About

Andy is a full-stack web software engineer, with over 10 years of experience.

He identifies with the label of "product-focused engineer", and has received positive feedback for his communication skills, attention to detail, and business savvy.

Recommendations

Recommendations are available on LinkedIn.

Projects

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Speaking opportunities

Andy gave a talk in Buenos Aires, Argentina about how his team applied Lean Startup principles to their work at LivingSocial. Blog post.

En marzo del 2013 empecé a trabajar con el equipo de LetsBonus en Barcelona, España. LetsBonus es una filial de LivingSocial.


Volunteering as a programmer

Andy was part of a team for the Overnight Website Challenge event, and has acted as a photographer and mentor for Rails Girls events.

He became a contributing editor for the This Week in Rails newsletter in 2015 (Blog post).

Open Source
  • Core NLP gem - Gem author. Developed at Lengio. Light Ruby interface to Stanford's Java-based CoreNLP tool.
  • Delayed Job Web gem - Gem maintainer. Web interface to delayed job (Ruby-based background processing).
  • Promo Slide - jQuery plugin author. Web page marketing component. Written in Coffeescript.
  • Ruby on Rails - Committer to Ruby web framework. Small fixes.
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