Bangbay Siboliban Seattle, WA
I'm a creative technologist with over a decade of professional experience in web development. A “hand raiser” and constant learner, I seek challenges and new ways to contribute. In my spare time, I also code personal projects and mentor people interested in learning to code. Pronouns: she, her, hers
11/2020 – present
Senior Software Engineer II
- Team lead for Dutchie Plus, an enterprise e-commerce solution for cannabis retailers.
- Migrated and refactored code from Node.js to Ruby on Rails.
- Developed web applications using React, TypeScript, MobX, and GraqhQL.
6/2020 – 10/2020
Senior Software Engineer
- Worked on Webex Teams, a real-time voice, video, and messaging product.
- Developed web applications using React, Redux, Jest, and Cypress.
- Refactored code and advocated for quality and consistency.
4/2019 – 6/2020
Senior Software Engineer
- Team lead responsible for defining user stories and tasks, and shepherding releases.
- Full-stack development primarily with Ruby on Rails, Node.js, and Postgres within a distributed service architecture.
- Worked with product managers and other team leads to determine roadmaps and priorities.
- Pushed for technical excellence and consistency; performed code reviews across multiple journey teams.
8/2018 – 1/2019
Studio Lead / Front-End Architect
9/2015 – 8/2018
Studio Senior / Front-End Engineer
- Lead engineer and architect for web applications in a consultancy role.
- Full-stack development using Angular, React, Vue, Node.js, Ruby on Rails, .NET (C#), and Salesforce.
- Test-driven development (TDD) using a variety of tools, such as Enzyme, Jasmine, Mocha, RSpec, and NUnit.
- Worked closely with user experience (UX) and visual designers in an Agile environment.
- Mentored junior web engineers; implemented code reviews and code pairing sessions.
- Coordinated with distributed and offshore team members.
- Presented technical requirements to prospective clients.
- Maintained documentation and internal reference materials.
5/2014 – 8/2015
Front End Developer
- Developed web applications with AngularJS, Backbone.js, Bootstrap, jQuery, and SCSS within ASP.NET MVC.
- Performed peer code reviews.
- Participated in weekly Agile sprints and served as scrum master.
- Used Atlassian tools (Bitbucket, Jira, Bamboo) for project management and deployment.
- Interviewed candidates for open positions.
8/2012 – 2/2014
Front End Engineer
- Developed front-end for Ruby on Rails applications in technology start-up environment.
- Created WordPress (PHP) plugin for contextual advertising widget.
- Attended Nielsen Norman Group's Usability Week for UX training.
- Participated in a 2-day hackathon with engineering team.
11/2007 – 2/2012
User Interface Developer
- Built custom content management systems (CMS) with Ruby on Rails, Haml, and Sass.
- Installed and managed Linux distributions on virtual private servers (VPS).
- Integrated third-party APIs and components from other developers.
7/2007 – 11/2007
- Projected digital video and English supertitles during live musical play Cesar and Ruben.
- Edited and optimized digital video for projection.
- Purchased and maintained projection equipment based on production needs.
10/2006 – 4/2007
Systems Analyst II
- Built and revised websites for distributing online and print forms.
- Reviewed and tested accessibility (Section 508) methods and technologies.
- Maintained Internet applications to provide forms and handbooks to agency staff.
12/2004 – 7/2006
Instructional Technology Technician
- Coordinated audio/visual needs for special events in 748-person capacity auditorium.
- Created DVDs, PowerPoint presentations and other materials for instructional use.
- Provided daily audio/visual support for faculty/staff and maintained performance logs.
9/2003 – 6/2004
- Assisted editorial department during post-production of feature film Fahrenheit 9/11.
- Maintained FileMaker Pro database of original footage and archival tape library.
- Provided technical support for network computers and peripherals.
- Legacies of War – Pro bono web designer/developer for organization dedicated to raising awareness about the legacies of the Vietnam War-era bombing of Laos.
- WHFR – Pro bono web designer/developer for volunteer-run community radio station.
- WP User Avatar – Creator of open source plugin for WordPress. Within the top 100 (out of 30,000+) of the most popular WordPress plugins. Sold in June 2014.
2019 – 2020
Bachelor of Science: Computer Science
- Postbaccalaureate degree
2002 – 2004
Master of Fine Arts: Media Arts Production
- Winner of departmental “MVP” award for the most exemplary student in my class.
1997 – 2001
Bachelor of Arts: Film Studies
- One of the first graduates in Film Studies at Barnard College.
2018 – 2019
Full Stack Developer Certification
6 certifications equivalent to
- Responsive Web Design Certification
- Front End Libraries Certification
- Data Visualization Certification
- APIs and Microservices Certification
- Information Security and Quality Assurance Certification
- 6 certifications equivalent to 1,800 curriculum hours: