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Adrián Bolonio

Hi, my name is Adrián Bolonio. I currently work as an Accessibility Software Engineer at GitHub as part of a talented, diverse, and motivated team that will work on making GitHub and the Internet a better and more accessible place for everyone. When I’m not at the office I enjoy a good read, working my way through any delicious recipe, and indulging my love for travelling to new places.

Job Experience
Accessibility Software Engineer
GitHubAug 2018 - present

Responsible for building better process and tooling to ensure all code shipped at GitHub meets the accessibility standards and helping address accessibility bugs and improve the process to reduce the turnaround time by directly engaging with teams to guide their accessibility fixes and improve our OSS guidance for building UI with Primer and by collaborating with the Design Systems team to build and implement accessibility as a core requirement for the Primer component libraries as well as coordinating with engineering and product leadership to define and prioritize projects that help meet business objectives and work with support to triage and debug technical support requests, documenting every built system.

Engineering Team Lead

Responsible for leading a cross-functional engineering team (frontend, backend, SRE, QA, Android, iOS), establishing and communicating goals for the team and team members, managing product technical roadmaps and dependencies to minimise technical debt, as well as planning tasks and resource allocation (recruiting, salaries, holidays, home office). Recognizing the need for further development and planning further training measures, conducting and moderating regular meetings with the employees (1:1, team meetings, feedback discussions) as well as ensuring the flow of information (inside and outside the department), and recognizing and responding to conflicts within the team.

Senior Frontend Developer

Responsible for implementing responsible web design principles ensuring the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs maintaining consistency in design and layout. Building reusable code and libraries for future use, and developing new user interfaces. Working closely with the design team and project managers to ensured projects are delivered on time. Technologies: HTML, CSS, LESS, JS, TS, ReactJS, Redux, NextJS, Webpack, Babel, Styled Components, NodeJS, REST...

Guest Lecturer
UpLeveled GmbHJun 2020 - present

Responsible for lecturing the Accessibility in Web Development subject at the Web Development Bootcamp degree. Syllabus: Development (best practices in HTML, ARIA...etc) and testing (automate and manual testing tools) web accessibility.

External Lecturer
FHWien der WKWMar 2020 - Apr 2020

Responsible for lecturing the Application Design and Development subject at the Digital Business (BA) degree. Syllabus: Introduction to Web Development (HTML, CSS, Javascript, Accessibility).

Frontend Developer
yelster digital gmbhOct 2014 - Mar 2017

Responsible for developing new and modifying existing frontend components and prototypes. Contributing to the successful delivery of projects by delivering high quality software according to agreed timelines. Ensuring all required documentation is delivered regularly using appropriate standards, methods and tools. Assisting in technical and functional application design. Technologies: HTML, CSS, LESS, Javascript, jQuery, Angular, Angular2, NodeJS, Sequelize, PostgreSQL, MySQL, REST, jSON, CasperJS.

External Lecturer

Responsible for lecturing the Web Technologies 2 subject at the Business Informatics (BSc) degree, Syllabus: jQuery and Ajax basics, JSON structures, PHP Object Oriented Programming concepts, PHP Cookies and Sessions and PHP Connection to Oracle DB.

Frontend Developer
kompanySep 2012 - Sep 2014

Responsible for the analysis, specification, high level design, coding, configuration, testing and documentation of new applications, interfaces and reports in accordance with kompany development standards and processes. Working with colleagues, third parties and internal stake-holders, I was also responsible for supporting and maintaining applications, interfaces and reports that have been developed by the team and other parties (internal and external). Technologies: HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, XML, jSON, PHP, MySQL, Wordpress.

Software Developer

Responsible for providing user requirements analysis, design and programming support for enhancement of web application using the latest GIS technologies, such as GeoRSS Feed Technology with GeoNames Database, and Google Maps API 3/0/ Applying GIS technology to smart phones and smart devices with iOS (Objective-C) Technologies: HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, PHP, MySQL, GeoNames, Google Maps API 3/0, GeoRSS.

Intern at the computer and graphic design department for the student union
Universidad de AlcaláJan 2008 - Jan 2010

Responsible for the analysis, development, configuration, testing and documentation of the server and the self hosted new website. I was also responsible for supporting and maintaining websites, interfaces and reports that have been developed by the other student unions, as well as the graphic design of all posters and advertisements done by the Student Union. Technologies: HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, PHP, MySQL, Wordpress, Joomla, Photoshop CS.

Education
Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSc) Business Informatics
Computer Science Management Engineering
Erasmus Exchange Program
Summer School 'Mobile Communications and m-Commerce'
Advanced Expert in Development of Computer Applications