Duncan Alexander

Work experience

2019 - 2022
Lead Frontend Developer
The Dyrt (Series A startup)
  • Managed the frontend development of The Dyrt's website and React Native app
  • Planned and oversaw migration of website content from an Ember.js frontend to Next.js with Typescript in order to improve maintainability, performance, and SEO
  • Wrote job listings, interviewed and hired team members
  • Led team standups, ticket breakouts, and regular one-on-ones with team members
  • Collaborated with the VP of Engineering on scheduling, provided estimates for sprint completion dates
2018 - 2019
Senior Frontend Engineer
Netifi (Seed funded startup)
  • Built out a React/Redux control panel for Netifi's decentralized data broker as the startup's sole frontend developer
  • Collaborated with Java developers on needed features and data visualization, worked in IntelliJ and Gradle for testing changes to the broker
  • Maintained the RSocket reactive websockets Javascript library
Senior Frontend Engineer
Nike (contract with Future State Consulting)
  • Helped develop WebGL-based tools and applications for in house design teams
  • Protoyped rendering solutions for product proof images
2013 - 2018
Senior Frontend Developer, cloud platform team
Pollinate (Media agency)
  • Designed and built maintainable solutions for interactive web-based product customization and visualization
  • Wrote internal libraries for representing product logic on product customizers for client brands and trained data teams
  • Solved product visualization problems in Canvas, SVG, and WebGL contexts
  • Presented quick-turnaround demos of product customization techniques to national client brands