Alan Rice
Hello, I’m a developer living in San Francisco New York focused on building products from the ground up on small teams. I love leveraging technology to make people and systems more efficient.

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experience

Ride Health
Software Engineer
sep 2017 - present
New York, NY
https://ride-health.com

Second hire at company that scaled from $0 to $15M and from 3 to 25+ employees.

Won contracts with a four person engineering team going head-to-head against competitors with substantially more capital and engineering overhead.

Built an automated voice system that reduced inbound customer support phones calls 80%. The system exposes product functionality and real-time ride information to patients in sixteen different languages.

Delivered a higher level of service to patients by innovating tools solutions for transportation providers. Products include an sms-based system allowing drivers to update their trips statuses and locations in real-time.

Elixir

React

Typescript

NOSQL

GCP

Twilio

Authorea
Web Developer
aug 2016 - aug 2017
New York, NY
https://authorea.com

Sole developer responsible for implementing UI updates to the core product and associated landing pages.

Built and deployed a complete rewrite of the company’s landing page in the first three weeks of employment, developing it from a boilerplate template to a fully customized page.

Developed features across the stack, including custom onboarding flows and stripe payment systems.

Ruby

Rails

Redux

React

Sass/CSS

HTML

Oak Studios
Web Development Intern
feb 2016 - may 2016
New York, NY
https://oak.is

Built and deployed client website from scratch in under a month and integrated with a CMS allowing the customer to update website content at will.

Dug into complex and long-standing client code-bases to find and fix bugs, including WorkingNotWorking.com.

Adhered to Oak’s internal design systems and code style-guides for all features. Participated in frequent code feedback and review sessions.

Ruby

Rails

Jekyll

Javascript

HTML

SASS/CSS

education

General Assembly
Web Dev Immersive
jul 2015 - oct 2015
New York, NY
https://generalassemb.ly

Completed twelve-week intensive in web development fundamentals consisting of full-time classes and hours of daily homework. Built applications from scratch on a daily basis across numerous languages and frameworks.

Ruby on Rails

Angular

MongoDB

Sinatra

Node

NYU
Bachelor's in Music
sep 2011 - may 2015
New York, NY
https://nyu.edu

One of twenty accepted into one of the world’s most prestigious jazz programs. Studied privately with members of the NYC Philharmonic Orchestra and several members of Miles Davis’s band.