I'm Wayne— a software engineer based in Portland, Oregon.

I have multiple years of experience with JavaScript (ES6), TypeScript, Node.js, Go, Ruby, React, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB, as well as cloud platforms like AWS, Digital Ocean and Heroku.

👉 Most recently I built Herald, an open source application that simplifies deployment of a full observability pipeline, condensing a complex multi-application deployment (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, Fleet Server) into just a few simple steps.

Read Herald's Technical Case Study

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Recent Writing...

Capstone Prep Week 2: Team Intros, Testing and Redux
Nov 23
Capstone Prep Week 1: Building Web Apps with React, Express, MongoDB
Nov 14
Capstone Prep Week 0: Getting Started
Nov 06
Current Launch School Progress
Aug 08
JS230 Side Project: Website Redesign
Aug 07