Joah Gerstenberg

Joah Gerstenberg


hi, i'm joah. i'm a frontend developer based out of southeast texas. i build webapps, brands, and communities. i'm husband to haley, and dad to a beautiful daughter.


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Frontend Development Consultant FSG Smart Buildings May 2018 - Present

FSG Smart Buildings hired me as a consultant to lead the frontend development of their Enterprise IoT management and diagnostic platform.

IoTData ProcessingHTMLCSSSassJavaScriptReactAngularIonicPythonExpress.jsNginx

Senior Frontend Developer Coinigy Oct 2016 - April 2019

Coinigy hired me as their lead frontend developer dedicated to improving the user experience of the cryptocurrency portfolio management platform.

FintechData ProcessingLeadershipHTMLCSSSassJavaScriptReactExpress.jsNginxPHP

Co-founder / Development Director The Neverwoods Oct 2016 - Present

After leaving Capital One, I teamed up with Aaron Davis to start a design & development agency as an umbrella for our collective freelance/consulting work. I have gotten business administration / development experience, as well as have had the opportunity to work directly with a variety of small businesses.

FintechHTMLCSSSassJavaScriptReactExpress.jsMongoDBBusiness Development / Administration

Mentor RookieUp July 2018 - Present

I joined RookieUp as a mentor, helping out with their frontend development bootcamp program.


Co-founder IRL Coworking Oct 2017 - Oct 2018

I co-founded the first coworking space in Beaumont, Texas. I got some unique experiences running a local business, and I really enjoyed building a community. (blog post coming soon. I promise.)

Local BusinessCommunity ManagementBusiness Development / Administration

Meetup Organizer beaumont.js Dec 2015 - June 2018

I led a local developer meetup over the course of 2.5 years. I wrote a blog post on my experience.

EducationJavaScriptReactPythonBashCommunity Management

Co-founder / Developer Field Assist July 2017 - Feb 2018

Over the summer of 2017, I worked as the developer on a team creating a scheduling platform for league-based teams. I built out the backend -- database structure, data management/user authentication system, REST API, scheduling algorithm, as well as the frontend -- UI/UX, React app to consume the backend API, custom-created input methods for the specific use case, as well as a lot more. I was the only dev working on the project.

Data ProcessingHTMLCSSSassJavaScriptReactExpress.jsMongoDB

Frontend Development Consultant Capital One Oct 2016 - May 2017

After I left Capital One, I continued working with them as a consultant on frontend development, best practices, and client implementation.


Software Engineer Capital One Nov 2014 - Oct 2016

I worked in Capital One's Small Business department, joining the team as a part of the acquisition of AmeriCommerce. I continued my duties from AmeriCommerce, as well as assisted in building out the Spark Business banking web interface. I decided to leave after reconsidering my priorities.


Frontend Developer AmeriCommerce Aug 2014 - Nov 2014

While working at AmeriCommerce, I worked primarily on client site implementation, building out designs for clients of the Ecommerce platform, along with building out internal marketing pages.


Forums Moderator Codecademy May 2013 - Nov 2016

I joined the first team of forum moderators on Codecademy's platform. I helped students learn the basics of web development, as well as created courses on the platform.