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Jenny Kortina

jennykortina@gmail.com | 678.481.7372

Experience


Ense: Front End Developer

Aug 2016 - Present

  • Lead front end developer, primarily using React, Redux, and React Native
  • Built most components on the website with React+Redux, eg: sticky audio player, Twitter login, typeahead search
  • Built demo iOS/Android app using React Native: Repo

Sesher: Founder, Engineer, Designer

May 2015 - Present

Blokify (acquired by 3D Systems): Founder

2013 - Aug 2016

  • Developed idea, built & managed team to develop 3D modeling software for kids
  • Raised ~ $1 million to fund development and distribution of the iOS app
  • Acquired by 3D Systems (inventors of 3D printing) in June 2015
  • Increased revenue significantly by converting from in app purchases to a paid app

Sesame Workshop: Techinical Project Manager

2009 - 2013

  • Identified the need for and helped write and then found the developer for first HTML5 game on sesamestreet.org
  • Produced the first bilingual game (Spanish/English) on Sesamestreet.org
  • Managed IT rollout for the digital media team of varius projects eg the first mobile site, the redesign of the parents section, and the intergartion of a Google Search Appliance
  • Wrote a significant portion of the front of Sesamestreet.org and redefined templating practice for the Sesamestreet.org digital team

Hardware Projects


Treat Chewie

  • Facetime with my dog Chewie and give her a treat. “Through a combination of Arduino, AppleScript and Python, the system dispenses treats, calling Chewie to the camera, and then calls numbers collected from the website.” - Giga Om
  • Video of Treat Machine in Action

Skills


  • Software: React, Redux, Rails, RSPEC, Heroku, CSS
  • Hardware: Arduino, Raspberry Pi, 3D printing, CNC, Laser Cutting, Mig Welding, Wood working

Education


Georgia State University

2003 - 2007

  • BA Marketing
  • BA Business Management

References


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