Amanda Herschleb
Software Engineer
Summary

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

Skills
Front End
React
Redux
Vue
JavaScript
HTML
CSS
Responsive Design
Back End
Node
Express
MongoDB
Mongoose
PostgreSQL
Objection
Swagger/OpenAPI
Dev Tools
NPM
Git
GitHub
Jest
Enzyme
Mocha
Chai
Bitbucket
Jenkins
TeamCity
Jira
Grafana
Kibana
Employment
IHS Markit
Boulder, CO
Software Engineer
Mar. 2020 to Current

Responsible for development and delivery of web applications for major financial institutions.

  • Developed new features using React, Vue and Node for four different internal teams to ensure client deadlines were met
  • Mentored other developers through paired programming, peer reviews and training sessions
  • Documented development process for existing applications to enable quick localhost development setup

Associate Software Engineer
Feb. 2018 to Mar. 2020
  • Developed a workflow based report generation tool using React and Node while working closely with internal SQL and Calculations teams to deliver full stack features

  • Led the refactor of an existing React application to make it easier to maintain
  • Migrated 16 existing web and API applications into Docker containers

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

Responsible for developing new test procedures 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 safety standards.

  • Conducted evaluations 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 and maintenance procedures to confirm they met health, safety and environmental requirements.

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

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

Responsible for vehicle crash testing to verify compliance with safety requirements.

  • Coordinated with several internal teams when 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