I’m Gersen

DESIGNER / DEVELOPER

Design

My goal is to make the user life easier. It can be done at the very first step of design. Good experience with design and typography.

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Invision
  • UI Mockups
  • Swift
  • 3D Studio Max
  • Newsletters

Front-end

The easiest way to make a user fall in love about a product is to have a very good experience with Front-End

  • CSS
  • CSS3
  • HTML
  • HTML5
  • LESS
  • SASS
  • Javascript
  • React
  • jQuery
  • AngularJS
  • Liquid

Back-end

Working basically with PHP + MySQL for mobile development and WordPress. I also have experience with Python language

  • PHP
  • IOS Developement
  • GitHub
  • WordPress
  • MySQL
  • Ionic Framework
  • Python
  • Parse
  • Node.js
  • Unity Engine

Other Skills

I have experience with some other tools used every day to improve product performance and teamwork

  • SCRUM
  • Kanban
  • Trello
  • Slack
  • Objetive-C
  • X-Code
  • MailChimp
  • SEO
  • Gulp
  • Shopify

About me

I’m a designer and developer based in Brazil. I studied game design and front-end development and have a degree from a São Paulo university called Anhembi Morumbi. I have about 10 years of experience as a designer and 7 years as a front end developer. In the past 4 years I started working with American companies and have been doing so remotely.

My journey

  • Gersen Medina Full Stack Developer

    2005-2007

    Start learning Front-End Development

    I basically started studying by myself and then in two years I graduated in basic front-end development in a city called Espírito Santo do Pinhal

  • Gersen Medina Full Stack Developer

    2007-2011

    Game Design Degree

    In 2007 I move in to São Paulo, Brazil to start to learn Game Design and Front-End Development from a university called Anhembi Morumbi

  • Gersen Medina Full Stack Developer

    2008-2012

    The passion is born

    For a few months I worked as a trainee in an advertising agency that dealt with big clients. Until I became web-designer of this same company for 2 years. And the passion for the universe of sites and app's was born

  • Gersen Full Stack Developer

    2012-2014

    Full Stack Developer

    I started working remotely for an online medical appointment scheduling system network. Based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, they were looking for someone to develop the visual language of the product, front-end and programming of basic functions and that's what I did until they were acquired in a million dollar deal

  • Gersen USA

    2014-2015

    California braces me <3

    An social network special designed for investors in the American stock exchange contact me and I started working with American companies and have been doing so remotely. I worked as a front-end developer with stock options on this start-up. I also worked with this guys until they were acquired in a big sale. I like working with companies in California because the time zone works out very well and I also get exposure to some very interesting technologies.

  • Gersen Medina Network

    2015-Now

    The Network POWER

    I am currently working for a social network of investors and founders. Based in San Francisco and with an exceptional team of professionals

Kevin Holmes

Kevin Holmes

CEO – Founders Network

“Gersen is a skilled front end developer, a dedicated employee and a valuable team member. Highly recommend.”

Otavio Dalarossa

Otavio Dalarossa

CEO – Nveslty

“Gersen is a committed, high integrity team player. He’s very detail-oriented and continuously learning new skills and technologies. Gersen was a big help for Nvestly.”

Denis Moskalets

Denis Moskalets

CTO Combine

“We worked together on FoundersNetwork, so I can say that Gersen is high-qualified specialist, rapidly learn new skills and adopting new technologies, frameworks, tools.
He can work with any difficult project and codebase to make working product available for end-customers as quick as business needs it.”

“A Very Particular Set of Skills”

  • UX, UI 80%
  • Mobile 75%
  • Web 75%
  • HTML 85%
  • CSS 90%
  • Design/Photoshop 90%
  • Sass/Less 70%
  • Javascript 40%
  • React 20%
  • Jquery 30%
  • AngularJs 10%
  • PHP 70%
  • MySQL 70%
  • WordPress 90%
  • Python 15%
  • Swift 30%
  • SEO 60%
Nvestly
Founders Network
AvalDoc
Honda

Get in Touch

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You can download my CV here