Ron Adams

Somerville MA USA

Fullstack frontend software engineer with a passion for building great products. Expertise and intuition in multiple technology stacks. Independently designs and implements systems given business requirements and goals. Significant impact at multiple companies as a technical leader & mentor in web application development. Frequent speaker.


2024-        CROWDSTRIKE Senior SE ----------------------------------------- Somerville MA

2018-2023    SALSIFY, Staff SE, Senior SE3 ------------------------------------- Boston MA
     Lead technical vision & strategy, systems design, and software implementation for
     Catalog Sites. Co-lead systems design and implementation for Enhanced Content. Both
     achieved $1.5M ARR in their first year while powering content seen by millions at
     Amazon, Walmart, Target, (and more) for brands including Levi's, 3M, and L'Oréal.

2016-2018    CINCH FINANCIAL, Principal SE ------------------------------------- Boston MA
     Lead frontend technical strategy, systems design, and software implementation. Wrote
     delightful and performant AI recommender apps providing personal financial advice.
     Co-organizer and frequent speaker at the Boston Ember.js community.

2012-2016    NARA LOGICS, Principal SE, Senior SE --------------------------- Cambridge MA
     Lead systems design & software implementation, security, technical strategy,
     automation. Wrote a lifestyle AI recommendation app for web/iOS/Android.

2011-2012    BOSTON INTERACTIVE, Senior SE ------------------------------------- Boston MA
     Software implementation, client services, systems design, mentor. Awarded SiteCore
     ASP.NET C# Developer Certification.

2009-2011    CAMBRIDGE BIOMARKETING, Senior SE ------------------------------ Cambridge MA
     Software implementation, testing, open web standards evangelism, client services.

2007-2009    RDVO, Senior SE ----------------------------------------------- Somerville MA
     Software implementation, testing, open web standards evangelism.

2003-2007    Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Research SE ------------------------ Cambridge MA
     Software implementation, testing, data center operations, server hardware assembly.


Languages  TypeScript JavaScript HTML CSS Python Elixir Ruby Bash Solidity Java PHP SQL
Frameworks React Next.js Ember.js Node.js Web3.js Kubernetes AWS Browser extensions PWAs
           Websockets GraphQL REST Bitcoin Ethereum
Practices  Scalability Microservices Web performance Build-Measure-Learn MVP User-centered
           design Responsive design Agile Internationalization Accessibility Automated
           testing Continuous integration GDPR


2021 “The Society of the Spectacle” -------------------------------------- Unredacted Word
     Wrote, analyzed, and produced a new English edition of Guy Debordʼs theoretical work.


MAS.S65 Blockchain Technologies -------------------------------------------- MIT Media Lab
BSCS Computer Science -------------------------------------------- Northeastern University
     Concentration in Artificial Intelligence, minor in Human-Centered Computing.