Bryan Witherspoon

Bryan Witherspoon is a web developer with over nine years of professional experience designing, building and delivering web applications.

He develops user interfaces using the latest web standards, and constantly seeks new tools and techniques to improve his workflow.

He is available for part-time, contract opportunities.

Employment

Duo Security

Senior Software Engineer

- present

Summary

Responsible for designing and developing administrative and user-facing application for two-factor authentication service.

Accomplishments

  • Led visual redesign project of administrative interface.
  • Implemented many key features of the company's flagship product.
  • Wrote automated tests as necessary for new and existing features.
  • Designed and built an internal "know your customer" dashboard for displaying information on latest bookings.
  • Continuously improved HTML, CSS and JavaScript coding standards and product's build pipeline.
  • Mentored junior employees.
  • Screened and interviewed web developer candidates.

Digital Roots

Software Engineer

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Summary

Responsible for designing and developing web-based user interfaces for social media engagement and reporting platform.

Accomplishments

  • Designed and developed abstract reporting tool used for visualizing performance metrics.
  • Built a social media command center used for data exploration by social media teams.
  • Built an application for tracking performance of data processing pipeline.
  • Co-organized local Ember.js meetup group.

Arbor Networks

Software Engineer

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Summary

Responsible for designing and developing web-based user interfaces for distributed network security solutions.

Accomplishments

  • Successfully launched initial version, major release, and several minor releases of network security application.
  • Spoke to 85+ person engineering team on the topic of migrating from image-based graphs to SVG.
  • Submitted patent application for the automatic transformation of selected text into regular expression.
  • Led small to medium-sized groups in user interface design sessions.
  • Participated in cross-functional user experience team.

Loudpixel

Web Developer (contract)

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Summary

Designed and developed Rails application for managing tech support issues for the MSU College of Communcation Arts & Sciences.

Consumers Energy

Engineer

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Accomplishments

  • Designed and developed lightweight web interface for managing electronic switchgear.
  • Built and programmed a wireless interface between a Roomba and an electric meter to alter cleaning schedules based on the current price of electricity.

The State News

Creative Director

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Accomplishments

  • Successfully launched two major redesigns of the company's main websites and numerous internal web applications.
  • Supported nightly production efforts by proofreading and formatting content for web.

MSU Office for Inclusion

Web Developer

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Summary

Successfully launched redesign of department's website built on top of ExpressionEngine.

Proficiencies

Languages and Libraries

Tools

Education

Michigan State University

Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering