Justin Mcleod

Web Developer
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New York, NY
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github.com/justin
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justin@email.com
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555-555-5555

Work Experience

Dropbox

Web Developer
2018 - Current
  • Migrated CoffeeScript React components to TypeScript and added full test coverage.
  • Improved web file preview load times by 15% by removing third-party libraries.
  • Contributed to the React server rendering project to improve initial page loads for users on high latency internet connections.

Facebook

Software Engineer, React
2013 - 2018
  • Part of the React core team responsible for maintenance of the open source project.
  • Designed and implemented the reconciliation algorithm that improved the developer experience while also offering performant rendering.
  • Added support for CSS in JS, allowing components to be styled without CSS files.
  • Core contributor to the release of React hooks, which aided the transition to functional components.

Parse

Front End Developer
2011 - 2013
  • Parse was acquired by Facebook in 2013.
  • First engineering hire. Responsible for setting up bundling, testing, asset management, UI components, and much more.

Projects

2015 - Current
  • Created a browser extension to improve the experience of the GitHub website.
  • The repository has 231 contributors and over 13,000 stars.
  • Contributed to the effort to standardize mouse/touch event handling.

Education

MIT

BS Computer Science
2009 - 2013

Research assistant at the MIT Media Lab.

Skills

Languages
JavaScript/Node, GraphQL, CSS3, HTML5
Libraries
React, Angular, jQuery, Bootstrap
Other
Sketch/Figma/Adobe, Git, Linux, Unit testing