Accomplishments

Summary

  • Developed 30+ websites.
  • Developed 10+ web apps.
  • Developed 5 JavaScript mini-games.
  • Developed 3 iOS apps.
  • Developed websites and applications for 30+ clients.
  • Developed applications for 3 Fortune 500 companies, 4 digital agencies, and 3 SaaS software companies.
  • Completed 70+ technical courses from Stanford, University of Washington, Seattle Central College, Code Fellows, and various online resources.
  • Completed 40+ general education and business courses from University of Washington.

Client Work

  • Implemented webpack bundle splitting for a large React application to improve load time by 2400%.
  • Revamped frontend gulp build process for a large single page application.
  • Wrote a popular blog article about how to organize gulp scripts.
  • Architected the AngularJS frontend of a CRM application used by thousands of brokers in a Fortune 500 commercial real estate company.
  • Led the development of a large frontend “Voucher” feature which processes billions of dollars each year.
  • Co-founded a social network and productivity startup “Zapiary” where I developed the first iOS prototype and contributed to the backend API.
  • Wrote a PHP script that detects and removes duplicate CSS selectors in a codebase of a huge legacy marketing website.
  • Wrote a Python script that automates the process of generating AMPscript email templates in over 30 different languages.
  • Architected the technology stack and development pipeline and contributed to the original idea of a skills tracking HR directory application used by 200+ employees and executives at a digital agency. (React, Node.js, Express, PostgreSQL, GCP, Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Implemented Jaccard similarity algorithm for comparing hundreds of employees based on skillset.
  • Developed a KPOP sweepstakes site that attracted over 85,000 visitors on launch day.
  • Wrote 5 technical blog articles covering topics including: Django, Elasticsearch, RxJS, AngularJS, and Gulp.
  • Presented on various topics including: Django, Elasticsearch, D3, Docker, Kubernetes, Node.js, MongoDB.
  • Mentored other developers on various topics including: JavaScript, AngularJS, SQL, Docker, Kubernetes.
  • Developed an Unsplash image search plugin using RxJS.
  • Developed a data-slicing mapping application with leaflet and esri for sales managers of a Fortune 500 commercial real estate company.
  • Worked as a founding engineer of a Seattle startup where I worked on Ruby on Rails backend, AngularJS frontend, D3 visualizations, and Salesforce API integrations.
  • Wrote a Ruby script to automate deployment processes for said startup.
  • Delivered a motivational Toastmasters speech.
  • Received an Outstanding Performance Award.

Personal Projects

  • Developed “Bieber Pong”, a mini-game which attracted over 2000 players and featured on Airing News, AJC, Chicago Egotist, DailyMe, DigiDay, Elite Daily, Hello You Creatives, INOOZ, Regator, SF Weekly, Stara.fl, TIME, Veooz.
  • Developed “The League of Thrones”, a Game of Thrones fantasy league prediction website which which was played by 50+ users and generated hundreds of predictions. (React, Node.js, Koa, PostgreSQL, GCP, Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Developed an open-source slot machine game with 10+ stars on GitHub.
  • Developed a cryptocurrency to USD calculator Chrome extension.
  • Developed a stock market trade tracker and calendar application with Interactive Brokers API integration. (Vue.js, MongoDB, Express, Node.js).
  • Developed a SaaS sweepstakes website builder that supported wildcard subdomains and payment processing with Stripe.
  • Developed a blank WordPress theme for use as a starting point for WordPress projects.
  • Developed a Ruby script for quickly generating a rails website with a sweepstakes form.
  • Developed a Ruby gem for quickly generating WordPress themes.
  • Developed a tournament bracket application in Ruby on Rails that supported persisting a tree structure in PostgreSQL.
  • Developed a Docker, Node.js, PostgreSQL, Knex.js boilerplate for rapid development.
  • Developed a flashcard app to help with rapidly memorizing library APIs.
  • Developed web scrapers to pull API documentation from various websites.
  • Developed a photo sharing app with a backend in Ruby on Rails and iOS client in Objective-C.
  • Developed a Ruby script for exporting Evernote HTML files into txt files.
  • Developed a real-time text-based zombie apocalypse game using Node.js and socket.io where you can team up with multiple players to defeat never-ending waves of zombies.
  • Ported an Asteroids game from a Python course over to HTML5 and JavaScript.
  • Developed a photo gallery application with PHP and CodeIgniter.
  • Developed a lightweight CMS Ruby gem that can be imported into any Rails project.