Amanda Herschleb
Software Engineer
Summary

I'm a software engineer excited about developing applications that make life easier. I primarily do frontend JavaScript development using React, Vue and Node. I'm currently part of an agile team creating web applications for major financial institutions. 

Skills
Frontend
React
Redux
Vue
JavaScript
HTML
CSS
Responsive Design
Backend
Node
Express
MongoDB
Mongoose
PostgreSQL
Objection
Authentication
Dev Tools
NPM
Git
GitHub
Jest
Enzyme
Mocha
Chai
TravisCI
Heroku
Netlify
Bitbucket
Jenkins
TeamCity
Employment
IHS Markit
Boulder, CO
Software Engineer
Feb. 2018 to Current

Responsible for frontend development and maintenance of web applications for major financial institutions. Primarily working with React, Vue and Node.

  • Migrated 16 existing web and API applications into Docker containers
  • Improved quality of code by adding unit tests to an existing project that had none and ran a training session for the team on unit testing

  • Worked closely with internal SQL and Calculations teams to build full stack features
  • Led the refactor of an old section of a web application to make it easier to maintain

Boa Technology
Denver, CO
Test Engineer
Oct. 2014 to Aug. 2017

Responsible for developing new test procedures, creating test plans and testing lace and guide products to ensure they met performance requirements. 

  • Managed development of a new lifecycle test that reduced test time by 75%
  • Developed and ran training sessions for test team on new lifecycle test procedure

Intertek
Louisville, CO
Project Engineer
July 2013 to Oct. 2014

Responsible for evaluating electrical products to determine compliance with applicable safety standards.

  • Conducted evaluations at client sites and communicated changes required to meet safety standards
  • Prepared reports for clients to confirm their product met safety regulations

Vestas
Louisville, CO
Product Compliance Engineer
Oct. 2011 to Dec. 2012

Responsible for reviewing wind turbine design documents and maintenance procedures to confirm they met health, safety and environmental requirements.

  • Improved quality of risk assessments for installation documents that decreased accidents on the job
  • Generated a list of common regulations for wind turbines that reduced time to define future project requirements

Chrysler Group LLC
Auburn Hills, MI
Vehicle Safety Engineer
July 2010 to Oct. 2011

Responsible for full vehicle and component testing to verify compliance with safety requirements.

  • Coordinated with several internal teams whenever a design change was required to meet requirements
  • Presented vehicle safety test results to executive management and recommended strategies to improve performance

Education
Thinkful
Dec. 2017
Web Development Full Stack Flex
Intensive course on modern full stack JavaScript development
Kettering University
June 2010
BS Mechanical Engineering with a Bioengineering concentration
Flint, MI
GPA: 3.86 / 4.0, Magna Cum Laude
Activities
Rock climbing, skiing, hiking, backpacking, running, strategy board games, baking, traveling, photography