Vincent Rossi, Developer in Charlotte, NC, United States
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Vincent Rossi

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Front-end Developer

Location
Charlotte, NC, United States
Toptal Member Since
May 20, 2022

Vincent is a highly efficient and outgoing software engineer specializing in front-end and JavaScript technologies. With a career of 7+ years in the field, he worked for some of the best tech companies in the market, such as Microsoft, and has experience working independently and in both large corporations and startups. Vincent has a solid background in leading small to mid-sized teams, deep and comprehensive knowledge in IT, and the ability to plug in anywhere and get up to speed quickly.

Portfolio

Wonder Cave
React, JavaScript, TypeScript, Node.js, AWS Lambda, PostgreSQL, Git, GitHub...
Microsoft
React, C#, Azure, Angular, JavaScript, TypeScript, Git, Tailwind CSS, REST...
The Remi Group
Node.js, Angular, Leadership, Agile, GraphQL, Git, GitHub, REST...

Experience

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Windows, Slack, Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Jira, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Git, GitHub, Tailwind CSS, REST, React

The most amazing...

...thing I've developed was an application from scratch in two months for a startup company that grew to over 30 million in revenue.

Work Experience

Principal Software Engineer

2021 - PRESENT
Wonder Cave
  • Designed and implemented an in-house UI component library used to develop all front-end applications.
  • Implemented a WebSocket connection to allow real-time updates.
  • Integrated multiple third-party applications and leveraged webhooks for data sync across systems.
  • Built a REST API to allow partners to integrate with our application.
  • Created full-stack API calls through AWS Lambda for CRUD—create, read, update, and delete—operations.
Technologies: React, JavaScript, TypeScript, Node.js, AWS Lambda, PostgreSQL, Git, GitHub, Tailwind CSS, REST, Kanban, Functional Programming, CSS, Serverless Framework, Front-end, Back-end, Full-stack, HTML, HTTP, APIs, Front-end Architecture, API Architecture, JSON, Amazon CloudFront CDN, Architecture, Webhooks, WebSockets, Front-end Development, Express.js, Twilio API, HTML5, REST APIs, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon S3 (AWS S3), SMS, SQL

Software Engineer

2019 - 2021
Microsoft
  • Implemented full features independently, requiring full-stack API calls through GraphQL architecture via React, C#, and MySQL.
  • Created shared functional and accessible React components, allowing its use across multiple teams.
  • Coordinated development efforts with a large offshore team, managing code reviews and pull requests.
  • Led the UI development of an Angular web application within a micro-framework.
  • Introduced a cloud feature flagging framework to allow real-time control of features visibility and usage.
  • Implemented a robust permissions system through a roles-based design.
Technologies: React, C#, Azure, Angular, JavaScript, TypeScript, Git, Tailwind CSS, REST, Functional Programming, CSS, NoSQL, Front-end, Back-end, Full-stack, HTML, HTTP, .NET, APIs, Front-end Architecture, API Architecture, JSON, Architecture, Webhooks, WebSockets, Redux, Figma, Front-end Development, Express.js, HTML5, REST APIs, SQL

Lead Software Engineer

2018 - 2019
The Remi Group
  • Led and mentored an Agile team of four developers through planning, code reviews, and retrospectives.
  • Created a complete software as a service (SaaS) system for an emerging business problem in a highly Agile manner.
  • Designed and implemented a large part of the project's architecture, focusing on the front end.
  • Implemented several full-stack API calls through a GraphQL architecture via Angular 6.0 and Node.js.
Technologies: Node.js, Angular, Leadership, Agile, GraphQL, Git, GitHub, REST, Functional Programming, CSS, Front-end, Back-end, Full-stack, HTML, HTTP, APIs, Front-end Architecture, API Architecture, JSON, Architecture, Cypress, Front-end Development, Docker, Express.js, HTML5, REST APIs, TypeScript, JavaScript, SQL

Software Consultant

2016 - 2018
Levvel LLC
  • Created a UI Infrastructure that allowed for component-based design.
  • Designed a multi-page directive communication via service injection.
  • Communicated directly with clients for feature requests and bug reports.
  • Implemented full-stack API calls via AngularJS and C# API.
Technologies: AngularJS, C#, Git, GitHub, REST, Functional Programming, CSS, NoSQL, Front-end, Back-end, Full-stack, HTML, HTTP, .NET, APIs, JSON, Front-end Development, Docker, Express.js, HTML5, REST APIs, TypeScript, JavaScript, SQL

Software Developer

2015 - 2016
The Vanguard Group
  • Built a responsive web application using AngularJS with an Agile development team.
  • Created and designed a mid-tier service that interacts with a web application via REST calls.
  • Developed features and fixed bugs on both Android and iOS applications.
Technologies: JavaScript, Agile, Java, Git, REST, Functional Programming, CSS, Front-end, Back-end, Full-stack, HTML, HTTP, APIs, JSON, MongoDB, Front-end Development, Express.js, HTML5, REST APIs

React Starter

https://github.com/VinnieRossi/ReactStarter
A front-end starter application that allows users to have a production-ready configuration with built-in routing, styling, graphing, and basic API libraries included.

It is the base starter that I've used for countless projects, as it gives everything that's needed to get started.

Languages

TypeScript, JavaScript, HTML, HTML5, C#, GraphQL, CSS, Java, SQL

Frameworks

Angular, Tailwind CSS, .NET, Express.js, Serverless Framework, AngularJS, Redux, Cypress

Libraries/APIs

React, Node.js, REST APIs, Formik, Yup, Twilio API

Paradigms

REST, Agile, Kanban, Functional Programming, API Architecture

Storage

JSON, PostgreSQL, NoSQL, MongoDB, Amazon S3 (AWS S3)

Other

Front-end, Back-end, Full-stack, HTTP, APIs, Front-end Architecture, Front-end Development, Leadership, Architecture, WebSockets, Webhooks, SMS

Tools

Git, GitHub, Slack, Jira, Amazon CloudFront CDN, Figma

Platforms

AWS Lambda, Azure, Windows, Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Docker, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

2011 - 2015

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - Greensboro, NC, USA