James Shuster

Basic

is available. ✅

Freiberuflich / Selbstständig, Owner, Visionary Productions

90274, United States of America

Skills

Project Manager IT
Code development
LAMP
PHP
CSS
Web Video
Music Sales Online Application
Deutsch
Francaise
Italiano
JavaScript
jQuery
Adobe Premier
Adobe After Effects
Agile Development
Apache
Asana
Astronomy
Audio
DRM
DNS
Domain Name Service
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
DHCP
TCP/IP
eCommerce
Excel
Video editing
Facebook
Firewall
Geopolitics
Google Maps
Google App Engine
Jira
Joomla
Internet
Linux
Autodesk Maya 3D
mencoder
ffmpeg
MP4
MySQL
MS Project
Perl
Ruby
Photography
PhotoShop
Print Shop
Responsive Web Design
Scrum (software development)
Smarty Templates
Webdesign
Web Analytics
WIFI
Windows Server
Wireless
Word
Wordpress
Web-Engineering
Premiere Pro
Media
Google AdSense
Ajax
Videos and Animations
DVD-Authoring
Blu ray authoring
Audio Production
AWS
Content Delivery Network
CMS
Cyber Security
CPanel
Composer
Music
Ethernet
Final Cut
GitHub
Google APIs
HTML5
CSS3
Domain Names
Registrars
InVision
iOS
jPlayer
Management
QA
IT QA
QA automation
Responsive web design
Request Tracker
KANBAN
Scrum Master
Slack
Technical writing
IT Technical Writing
Akamai
Virtual Private Networking (VPN)
Web Design
Wi-Fi

Timeline

Professional experience for James Shuster

  • Current 22 years and 6 months, since Jan 2000

    Owner

    Visionary Productions

    - Web design – LAMP, PHP, HTML5, Javascript, CSS - Web Engineer QA - Business plans and financials / Production Accounting - Script / Story development - Film and Video Production Management

  • 1 year and 6 months, Sep 2018 - Feb 2020

    QA Manager

    fly.me

    • QA setup, start-up to fully functional site, performing some tasks at 20 times expected speeds - recognized by manager as best QA teamwork with code-developers • Exceeded all bug report requirements – data limited by NDA • Reports and research for World-wide, online active ticket travel site with Blockchain, AI

  • 1 year, May 2016 - Apr 2017

    Instructor Computer Science

    Los Angeles Harbor College

    Teaching my classes in Cyber Security and Excel.

  • 2 years and 9 months, May 2005 - Jan 2008

    Project Manager

    Oversee.net

     Scrum Master of 15 code developers in 4 teams for software updates revenue.net, domainsponsor.com, nameking.com, lowfares.com  Search Engine Optimization on web sites to improve ranking for Google and Yahoo  Quality Assurance for Web 2.0, AJAX, perl, MySQL sites  Domain Site Admin Registrar with 2.5M domains ~ Managed purchases and disputes  Chief video content contributor, encoder, editor for 5th largest video social network

  • 1 year and 3 months, Oct 1999 - Dec 2000

    Win NT Admin Contractor & Integration Consultant

    Akamai Technologies

     Setup Web customers to use the worldwide, distributed Akamai ~ Freeflow network for Web content and video  Created Ghost hard drive images and provided 2nd level support for Windows NT users

  • 9 months, Jan 1999 - Sep 1999

    Silicon Graphics ~ SGI Sales & Network Services Manager

    Great Eastern Technologies

     Managed Network Services department  Supervised integration for client Broadcast TV Video Servers  Sold SGI Hardware  Started 3D Animation Club Maya New England

  • 6 months, May 1998 - Oct 1998

    Windows Consultant

    Sun Microsystems - Cereon Genomics

    Windows NT 4 & 95, WAN, LAN, Internet and Unix

  • 3 months, May 1998 - Jul 1998

    Consultant

    Koetter, Kim & Associates, Inc.

    Mac and Windows Contractor

  • 4 months, Feb 1998 - May 1998

    Consultant

    First Church of Christ, Scientist

    Computer Internet Consultant

  • 5 months, Jan 1998 - May 1998

    Consultant Admin

    The CIA ~ Complete Internet Access

    BSDI Unix and Internet service provider admin and connectivity projects.

  • 6 months, Aug 1997 - Jan 1998

    Consultant

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Office of the Dean for Undergraduate Students ~ Helped staff and students with computer setups.

  • 5 months, Apr 1997 - Aug 1997

    Consutlant - Tech Support Level 2

    BBN

    Resolved Internet, PC and Mac problems as a 2nd level support.

  • 6 months, Jan 1996 - Jun 1996

    Consultant

    Harvard Business School

    Setup students to use remote access to the Internet.

  • 6 months, Jun 1995 - Nov 1995

    Consultant

    NO KA OI Foundation

    Setup 3D VRML fly through pages of Maui

  • 11 months, Aug 1994 - Jun 1995

    Consultant Manager

    Softaware.com

    Organized a sales and support team and promote an Internet software product., TIA.

  • 3 months, May 1994 - Jul 1994

    Consultant

    Callaway Golf

    Inventory dbase creation.

  • 4 months, Mar 1994 - Jun 1994

    Unix Sys admin

    Boss Films

    A motion picture special effects company. ~ File Administration for special effects.

  • 6 months, Jan 1994 - Jun 1994

    Consultant PC Mac Support

    Castle Rock Entertainment

    Supported PC and Mac, motion picture accounting software for; "City Slickers II", "Dolores Clayborne" and "Seinfeld".

  • 9 months, May 1993 - Jan 1994

    Teacher

    PC Workshop - Westwood CA

    Teacher for Excel, MS Word, Windows

  • 1 year and 5 months, Jan 1992 - May 1993

    Exec Secretary - Risk Management Office

    Occidental Petroleum

    Graphics and Computer Contractor / Executive Secretary Department of Risk Management

Educational background for James Shuster

  • 2 years and 10 months, Sep 1975 - Jun 1978

    Sound Eng.

    City University of London

    German, Composition, Performance, Voice

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • German

    Fluent

  • French

    Basic

  • Italian

    Basic

Wants

IT QA
Web Software Quality Assurance (QA)
IT Technical Writing
Photography
Frontend
Web-Engineering

Interests

Film TV production
Video Internet conversion and site creation
Photojournalist
Photography
Scuba diving
Writing
Travel
Hiking
Audiophile
Quality Improvement / QA
Web Software Quality Assurance (QA)
IT QA

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