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Adam Anderson
Full Stack Engineer
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Projects

Experience

Founding Engineer
Boundless Labs

Sep 2017 - Jan 2020
San Francisco Remote
  • Developed a premier no-code platform for non-technical creators
  • Built complex UIs with Ember.js to manage data, pages, and workflows
  • Created learning materials and tutorials including videos, articles, and social media posts
  • Ruby
  • JSONAPI
  • Rails
  • Ember.js
  • AWS
  • Postgresql

Software Engineer
WayUp

Mar 2017 - Sep 2017
New York Remote
  • Ramped up on a new stack with Python and Django to migrate Looksharp content to WayUp
  • Built new homepage
  • Ruby
  • Python
  • Django
  • Elasticsearch
  • Postgresql

Software Engineer
LookSharp

Apr 2014 - Mar 2017
San Francisco Remote
  • Worked closely with Product Manager to prototype and implement new features
  • Created scraping service to intake internship and job listings from customers' job boards
  • Built OAuth service to facilitate domain name migration
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • JavaScript
  • Solr

Rails Developer
12 Spokes

Jan 2013 - Apr 2014
Salt Lake City Remote
  • Built an XMPP-backed chat application with a web front-end
  • Built a language tutoring application connecting students and tutors through WebRTC video chat
  • Migrated a Rails application from single-server solution to AWS with RDS, S3, and EC2
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • Cassandra
  • WebRTC
  • XMPP
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL
  • Postgresql

Rails Developer
Rails Dog

Oct 2011 - Dec 2012
Baltimore Remote
  • Worked independently on an all-remote team of Rails developers
  • Interfaced directly with clients to develop and maintain project timelines
  • Built Spree commerce sites for small to medium clients
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • Spree
  • MySQL
  • JavaScript

Rails Developer
ProFounder

Apr 2010 - Jun 2011
West Hollywood
  • Worked with small team to release new features weekly
  • Developed legal compliance engine for investing with Federal Rules 504 and 506
  • Worked under guidance of the CTO to establish an agile, testing-based culture
  • Pioneered test-first approach for CSS using object-oriented CSS and style guides
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • JavaScript

Co-founder
Gear My Toon

Jan 2010 - Jan 2011
San Francisco
  • Built and designed a Rails site with my co-founder
  • Configured chef scripts to quickly spin up EC2 instances
  • Used Varnish to implement simple load-balancing and HTTP caching
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • AWS
  • Varnish

Rails Developer
Insider Pages

Jan 2009 - Apr 2010
San Francisco
  • Pair-programmed in a team of four developers using TDD with RSpec
  • Increased accessibility through progressive enhancement
  • Reduced release cycle from two weeks to one week
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • JavaScript
  • Sybase
  • MySQL

Test Engineer
Gap Inc. Direct

Jan 2008 - Jan 2009
San Francisco
  • Worked with an agile team to build an isolated environment for e-commerce application
  • Wrote the Taza browser-based test framework
  • Used JRuby to mock integration points in a Java e-commerce application
  • Ruby

Test Automation Engineer
Infosys

Jan 2007 - Jan 2008
San Francisco
  • Wrote automated test scripts in Ruby
  • Refactored areas of the test automation framework with a self-organized team
  • Strengthened Continuous Integration by conforming to Ruby community standards
  • Compiled manual test plans for scenarios which were not good automation candidates
  • Ruby
  • Java

Test Engineer
Infosys

Jul 2006 - Jan 2007
Bengaluru
  • Supported team of experienced testers during their transition to Test::Unit
  • Ruby
  • Java

Education