Merott Movahedi, Software Developer in London, United Kingdom
Merott Movahedi

Software Developer in London, United Kingdom

Member since November 21, 2016
Merott is a full-stack developer with a strong interest in the front-end space. He is proficient in JavaScript and has a good grasp of its core concepts and best practices. He is also strong in JavaScript frameworks, especially Angular. In addition to web development, he has an interest in mobile apps, on which he spends a substantial amount of time. Merott absolutely loves to use his programming skills to automate and streamline mundane tasks.
Merott is now available for hire




London, United Kingdom



Preferred Environment

Slack, Pivotal Tracker, GitLab, Visual Studio Code, MacOS

The most amazing... I've built is an iOS app called MApp that, despite being four years old, is fully functional on the latest devices and continues to be used every day.


  • Lead Front-end Developer

    2018 - PRESENT
    Verb (via Toptal)
    • Created the monorepo architecture.
    • Trained the team on best practices and unit testing in Angular.
    • Set up automations to speed up development and maintain quality.
    Technologies: Jest, RxJS, TypeScript, Angular
  • Freelance Front-end Developer

    2017 - 2018
    MedChat (via Toptal)
    • Set up the foundation and architecture of the client's new front end in Angular.
    • Set up continuous integration for deployment of code to production, including automatic deployment of feature branches.
    • Developed pages for chat analytics and monitoring with a reusable Redux pattern using ngrx.
    • Developed pages for navigating chat logs.
    • Supported the team in the maintenance of the legacy AngularJS platform.
    Technologies: Mocha, Chai, RxJS, TypeScript, Angular
  • Senior Software Engineer

    2016 - 2017
    BGL Group
    • Built a Node.js API using Swagger, Express, and MongoDB to capture entrant information for marketing promotions at
    • Built interactive web content to entertain and engage visitors of
    • Trained members of the team on core JavaScript topics, best practices, advanced patterns, functional programming, and new features of ES2015.
    Technologies: Mocha, Jasmine, Episerver, ASP.NET MVC, .NET, Swagger, MongoDB, Node.js, JavaScript, Sass, CSS, HTML
  • Front-end Developer

    2015 - 2016
    • Built, tuned, and improved "Checkout Hub," the checkout portal for account administrators and merchants.
    • Promoted, encouraged, and demonstrated TDD with AngularJS.
    • Automated anything and everything that could be automated using Grunt or Gulp.
    Technologies: Chai, Mocha, Jasmine, Node.js, Angular, CSS, HTML, JavaScript
  • Software Engineer

    2012 - 2015
    • Developed full-stack web applications using .NET technologies for the back-end and frameworks such as Knockout.js and AngularJS for the front end.
    • Developed a hybrid HTML5 app with AngularJS, wrapped with PhoneGap for native deployments.
    • Presented tech talks on interesting topics such as AngularJS, BDD with Cucumber, and ECMAScript 6.
    Technologies: Jasmine, Angular, Knockout.js, C#, ASP.NET MVC, CSS, HTML, JavaScript



  • Languages

    ECMAScript (ES6), TypeScript, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, GraphQL, Sass, C#
  • Frameworks

    AngularJS, Angular, Next.js, Jasmine, Nuxt.js, Jest, Swagger, .NET, ASP.NET MVC, Knockout.js, Graphcool, Ionic, NativeScript
  • Libraries/APIs

    Vue.js, Vue.js 2, React, NgRx/store, NgRx, Chai, RxJS, jQuery, Node.js
  • Paradigms

    Functional Programming, Agile, Automated Testing, Continuous Integration (CI)
  • Tools

    Pivotal Tracker, Mocha, Slack, Gulp.js, Grunt, Git, GitLab, GitHub, Webpack
  • Other

    Mentorship, Gridsome, Episerver
  • Platforms

    MacOS, Visual Studio Code
  • Storage



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Information and Communications Technology
    2007 - 2010
    Queen Mary, University of London - London, UK

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