Preston Tighe

Staff Software Engineer
Phone Number: 214-937-9538
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Skilled at NodeJS, ReactJS, GraphQL, Javascript, Angular, Docker, AWS Lambda, Serverless framework, AWS SES SNS Gateway, and several other AWS services

Open to frontend, backend, and full stack web software engineer roles


USA Palm

Staff Software Engineer

Jan 2014 - Present

Fully developed the eCommerce platform for the clothing brand USAPalm. Built out the returns and warehouse management system from scratch. Manages 5k+ returns over the past 1.5 years. Keeps track of 50k+ inventory items and 6k bins. Contract

Stack: ReactJS, NodeJS, AWS Lambda DynamoDB SES SNS Gateway, Webpack, Serverless framework


Staff Software Engineer

Aug 2023 - Apr 2024

Built GraphQL backend for a new hotel front desk system. Contract

Stack: NodeJS, GraphQL, NestJS, vite, NX, jest


Senior Software Engineer

Dec 2020 - Aug 2023

Built components for multiple Facebook products.
Stack: ReactJS, GraphQL, Hack/PHP, Typescript/Flow, Redux, Relay


Senior Software Engineer

Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

Built NodeJS APIs for a platform for web and mobile banking company Malauzai
Stack: NodeJS, Typescript, Swagger, Express, AWS, Azure


Senior Software Engineer

Apr 2019 - Dec 2019

Built GraphQL APIs for ApartmentGuide and Rent. Contract
Stack: GraphQL, ReactJS, NodeJS, Webpack, Typescript, Redux, Nightwatch


Senior Software Engineer

Jul 2018 - Mar 2019

Built front end web components for Vindicia and Southwest. Contract
Stack: ReactJS, Angular, AngularJS, NodeJS, AWS, Webpack, Typescript, Ngrx

Bottle Rocket

Senior Software Engineer

Feb 2018 - Jul 2018

Built front end web components for Visible. Contract
Stack: ReactJS, NodeJS, AWS, Webpack, Typescript, Redux


Senior Software Engineer

Sep 2017 - Feb 2018

Built front & back end components from the ground up using very hot tech stacks for 2 startups. Contract
Stack: ReactJS, NodeJS, GraphQL, AWS Lambda, Webpack, Polymer, Electron, Redux, Apollo, Prisma

Verizon Cloud Platform

Software Engineer

May 2017 - Aug 2017

Built front end components for multiple services using React & Webpack. Built out a Node backend API. Contract

Stack: ReactJS, NodeJS, Webpack, Docker, Mobx, CircleCI, Jest, Enzyme

Virtuals IO


Jan 2013 - Aug 2015

An escrow like online marketplace for virtual goods and services. Has a combined 1,000+ development hours. Processed $2 million dollars.

Stack: EmberJS, Docker, PHP, Python, NodeJS, Grunt, AWS, MySQL. More in skills sections.


Southern Methodist University

Bachelor of Science (BS), Computer Science


Languages: NodeJS, Javascript, GraphQL, HTML, CSS, MySQL, SQL, Hack

Amazon Web Services (AWS): Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB, Cloud Formation, EC2, S3, RDS, VPC, CloudFront, ElastiCache, Beanstalk, ECS, Route 53, CloudWatch, SNS, CloudWatch

Programs: Webstorm, PyCharm, PhpStorm, VSCode

Project Management: Teams, CircleCI, Trello, Git, Kanboard, Github, Agile/Scrum, Jenkins, JIRA, Confluence, Asana, Zendesk, CI/CD, SDLC, Teamwork, Workchat

Libraries/Frameworks: ReactJS, NestJS, EmberJS, Angular, Polymer, Docker, Webpack, Auth0, Jest, Enzyme, jQuery, jQuery UI, jQuery Mobile, Bootstrap, Highcharts.js, Handlebars, Emblem, RabbitMQ, ES6, Babel, Less, GruntJS, Bower, NPM, Graphcool, Prisma, Apollo, Netlify, Relay, Redux

APIs: Docker Cloud, Google, MailChimp, Twilio, Wistia, SiftScience, Dwolla, Paypal, Paysafecard, Algolia, Coinbase, IronMQ, Balanced, Stripe, New Relic

Other: Linux, OOP, Big Data, programmer, developer, UI/UX

Past experiences and skills not related to interests omitted.

Last updated: 5/24/2024