Gaurav  Mishr

First started as a Blender 3d Animator (2006) in an Electronic production company.

Worked there for 6 months.

After then, joined a young team in an animation studio (14th April, 2007), which was a experimental divison of an IT company.

Got the reality check of my skills and industry expectations.

Then changed my mind and moved into WEB (before the experimental divison was shut down). On 16th October 2007 joined a high energy startup and fitted myself into role of CakePHP Developer & Designer (2007).

Then! I started learning designing, cross browser designing. Started trotting the articles and latest trends.

Getting serious with the play, become aware of UX, UX design and usability.

Working with CakePHP, had some limitations.
So, adopted Drupal. Started the Drupal theming & doing religiously. (2007-2010-& currently doing also)

Got Webby and couple of web awards also for

Mentored fresh talent for designing & Drupal theming.

Left that startup after 3 years and joined OSSCube as Lead UI Developer on 2nd August 2010 (Monday)

Here I have done theming & front end stuff in :-

  1. Drupal theming (from scratch or maintenance, project/client specific)
  2. SugarCRM theming customisations
  3. HTML5 based Symfony application & iPhone version of same
  4. Admin front end from scratch for a Web app. in CodeIgniter and evaluated inuit css framework

And completely random did Wireframing of higly comlex app. completely from scratch via Pencil addon (2011).

In Drupal theme, I have done theming from scratch (tailored approach) & evaluated, implemented drupal theme such as BluePrint,, Zen, Basic, Adaptive theme so far.

At work i have been doing Mentoring/Collabrating/Co-ordinating/Delegating in design or misc. team.

From community aspect, done contribution in tech/open source community either by presenting, inhouse tech. presentation & tweeting.

Left OSSCube, and joined a company having employee strength of 1500+ employees and now my Role is of System Analyst (usability) and now i work with Java. Working in burning out agile mode.

Updated on 06th April 2013!