Austin Bergstrom, APIs Developer in Raleigh, NC, United States
Austin Bergstrom

APIs Developer in Raleigh, NC, United States

Member since November 18, 2013
Austin is a professional web developer for over 6 years and with the last two he has been working remotely. He has a background in a variety of frameworks and languages, but has a passion for JavaScript due to it's seemingly endless capabilities and accessibility.
Austin is now available for hire




Raleigh, NC, United States



Preferred Environment

OS X, Sublime Text, Git, Ruby on Rails

The most amazing...

...project I've worked on was an industry-leading web app for pathology laboratory information and workflow management using Ruby on Rails.


  • Project Manager & Full-Stack Developer

    2014 - PRESENT
    aParently LLC
    • Developed a JSON REST API with Ruby on Rails, documented with Apiary.
    • Created a real-time direct messaging plugin for both one-on-one and group conversations.
    • Built a client-side file upload plugin direct to Amazon S3.
    • Developed an array of modular vanilla JavaScript plugins, promoting code-reuse, and reducing overall development time for new features.
    • Managed team workflow, velocity, and communicated with product and design to create project scopes and specifications.
    Technologies: Ruby on Rails, jQuery, Bootstrap
  • Web Developer

    2012 - PRESENT
    JCC Manhattan
    • Created a student management system for synagogues throughout Manhattan, NY to collaborate with the Jewish Journey Project developed by the JCC in Manhattan.
    • Developed a front-end course registration system using WordPress that communicates with the back-end through CORS.
    Technologies: Ruby on Rails, WordPress


  • Languages

    JavaScript, Ruby, SQL
  • Frameworks

    Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ember.js, Vanilla JS
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery Plugins, jQuery, Apiary API
  • Tools

    Pivotal Tracker, GitHub, Git, Sublime Text
  • Paradigms

    Modular Development, Scrum, Agile
  • Storage

    PostgreSQL, JSON, AWS S3
  • Other

    APIs, CORS


  • Bachelor's degree in IT - Application Development
    2015 - 2018
    Oregon Institute of Technology - Klamath Falls, OR (USA)
  • Incomplete Bachelor's degree in Computer Software Engineering
    2006 - 2007
    Oregon Institute of Technology - Klamath Falls, OR (USA)
  • Incomplete Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
    2005 - 2006
    Montana State University - Bozeman, MT (USA)

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