Vincent Shizuo Newkirk
I am a Tokyo-based Full-Stack developer specializing in React. I enjoy working with and learning new technologies in an effort to always be improving my own skills.
Rakuten: June 2017 - Present
Full Stack Developer
Rakuten Analytics Client
- Develop an Analytics tool for Rakuten to replace Adobe Analytics.
- Allow users to create projects with multiple reports of visualized data.
- Complex state management with Redux
- Stress on efficient algorithms dealing with manipulation and presentation of Big Data
- Build chron API for scheduled delivery of reports including CSV and Excel creation as well as delivery by E-mail
- Create “Query Builders” which parse input data into syntax to be used by a variety of search engines
- Query multiple search engines for big data including Hive, ElasticSearch(SQL), Druid and Presto
- Micro-Service Architecture
- Implement account management and permissions
- Implement Messaging Queue (RabbitMQ) to establish communication between services
- Data Visualization
Technologies used: React, Redux, Apollo/GraphQL, Mongo, NodeJS, Express, Hapi, RabbitMQ, Redis, Docker, etc…
Smart Yields: Sep 2016 - May 2017
Smart Yields Native Mobile App
- Develop Smart Yield’s native app using React-Native
- Utilize React-Native to build UI and UX elements for Smart Yields’ mobile application.
- Lead Developer responsible for managing Junior Developers through agile methods such as scrum and kanban board.
- Use MobX for state management
- Work with IoT sensors to visualize data of crop growth and real-time statistics
Technologies used: React, React-Native, MobX, Jest, AWS, HighCharts, GraphQL, Git, Github
Smart Yields Back-End Development
- Create custom CMS using React and Meteor
- Create admin paths allowing editing of any content on website
- Create CDN to serve image and audio files
- Create restful API
Honolulu, HI, June 2016 - September 2016
Over 800 hours of coding time
Implementing industry-standard best-practices
Worked in teams to develop proper communication skills and learn Git Workflow
Tested my ability to learn new concepts to a proficient level in order to meet deadlines Technologies used: React, Meteor, Jest, Webpack, MongoDB, Bootstrap, Git, Github