Efrain Lugo

Experiences

Lead Drupal Architect

Lightmaker

Jun 2015 to Present
  • Developed and implemented custom modules in PHP/Drupal according to requirements
  • Participated in meetings and regular planning and review sessions
  • Interacted with cross-functional teams to ensure complete delivery of web applications
  • Provided documentation as required and participated in code reviews, planning sessions and routine status stand-ups
  • Provided accurate level of effort time estimates and provide recommendations for feature prioritization
  • Assisted in release/deployment planning and execution activities.
  • Assisted with code reviews and helping developers on the team fix bugs

Lead Front-End Developer

Lightmaker

May 2011 to Present
  • I produced award winning websites with a team of very talented people. I've worked on numerous responsive sites and a few mobile apps.
  • I've developed quality Front-End Applications using Angular, BackboneJS, Drupal, Wordpress, and SiteCore.
  • I've built and maintained an ever evolving Front-End starter kit for a team of 10+ developers.

Lead Front-End Developer

Rise

Jan 2009 to May 2011
  • Learned Drupal while working at this agency
  • Worked on a few notable projects like Grant Hill, Tamia Hill, and Hart and Huntington website.

Graphic Design Specialist

Celebrity Resorts

Sep 2008 to Dec 2008
  • Offered in house web and print support. I generally created flyers, posters, took photos at company event.
  • I also worked on the company intranet using share point, as well as the company site.

Technical Designer

Lightmaker

Aug 2007 to Sep 2008
  • Worked primarily on Flash Sites using AS3
  • Offered HTML/CSS support for the companies custom .NET CMS
  • Assisted with concept designs using Photoshop

Graphic Design Apprentice

Orange County Utilities

Apr 2006 to Aug 2007
  • Learned a lot about photography
  • Crafted newsletters and advertising materials for the Water Division using Adobe InDesign

Education

Valencia College

AS, Interactive Design

2004 to 2007

Valencia College

AS, Print Design

2004 to 2007

Awards & Certifications

Valencia College President's List

  • I was featured on the list multiple times for maintaining a 4.0 GPA.

Acquia Certified Developer - Drupal 8

2016 Annual Lumen Awards

  • Shoutout Award
    • Awarded for receiving the most recognition every month for helping out fellow employees.
  • Best Team Award
    • Awarded to the NHRA (Drupal 8 currently in development). I serve as development lead and architect of the project.
  • Positive Attitude Award
    • I was voted among by peers as the person with the most positive attitude.
  • Nominated - Lightmaker of the Year
    • Awarded to an individual who has made the biggest impact in the company
  • Nominated - Evolution Award
    • Awarded to an individual who has shown the most growth throughout the year.

Skills

  • Video Hosting Platforms
    • Brightcove
    • Ooyala
    • Youtube
    • Vimeo
  • Web Hosting Platforms
    • Acquia
    • WP Engine
    • AWS
  • Server Side Technologies
    • Apache
    • NodeJS
    • Nginx
    • Varnish
    • Memcache
    • Solr
  • Object Oriented Programming
    • PHP
      • 5, 7
    • JS
      • ES5, ES6
  • Front-End Development
    • CSS
      • less
      • scss
    • HTML
      • pug
      • handlebars
      • twig
    • JS
      • babel
      • CoffeeScript
  • Libraries/Frameworks
    • JS
      • Angular
        • 1, 2
      • React
      • jQuery
      • Underscore
      • BackboneJS
    • PHP
      • Symphony2
      • Drupal
        • 6, 7, 8.x
      • Wordpress
        • 3, 4.x
  • Source Control
    • svn
    • git
  • CLI Tools / Dependency Management
    • composer
    • npm
    • gulp
    • grunt
    • brew
    • drush
    • ssh
    • rsync
    • vim
  • Continous Integration
    • Pipelines
  • Languages
    • Spanish (Advanced - Fluent)
    • German (Beginner)