Edward Bramanti

Software Engineer

I am a Software Engineer who is passionate about programming languages, well-designed APIs, and open source.

Experience

  • VideoAmp

    Lead Fullstack Engineer

    Lead Fullstack Engineer

    VideoAmp

    Santa Monica, CA

    Oct 2017 - Present

    Lead Fullstack Engineer

    Leading VideoAmp's full-stack team to build quality software in JavaScript (Angular/Node/React)

  • VideoAmp

    Software Engineer

    Software Engineer

    VideoAmp

    Santa Monica, CA

    May 2016 - Oct 2017

    Software Engineer

    • Built V2 offering of VideoAmp's DSP in Angular.js/Node

    • Rearchitected main reporting service to support faster report delivery and data-driven metrics

    • Built internal React component/tooling mono-repo with Lerna and Builder

    • Participated in extensive code reviews and hiring

  • Philosophie

    Software Engineer

    Software Engineer

    Philosophie

    Santa Monica, CA

    Jul 2015 - Apr 2016

    Software Engineer

    • Full-time developer on a Node.js REST API
    • Experience with Agile development in a small cross-functional team including dedicated product and user interface designers
    • Added tooling to project that made API documentation easier and provided helpful information to front-end developers
    • Delivered well-tested code with automated testing at various levels of the system (unit, integration, acceptance)
    • Participated in code review and pairing with other engineers
    • Learned Ruby on Rails as part of an internal project

  • TechEmpower

    Programming Intern

    Programming Intern

    TechEmpower

    El Segundo, CA

    Oct 2014 - Apr 2015

    Programming Intern

    • Tested business logic and algorithm performance in order to verify and improve shipped code for clients
    • Key project maintainer of TechEmpower's Framework Benchmarks project (https://github.com/TechEmpower/FrameworkBenchmarks)
    • Worked to improve/update benchmarking of Node.js and Golang frameworks
    • Learned about the tradeoffs of performance versus ease of implementation in an open-source setting

  • Blitz Digital Agency

    Technology Intern

    Technology Intern

    Blitz Digital Agency

    Santa Monica, CA

    Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

    Technology Intern

    • Paired with senior developers to learn Blitz's new stack at the time: Backbone/Marionette and Django
    • Worked with internal tooling to learn process to ship well-designed front-end code
    • Primary developer of a Django app for an intern project that was internal to the company

Education

  • Loyola Marymount University

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Science

    2011 - 2015

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Science

    • Minors in Business Administration and Applied Mathematics
    • University Honors Program Member
    • Arrupe Scholarship Recipient

Awards

  • Rains Undergraduate Research Fellow

    LMU Undergraduate Research

    May 2014

    LMU Undergraduate Research

    Awarded a research grant which was used as part of the Summer Undergraduate Research Program at Loyola Marymount University. I researched human-computer interaction techniques for determining effective control schemes in mobile real-time strategy games.