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Rochester, NY 14623

(585)615-7979
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Jose Manuel B. Basa

Summary of Qualifications

Skilled TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER with experience as INTERACTIVE DEVELOPER. Expertise in client relations, requirements gathering, cross-function team leadership, cost/benefit analysis, project planning, and process development. Ability to effectively translate business/customer objectives into technical requirements..

Unique “Developer + Project Manager” skillset. Extensive experience in dynamic web site development, information architecture, interface usability, graphic design, and multimedia development. Specific web skills include HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX, MySQL, and PHP. Specific multimedia skills include Flash Development in ActionScript, Video Editing using Final Cut Studio and Adobe Premiere & Adobe After Effects. Additional experience with Live Webcasting & Event Production. Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt.

Objective

I am currently seeking a position that utilizes my unique combination of Project Management and Interactive Development skills. I’m looking to expand my knowledge and skills in both these areas in an environment that encourages innovation and creative problem-solving.

Work Experience

XEROX CORPORATION | ROCHESTER, NY

Marketing Project Manager
September 2009 – Present
Manage Xerox Production web presence and content maintenance partnering with Xerox Interactive Marketing, e-marketing activities, horizontal marketing programs and campaign metrics.

Workplace Services Strategy Manager
November  2008 – September 2009
Core team member responsible for re-thinking the internal services and solutions available to Xerox Employees by leading with technology. Analyze current business processes and develop new services to help Xerox Employees be more productive. Market the existing services offered by Workplace Services & Solutions to increase awareness of internal services (reduce external spend).

Manager, Technology, Content and Media Services
October 2007 - Present
Manage rich media development and infrastructure for the corporation. Responsible for Webcast Infrastructure and Architecture. Rolled out next generation of webcast infrastructure that will be utilized for over 200 corporate events. Developed on-demand video, podcast, and interactive media platforms for consumption by various Xerox employee groups. Manage team of 3 Media Services technicians that handle A/V requirements for large meetings and events held in the Monroe County area.

Business Services & Solutions Manager
March 2005 – October 2007
Serve as Liaison between internal Xerox Organizations (marketing, IT, employee communications, public relations, etc) and Global Conferencing & Travel Services. Investigate requirements of organizations and find solutions and/or build processes to enable them to accomplish the task at hand. Build services and technologies that GCTS can add to it’s portfolio of services. Continue to provide Interactive and Video Production services.

Business Systems Analyst
September 2002 – March 2005
Research and analyze web conferencing, webcasting and streaming technologies for use by the corporation. Develop and improve registration, implementation and “replay” processes of web seminars. Technical lead in Webcasting Service.

ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY | ROCHESTER, NY
Graduate Assistant / Multimedia Tutor
September 2001 – August  2002
Tutored Graduate and Undergraduate students in coursework material. Assisted students with various software packages such as Macromedia Director, Macromedia Flash, Adobe Photoshop and Macromedia Dreamweaver. Assisted students in web programming languages such as PHP (MySQL), Perl and JavaScript. Served as teaching assistant for one class per quarter.

MICHELE PERKINS & ASSOCIATES | WESTON, CT
E-Learning Consultant
June 2001 – September 2001
Created Reuters 3000 Xtra Software Simulation for Securities Industry Association Trade Show. Developed E-Learning Division Web Site for Michele Perkins and Associates. Aided in developing concepts and implementation of e-learning coursework.

FIRST LIGHT COMMUNICATIONS | NEW YORK, NY
Multimedia Developer
June 2000 – March 2001
Produced multimedia environments and interfaces using Macromedia Flash. Utilized ActionScripting to produce high end Flash Applications and Animations. Interfaced Lotus Domino Server with Macromedia Flash to create dynamic intranet for the Media Planning Group (MPG). Also worked on Flash web sites such as Seligman Technology Group.

ELEMENT K | ROCHESTER NY
Multimedia Developer
September 1999 – June 2000
Created functional Web-Based Training Products delivered on Ziff Davis Education’s various web sites.  Utilized HTML, JavaScript and Shockwave Technologies to construct interactive coursework.  Tools used include Macromedia Director, Adobe Photoshop, and Macromedia Dreamweaver.

RAYMOND KARSAN & ASSOCIATES | PRINCETON, NJ
Multimedia Developer
May 1999 – November 1999

Developed CD-ROM based training material for Fortune 500 companies such as Staples and the Coca-Cola Company.  Programmed interactive courseware in Macromedia Director..  Integrated graphics, audio and video into functional computer based training.

Education

ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Rochester, NY>
Masters of Science in Information Technology
(Project Management and Web Database)
Graduated: June 2004

Academic Achievements:

  • Selected as 1 of 2 Multimedia Graduate Assistants (Full Scholarship)
  • Overall GPA: 4.00
  • Completed Thesis Project: Multi-User Spaces in Virtual Environments – Developed Java Based Server for Flash Multi-User Environment. Built associated API’s for clients and server

ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY , Rochester, NY
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
(Web Development & Multimedia)
Graduated: May 2001

Academic Achievements:

  • Overall GPA: 3.72  /  In Major: 3.90
  • Graduate High Honors
  • Dean’s List (Every Quarter)
  • Presidential Scholarship Winner
  • Alumni Scholarship Winner
  • Golden Key Recipient
  • Nathaniel Rochester Society Scholar

Other Work

Dog Obedience Training Club of Rochester NY (DOTCORNY) | ROCHESTER, NY
Webmaster
January 2007  – Present

Re-developed http://www.dotcorny.com from scratch. Implemented new look-n-feel and configured Joomla (Content Management System) to be a de-centralized content editing and enabled member’s only section.

References

Available upon request