Jorge Alejandro Weiss

Software Engineer

I am a web-based software engineer specializing in Python and JavaScript for back-end development. My focus is on growing as a software engineer and using my skillset to make a positive impact on the world.

Skills

  • Front-End
  • HTML5/CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • AJAX
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery
  • Jasmine
  • Axios
  • Back-End
  • Python
  • Flask
  • SQLAlchemy
  • PostgreSQL
  • NodeJS
  • Express
  • MongoDB
  • Other Skills
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Test-Driven Development
  • Responsive Design
  • RESTful API Development
  • Git/GitHub
  • Authentication/Authorization

Projects

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Flask - SocketIO - PostgreSQL

ne-xo

A messaging app using the Google Cloud Translations API for real-time messaging between speakers of different languages making new conversations possible.

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Flask - SQLAlchemy - PostgreSQL

Chimie API

An API for all 118 chemical elements. How many protons does a Silver atom have? What's the melting point of Sodium? Chimie responds.

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JavaScript - Axios

Hack-Or-Snooze

A singlepage HackerNews clone using an API to GET / POST / UPDATE / DELETE stories. AJAX functionality supported by axios library.

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HTML - CSS - JavaScript

Pokemon Memory Game

Simple memory game to improve css positioning and game-logic.

About Me

Hello! My name is Jorge and I live in Chicago, IL. I have a bachelor's degree in Biology from The University of Texas at Austin. I am currently a Software Engineering student at the school Springboard. At the moment, I'm working with other students at Springboard to create educational tools for science classrooms. One of my goals is to make software engineering a field accessible to hispanic youth.

If you wish to reach me with career opportunities, inquiries about my projects or would like to just say hello, please write to me via email at:
Jorge.A.Weiss@gmail.com