Hello!
I'm Kyle Ross.
I'm a

A seasoned Software Engineer with 16 years of professional experience.

I specialize in web technologies and backend services, particularly with JavaScript. I enjoy a good challenge and a fast-paced work environment. I JavaScript and Node.js (yes, I am one of those crazy engineers).

Specialties

Frontend

Static Sites, Single Page Applications, and Server-Side Rendered Sites.

Backend

APIs, Services, and ETL Processes (extract, transform, load).

Databases

SQL, NoSQL, Memory, and File-based.

Infrastructure

Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, and Distributed Systems.

DevOps

Docker, CI/CD, Version Control, and Automation.

Documentation

Swagger, RAML, JSDoc, Storybook, and Markdown.

Experience

Software Engineering
Team Management
Project Management
DevOps
System Administration
Web Hosting
Business Ownership
Infrastructure Architect
Branding
Marketing
Open Source
Mentoring

Personal Life

I'm a father of two amazing kids and a husband to the most supportive wife. Outside of programming, I have many hobbies such as deer hunting, cars, computer hardware, cryptocurrency, and anything DIY. I also dedicate time to contributing back to the open source community where I can.

  • I'm a huge fan of Volkswagens and currently own two.
  • I drive a 6-speed manual — more people should!
  • I'm an avid Mac user, but also own a custom-built PC.
  • I own a ton of Lego Technic sets.

Latest from the Blog

New Website, New Blog

New year, new me

It's 2021, we're still in the middle of a pandemic. All this time at home has given me some time to learn new technologies, reflect on life, finally clean the garage, and build a new website.