Sabra Pratt

Code Crafter. Product Developer.

In Short...                                                                                                                         

I enjoy solving problems -- preferably with modern tools and a diverse, talented team.

Places I've Worked                                                                                                          

Work experience

Technical Consultant

Aug 2015 - Present

Helping companies build great products and providing technical support for

Full-Stack Software Engineer

May 2015 - Aug 2015
Handsfree Learning

Worked alongside the CTO to build the foundation of a new platform for hands-on learning.

Node.js. Postgres. AWS (Elastic Beanstalk, RDS, S3). React, flux* and friends.

Full-Stack Software Engineer

Sep 2014 - May 2015

Technical lead for Internal Tools. Twice awarded MVP. Built complex web UIs for operations management as well as the APIs supporting both internal and customer-facing client apps.

Implemented a major and highly successful refactor of the backend codebase that significantly increased the stability of the system and significantly improved the readability & maintainability of the code.

Node.js. AngularJS. MySQL. Lightweight Ansible. AWS (EC2, RDS, S3). Wavy hand waving.

Senior JavaScript Engineer

May 2014 - Sep 2014

Full-stack web development for the then-new API Platform.

Node.js. Angular. Postgres. AWS. Magical fairy dust.

Product Owner & Technical Lead

Jun 2012 - May 2014
General UI

As a technical lead, I initially developed native iOS apps and later transitioned into the development of backend web systems while leading teams of 4-7 developers.

As a product owner, I worked closely with clients to understand the needs of their users and businesses, helping to shape the design and implementation of products.

Objective-C (iOS). Node.js. Postgres. MongoDB. AWS. Heroku. Lightweight Apache + Nginx.

Places I've Sit in Classrooms                                                                                         


French, German & International Relations

Aug 2002 - May 2005
Pepperdine University