Clinton Langosch

414.520.8365

Software Engineer / Web Developer

Summary

Self-taught programmer. Formally an engineer for last two years, informal part of previous jobs before that. Solid skills in basic front end technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript), back end technologies (PHP, MySQL), and tools (git, SSH, Docker). Hungry for opportunities to work with knowledgable teammates, help build great user experiences, and grow with your team. Currently, leveling up my Node.js, React.js, and GraphQL skills.

Skills & Expertise

Back End

  • Apache
  • ApolloGraphQL server (basic)
  • Node.js (basic)
  • PHP
  • Restful web services

Content Management Systems

  • Drupal
  • Wordpress

Databases

  • MySQL
  • MongoDB (basic)

Front End

  • Apollo GraphQL client (basic)
  • Boostrap
  • CSS
  • GraphQL (basic)
  • HTML
  • vanilla JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • React.js (basic)
  • Sass

Tools

  • SSH (basic)
  • Docker
  • git
  • Github

Professional Development

Mentorships

  • Jacob Bare (2017-present, Director Web Architecture, Endeavor Business Media)
  • Zach Hobson (2018-present, Sr. Software Engineer, New Relic)

Conferences

  • DrupalCon 2019
  • WordCamp 2012

Experience

New Relic Oct 2017–Present

Software Engineer

  • Develop Drupal-based content management system on front and back end for docs.newrelic.com and learn.newrelic.com
  • Lead Docs as a Service (DaaS) initaitive to build out REST API / JSON resources to enable other teams to integrate with our site. Examples: programmatically publish release notes, install procedures in the product UI, data dictionary terms fed to UI to display definitions to users in product UI, etc.
  • Develop prototype of product UI component (called Nerdlet) in React.js to surface search results from disparate sites.
  • Help launch Japanese version of site in partnership with vendor.
  • Manage site analytics and reporting.
  • Monitor site performance and manage performance data.

Freelance 2012–Present

Web Developer

  • Consult with clients to build websites to promote web presence, organize portfolios, and for public relations.
  • Build WordPress sites to enable clients to take control of their own content.
  • Consult on as-needed basis for core and plugin updates, troubleshooting, and feature requests.
  • Key features of past projects include: SEO, site migration, site conversion to WordPress, analytics, responsive design.
  • Industries served: real estate, blogs, visual arts, HR management consulting.

New Relic Aug 2014–Oct 2017

Technical Writer

  • Research and write end-user documentation and tutorials.
  • Develop and manage Drupal CMS.
  • Build and manage team reporting tool.

JetBlue Airways Aug 2007–Aug 2014

Senior Technical Writer / Technical Writer

  • Develop, write, edit, deliver, and maintain company documentation for operations manuals, training guides, software/equipment guides, internal procedure and standards guides.
  • Develop and maintain web app for project management and reporting to help team make data driven decisions.
  • Customize XML editing interface and help lead CMS moderization effort.

Midwest Airlines Apr 2006–Jul 2007

Interim Manager Publications / Technical Writer

  • Write, edit, proof, format, and manage content for all volumes of the company manual system.
  • Maintain manual database, ensured manual currency throughout company.
  • Improve upon SQL-based method of auditing, fixed internal problems with the database.