Arit Amana

Software Engineer

(240) 293-3283
Recent Work Experience

Software Engineer

Gartner, Inc. (Feb 2019 - Present)
Build, maintain and support over 30 individual applications, tools, and services, including several customer-facing websites (e.g. Capterra.com), an internal CRM and reporting tool, and bidding & click engines (which process tens of thousands of clicks on our customer-facing sites daily, resulting in tens of millions of dollars of revenue annually). Tech Stack: Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, ReactJS, HTML5/CSS3, Oracle, MySQL, Redis, Amazon RDS, and Elasticsearch.

Web Development Consultant

The BREIS Agency (2016 - 2019)
Provided business consulting and WordPress development utilizing HTML and CSS. Developed web apps for 8+ clients, consistently producing gains and achieving organizational goals. Tech Stack: WordPress CMS, HTML5/CSS3.
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• Implemented online contracts and follow-up functionality for prominent makeup artistry, reducing lost clientele by 50% and increasing follow up by 60%.
• Increased repeat clientele for wellness-sector client by 40% through comprehensive booking process. Increased client conversion by 30% by refactoring service/pricing information, and improving branding.

Data Analyst

D.A.R.E. Global Innovations Inc. (Aug 2015 - Feb 2016)

Program Analyst

Social Solutions International Inc. (Jan - Jun 2014)

Research Analyst

Manila Consulting Group Inc. (2010 - 2013)
Conducted systematic, reproducible searches of life science and biomedical databases (such as PubMed) as a part of constructing reports on key health issues for clients such as the Department of Transportation and the Centers for Disease Control.

Tech-Community Involvement
Executive Advisor
Smart Girls HQ Inc. (since 2018)
Writer, Community Moderator & OpenSource Contributor
DevTo (since 2018)
Speaker & Workshop Instructor
Tech Rebalanced Conference (2018 & 2019)
Mentor
CodingCoach.io (since 2019)

Education

The Firehose Project

Fullstack Web Development (online bootcamp)
Ruby-On-Rails & Javascript

Duke University

BSc Biology
Chemistry minor