Jason Jones, Software Developer in East Stroudsburg, PA, United States
Jason Jones

Software Developer in East Stroudsburg, PA, United States

Member since September 17, 2014
Jason is a full-stack developer with a keen eye for design and over a dozen years' experience. As a self-taught developer, his M.O. has always been to figure out the skills he needs to solve the challenges put before him and to meet them head-on, and he has never met a challenge he couldn't overcome. He does not miss deadlines, and he leaves a trail of happy clients and managers in his wake.
Jason is now available for hire




East Stroudsburg, PA, United States



Preferred Environment

Windows, OS X, Ubuntu, Sublime Text 2

The most amazing...

...thing I've done recently is scale a UI to handle thousands of complex components at once.


  • React/Node Engineer

    2018 - 2018
    EY Global Innovation
    • Provided full-stack development on an internal web application built with Node.js, MySQL, React, Java, RabbitMQ.
    • Developed a REST API in Node.js to surface complex domain types and transformations originating in MySQL database and multiple remote services via their REST APIs.
    • Developed a React/Redux single-page application, utilizing single sign-on via SAML.
    • Owned the database and node application.
    • Developed and maintained CI/CD infrastructure for development, testing, and deployment to AWS.
    Technologies: Node.js, React, MySQL, AWS
  • Senior React Engineer

    2017 - 2018
    • Developed features using React, Redux, Ramda for internal application.
    • Used Styled library to implement site look and feel via CSS-in-JS.
    Technologies: React, Redux, Ramda
  • Software Development Engineer

    2015 - 2017
    • Maintained and improved an in-house front-end framework to maximize developer productivity and minimize latency on over 94% of Amazon.com retail website page views. Brought the four-year-old framework up to WCAG AA accessibility standards while reducing the overall file size.
    • Architected a custom isomorphic front-end platform and API controller for Amazon Prime Now using React/Redux on the client and SpringMVC on the server. The platform was designed to be highly configurable and usable by developers with little to no front-end/JavaScript experience.
    • Contributed to the Amazon retail app, Prime Now app, FireTV, and numerous other cross-discipline platforms and internal tools at Amazon.
    Technologies: JavaScript, CSS, Ruby, Java, Python
  • Web Developer

    2012 - 2014
    Unitrends, Inc.
    • Developed a web UI for virtual machine backup software using Python and Django.
    • Built a custom JavaScript framework supporting the development of modular UI components with tight jQuery UI integration.
    • Contributed to visual design and mockups for two major versions.
    • Extended Django's form system to handle infinitely-nested inline forms and support dynamic creation of said forms on the client.
    • Scaled multiple rich UI components to handle datasets in the tens of thousands with rich, complex controls and business logic.
    Technologies: Python, Django, jQuery, JavaScript
  • Interactive Media Manager

    2007 - 2011
    Peak Resorts
    • Took sole responsibility for the design and development of marketing sites and internal tools.
    • Coordinated with marketing teams to produce feature-rich information sites for a number of brands.
    • Contributed to marketing efforts including copy writing, ad and billboard design, and campaign management.
    • Created internal communication and media management tools to facilitate knowledge sharing and best practices.
    • Created custom webcam software that helped reduce bandwidth and support more concurrent users.
    Technologies: PHP, Python, CSS, JavaScript


  • Unitrends Virtual Backup (Development)

    UVB is virtual machine backup and replication software that empowers system administrators to manage and protect their entire virtual environment with one easy-to-use web interface.


  • Languages

    Sass, CSS3, CSS, Less, JavaScript, SQL, Python, ActionScript 3, HaXe, C#
  • Frameworks

    Redux, Django REST Framework, Django, AngularJS, Knockout.js, Flask
  • Libraries/APIs

    React, jQuery UI, jQuery, NW.js, Node.js, Selenium WebDriver, Tastypie, Backbone.js, Underscore.js, Moment.js
  • Tools

    Adobe Creative Suite, Sublime Text 3, Sublime Text 2, CasperJS, Git, Subversion (SVN), Microsoft Visual Studio, Flash
  • Paradigms

    Object-oriented Programming (OOP), UX Design, Object-oriented Design (OOD), UI Design, Asynchronous Programming
  • Platforms

    Windows, MacOS, Linux
  • Other

    Documentation, Writing & Editing
  • Storage

    SQLite, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL


  • Undergraduate coursework towards a degree in English and Professional Writing
    2002 - 2007
    Kutztown University - Kutztown, Pennsylvania

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