Rob Walsh

Web Developer

Gamer

Skiier

Rob Walsh

Web Developer

Gamer

Skiier

About Me

Hello! I’m Rob Walsh.
Professional Software Engineer with almost 20 years of experience. Worked up and down the stack but my true passion is in Front End Web Development.

Web Development
  • HTML5 
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • React
App Development
  • React Native
Industries
  • Horse Racing
  • Email
  • Streaming Video On Demand
  • Data Analytics
  • Point Of Sale
  • Consulting
  • Startups

 

Hobbies
  • Video Games
  • Skiing
  • Formula 1
  • Coding
  • 3D Printing
  • Traveling
Fun Facts
17 Video Game Consoles Owned
Favorite F1 Driver: Lewis Hamilton #44
Colorado Conqurer Ski All 5 Epic Mtns in One day
15 Countries Visited
Resume
Experience
2019 - Present
Senior Software Engineer
Alteryx

Build out feature-rich, scalable, data grid component, to ensure backward compatibility with the existing desktop client.

Lead Redux-Saga middleware implementation.

Mentor software engineers on the team, with pair programming, code reviews, and technical discussions.

Lead architecture planning, design, and testing of new features.

Help build SDK to expose extensible controls of our component to be consumed by other teams, and ultimately customers.

2018 - 2019
Team Lead / Senior Software Engineer
Gaia

Help bring new features to light by vetting technical requirements

Upgrade the video component for a VOD streaming service on the web platform. Report bugs found in the player to the third party development team.

Launch a new Live Stream Events system

Onboard new junior-level developers

Team Lead of cross-functional team including UI/UX Designer, Data Science, and Full Stack Engineer

 

2016 - 2018
Senior Developer
Horse Races Now

Add wager platform on top of existing mobile apps using AngularJS and webviews

Created build process for dev and production using webpack

Make critical design and architecture decisions to shape the front end user experience

Worked with designer to establish user personas, rough sketches, wireframes, final designs, and an inclusive style guide.

2013 - 2016
Web Developer
Return Path

Worked on an H2 product, helping to find market fit

Created Labs product to host new smaller beta test apps, to find customers, and explore ideas

Worked on multiple products through major launches

Rebuilt product suite from the ground up in Angular 2

Mentor junior and returning developers to teach new code concepts, and adhere to code standards

2011 - 2013
Web Developer
TVG

Improved page load times from 25 seconds to under 1 second

Worked with AJAX, JSON, and an internal API's heavily

Supported over 350 transactions per second, nearly 20k concurrent users, grossing in excess of 15 million US dollars

Found and removed front‐end memory leaks to improve user experience

2008 - 2011
Web Developer
Zing Studios

Developed full websites with PHP and a custom CMS framework

Worked with over 20 clients directly; multiple on a daily basis

Worked as a contractor for Google, creating python scripts for cross-platform purchasing

Created cross-client HTML email campaigns for multiple clients

Hands-on experience using UNIX and Apache web servers

Worked full stack in apache, SQL, PHP, JS, HTML and CSS

2007 - 2008
Web Developer
Avanade

Worked with cutting edge technologies such as MOSS, and WPF

Direct client interactions to gather requirements and receive deliverable sign off

Worked with 3 different clients using multiple development frameworks

Worked in a Paired Programming, Agile Development setting

Worked as a contractor for Microsoft

2005 - 2007
Web Developer / Tech Support
Aspex POS

Created application for mobile devices allowing servers to record food orders

Created an online case information system for technical support issues

Supported 100+ clients with technical issues via phone and on-site

Created a new website layout using W3C standards compliant CSS/HTML

Education
2005 - 2007
Univ. Of Colorado
Boulder, CO

B.S. Computer Science

2002 - 2005
US Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, CO

Coursework Computer Science

Military Studies

Skills
Coding
  • HTML / CSS
    98%
  • React / JavaScript
    90%
  • PHP / MYSQL
    75%
  • Dev Ops
    60%
Knowledge
  • Web Application Development
  • React Native Development
  • Testing and Quality
  • CI / CD
  • Agile Practices
  • Mentoring
  • Technical Documentation
  • Leading Teams
Get in Touch
  • Address: Colorado, USA
  • Email: brombomb@gmail.com
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