Alex Harris

Web Developer | Alex@AlexHarris.nyc

ABOUT

I'm a New York-based web developer with experience in Ruby, React, JavaScript, HTML / CSS, RESTful APIs and MVC architecture. I love the challenge presented in programming and I'm eager to further develop my skills.

PORTFOLIO

CIDER SPOT

live | github

Cider Review website inspired by BeerAdvocate.

  • Pagination and infinite scroll with backend filtering
  • RESTful, namespaced API routes with nested JSON templating
  • AWS-integrated file upload using Paperclip and Figaro
  • Instant auto-completing search including associated tables

full-stack, rails, react, flux

Bianca.js

github

A lightweight javascript testing framework

  • Uses pure JavaScript with no external dependencies for maximum portability
  • Relays error feedback and full stack traces for easy debugging
  • Allows expectation chaining with matchers for intuitive UX

javascript, testing

Smashteroids

live | github

Asteroids game made with HTML5 Canvas

  • Sprite-based visual interface
  • Ship’s fire function is throttled for realistic effect and added difficulty
  • Combo scoring for destroying asteroids quickly with increasing multiplier

javascript, jquery, html5



SKILLS

CONTACT

E-MAIL
alex@alexharris.nyc

LINKS