Apr 2021 - Present
Software Engineer
Apr 2020 - Apr 2021
Junior Full-stack Engineer


Oct 2019 - Mar 2020
Associate Frontend Developer

I worked on GROW's superannuation administration platform DLTA, B2B software built on distributed ledger technology (blockchain).

  • Key contributions: Member Insurance, Audit Log and Case Management features
  • Tech stack: Vue.js, Vuex, HTML, CSS/SCSS, Tailwind, Koa, Node, Jest, Cypress


Aug 2019
Intern Frontend Developer

Over the 4-week period I interned at HealthBank, a healthtech startup, I helped polish key parts of their UI and made it easier for their users to connect with allied health professionals.

  • Built a dynamic search UI for locating health practitioners based on their profession, specialty and availability
  • Revamped UI for practitioner listings and profile cards
  • Tech stack: JavaScript, Stimulus.js, HTML, CSS/SCSS

Coder Academy

Feb 2019 - Aug 2019
Diploma of IT

I changed careers and upskilled as a full-stack software engineer. ✨

  • Built two full-stack apps, a static portfolio site and a terminal app
  • High Distinction average
  • Tech stack: JavaScript MERN stack (React, Redux, Express, Node, MongoDB), HTML, CSS/SCSS, Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Jest, Cypress

Mostro Coffee


Grinding beans and pouring lattes at a small speciality coffee joint / independent record store.

University of Oxford

2013 - 2017
Doctor of Philosophy, dropped out

I researched the structure and function of cell-surface proteins implicated in cancer metastasis.

  • One of 6 people awarded a Cancer Research UK-Nuffield Department of Medicine Prize Studentship, a fully-funded 4-year scholarship
  • Volunteered as a Call-Taker & Trainer at Oxford Nightline (2015 - 2017), a student-led supportive listening service
  • As President of the Middle Common Room, Magdalen College (2015) I managed a committee of 25 to serve and represent the graduate student body in all aspects of college life (social, welfare, academic)

University of Sydney

2012 - 2013
Master of Science (Chemistry)

I developed novel molecular switches that undergo structural and magnetic changes in response to environmental stimuli e.g. changes in temperature, pressure and exposure to light.

Postgraduate Teaching Fellow

A part-time academic appointment within the School of Chemistry. Here I taught the Fundamentals of Chemistry 1A & 1B (CHEM1001/2) courses, a stream designed for first-year university students with no prior chemistry knowledge.

2008 - 2011
Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (Honours)

I majored in biochemistry and chemistry, and completed my Honours research year in inorganic materials chemistry and X-ray crystallography.

  • Graduated with First Class Honours and the University Medal
  • Ranked 1st in chemistry cohort, awarded final mark of 95