CSS Developer in Pierce City, MO, United States
Founder2014 - PRESENTYork Solutions
- Created developer tools for the FamilySearch API.
- Designed a dynamic pedigree with D3.js.
- Solidified a corporate accounting system developed in PHP.
Co-Founder2013 - 2014Genealogy Systems
- Designed and developed Find-A-Record.
- Created a scalable architecture for processing and geocoding genealogy collections.
- Provided customer support.
- Won 2nd place in the 2014 RootsTech Developer Challenge.
Developer Support Engineer2012 - 2013FamilySearch
- Provided technical support to developers using the FamilySearch REST API.
- Created and managed a developer center with documentation and developer tools.
- Worked with product management and engineering to deliver new features.
- Debugged the REST API.
- Created stability and usage reports in Splunk.
Software Engineer2010 - 2012BITS
- Designed and developed a scalable REST API in AWS.
- Create a documentation system for the API and widgets.
- Customize a ViArt installation (PHP based eCommerce site).
- Migrated a cafeteria menu planner from Visual FoxPro to PHP.
- Find-A-Record (Development)
I'm the primary maintainer of the SDK.
- D3 Pedigree Examples (Development)https://github.com/justincy/d3-pedigree-examples
While learning how to create interactive pedigrees with D3, I documented how to provide common features such as expanding the tree and displaying descendants.
- WikiTree: FamilySearch Connections (Development)http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/FamilySearch_Connections
- RootsSearch (Development)https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/rootssearch/aolcffalbhpnojekmimmelebjchjmmgn?hl=en
A Chrome Extension that helps with searching for genealogy records.
- Quality Support (Other amazing things)https://groups.google.com/a/ldsmail.net/d/msg/FSDN/Urmuy5lep7k/A02uPd8zhooJ
A public email thread thanking me for quality customer support.
Libraries/APIsNode.js, jQuery, D3.js, Polymer, React Redux
OtherRESTful APIs, Web Components
PlatformsAmazon Web Services (AWS)
StorageElasticsearch, MySQL, CouchDB, PostGIS, PostgreSQL
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science2005 - 2012Brigham Young University - Provo, UT