Hi! I'm Jared.

Iā€™m a recent graduate located in the Cincinnati, OH area. I received my bachelor degree from Northern Kentucky University with a major and 2 minors. My B.A. is in Media Informatics and minors in Computer Science and Electronic Media & Broadcasting.

You can think of me as the perfect union between communication, arts, technology, and code. At a fundamental level, I have a deep understanding of the theories and techniques needed to create compelling and inventive experiences. My diverse and extensive skills make me capable of creating websites, graphics, 3D visuals, animations, apps, video games, and more capable of these experiences.

Currently, I work professionally as a Web Developer for Systems Insight, Inc. located in Covington, KY.

If you’re wondering, here is a quick breakdown of my skills:

  • Web Development
    • Substantial Programming knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, and PHP
    • Not Substantial Knowledge but familiar with MySQL, Node and React
    • 3+ years of experience working with CMS tools like Wordpress, Shopify, Squarespace, Wix, etc
    • Website Maintenance & Optimization, SEO, Hosting, Server Configuration, Database Management
  • User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX), and Web Design
    • I use tools like Notion, Whimsical, Adobe XD & Illustrator to document my research and create wireframes/mockups
  • Graphic Design, Branding, Illustration
  • Game Development & Design (Unity & C#)
  • 3D Modeling & Animation (Maya)

If you need to contact me please email me at jared.rice17@gmail.com

Thanks!

P.S. Come back June 1st to see a whole new and custom website with my portfolio, projects, blog, products, and more! I’m really excited to show it off šŸ˜„