Joseph DiGregorio, Front-end Developer in Melbourne, FL, United States
Joseph DiGregorio

Front-end Developer in Melbourne, FL, United States

Member since February 17, 2022
Joe is a senior front-end engineer with a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering. He has moved from aerospace engineering to software engineering due to his love for writing software and finding elegant solutions to new and complex problems. His biggest asset is his ability to solve these unique problems exceptionally quickly and effectively. With a background that requires extreme engineering knowledge and discipline, Joe is an excellent engineer to work with on any project.
Joseph is now available for hire

Portfolio

Experience

Location

Melbourne, FL, United States

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Linux, Visual Studio Code, Git, Jira

The most amazing...

...thing I've ever developed on my own was a complex workaround to a potentially multi-million dollar loss due to incompatible and irreplaceable GFE software.

Employment

  • Front-end Engineer

    2019 - PRESENT
    Freelance
    • Developed critical admin workflow components and functionalities in React.
    • Performed back-end modifications to improve API ease of use with modern React front-end UI.
    • Created and performed regression and unit tests to verify and validate software functionality.
    • Upgraded the existing Angular and Native JavaScript features to React.
    • Added global data to web application stores and dispatched actions using Redux.
    • Fetched data from back-end Ruby APIs by creating and dispatching Redux actions.
    • Developed back-end API services and utilities to provide front-end data.
    Technologies: JavaScript, React, Ruby, Angular, Node.js, Express.js, CSS, HTML, Sass
  • Principal Software Engineer

    2014 - 2021
    Northrop Grumman
    • Coordinated and participated in emergency efforts to resolve issues in a critical project that was severely behind schedule. Conducted qualification testing on schedule with exceptional marks and received a full incentive fee from the customer.
    • Oversaw and led a critical multi-year operating system upgrade for mission application software.
    • Mentored and performed duties as a mission computer subject matter expert.
    • Mentored and performed duties as a data link subject matter expert.
    • Received an award for innovation and excellence from the executive vice president of Aerospace Systems.
    Technologies: C, C++, Java, Bash, Ada

Experience

  • Crypto Dashboard

    This crypto dashboard is a React and Redux SPA application that queries data from various cryptocurrency APIs and displays that data in an easy-to-read and search format. This was a personal front-end-only project that I did in order to gain more experience using Redux Toolkit to manage data gathered from API fetches.

  • Club Website

    This is a React, Node.js, and Express full-stack application for team management and event scheduling. As a full-stack developer, I implemented various back-end APIs and data management features, including socket connections for a group chat using SocketCluster API. I also developed front-end features in React, including chat windows, data report pages, and individual voting pages.

  • Portfolio Website

    This is a static webpage with a React front end and Google Firebase back end. This webpage displayed key information about my website development experience and projects. As the sole developer, I designed, developed, and continually maintained the web page.

Skills

  • Libraries/APIs

    React, Node.js
  • Paradigms

    Agile Software Development
  • Languages

    Bash, Ada, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, Sass, C, C++, Java, Ruby
  • Tools

    Git, Jira, SocketCluster, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Amazon Cognito, GitHub
  • Platforms

    Linux, Visual Studio Code, Amazon Lightsail, Firebase
  • Frameworks

    Angular, Express.js, Redux
  • Storage

    MySQL
  • Other

    APIs, Axios

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering
    2009 - 2014
    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach, Florida, United States

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