Lead Developer (Kanban team)
2016 - Present (8 months)
Lead development of the Kanban team tackling a variety of our products including the backend (PHP, Laravel 5.2), frontend webapps (Angular 2) and Ionic mobile apps (Angular...more 2). I am in charge of a team of 3 and coordinate the tasks on the Kanban board for optimal delivery time. Currently building several Angular 2 mobile apps while simultaneously building out the backend functionality for these apps in Laravel 5.2
- Rebuilt SamCart from scratch using Laravel 5.2 and AngularJS - Responsible for large chunks of the application including products, upsells, upsell funnels, parts of checkout...more and ~10 integrations - Rewrote the super admin panel as a VueJS SPA - Day to day management, mentoring and assignment of tasks to junior devs
Over the course of 18 months at SamCart, rebuilt the application from scratch as part of the core team and a lead developer using Laravel 5 and AngularJS. During my time with SamCart, net revenue greatly increased.
What words of advice would you give your younger self?
Never let others dictate how you live your life or pursue your dreams. If you know what you love, pursue it with everything you have and never let the expectations of those around you interfere. You'll be happier for it and live with no regrets.