Hello, I am Amit Gaur, thanks for visting my site.
I am a Ruby/Rails/Front End Developer, with a keen eye for design.
My interest lies in creating products that are functional and have good design aesthetics. This site is a log of my journey as I try and learn new things.
Since now you know the reason behind this site, some interesting tid bits about me.
I was born and brought up in New Delhi, India. Came to United States in 2006 for my Master’s in Computer Science at University of Cincinnati.
After finishing my Masters, I worked as an Applications Analyst / Front End Developer at University of Cincinnati for around 4 years. At University, I was lead developer for numerous public facing websites and web applications.
Currently, I am working as a Ruby/Rails Developer at Northwestern University Bio Informatics Center, Chicago.
Skills I have acquired over the past few years (in no particular order):
- Hand crafting HTML, writing tons of efficient CSS/SCSS.
- Strong understanding of MVC design pattern.
- Using jQuery as a tool to manipulate dom and ajaxifying the application.
- Ruby & Rails.
Some of my previous and current Projects.
Feel free to Contact me with questions, ideas or to just say “Hi”.