Front End Engineer working on design systems in Washington D.C.
Skills & Expertise
Over my career, I’ve helped Cartoon Network, Cvent, EA Sports, Facebook, Huge, LinkedIn, NASA, Oculus, and Wayfair craft digital products for mobile, web, and emerging platforms.
In roles varying from UI designer to tech lead, I’ve gained valuable insight into a broad spectrum of technologies and methodologies. In recent years, I’ve focused on the following skills to specialize in UI architecture and front end engineering.
Front End Development
Full Stack Development
Node, Python, WordPress, Shopify, GraphQL, REST, Firebase, and Relational & Document DBs
Atomic design, design tokens, application theming, and ergonomic component API design
AWS, GCP, Docker, NPM, JAMStack, headless CMS, serverless lambda functions, and CI/CD pipelines
Testing & Tooling
Webpack, Jest, Prettier, ESLint, TypeScript, Storybook, Babel, Parcel, Gulp, and Cypress
Mobile & Emerging Tech
Swift, React Native, Xamarin (C#), PWAs, Actions on Google, and Dialogflow
Accessibility & i18n
WCAG 2.1 & Section 508 guidelines, ARIA accessible applications, axe, JAWS, Wave, and Accessibility Insights for Web
Git, GitHub, BitBucket, JIRA, Trello, Asana, kanban & scrum agile processes
Design Tools & Hand-off
Sketch, Figma, Photoshop, Illustrator, Zeplin, Invision, asset optimization, Abstract, and Framer X
Architecture, mentorship, code reviews, presentations, data flow diagrams, and pair programming
Featured Project : Design for Business Impact
Gatsby, Contentful, and Netlify power this Designer Fund microsite featured on Awwwards and Communication Arts. Authentication integrates with Mailchimp using custom serverless Netlify Functions.View Site
Create custom interaction flows to facilitate product demos in commercial video shoots
Worked on the native Swift iOS application for the gif-generating photobooth start-up
Replatformed from two WordPress sites to a single JAMStack site using Gatsby, Netlify, and Contentful
Now.sh and Next.js project to live-preview markdown blog posts using the Contentful Preview API
Node.js AWS Lambda services to generate gifs based on the Vue client application's Powfactor quiz results
Node.js CLI to manage the automated migration between the two platforms using their respective content APIs
Collection of solutions to exercises from the second edition of the popular Python book.
Collection of misc. Lambda functions. Instantly use with Netlify and compatible with comparable services on AWS, GCP, etc.
Spacing, typography, and color utility generator for rapid prototyping and design systems. Available on NPM.
Pre-configured TypeScript, Sass, MDX, SEO, Local Files, Google Fonts, and Google Analytics. Available on NPM.
Want to get in touch?
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