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Jacob Emerick

Howdy! You've found my online portfolio. My name is Jacob Emerick and I am a software engineer who works remotely for Shutterstock. I specialize in backend application architecture and development, though I also have frontend, management, and data science skills as well.

When I'm not programming, I enjoy backpacking, hiking, reading, and rough-housing with my two sons. I do spend a lot of time coding, though, for both work and open source. My current areas of focus are…

  • Service-Orientated Architecture patterns
  • APIs, particularly with spec design
  • Backend Javascript development
  • Continuous Integration workflows
  • Modernizing PHP applications
  • Machine learning

Activity Stream

  • Read The Rise of Magicks (Chronicles of The One, #3) by Nora Roberts.
  • Favorited The Gift That Doesn't Give Back on YouTube.
  • Read Of Blood and Bone (Chronicles of the One, #2) by Nora Roberts.
  • Blogged about personal | Mountain Rescue, Recruit Redux.
  • Read Year One (Chronicles of the One, #1) by Nora Roberts.
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