Taryn Martin

Web Development

About Me

Hi! I'm Taryn. I am a frontend software engineer who loves to grow and learn more about the front end. I specialize in React and Vue, and love to play with designs and creating the best user experience.

I have over 3 years of experience working on the front end, and many more years of working experience. I love to use my varied work and life experiences to create the best product possible.

name:

Taryn Martin

location:

Northern Colorado

training:

Turing School of Software & Design

focus:

Front End Development

email:

taryn@duck.com

React
Vue
Javascript
HTML
CSS
SASS
Figma
Cypress
Jest
Bootstrap
  • Tech stack utilized Vue, React, SCSS, and Cypress to name a few to create and deliver features
  • Implemented features based on Product and Design requirements for the Fairwinds Insights Kubernetes governance platform, most notably:
    • K8s costs show-back and savings recommnedations UI
    • HIPAA, SOC@, ISO27001 Automated Compliance feature
    • Policy configuration dashboard
  • Increased team velocity and promoted consistency by creating reusable frontend components (i.e: panels, buttons, icons, etc)
  • Supported engineering goal to update front end framework by converting pages from Vue to React
  • Collaborated with Product and Design to refine features before implementation and delivery; communicated feedback, issues, or required changes to Product early and often
  • Identified and triaged bugs, tech debt, and polishes to ensure a seamless user experience
  • Created and updated frontend tests to enable QA testing of feature stack
  • Presented in-progress and recently completed work at cross-functional sprint demo ceremony
  • Utilized Vue and SCSS to create and deliver features
  • Implemented features based on Product and Design requirements for our client's SaaS application
  • dentified and triaged bugs, tech debt, and polishes to ensure a seamless user experience
  • Provided feedback through code reviews and discussions with team
  • Supported students 1 on 1 or in small groups in learning Javascript, React, HTML, CSS, SASS, and general problem solving skills
  • Tracked student progress and communicated with instructional team as needed

Overview of Previous Careers:

  • Human Services:
    • Provided support to clients in a variety of settings
    • Managed client caseloads
    • Provided support to clients in crisis
    • Coordinated coworkers and support staff to ensure clients were receiving all of their services
  • Education:
    • Created and implemented lesson plans for students
    • Managed student behavior
    • Provided support to students in crisis
  • Customer Service/Sales:
    • Provided excellent customer service to clients
    • Managed client accounts and provided support
    • Managed sales and inventory

Education

Turing School of Software & Design

Front End Development

May 2020 - November 2020

University of Massachusetts - Amherst

M.Ed School Counseling

September 2009 - May 2012

Juniata College

BS Psychology

September 2005 - May 2009