accessible to all - a huge push for A11y practices throughout the company.
  • Establish a pattern library to ensure consistency across our brand and marry those with our brand guidelines
  • User Testing: Organise and conduct sessions. Identify patterns and present outcomes to stakeholders and clients across the UK.
  • Business Understanding: Consider the impact of UX on the team, the business and the customer at all times.
  • Build relationships and collaborates by supporting others, contributing appropriately to discussions and knowledge sharing.
  • Run workshops and presentations to the entire business highlighting hte resonsibilities we have as a technology lead team in ensuring a great User Experience and Developer Experience.

Front End Architect

HOLIDAY EXTRAS OCT, 2013 - OCT, 2015

Having been a Lead for many years i naturally progressed into an arcitect role. This meant moving away from day to day coding, and instead moving my focus onto new technology and scalability while ensuring any technical shift didn't impact buiness forecasts.

This role included...

  • Trainign and developing talent within the wider development team
  • Being involved in all Technical Planning meeting where technology choices and direct were being discussed
  • Leading teams in greenfield projects
  • Developing new mobile apps inclusing the Holiday Extras App and Holiday Countdown

Lead Front End Developer

HOLIDAY EXTRAS APR, 2008 - OCT, 2013

Front End Developer

HOLIDAY EXTRAS APR, 2006 - OCT, 2008

  • SKILLS

  • Web/Tech

    • React, React Native, GatsbyJS, Jest, Mocha, Ruby, Lambda, AWS
    • HTML, CSS and preprocessors (LESS, SASS & PostCSS), styled-components
    • Node.js, Express, GraphQL
    • Git, Subversion
    • Photoshop, Sketch
    • Prismic CMS, Netlify CMS,
    • Agile working methodologies
  • UX

    • UX Research
    • User Testing (qual/quan/guerrilla)
    • A/B Testing
    • Remote User Testing
    • Accessibility
    • UX/UI Design Guides
    • Wireframes
    • Journey Maps
    • Prototypes
    • Content Design

Based Canterbury, Kent UK

Website thejuniperstudio.com

Twitter @jodiedoubleday

Email jodie@thejuniperstudio.com