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Joseph Young

Software engineer specializing in building and testing exceptional digital experiences. Scroll down to learn more.

About Me

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I am a software engineer with multiple years of experience coding, debugging, testing, and troubleshooting in application development processes. I work primarily in Javascript with HTML, CSS, SASS, React, Redux, Node, Express, PostgreSQL, MySQL and have a special interest in Web Accessibility.

I design, build, and manage websites for a number of clients. In addition to graduating from Fullstack Academy's Intensive Immersion program, I have also earned certifications in Data Science with Python from MIT via EdX.org.

Fun Fact: I am also in the Army Reserves where I am an Executive Officer for a military band, and we play lots of wonderful music!

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A flashcard study tool for learning JavaScript! This is a fullstack application using a MySQL database.

Weather App

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Built within this website and using the OpenWeatherMap API, I built an app to retrieve the weather for any given city.

Music Memory

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A hackathon challenge by Mintbean.io with a short turnaround, my goal was to make a game that tests the ability of the user to remember and playback different arrangements of pitches and also strengthen their tonal and visual memory.


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Inspired by Wordle, this game involves guessing the correct, best season out of all four seasons. 😂

Countdown Timer

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A simple, animated countdown timer

Countdown Timer

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A basic calculator built with Typescript

Relevant Experience


I'm always looking to collaborate on projects that improve the user experience and help make the world a bit better.

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