Online Resume

Ross Hettel

Bachelors in Computer Science

Northern Illinois University

Class of 2012

Fun Side Projects

Spoiled.io - Game of Thrones spoilers as a service

Built with Node.js and the Twilio API, scaled from 54 to 1700+ users

Written about in The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian,
Business Insider, The AV Club, and Product Hunt

the-noun-project

API library for accessing The Noun Project

Built with Node.js and submitted to npm

PlaceGoat

Placeholder image service full of goats

Built with Node.js, and uses Twitter as a crude "database"

ngWeatherStation

A small weather and webcam display for an IBM 4707 monitor I rescued

Built with Angular and forecast.io

Jello Earth

Some fun built with d3.js

Job History

Hologram

May 2016 - Present

Software Engineer

Working with PHP and Python and C++/Arduino libraries

HighGround

March 2014 - May 2016

Software Engineer

Worked with Node.js, Angular.js, and MongoDB

edo Interactive

April 2013 - March 2014

Software Engineer

Worked with Java, d3.js, and PostgresSQL

Lighthouse Catholic Media

January 2011 - April 2013

Software Engineer

Worked with PHP and Symfony, jQuery, and MySQL

Contact

ross [at] het [dot] tel
rosshettel [at] gmail [dot] com