As a front-end engineer, I worked alongside World-Class designers to meticuluously craft a modern Swiss aesthetic into a robust design system that adapts to any browser or device.
- Tom Petty
One all encompassing Ruby on Rails app contained everything from the public website to the core payments infrastructure.
Every week onboarding new team members, announcing new hardware and releasing new software.
From pixels to performance across all devices. If you can process a credit card on your phone, you should be able to have a great web experience.
The international mulit-lingual team was distributed across 3 continents trying to deliver market specific content.
it’s right place
Extracted the marketing site from the core business-critical payments infrastructure and migrated into it a standalone project for development and deploy optimization and overall stability.
Come As You Are
Browsers and devices come in all shapes and sizes so I built a flexible responsive framework to easily adapt the design to each user's viewport.
No longer in my home and native land, launching in Canada required addressing different audiences with localized content, assets and value propositions.
From custom Kanji fonts to hand photography that unknowlingly violated cultural norms, the Japanese launch threw a couple of curveballs mixed with a bit of humour and humility.
What I learned
Keep things simple and always start small. Iterating and collaborating with others at all stages in the creative and development processes often yield the best experiences.Grow With Me