Information

Personal details and application.

Full name
Nathan Jessen
Position
Frontend Developer
Technologies
HTML, CSS, Sass, PostCss, Gulp, Grunt, JavaScript, Vue, React
Education
B.S. in Computer Science
Minor in Mathematics
Minor in Database Systems Management
Remote Experience

I've spent 5 years working remotely for an agency based in a different time zone.

I also spent 6 months travelling to other countries while continuing to work remote.

I spent a month working from the USA with a team that was based out of Australia.

Ideal Team
  • You're excited about implementing best practices and introduce tooling to help a growing team stay consistent and efficient.
  • You’re always looking at new technologies and you push to innovate.
  • You're a small team of engineers who are eager to share your expertise in client-side development.
  • You're looking for someone to implement the design, modification, and maintenance of web applications and user interfaces.
What I Offer
  • Collaborate with design team to implement solutions for our front-end
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • A user first mindset and strong sensibilities for UX and design
  • Work across the organization to standardize the UI of the website
  • Implement and maintain a living style guide/pattern library in partnership with the design team
  • Work within pre-defined requirements and produce code that meet those requirements
  • Experience working within an established set of front-end standards
  • Implement code that adheres to SEO principles and accessibility standards
  • Advocate for the best interest of the user across the organization
  • Oversee the technical aspects of the frontend and lead the direction of the frontend
  • Implement semantic markup
  • Opinionated on Javascript and CSS best practices
  • Perform cross-browser compatibility tests and iterate to work through bugs
Shared Responsibilities
  • Ideals consistent with the company's Core Values
  • Learn new technologies and share ideas