Brooks Forsyth

About Me

Hi I am a hybrid mobile app developer living in Connecticut. When not coding I enjoy spending time with my family and growing coral in my salt water aquarium. I am also an amazing podcast host on the The Free Lancer Show and Adventures in Angular.

Recent Projects

Project: 3DRS

  • Developed a medium term housing rental app.
  • Developed iOS, Android and PWA with Ionic 5
  • Developed both front and backend with NestJS

Technologies Used: Ionic 5, Angular 8, NestJS, Node, MongoDb, NGSX

Project: Zoe

  • Developed a Nutrition app.
  • Sole Developer on project.
  • Developed both frontend and backend.

Technologies Used: Ionic 4, Angular 8, NGSX, NestJS, Node, MongoDb

Project: Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Converted Angular 4 web application to Ionic 4 / Angular 7 iOS and Android app.
  • Deployed app using Ionic App flow.
  • Added biometrics to the sign in page.

Technologies Used: Ionic, Angular 7, Typescript, Reactive Forms, Git, SASS

Other Experience

Cognizant

Hartford, Connecticut January 2018 - October 2018 Web Developer Project: Premium Audit

  • Develop web application to conduct small business insurance audits.
  • Developed using Angular 6 and Jasmine and Karma for unit testing.
  • Developed global UI components to be used throughout the clients corporation.

Technologies Used: Angular 4/6, Typescript, Reactive Forms, Karma, Jasmine, Git, Bootstrap, SASS

SmartEquip

Norwalk, Connecticut J​uly 2016 - January 2018 Web / Mobile Developer

Project: Inspections

  • Developed heavy machinery inspection application for client using Ionic 3.
  • Developed app to be offline first and maintain state with local storage and servers.
  • Collaborated with a remote development team.
  • Developed with existing API that was originally designed for a flash application.

Project: HTML5 Client

  • Developing a new version of existing flash application.
  • Developed the catalog for heavy equipment manufacturer's parts and items.
  • Developed Cordova port of Angular 4 Application.
  • Created mobile wrapper for HTML5 site using Cordova.

Technologies Used: Angular 4, Ionic 3, Typescript, Git, Agile development, Bootstrap, Cordova, SASS

Charter Communications

Stamford, Connecticut December 2014 - July 2016 Web Developer

  • Developed and maintained the shopping cart for residential business and other sales channels sales.
  • Worked with several different distributed groups throughout the organization and third party vendors.
  • Developed dynamic solutions for the shopping cart to fit different requirements of business owners.
  • Created tools for non-technical users to diagnose defects in the shopping cart.
  • Developed regional offers and promotions throughout the company's footprint.
  • Troubleshooted and resolved production bugs.
  • Supported deployments of major code releases.
  • Worked on a continuous integration and agile development project in St Louis.