Kade Keith

Software Engineer

kadekeith.me
github.com/keithkade

Experience

Hatched Labs - Software Engineer III

Sept 2021 - Present

  • Front end developer for curbside pickup and grocery delivery experiences.

IBM Cloud - Advisory Software Engineer

Mar 2019 - Sept 2021

  • Front end lead on the IBM Cloud Developer Experience - built with React, Redux, Sass, and Node. Also developed features for the IBM Cloud Dashboard, Cloud Shell, Kubernetes, and more.
  • Architected, documented, and delivered complex cross-team features as well as built reusable front-end components used throughout IBM Cloud.
  • Spoke at internal education sessions, mentored junior developers, and conducted interviews.

IBM Cloud - Staff Software Engineer

June 2016 - Mar 2019

  • Drove analytics strategy and implementation to gain user behavior insights with Segment, Amplitude, and Optimizely. My instrumentation identified previously unknown critical bugs within IBM Cloud.

IBM Extreme Blue - Software Engineering Intern

Summer 2015

  • Designed and developed responsive front end to visualize Supply Chain risks. Showed events with Leaflet.js. Built interactive data visualizations with D3.js. Helped define RESTful JSON api.
  • Pitched the project weekly to executives. The project later became Supply Chain Insights

Interface Ecology Lab - Undergraduate Researcher (http://ecologylab.net/)

Spring 2014 - Fall 2016

Verizon - Software Engineering Intern

Summer 2014

  • Used Google Web Toolkit and Google Maps API to visualize network outage details.

U.S. House of Representatives - Congressional Intern

Summer 2013

  • Constituent correspondence for my Representative in his DC office.
Education

Stanford University

GPA: 3.95

Master of Science in Computer Science: Artificial Intelligence Track, June 2020

Texas A&M University

GPA: 3.95

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science: Minors in Art and Mathematics, May 2016

Skills
  • Languages: Javascript/ES6, HTML5, CSS3, Python, C++, Java
  • Areas of Focus: Front-End, Agile, Web Security, Accessibility, Data Science, A/B Testing
  • Dev Tech: React, Redux, Node.js, Sass, Webpack, AngularJS
  • Tools: Zenhub, Amplitude, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Volunteer

Stanford University - Code in Place Section Leader

April-May 2020 / 2021

  • Part of a teaching team for Code in Place, offered by Stanford during COVID-19 pandemic, with 10,000 global students and 900 volunteer teachers participating from around the world.
  • Prepared and taught weekly discussion sections of 10-12 students to supplement professors’ lectures in a 5-week Python course based on Stanford’s introductory programming course, CS106A.
Other Projects (More)
  • Naive Dox - Web app for protecting privacy. Used APIs/Xpath to cross-reference sites and point out vulnerabilities caused by re-using usernames. Python server. Responsive Sass front end. (Whitepaper)
  • Monadic Explorer - Web app that visualized scholarly articles as a force-directed graph. Wrote Undergraduate Research Thesis based on results of user studies and interviews I conducted. (Thesis)
  • Battle Boids - Graphics project build with WebGl/Three.js. Blog Post, Demo