Software Engineer, Nava PBC
April 2017 – Current
- Tech lead on the HealthCare.Gov marketplace application
- Provide pairing, technical direction, and mentorship to teammates
- Handle complex relationships with stakeholders and other contract teams within the HealthCare.Gov ecosystem
- Work closely with engineers, designers, and product to research, redefine, and build the next version of HealthCare.Gov
- Build scalable web applications that serve 30+ Million Americans
November 2015 – March 2017
- Work closely with designers, product managers, and full-stack engineers to implement new features across our platform, Chorus.
- Work with other engineers to redefine the architecture and tooling for the front-end of our platform.
- Contribute to our front-end work flow and guidelines across our team.
- Unify 8 brands (300+ websites) onto a single core platform.
- Mentor and help new teammates.
- Lead a monthly front-end skill-share.
- Work with other Product Team members and leadership on developing a culture for hosting events and contributing back to the community.
- Create guidelines and advocate for Accessibility within the company.
May 2014 – November 2015
- Post Vox.com launch, worked with a product manager, a designer, and a full-stack engineer to implement new features and bug fixes to support the site and editorial needs. Including launching embeddable card stacks.
- Worked with a product manager, a designer, and Editorial staff on developing interactive feature layouts for Polygon.
May 2012 – May 2014
- Worked as one of the founding designers of Polygon.
- Worked with editorial staff and a designer on developing interactive feature layouts.
- Front-end development for the corporate website.
Trending Power Women in DC
2016 & 2017 Recipient
DCFemTech Powerful Woman Programmers
2015 & 2016 Recipient
Comedy Hack Day DC Winner
Worked with a team to develop and prototype a satirical app called IndieHobo.
2018 – Current
2014 – Current
SassyDC Meetup Organizer
2014 – 2016
Knowledge of: Ruby / Ruby on Rails, SQL, Node, Webpack, Python, AWS
Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design & Minor in Computer Science