Developer
Alexander Ball
Software Engineer
11625 Stoneview Square, Reston, VA 20191, USA
Javascript
React
Nodejs
aws
s3
ec2
docker
lambda
postgres
angular
sql
About
My name is Alex and I'm a software engineer. In my free time I do real estate and occasional freelancing. I enjoying learning and picking up new skills. I think my biggest strengths are: Team player, hard worker and persistence.
Skills
Languages
javascript
Frameworks
angular
Libraries/APIs
react
Paradigms
agile
Platforms
aws, heroku
Storage
sql
Tools
docker, aws, jenkins
Experience
aws, nodejs, react, postgresJavaScript,
3 years
Hightlight Projects

Frontend development Card Products

Work on Capital One Card Products.
Capital One
Capital One

I work on capital one's card products, mostly on the frontend. Capital's one card products can be seen here: https://www.capitalone.com/credit-cards/. Example of exact product I've worked on is seen here: https://applynow.capitalone.com/?productId=10492. All work is done in react, redux, styled-components. Testing is done with playwright and jest.

Internal Test Development tool

Tool to help write test questions for collegeboard
College Board
College Board

I developed a full stack application for CollegeBoard that was used for developing test questions for their various standardized tests. I used NodeJS, React, AWS, Styled-Components to develop and deploy this product.

Work Experience
Software Engineer
Capital One
|
Oct 2019 - Present

I work on the frontend using react for Capital One's card services. To see exact examples of my work, you can visit here: https://www.capitalone.com/credit-cards/. I've worked on many of the frontends for the various cards using react, styled-components, css and redux.


Develop tool to save emails using react on frontend, aws on backend, lambda

Worked on Capital One Card services frontend

javascript
react
nodejs
css
styled-components
docker
aws
s3
lambda
jenkins
Software Engineer
CollegeBoard
|
Sep 2018 - Oct 2019

I did full stack development for College Board using nodejs, react and aws to deploy internal applications.


Built internal full stack application for finding content for test writing

Revamped internal application for writing test questions

Develop tools to scrape open source books for test content

aws
javascript
react
postgres
nodejs
redux
mobx
jira
Software Engineer
NTT Data
|
Jun 2017 - Aug 2018

I worked on an internal block chain application using nodejs, angular and blockchain (go + hyperledger) to deploy applications.

angular
go
blockchain
postgres
hyperledger
aws
s3
ec2
Education

University of Maryland, College Park

Maryland
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Aug 2012 - Dec 2016
Computer Science
Certifications

Solutions Architect Associate

Jun 2019 - Jun 2021
AWS