Frank R. Bonetti, Software Developer in Chicago, IL, United States
Frank R. Bonetti

Software Developer in Chicago, IL, United States

Member since March 6, 2016
Frank is a software engineer with 4 years of experience who specializes in web development, specifically Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, React, and Elm. He's also really interested in functional programming.
Frank is now available for hire




Chicago, IL, United States



Preferred Environment

Linux, Sublime Text, Git

The most amazing...

...thing I've built is a homemade cellphone.


  • Software Engineer

    2014 - 2016
    • Built an online marketplace for prepackaged corporate events.
    • Joined as the third developer and helped grow the development team to more than 15 developers.
    • Developed an interactive invitation wizard with React.js.
    • Built a real­-time check in service with React.js and Node.js.
    • Built a photo uploading application that automatically applies watermarks.
    • Developed APIs to work with other internal applications in a micro-service architecture.
    • Served as my team's technical lead.
    • Introduced React.js into the tech stack and taught other developers how to use it.
    Technologies: React, Node.js, Redis, MySQL, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby
  • Software Engineer

    2013 - 2014
    RECSOLU (renamed to Yello)
    • As a member of a small team, rewrote the primary legacy application in Ruby on Rails.
    • Developed REST APIs for consumption by our mobile app.
    • Built a platform to help recruiters manage candidates, interviews, and recruiting events.
    • Wrote high performance, raw SQL queries in PostgreSQL to handle complex reports involving more than 500,000 database rows.
    • Developed a video interviewing system that allows candidates to answer interview questions via webcam.
    • Contributed to the development and maintenance of legacy applications.
    • Developed both front-­end and back-­end features.
    Technologies: jQuery, Redis, PostgreSQL, JavaScript, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby
  • Developer

    2012 - 2013
    Lionheart Trading Group
    • Developed high frequency trading algorithms using Algo Design Lab (a propriety programming language built by Trading Technologies, Inc.).
    • Automated nearly every aspect of the operation, giving the traders the freedom to focus solely on trade execution.
    • Created an internal web application that loads granular tick data and back tests various trading strategies.
    • Automated the charting systems by creating custom indicators in C#.
    • Developed real­-time price analysis tools and indicators with Excel VBA and Ruby.
    Technologies: Algo Design Lab (ADL), C#, Excel VBA, Sinatra, Ruby
  • Developer

    2012 - 2012
    Bonetti Consulting
    • Built basic websites for small businesses.
    • Did algorithm development and historical data analysis for options and futures trading.
    • Tutored working professionals in Excel.
    • Wrote scripts to clean large amounts of data.
    • Developed automated spreadsheets for clients.
    Technologies: Ruby, Excel VBA, CSS, HTML
  • Staff Scientist

    2012 - 2012
    EBI Consulting
    • Managed over 200 asbestos, lead­based paint, and radon inspections.
    • Managed over 50 asbestos, lead ­based paint, and radon abatement projects.
    • Prepared operations & maintenance plans (O&Ms) to assist clients with handling hazardous materials.
    • Built a report generator that selects the correct language to use based on results from the lab.
    • Improved internal file sharing by convincing people to use
    Technologies: Excel VBA
  • Associate

    2011 - 2011
    • Built a tool in Excel VBA that automated the process of analyzing historical air quality data for a semiconductor manufacturer.
    • Monitored lower explosive limit (LEL), toxic gas, VOC, and O2.
    • Did CO monitoring and ensured compliance..
    • Did historical exposure reconstruction.
    • Investigated mold and cancer clusters.
    • Sampled asbestos, and indoor air quality.
    Technologies: Excel VBA



  • Languages

    Ruby, ECMAScript (ES6), Elm, JavaScript, SQL, Excel VBA, HTML, CSS, C#, Haskell
  • Frameworks

    Ruby on Rails (RoR), Sinatra
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, React, Node.js
  • Paradigms

    Functional Programming, Agile Software Development
  • Storage

    PostgreSQL, MySQL, Redis
  • Tools

    Git, Sublime Text
  • Platforms

  • Other

    Algo Design Lab (ADL)


  • Bachelor's of Science degree in Environmental Health Science
    2006 - 2010
    Illinois State University - Normal, IL (USA)

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