Piotr Okoński

Ruby developer

 

Projects

 
November 2014 - current

Kerboo

Developing the award winning SEO product suite to handle the evergrowing client. Created an asynchronous work scheduler for over 140 Sidekiq machines to handle data processing.

 
November 2012 - November 2014

LonelyPlanet.com

Team lead and a senior Rails developer working on processing data coming from various partner APIs. Task included aggregating, sanitizing and normalizing data from extremely diverse sources to be used by front-end lonelyplanet.com.

 
July 2011 - October 2012

Chrisper & Julian Group

Lead developer responsible for building a social networking site for fans of sports betting. Project consisted of building a full-stack application, from designing the databases to front-end scripting and directly working with designers.

 
March 2011 - June 2011

Hatak.pl

Hired to rebuild the website according to the new design and extend functionality of the custom CMS written in PHP. Also responsible for administration and implementing occasional ad campaigns.

 

Open Source

 

 

Gush

Parallel workflow runner using only Redis as its message broker and Sidekiq for workers. Featured in RubyWeekly.

 

 

Public Activity

With over 1900 stars and 180 forks, PublicActivity is the most popular choice for building activity feeds in Rails. Inspired by GitHub's own activity feed.

 

 

Access Granted

AccessGranted is a modern day CanCan, a multi-role and whitelist based authorization gem for Rails. Permissions are easy to maintain and readable, no matter how complex.

 

Education

October 2009 – June 2012

Bachelor’s, Computer Science

University of Gdańsk

Skills

Ruby on Rails

Git

Slim

SCSS

Linux

PostgreSQL

Redis

RSpec

JavaScript

React.js

Backbone

CoffeeScript