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Your Role as a Candidate

As professionals in software/web engineering, there are many expectations set about what we can do on a technical level. Your career however is more than just writing code, its about making decisions.

More than Front and Back its Agency vs. Product

Agencies focused primarily on the development of websites and companies that revolve around the creation of an application or product think they are as different as night and day, but the overlap of skills and roles of engineers is more complex and interwoven than that.

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Personal Projects

Placemat: An HTML table preprocessor

Ruby (and a docs website)

WEAMON: Weather Monsters

Objective-C, NSSql, Magic Record, PHP, MySQL, JSON

Captain's Log

PHP, Twitter API + (html/css/js)

Pettrip

Objective-C

Languages, Tools, & Methods:

Everyday Languages

Sass, haml, CoffeeScript, JavaScript, PHP, Swift

Everyday Tools & Methodologies

Middleman, Github, Bourbon, Neat, jQuery, Kanban, Wordpress, BEM, Atomic Design

Some Experience

Ruby, Angular.js, Grunt, MySQL

Misc+/Past Experience

Raphael.js, Pascal, 6502 Assembly, Actionscript 3, Objective-C

Currently Reading:

Code/Space: Software and Everyday Life by Rob Kitchin Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1) by William Gibson

Current Roles:

Web Engineer
@ Huge

Part-time Lecturer
@ The New School

Private iOS
Development Tutor

Past Roles:

Freelance Consultant
@ Code Climate

Lead Web Developer
@ Addison Design Co.

Co-founder / Lead Engineer
@ Index Interactive

Game Developer
@ DMA Animation

Activity

Lectures & Courses

Interactive Web Design

Studio Couse/ Lecturs @ The New School

AAS class on web design, UX/UI, and methodologies/process.

Embrace the Medium

Lecture @ Addison Design Co.

A lecture focused on how to design and sell inconsistency on the web to 100 employees.

Building Twitter Bots

Workshop @ Parsons Code Club

A workshop in which participants built twitter bots using PHP and Cron Jobs.

Coding After Design School

Lecture @ Parsons the New School for Design

A lecture focused on helping to prepare students for what a career in code may look like after attending design school.

Communities & Groups

Current / Active

Gotham Sass , SHOT SIGCIS

Past

Dumbo Tech Breakfast

Attended Conferences

Upcoming

Past

JS Summit 2014 (online) , Artifact East 2014