- Dun & BradstreetWeb Engineer, 2013 - 2014Created Grunt recipes/Node.js integration for existing build ecosystem based on Go Build Servers. (e.g., Consuming in-house font icon libraries at build time via grunt-curl.) Built out lightweight Express/Node.js-based local development environment with http-proxy to consume pre-production API endpoints. Set up Karma for Unit Testing. Set up Protractor for E2E testing. Combined RequireJS/r.js, AngularJS (angularAMD), BreezeJS (strictly API consumption, non-Entity Framework), Bootstrap, and Google Maps (with MapClusterer) for a modular and modern-ish mobile front end. (Not Responsive, but focused on a small set of devices; and yes, that tech stack, of which I defended use cases for RequireJS and BreezeJS specifically.) Introduced BEM CSS ideas/concepts to manage Big CSS codebases. Introduced analytical tools like Plato and analyze-css for static analysis of JS and CSS build. Introduced tools to automate CSS sprite creation. Implemented datacontext-dependent D3 graphs (Treemap, Doughnut, etc. charts) for cheap visualization with light interactivity to give insight into arbitrary data sets. (I call this "data painting," basically.) Implemented minimalistic, responsive data tables. Knowledge sharing at semi-weekly UI Stand Up meetings (presenting modern tools like FF's 3D View and its use-cases, etc. or various CLI tools because *nix). Helped craft and conduct developer interview sessions (in-person, live coding, and phone screening).
- epantryWeb Architect, 2012 - 2013I helped build the first iteration of epantry.com on vanilla Backbone.js and Python. Heavy Underscore.js use.
- University of HoustonPhilosophy, 2003 - 2009
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