Hi, I'm Ben

A full stack web developer from Kingston, Ontario who enjoys using logic and reason to find elegant and effective solutions to complex problems. Motivated to learn how to leverage industry leading frameworks and approaching everyday as an oppurtunity to extend my knowledge.

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Concise

Focused on writing concise code that conveys its purpose effectively.

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Modern

Keeping up to date with modern technologies through podcasts and hobby work.

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Responsive

Using advanced CSS to accomadate and adapt seamlessly to all device sizes.

Skill Set

A variety of frameworks, libraries and languages that I have had the oppurtunity to work with.

  • I am proficient in
    • CSS logoCSS
    • HTML logoHTML
    • JavaScript logoJavaScript
    • Node JS logoNode JS
    • React logoReact
    • Redux logoRedux
    • SASS logoSASS
  • familiar with
    • Chakra UI logoChakra UI
    • Django logoDjango
    • Gatsby logoGatsby
    • GraphQL logoGraphQL
    • MongoDB logoMongoDB
    • Python logoPython
  • and exploring
    • Apollo logoApollo
    • Docker logoDocker
    • Kubernetes logoKubernetes
    • Next JS logoNext JS
    • PostGres logoPostGres
    • Prisma logoPrisma
    • TypeScript logoTypeScript

Projects

Reinforcing my knowledge practically by applying new skills and open-source frameworks to complete personal projects.

My Timeline

Notable achievements and events on my road to explore and master concepts in modern web development.

CourseJan 7, 2021

Understanding Typescript

Completed Maximilian Schwarzmüller's course on the basics, features and workflows of Typescript.
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ConferenceDec 7-9, 2020

Reactathon

Attended workshops and topic tables to interact with industry leaders and learn about complex concepts in React.
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EmploymentMay 1, 2020

Centre for Advanced Computing

Started a 16 month software development internship leveraging modern AI solutions in web applications.
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CourseMarch 4, 2020

Advanced CSS and Sass

Completed Jonas Schmedtmann's course on advanced and modern CSS including CSS Grid, flexbox and responsive design.
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Thanks to Eric for introducing me to my passion

and to Madison for supporting it.