Natalie Marleny

Natalie Marleny

Software Engineer


✏️ Areas of interest: scaling systems, functional / asynchronous Javascript and interfacing with data in a Front-End context. I am a student of and advocate for accessibility best practices on the web, particularly within the React paradigm.

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Commerical Toolkit

  • Git
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JS
  • React
  • Flow
  • Redux
  • GraphQL
  • Apollo
  • webpack
  • HTTP
  • yarn
  • Jest
  • styled-components

Previous Experience In

  • Gatsby
  • Framer
  • CoffeeScript
  • Firebase
  • Contentful
  • Netlify

Dabbled With

  • PWAs
  • Service Workers
  • Push Notifications
  • Web Components
  • NextJS
  • MobX
  • TypeScript
  • Prisma
  • D3.js
  • Popmotion.js
  • Figma
  • AWS S3
  • AWS CloudFront
  • Jekyll
  • SASS
  • Liquid

Pinned experiences

  • Application Engineer (React・GraphQL・JS)

    Working across the Front-End stack as part of the core engineering team building

  • Open Source Project

    Casing: UI Framework for scaling Framer Prototypes. Manages components, screens and data.

  • Consultant

    Building complex, fully functional end-to-end high-fidelity prototypes for non-linear usability testing.

    Remote Work
  • Technical Talk

    "Prototyping the Application Flow at Scale" given at the Framer Meet-up at Facebook's London Office.


Events attended over the last year

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Experience activity

July 2018

Forged 1 experience over 1 day
conference/GDGDevFest PWAs

October 2018

Joined the Engagement Technology & Analytics team at The LEGO Group
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Application Engineer (Front-End)

Core Engineering Team: React, JavaScript, Redux, GraphQL/Apollo

September 2018

Forged 1 experience over 3 days
conference/framerLoupe Framer

July 2018

Forged 1 experience over 3 days
conference/fullStackConference webpack

March-July 2018

Forged 2 experiences which received 78 stars
talks/facebookFramerMeetup Framer
openSource/Casing Framer

April 2018

Created a fork in consulting/tallysticks

I'm going to create a UI Framework for scaling Framer prototypes

Having approached prototyping the Tallysticks application in an entirely functional manner, we've discussed that the codebase should become modularised in order to scale. I'm going to abstract out the solutions I'm building so they can be shared with the community.

+ Javascript - Free Time
Open Source

March-July 2018

Forged 1 experience working remotely
consulting/tallysticks Javascript

May 2017

Created a pull request in natalie/life

I am going to change careers

I have a lot of very talented friends who work as backend and infrastructure engineers who have encouraged me to pursue Front-End as a specialism. I would like to give a user-facing 'voice' to their work. I'm going to start by working alongside product designers to translate their systems into high-fidelity prototypes using JavaScript and a tool called Framer.

+ Confidence - Fear of the unknown


Graduated from University
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BA Economics and Politics, 2:1

University of Exeter with Special Commendation for Volunteer Work

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