The Intervening Years
Is this thing on?
“Hiatus” isn’t really the best descriptor
I didn’t officially take a hiatus from my own blog, since it was never much of a blog in the first place. Regardless, with no apologies or excuses, I’m going to perform a brief rewind and fast-forward to catch us up to the present.
- Led several responsive web front-end prototype projects.
- Built a SPA to run in a custom Webkit browser on resource-starved embedded systems.
- Got hopelessly addicted to coffee.
- Left EPAM to join the Solutions Innovation team at eBay Enterprise.
- Supported sales consultants by preparing Magento demo environments to highlight client-specific use cases.
- Built small web apps at work, mostly self-directed.
- Built small web apps at home, totally self-directed.
- Learned how to automate server administration with Ansible and Docker.
- Welcomed our new daughter, Evelyn Rose, into our family!
- eBay announced their intention to spin off PayPal and eBay Enterprise.
- Officially became a Magento Certified Solution Specialist.
- Ran a workshop with the Magento UX team on user-centered design methodology at Imagine Commerce 2015.
- Left my post at eBay Enterprise to join the web production team at Anthropologie.
- Started using Python and ES6 full-time on a next-gen web platform project.