About me

Iā€™m a computer programmer and a writer. I love creating things and helping people grow. I love getting email.

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Competencies

  • Being a thoughtful and empathetic team member. People > code.
  • Building resilient and testable applications for web, mobile, and server.
  • Writing high performance UIs that stay smooth even on outdated Smart TVs.
  • Technical writing of every flavour; blogs, documentation, asynchronous communication.

Education

  • M.S.c. in Computer Science (Distinction)
    • Researching the WebSocket protocol and related technologies.
    • Writing and reasoning about benchmark tools.
    • Core Computer Science curriculum.
  • B.A. in Creative Writing (with First Class Honours)
    • Working on interactive fiction for the web.
    • Finding my passion: code.

Personal

Keen surfer šŸ„ and runner šŸƒ, lover of indie games, married to an American girl (who is also a software engineer)!