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Ryan Hefner

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  • LevelSenior
  • LocationUnited States
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  • ProfessionsWeb Developer - UI/UX Designer - Product Development Manager


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About me

An experienced application engineer and designer, focused on designing and developing useful and usable products and services. Formerly Director of Engineering at Vimeo and Senior Interactive Developer/Designer at Fantasy Interactive (Fi). Specialties: Product Design & Development; Front-end Development; UX/UI Design; Information Architecture; HTML/Javascript/CSS; React/Redux; React Native (iOS/Android); Backbone; PHP; MySQL; Restful APIs

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  • Application Development
  • Web Development
  • Web Programming
  • Mobile
  • Websites
  • CSS
  • Design
  • Html
  • Javascript
  • Mysql
  • PHP
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • UX Design
  • UI Design

Work history



Rock Kick Co.

Aug 2011
  • Full Time
  • Your friendly, neighborhood product studio. Building quality digital products and services, for awesome people.


Director of Engineering


Sep 2009 - Apr 2016
  • Full Time
  • I was the Director of Engineering for the Viewing Experience team, which included overseeing the design and development of the Vimeo Video Player, our web-based TV Applications and a handful of other specialty web applications.


Senior Interaction Designer & Developer

Fantasy Interactive

Dec 2006 - Oct 2009
  • Full Time
  • At Fantasy, I wore a number of different hats. I was typically in the initial meetings with our clients, gathering their business requirements and initiatives, and would work through those through the entire lifecycle of the project. Building wireframes, developing prototypes, work side-by-side with our designers and ultimately building the final app, website or prototype.



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Bowling Green State University

Jun 1997 - Mar 2001