Bernardo Farah, San Francisco, CA, USA
+1 (415) 652-6388hi@bernardo.mewww.bernardo.me

Profile

I am a developer with technical experience with web applications. I speak 3 languages fluently (English, German, Portuguese). I am looking to work in a part of the company that is young in spirit and constantly on the cutting edge of technology. I look forward to an opportunity to drive improvement in an engaged work environment.

Skills

Languages

HTML & CSS, SASS/LESS/Stylus, Javascript, Ruby, Go, and SQL

Frameworks

Rails, Hanami, Ember, and React

Methodologies

Test Driven Development, Agile Development, and Continuous Integration

Systems

Docker and OneOps

Employment

CoverHound Lead Software Engineer
November 2016 — Present

Tech lead for project with strategic partner

CoverHound Software Engineer
June 2016 — November 2016
  • Extracted reusable code into gems, using continuous integration to test them (published on rubygems.org)
  • Architected and wrote software services responsible for communicating with third-party APIs
Walmart.com Software Developer
February 2016 — June 2016
  • Driving test driven development with Mocha, unified code standards using ESLint and streamlined deployment with OneOps and Capistrano
  • Teaching team about new Javascript ES6 features and how to use them, and refactoring techniques
  • Built a monitoring system using React, Sinatra, Elasticsearch and Logstash to ensure 100% uptime of an image derivative generator
Walmart.com Tools & Process Developer
January 2015 — February 2016
  • Proactively scoped, developed and maintained a Rails tool-suite used by over 100 people across multiple departments that resulted in a yearly value savings of over $1.7MM
  • Built an image derivative generator using ImageMagick and Ruby that supports front-end product imagery across Walmart.com and has created over 50MM images to date
  • Provided technical consulting as well as detailed requirements on vendor solutions that resulted in workflow enhancements
  • Developed streamlined processes using shell scripts and cron jobs that improved reliability and efficiency in imagery procurement from third parties
Walmart.com Site Merchandiser
October 2013 — January 2015
  • Developed tools for my peers using Excel Macros and PHP that drove efficiency, improved accuracy and increased ability to drive sales
  • Consulted and advised on business tool creation, working with internal and external software providers on quality assurance (QA)
  • Trained my peers on best practices for using business tools effectively, teaching in detail about Google Chrome's console and Sublime Text
Holy Swiss Cheese Web Developer & Designer
April 2008 — April 2012

Worked with JungleDrums Ltd., Fugata Quintet LLP. Dancing Bee Ltd. and S2 Games

Education

Regent's University BA Global Marketing Management

London, United Kingdom