Blake
Embrey

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Skills

Front-End Development

In depth understanding of modern client-side libraries including jQuery, Browserify, Require.js, Backbone.js, Angular.js, Underscore.js, Grunt and Gulp

Up to date with modern and developing technologies including HTML5 and CSS3

Semantic and SEO friendly HTML

Templating engines such as Handlebars, Mustache, Jade and EJS

Preprocessors including Coffeescript, SASS, Stylus and Less

Cross-browser and cross-platform development

Single-page applications and API integrations

Back-End Development

Excellent knowledge of node.js, Ruby and PHP

Experience building full-stack platforms and RESTful APIs

Expertise with back-end frameworks including Express.js, Slim, Symphony, Sinatra and Ruby on Rails

Open Source Contributions

Avid contributor to many open source projects including Path-To-RegExp, Stylus, Underscore.js, Sinon.js and Handlebars.js

Maintainer of dozens of open source projects and public modules

Databases

Superb knowledge of MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, CouchDB and Redis

Experience

2014 - Present

MuleSoft Inc

Senior JavaScript Engineer

Heavy development of open source products based on RAML and related tooling

Creating customer and user facing API management systems and portals

Working with a number of APIs and developing RESTful APIs

In-depth understanding of various API specification formats (Swagger, Blueprint, RAML)

2013 - 2014

Formidable Labs

Software Engineer

Building next generation web applications with HTML5 and JavaScript

Architecting RESTful server side API solutions

Creating and maintaining client-side widgets and libraries

Working with clients including Walmart Labs and Mulesoft

2012 - 2013

onthehouse.com.au

Web Developer

Playing a critical role with a small team of developers in developing and maintaining a high-volume real estate website

Built out new user-facing features, including a fresh user facing stack

Executing on site redesigns taking entire mockups to functional, user-facing experiences

Performed full-stack maintenance on a proprietary legacy codebase