Robert Mosolgo

About

Hobbies & Interests

  • Fermentation & food preservation
    • Especially dairy processing
  • Rough carpentry
  • Software
    • Language design, implementation and tooling
    • Data structures
    • Application architecture

Jobs

  • Senior Platform Engineer, GitHub May 2017-present
  • Ruby/JavaScript Developer, Planning Center Online August 2013–May 2017
  • Web Developer, NergySense Inc January 2013–Present, occasional
  • Project Manager, Data Management & Quality, AidData August 2011–August 2013

Open-Source Projects

  • GraphQL-Ruby February 2015-Present
    • Created the gem, implementing the GraphQL spec
    • Maintaining and improving it since then
  • Nominee Ruby Prize 2017
  • React-Rails September 2014-September 2017
    • First maintainer outside Facebook
    • Recognized at the first ReactConf for my contributions
    • Supported server rendering, webpacker, sprockets, turbolinks, pjax, JSX, and CoffeeScript
    • Successfully handed off to a new maintainer after I stopped doing front-end development
  • Batman.js 2013-2014
    • Largest contributor outside Shopify
    • Lots of docs contributions and bug fixes

Education

  • College of William and Mary, BA East Asian Studies & Anthropology, 2011