Gearóid Moroney

Front-end Developer

Not available for work

About Me

I am a software developer based in Tokyo, specialising in front-end work and Cordova-based apps. I have developed several of my own apps with a combined total of over 500,000 downloads.

Experience

Front-End Developer at Asial

Tokyo, Japan

Current

  • Onsen UI
  • Angular
  • Javascript
  • HTML
  • CSS

At Asial I am maintaining the Onsen UI library, and also making improvements to Monaca IDE.

Founder at Jupli

I am currently setting up an app development company called Jupli.

App Developer at Housekeep

London, UK

2017

  • Ionic 2
  • Angular 2
  • Typescript

I helped to develop a new app for Housekeep, which is now used by all their housekeepers to keep track of their schedules. The focus was performance comparable to native, and a seamless on/offline experience. The app was built using Ionic 2, and was very well received by the users.

App Developer at Blink

London, UK

2015-16

  • Ionic
  • Angular
  • Cordova
  • Javascript
  • HTML
  • CSS

I developed Blink's (formerly Kimono) Android app using Ionic. This allowed me to use the existing Angular services being used by the browser-based app to get it up and running quickly. I tweaked the app extensively for performance and actually ended up removing Ionic and Angular!

Contract Cordova Developer at Osper

London, UK

2014-15

  • Cordova
  • Javascript
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Jasmine

At Osper I helped add new features to their Cordova-based app, and also improved unit testing where there was previously no coverage.

Front End Engineer at VisualDNA

London, UK

2013-14

  • Javascript
  • Angular
  • Jasmine
  • HTML
  • SASS

I was working as a front end developer on WHY Analytics at VisualDNA. I worked with designers to code the app using HTML and SASS. I also used AngularJS extensively.

Software Engineering Intern at Arxan Technologies

San Francisco, USA

2012

Contract Software Developer at Tango Telecom

Limerick, Ireland

2011-12

Software Engineering Intern at Blue Tree Systems

Galway, Ireland

2010

Selected Skills

  • Javascript
  • Phonegap / Cordova
  • Backbone
  • Jasmine
  • Ionic
  • Angular
  • CSS
  • HTML

Projects

NewInWeb

NewInWeb is a blog where I frequently post about the latest web technologies.

Tube Quiz

  • Javascript
  • SVG
  • CSS
  • HTML

A personal project I created to test out the latest ES6+ features, and also get back into SVG manipulation which I had previously done with Map Quiz.

Christmas Countdown (App and Website)

and at https://christmascountdown.me
  • Cordova
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Android Java

An app which counts down to Christmas Day, and provides a gift each day during December, including a free Christmassy wallpaper. Over 30,000 daily active users up to Christmas 2016, and an average rating of 4.7 stars on the Play Store. The app is Cordova-based, but on Android I created multiple native widgets for users' home screens.

C25K Trainer (Android App)

  • Cordova
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Android Java

A simple Android app which helps users do the Couch to 5K running programme. It features a timer for each of the 27 exercises in the programme, and gives audio notifications telling the user when to run and when to walk. It has over 200 5-star ratings, and more than 50,000 downloads.

Map Quiz (Android / iOS Game)

  • Cordova
  • Backbone
  • Javascript
  • SASS
  • HTML
  • SVG

Cordova-based game on Android and iOS in which users must guess the country.

Who's That Pokémon? (HTML5 Game)

  • Canvas
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • HTML

Personal project based on a section of the animated Pokémon show where a silhouette is shown and the viewer has to guess the Pokémon. The game has had over 1 million visitors since its launch.

Education

National University of Ireland, Galway

B.E. Electronic and Computer Engineering

I finished top of my class with First Class Honours. I was also very active socially, as a DJ for three years at the campus station, Flirt FM, and as chairperson of one of the university's largest societies.