Front-end Developer, CrowdTwist

Hi! My name is Mark and I'm a web developer with a focus on the front-end who enjoys photography, philosophy, drinking tea, brewing coffee and anything new.

I'm currently on leave of absence from MIT to explore professional opportunities and make a difference.

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Knowing when an element is inserted into the DOM is an essential piece of information when it comes to developing web applications that depend on various UI states (such as height).

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Front-end Developer

CrowdTwist, New York

September 2012 - Present

Front-end Developer

Gliya, New Jersey

Designing and developing web applications including:

LaTeX -> HTML converter
Real-time online classroom participation
Collaborative curriculum editing tools

December 2011 - August 2012

Undergraduate Researcher

MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Worked closely with graduate student to design and develop a web application that generates dynamic profile pictures and overlays.

Wrote back end in Ruby using Sinatra micro-framework.
Image processing using ImageMagick Ruby bindings.
Front end development in Javascript / HTML5 / CSS3.
Integrated with Twitter API.

September 2011 - December 2011