Nick Malozzi | Front End Leadership, Development, & Design

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Front End Leadership, Development, & Design

Hello World

My name is Nick Malozzi, and I ❤️ building interfaces. As a Front End Developer & Manager with experience in UX, Web & Graphic Design, I'm uniquely suited to work closely with Design and/or Product Teams. I am currently seeking new full time opportunities. So please get in touch! You can also view or download my resume.

Experience

  • Lead Front End Engineer, Owner
    malozzi.codes LLC | Jan 2021 - Present

    Operates as my independent contracting venture, prioritizing projects that align closely with my core expertise: crafting visually captivating, responsive, and streamlined frontend interfaces. Collaborate with diverse clients, leveraging a wide range of technologies to deliver exceptional frontend solutions.

    Remote DevelopmentVue/VuetifySCSS/SASS/LESSTailwindReactJSjQueryGatsbyHTML5UI/UX DesignWordpressBig Commerce
  • Sr FE Engineer & FE Manager
    TN Marketing | Aug 2020 - May 2024

    Spearheaded front end initiatives for a dynamic eCommerce platform catering to 14 distinct brands/sites. Orchestrated and contributed to the migration from a conventional PHP/JQuery-driven Wordpress architecture to an independent front end, built with Laravel, Blade templates, Livewire, and AlpineJS. Was a core contributor to the development of Cypress end-to-end tests that supported the migration. Managed a team of remote front end developers across multiple time zones, overseeing task allocation, scoping, and scheduling work. Collaborated closely with the UX team to ensure technical feasibility, and adherence to ADA compliance standards. Also built and supported multiple micro front ends built in React.

    Remote DevelopmentTeam Leadership/ManagementLaravel/BladeLivewire/AlpineJSSCSS/SASS/LESSBulmaCypressReactJSjQueryGit/GitHubADA/a11yUI/UX DesignWordpress
  • FE UI Engineer & Sr. UX Engineer
    Bluprint/Craftsy | Jun 2018 - Aug 2020

    Played integral roles in both UX and development aspects across various projects, transitioning from UX Engineer to Senior UX Engineer and eventually focusing on Front End UI Engineering. Contributed to diverse Front End stacks, encompassing an e-commerce platform in React, a React Native mobile app, a Video Player Library utilizing Preact/React/JS, and a CMS in Handlebars/JS. Actively participated in re-branding and rebuilding initiatives. Collaborated closely with Product teams, involving wire-framing, user testing, mockups creation, and HTML/CSS development for new features.

    Team Leadership/ManagementReactReact NativePreactCSS in JSSCSS/SASS/LESSJSXjQueryTheoPlayerJavascriptHTML5MaterialUIBrightspot CMSHandlebarsJSONWordpressUI/UX DesignSketchInvisionAtomic DesignUser Testing
  • UI/UX Designer
    Echostar | Jun 2011 - Jun 2013

    Was the primary UI/UX Designer for dishanywhere.com, Dish Network's streaming service. Also contributed to the Front End coding efforts needed to launch the site.

    RubyHTML5HandlebarsSCSS/SASS/LESSjQueryJavascriptUI/UX Design
  • Web/UI Designer
    On-Site.com | Sep 2008 - Jun 2011

    Designed and coded a template system for the On-Site Marketing platform for apartment complexes. As well as redesigned the UI/UX for said platform's administration interface.

    RubyHTMLSCSS/SASS/LESSJavascriptUI/UX DesignWeb/Graphic Design
  • Web/UI Designer
    Resort Destination Marketing | Feb 2008 - Jun 2008

    Designed and coded vacation rental website's for the ski industry.

    HTMLCSSJavascriptUI/UX DesignWeb/Graphic Design
  • Web Design Intern
    Sposto Interactive | Sept 2007 - Jan 2008

    Web Design Internship setup through my college.

    HTMLCSSWeb/Graphic Design
  • Web/Graphic Designer
    Pocono White Water & Skirmish USA | Apr 2007 - Sept 2007
    HTMLCSSWeb/Graphic Design

Other Experience

  • Owner & Chief Misfit
    Airhead Misfits | Nov 2022 - Present

    Operates as a Doing Business As (DBA) entity under malozzi.codes, LLC, serving as a platform to support the vintage BMW Airhead motorcycle community. Utilizing Airhead Misfits as a creative outlet to explore and enhance skills in social media marketing, Shopify platform management, and production of print media including stickers, t-shirts, and other merchandise. Engaged in early-stage development of video-based podcast production and editing in collaboration with the established Airhead247 Podcast. After having launched the Airhead247 Podcast website in early 2024.

    airheadmisfits.com

    ShopifySocial Media MarketingBusiness OwnershipSCSS/SASS/LESSJavascriptWordpressUI/UX DesignWeb/Graphic DesignPrint DesignCustomer ServiceRiding Vintage Motorcycles
  • Vice President & Creative Director
    Savage Orchid Racing | Jan 2009 - Present

    Co-founded and management of Savage Orchid Racing, a 501(c)(7) not-for-profit racing club, alongside three former colleagues from the Craftsy technology team. Lead the creative direction by generating all visual assets including car liveries, logos, branding, and thematic elements. Oversee the maintenance, modification, and construction of a fleet of three cars. Assist in the coordination, strategy, and logistics for a team of about 10 drivers/crew. Regularly compete in the 24 Hours of Lemons racing series, two-time recipients of the Best Theme award and consistently placing within the top 10 in class.

    @savageorchidracing

    LeadershipManagementSocial Media MarketingBusiness OwnershipUI/UX DesignWeb/Graphic DesignPrint DesignScheduling/LogisticsRace Car Maintenance/ModificationThinking FastDriving Fast

Education

  • BFA Communication Design
    Kutztown University | Graduated: 12.15.2007

    Concentrations in Interactive(Web) & Graphic Design. President of the Outdoors Club.

  • High School Diploma
    Liberty High School | Graduated: 6.15.2003

    Graduated with honors. President of FBLA, President of the Ski Club, Assistant Captain of the Ice Hockey Team.

Skills

  • Laravel IconLaravel
  • Blade IconBlade
  • Livewire IconLivewire
  • AlpineJS IconAlpineJS
  • Bulma IconBulma
  • Cypress IconCypress
  • Vue IconVue
  • Vuetify IconVuetify
  • Tailwind IconTailwind
  • HTML5 IconHTML5
  • Big Commerce IconBig Commerce
  • React IconReact
  • React Native IconReact Native
  • CSS IconCSS
  • CSS in JS IconCSS in JS
  • SASS and SCSS IconSASS and SCSS
  • Shopify IconShopify
  • Husband IconHusband
  • LESS IconLESS
  • Preact IconPreact
  • MaterialUI IconMaterialUI
  • Javascript IconJavascript
  • Father IconFather
  • Handlebars IconHandlebars
  • Gatsby IconGatsby
  • jQuery IconjQuery
  • Wordpress IconWordpress
  • Ruby IconRuby
  • Git and Github IconGit and Github
  • Pizza Consumption IconPizza Consumption
  • Agile IconAgile
  • Atomic Design IconAtomic Design
  • Design Systems IconDesign Systems
  • UX Design IconUX Design
  • UI Design IconUI Design
  • Graphic Design IconGraphic Design
  • Web Design IconWeb Design
  • Wireframing IconWireframing
  • Adobe Creative Suite IconAdobe Creative Suite
  • Sketch IconSketch
  • Invision IconInvision
  • User Testing IconUser Testing
  • Team Leadership IconTeam Leadership