David Lyons

3D Artist / Front End Web Dev

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Software & Skills

  • Javascript / ES6
  • HTML
  • SCSS
  • Command Line
  • Browser Dev Tools
  • Three.js / WebGL
  • Bootstrap
  • Visual Studio Code
  • npm
  • Git
  • Grunt, Gulp
  • Webpack
  • Storybook
  • jQuery
  • Jekyll
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Premiere
  • Maya
  • ZBrush
  • Photo Editing
  • Video Editing
  • Graphic Design
  • Interaction Design
  • Vector Math
  • 3D Modeling
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Retopology
  • UV Layout
  • Texturing
  • 3D Printing
  • Currently learning:
  • GLSL Shaders
  • React
  • Vue

Work Experience

  • 3D, Three.js, WebGL
  • Front End Web Development
  • Design Systems, Storybook, Webpack
  • 3D web developer for Motorola Solutions APX Next.
  • Finalist in Fast Company's 2020 Innovation by Design Awards in the User Experience category.
  • Applied UVs, textures and materials to radio 3D model.
  • Cleaned and compressed radio 3D model to minimize file size and load time on the web while maintaining fidelity.
  • Implemented lights, camera rig, preloader and animation with vanilla Javascript, Three.js and Tween.js.
  • Translated Sketch and Zeplin designs into interactive, responsive user interfaces with HTML, SCSS and Javascript.
  • Concatenated, minified and compiled Javascript and SCSS files with Gulp.
  • Front end engineer on spherical 360 video WebVR platform and interactive WebVR music experience.
  • Worked with teams of software engineers, designers, producers, back-end developers and quality control.
  • Designed and implemented 2D and 3D user interfaces with HTML, SCSS, vanilla Javascript, Three.js and Tween.js.
  • Added support for VR headsets and controllers with Three.js, WebVR API and Gamepad API.
  • Implemented UI sound effects with Web Audio API.
  • Tested with all major VR headsets and controllers in all supported WebVR browsers:
    Oculus Rift, Vive, Windows MR, Oculus Go, GearVR, Daydream / Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Oculus Browser.
  • Created interactive 3D graphics prototypes with Javascript and Three.js.
  • Front end developer on Borden Dairy’s 2014 responsive website.
  • Worked with teams of project managers, UX, creatives, back-end developers and quality control.
  • Experimented with virtual reality, 3D modeling, Leap Motion hand tracking and 3D printing.
  • Assisted with video editing.
  • Worked on clients including Texas Motor Speedway, Sabre Airline Solutions, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Legacy Texas Bank, Associa and American Home Shield.
  • Lead front end developer on Chuck E. Cheese’s 2012 responsive website.
  • Worked with teams of project managers, UX, creatives, back-end developers and quality control.
  • Experimented with Three.js and WebGL.
  • Worked on clients including Central Market, Corner Bakery, Advance Auto Parts, T.G.I. Friday’s, TXU Energy, The Home Depot, Go RVing and Summer's Eve.


Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Fall 2007 - Fall 2010
Bachelor of Science in Visualization, December 2010

The University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, Spring 2010
Studied motion capture, modeling, and texturing in the Arts and Technology department for a semester away.