Ben Follington

UI Engineer, Designer and Independent Game Developer

I'm a 26-year-old guy living in Brisbane, Australia. I like making things that make other people happy.

@vivavolt github.com/bfollington twopm.studio instagram photo showcase linked.in

> Education

2002 - 2010
HCE, OP 1
2011 - 2015
BEng (Software), 1st Class Honours, 6.75 Weighted GPA

> Experience

2018 - Present
Senior Frontend Developer
2017 - 2018
Front-end Software Engineer & UX Design
2016 - Present
Technical Founder
2015 - 2017
Full-Stack Web Developer, Research & Development Officer
2007 - 2016
Technical Founder
2013 - 2014
Full-Stack Web Developer
2010 - 2011
Web Design & Development In House

> Projects

2019 - Present
Gastby, React, Now.sh
2018 - Present
Ruby, Rails, Heroku, Spotify API
2013 - 2018
AS3, Adobe AIR, Flashpunk
2015
AS3, Adobe AIR, Flashpunk
2014 - 2015
Ruby, Padrino, MongoDB, Digital Ocean
2014
SmartOS, nginx, Ruby, MongoDB, Redis
2013
iOS
2013
iOS
2012
iOS

> Skills

UI Engineering
Web Front-end Architecture
UI & UX Design
Interaction Design and Development
Branding & Identity
Pixel Art & Animation
REST API Design
Back-end Architecture

> Technologies

Javascript
Typescript, React, Redux, Vue, Webpack, Node.js, Progressive Web Apps
F#
Event Sourcing, CQRS, Nancy
C#
.NET Core, ASP.NET MVC, Web API & EF, Unity3d
HTML5 & CSS3
Canvas, Jade/Pug, PostCSS, SCSS, styled-components, emotion, Bulma, Bootstrap, Foundation, Material UI
Elm
...Elm?
Actionscript 3
Flashpunk, AIR
Ruby
Sinatra, Padrino, Rails, Mongoid, Capybara
Java
JET, Standard Lib, Spring
Python
For scripts

> Misc.

Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash
Sketch, Figma, Framer X, Marvel
AWS (minimal), Heroku, Netlify
Now.sh, Azure, Github Pages
Version Control (Git)
Agile Development (JIRA, Trello)
Database Management (MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL)