Polley Wong

Polley Wong

New York, NY, US





WE CREATE GROUP, LLC, New York, NY, US, Co-founder

Feb 2013 - Jan 2017

Campion Platt, New York, NY, US, Assistant Interior Designer

Sep 2014 - Jan 2015

Wonton Food Inc, Brooklyn, NY, US, IT Specialist

Apr 2012 - Apr 2013

Creative Commons Taiwan, Research Center for Information Technology Innovation, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, Technology Manager

Working as a hands-on Tech Lead for the Creative Commons Taiwan Project the Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica. Administrates an environment with 1 FreeBSD and 1 Ubuntu server. Also in charge of website development with database optimization. Managed and customized a Drupal-base site, a Movable Type blog site, a Wordpress blog site, and a CCHost CMS.

Jul 2009 - Mar 2011

Money Media, a Financial Times service, New York, NY, US, PHP Programmer

Developing solid web applications for Money Media Inc., a Financial Times company, based on Zend Framework and working on MySQL oriented optimizations. The team’s goal was to provide several online publications to serve the money management field in a fast, flexible, yet steady and endurable websites. This includes front-end websites and back-end CMS application for the company internally. I specialize in UI development and user experience, working closely with Flex, AJAX (JQuery), CSS, and their integration with PHP. PureMVC was chosen to logically separate Flex code; Zend_AMF was used to bridge Flex and PHP. Hashed out a Zend Framework Dispatch Workflow Diagram which was featured on Zend’s official newsletter in their June 2009 episode.

Nov 2007 - May 2009

Vision Production House, Taipei, Taiwan, PHP Programmer and Project Manager

Produce web sites using HTML, AJAX as GUI end, Smarty as GUI logic end, PHP for business logic, and MySQL as data layer. Also acting as project manager in a minority of the various web site projects. 2005 started to be part-time-externally engaged, then transferred as a full time employee at the end of 2006.

Dec 2006 - Jun 2007

Open Source Software Foundry of Taiwan Academia Sinica Project, Taipei, Taiwan, Research Consultant on Open Source Middleware

Worked as externally engaged researcher in Taiwan Academia Sinica Project of OSSF (OSSF Supports Software Freedom), providing expertise in Middleware and open source portal design.

Sep 2006 - Dec 2006


New York School of Interior Design (NYSID), New York, NY, US, Masters, MFA

Sep 2012 - Jan 2015

Ming Chuan University, Taipei, Taiwan, Bachelors, Computer Science

Aug 2001 - Jan 2006



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