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Resume

Internet Profiles#

GitHub | StackOverflow | LinkedIn | Medium | Facebook | Twitter

Professional Experience#

Front End Engineer, Facebook#

Oct 2019 - Present | Singapore

Engineering lead in the Commerce Engineering Stores team, scaled Facebook’s e-commerce websites (Oculus and Portal) for worldwide adoption. Built React design systems and scalable web app architecture.

Nov 2017 - Sep 2019 | Menlo Park, CA

Worked on Worked on an internal JavaScript state management framework that supports Ads Manager in Ads Front-End Infra and Docusaurus.

Front End Engineer, Grab#

Jul 2016 - Aug 2017

Built an internal ride simulation service to improve developer efficiency and web platform automation tools to improve the CI workflow.

Jun 2015 - Jun 2016

Engineering lead for Grab for Work, an enterprise solution for simplifying business transportation.

Game Producer Intern, Singapore University of Technology and Design Game Lab#

May 2014 - Aug 2014 | Singapore

Game producer for team behind the creation of a Dynasty Warriors-like game for the iPad.

Software Engineering Intern, Edison Inc, (formerly EasilyDo Inc)#

Aug 2012 - Jun 2013 | Mountain View, CA

Front end developer in the core team for the iOS mobile app and company's homepage. I was the sole person in-charge of maintaining, updating and improving the website built using Foundation 4, PHP and AngularJS. I also developed the site's plugins to maintain a responsive layout. Other responsibilities include developing in-house web tools to aid the product and engineering team in their daily workflow.

Software Developer, Computing for Voluntary Welfare Organizations#

May 2012 - Jul 2012 | Singapore

Worked in a team of 5 to build a web-based content management system in Drupal 7 for Feiyue Family Services Centre. Developed a staff permissions system for the administrators to assign roles and permissions to the various users involved in the system.

Projects#

Docusaurus#

Ex-lead engineer for Docusaurus v2, a static site generator used to power the documentation websites of many of Facebook’s Open Source Projects - React Native, Jest, Relay, Reason, etc.

Infima#

Creator of Infima CSS framework, a tool for simplifying creation of content-driven websites with out-of-the-box dark mode support. Used by most Facebook’s Open Source websites.

NUSMods#

Ex-lead developer and maintainer of NUSMods, a student-initiated open source web app that facilitates module and timetable planning for NUS students.

Education#

National University of Singapore#

  • 2010 - 2015
  • B. Computing, Computer Science.
  • First Class Honours - GPA: 4.65/5.00
  • Focus area in Interactive Media

Stanford University#

2012 - 2013

Took the classes CS109 Introduction to Probability for Computer Scientists, MS&E 178 Spirit of Entrepreneurship, MS&E 472 Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar, MS&E 271 Global Entrepreneurial Marketing via the Stanford Center for Professional Development.

Teaching Courses#

  • AY2014/15 Sem 2: CP3101B Web Development and Applications | Tutor
  • AY2014/15 Sem 2: CS3240 Interaction Design | Lab Tutor
  • AY2014/15 Sem 2: CS3217 Software Engineering on Modern Application Platforms | Tutor
  • AY2014/15 Sem 1: CS3216 Software Development on Evolving Platforms | Tutor
  • AY2014/15 Sem 1: CS1010S Programming Methodology | Tutor
  • AY2013/14 Sem 2: CS3217 Software Engineering on Modern Application Platforms | Tutor
  • AY2013/14 Sem 1: CS1010S Programming Methodology | Head Tutor
  • AY2011/12 Sem 1: CS1020E Data Structures and Algorithm I | Lab Tutor

Awards and Achievements#

2016#

  • Grabathon 4.0, 2nd Place for Most Technologically Challenging, 2nd Place for Most Popular, 3rd Place for Most Hyper-Local Product
  • Facebook x GIT SG Hack for a Cause 2016, Best All-Round Product
  • Grabathon 3.0, 1st Place for Build Challenge

2015#

  • Grabathon 2.0, Overall Champion
  • NUSS Medal for Outstanding Achievement (Best Graduate Throughout Course of Study with Outstanding All-round Achievements)
  • NUS School of Computing Term Project Showcase (6th STePS) , 3rd Prize for CS4344 Networked and Mobile Gaming
  • NUS School of Computing Term Project Showcase (6th STePS) , Best Project Award among Selected Final Year Projects
  • NUS School of Computing, Certificate of Distinction in Interactive Media
  • NUS School of Computing, Valedictorian Finalist
  • Hack&Roll 2015, Second Prize and People's Choice

2014#

  • PA Tech Connects Competition 2014, 3rd Runner Up
  • Hackatron Asia Singapore 2014, Champion
  • NUS School of Computing Term Project Showcase (5th STePS) , 2nd Prize for CS3240 Interaction Design
  • Smart Port Hackathon 2014, Third Prize and Best Use of Data
  • Startup Asia Hackathon, HERE Maps API Prize
  • NUS School of Computing Term Project Showcase (4th STePS) , Best Project Award for CP3101A Global Open Source Project
  • NUS School of Computing Term Project Showcase (4th STePS) , Best Project Award for CS3218 Multimodal Processing in Mobile Platforms
  • Facebook Singapore Hackathon, Third Place

2013#

  • NUS School of Computing Term Project Showcase (3rd STePS) , Best Project Award for CS3216 Software Development on Evolving Platforms
  • Apple WWDC 2013 Student Scholarship
  • NUS Faculty of Engineering Design-Centric Programming T-shirt Design Competition , Winner
  • Photo Hack Day 4, Crowd Favorite and Aviary API Prize
  • Foursquare Hackathon 2013, Jury Prize and Game Prize

2012#

  • IUMS 2017 Logo Design Competition, Runner-up
  • AngelHack 2012, Gimbal API Award
  • Health 2.0 Hackathon, 3rd Runner Up
  • PayPal Hackathon, People's Choice Award
  • NUS CS3217 Software Engineering on Modern Application Platforms, AY2011/12 Sem 2 , "Letter of Commendation" for excellent performance in the course
  • NUSSU Student Life Tee Design Competition, Winner
  • NUSSU Welfare Diary Design Competition, Winner
  • NUS Faculty of Engineering Design-Centric Curriculum T-shirt Design Competition , Winner

2011#

  • NUS Faculty of Engineering, Dean’s List
  • NUS EG2604 Innovation Program AY2010/11 Sem 2 , Merit Award and Best Poster Design Award
  • NUS-HTC Apprentice Challenge, Finalist

2010#

  • NUS Kent Ridge Undergraduate Scholarship