Justin Arnold!

Software Engineer & Designer

I am passionate about solving problems. Curious by nature and always learning.

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Nice to Meet you!

Back in 2015, I embarked on an exciting journey as a software engineer, blending my passions for both design and technology. Fast-forward eight years, and I've had the pleasure of collaborating with some truly amazing folks, crafting memorable experiences and building platforms that cater to the needs of businesses and everyday users alike. My heart is set on designing intuitive, inclusive, and visually stunning creations that not only turn heads but also stand the test of time in their reliability and maintainability. Let's create something beautiful together!

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Companies I've worked with

Gradecam
NuCamp
eWebData
U.T. Medical Center
Storage Express
Misc. Freelancng

Software Engineer

Feb 2022 - Present

Typescript Vue 3 AngularJS Tailwind Storybook MongoDB
  • Rearchitected current in-house component library doubling development environment performance, and reducing bundle size by 80%.
  • Helped migrate the main product from AngularJS to Vue 3, with a strong focus on reducing complexity of the codebase to increase readability and maintainability.
  • Designed several new product features, prioritizing user-friendly workflows, actionable data, and accelerated onboarding speed.
  • Established and maintained documentation for the component library and design system using Storybook.

Course Instructor

December 2021 - February 2023

Python Javascript React HTML / CSS Sqlite
  • Instructed 60+ students spanning 5 courses.
  • Delivered a range of courses, such as Web Development Fundamentals and Introduction to Data Structures and Algorithms.
  • Transformed curricula into into highly engaging presentations and activities to foster a passion for learning.
  • Consistently achieved a 4.98 ⭐ rating across all lectures, reflecting a commitment to high-quality instruction and student satisfaction.

Software Engineer

April 2021 - December 2021

Vue Typescript Java MongoDB Tailwind
  • Updated and maintained a web application in Vue 3 for aggregating and enriching visitor data for car dealers for lead generation.
  • Developed a user-friendly API, enabling dealers to seamlessly integrate data into subsequent lead management platforms.
  • Maintained Java backend using Spring.
  • Designed an intelligent tracking pixel to monitor users across dealer websites, used in the data enrichment process.

Software Engineer

March 2019 - May 2021

Python Django Sqlite HTML / CSS Javascript
  • Developed a Python desktop application as a user-friendly interface for the Cisco CUCM API, streamlining workflows for the hospital's Unified Communications team.
  • Designed an inventory management system for efficient tracking and organization of phones and networking equipment within the U.C. team.
  • Implemented a web interface for convenient remote access to the inventory management system both on and off-campus.
  • Established a web portal to gather valuable feedback from hospital staff during a significant campus-wide phone system migration, ensuring a smooth transition.

IT Developer

Augut 2015 - February 2019

Python Javascript Django Sqlite HTML / CSS Flask
  • Developed an IT staff portal for comprehensive management of devices across 200+ remote properties, including DVR systems, wireless radios, kiosks, and gate entry systems.
  • Created a status dashboard displayed at headquarters, enabling real-time monitoring and rapid response to outages of critical equipment at remote locations.
  • Delivered remote technical support for maintenance teams, assisting with on-site hardware troubleshooting and ensuring optimal performance.
  • Developed a desktop application to expedite the configuration process for diverse hardware devices, including networking equipment, cameras, and gate control boards, deployed at remote sites.

Freelance Developer and Designer

Augut 2015 - Present

Javascript Django Python Mongo Sqlite HTML / CSS
  • Built a web application for comprehensive search, view, and edit capabilities of lute sheet music, catering to musicians' specific needs.
  • Crafted numerous static content-driven websites for diverse businesses, including photography studios, coffee shops, blogs, and company home pages.
  • Developed a Python desktop application for a chess instructor to conduct live remote games with students while providing real-time chat instruction during gameplay.
  • Implemented an automation process to enhance users' digital movie collections with web-scraped metadata and trailers, delivering a more immersive and informative viewing experience.

These are some of my recent projects

Journalyst

This is a plugin for Obsidian that allows you to create and track grouped journal entries for each day.

Typescript
Dev Dungeon

An ongoing project designed to gamify the process of growing as a developer.

TypescriptVue
Solved

Solved visualizes a backtracking algorithm commonly used to solve sudoku puzzles in an interactive way.

TypescriptSvelte

Get in touch

e: justin.arnold@programmer.net

p: (865) 839-3368

I'm eager to explore fresh, innovative collaborations and connect with like-minded individuals. If you're curious about my design or development skills, interested in joining forces on an open-source endeavor, or just want to drop a friendly hello, don't hesitate to reach out. I typically respond within a day, so let's start a conversation that could lead to something amazing!

Made By Justin Arnold @2023