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Jose Manuel Fernandez


Previous positions

  • UI / UX Engineer at Amadeus
  • Full Stack Developer at Amadeus IT Group


National School of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics of Grenoble, Master’s Degree, Graphics, Vision and Image Processing




Detail-oriented and motivated IT professional with nine years of experience as a Full Stack Developer and UI/UX Engineer. Meticulous and successful at studying, analyzing and developing applications with a keen eye for usability and user experience. Hard working, dedicated, with excellent problem-solving skills. Fluent in English, Spanish and French.


  • UI/UX Full Stack Developer

    EDF Renewables North America

    September 2016 – Present(3 years 1 month)Greater San Diego Area

    Design and Development of elegant internal Web Applications aimed at managing wind energy and solar power data. Key player working in Scrum with other analysts, developers and project managers. Accomplishments: 1. Frontend and Backend Refactoring leading to a significant increase in performance and user satisfaction. 2. Increased numbers of users and traffic within the application. Main Technologies: – HTML5, CSS3, SASS, Javascript, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Web Services, PHP, NodeJS, Laravel, .NET Core and Git.

  • UI / UX Engineer


    January 2013 – September 2016(3 years 8 months)Nice Area, France

    The main purpose of this position was to improve the Usability and the User Experience of multiple internal Web Applications. Gathering and evaluating user requirements with the aim of creating from simple wireframes and mockups to detailed interactive prototypes. Working in collaboration with stakeholders, analysts, developers and product managers. Accomplishments: 1. Provided creative design leadership for web-based products, with solutions that deliver superior User Experience and clean User Interfaces. 2. Led Trainings and Lectures about Usability, User Experience and Fast Prototyping with 100% positive feedback. 3. Increased the Usability and improved the User Experience of multiple internal products. 4. Designed a new self-service kiosk application for major airlines, reducing the average time to auto check-in by 33%.

  • Full Stack Developer

    Amadeus IT Group

    September 2009 – January 2013(3 years 4 months)Nice Area, France

    Responsible for frontend and backend development of an internal Web Application which aims at configuring and customizing multiple airline websites. Accomplishments: 1. Complete redesign and refactoring of UI and API. 2. Significant improvement in User Experience. Main Technologies: – HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript, AngularJS, jQuery and JAVA J2EE (Servlets, JSP, EJB, JDBC…).

  • Solutions Engineer

    Groupe PSA

    September 2008 – September 2009(1 year)Madrid Area, Spain

    Manage the process of development, testing and deployment of custom CRM for all the Peugeot and Citroën subsidiaries in Europe to administrate all their customers in the same system. Working closely with final users and developers for 2-3 months/project to get each final CRM customized based on specific requirements and languages. Accomplishments: 1. Custom CRM products deployed in Croatia, Slovenia, Austria, Slovakia, Russia, Hungary and Germany.

  • Master thesis in Graphics, Vision and Image Processing

    INRIA Rhône-Alpes Grenoble

    January 2008 – July 2008(6 months)Grenoble Area, France

    Researched in Computer Vision Area the human movement in a synchronized, multi-camera system, to track the head movement in real time to 3D model head. Accomplishments: • Development of an application in C++ and QT for the User Interface and OpenGL to embed the 3D model in the application. • The application displays how the 3D model head follows the movement of the human being head in real time. SKILLS: 3D Modeling, Visual Computing, Image Processing, C++, OpenGL

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  • Distributed Systems Engineer (Internship)


    January 2007 – July 2007(6 months)Grenoble Area, France

    Study of the IBM Power5 Systems to create a distributed web application that manages the virtual resources of these systems. Accomplishments: • Development of a web application that monitors the virtual resources of multiple Power5 servers and allows the manipulation of these resources. SKILLS: Distributed Applications, SSH, Perl, Aix, Linux, HTML, CSS



  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • French

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • Spanish

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills & Expertise

  • Laravel
  • Git
  • AWS
  • JavaScript
  • OpenGL
  • CSS
  • XML
  • PeopleSoft CRM
  • Database Design
  • JSP
  • Wireframes
  • English
  • E-commerce
  • Axure RP
  • Spanish
  • Design Leadership
  • Linux
  • Web Applications
  • PHP
  • UML
  • AngularJS
  • Requirements Analysis
  • SASS
  • HTML
  • Web Design
  • French
  • User Interface Prototyping
  • Java Enterprise Edition
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Development
  • .NET Framework
  • Scrum
  • SQL

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Jose Manuel cares about:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Children
  • Education
  • Health
  • Human Rights
  • Science and Technology