Chris Montes

Chris Montes

I make websites with my bear hands.

Seattle, WA

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I'm a passionate software developer with the heart of a lion (and the hands of a bear).
Work History
  • May 2014 - Present

    Senior Front End Developer

    UP Global

  • July 2013 - Present

    Drupal / Front End SDE

    Smashing Ideas

    Interactive web application development for screens of all shapes and sizes.
  • June 2012 - July 2013

    Drupal Development Manager

    Urban Influence Design Studio

    Urban Influence is an interactive, solutions driven design studio in Seattle, Washington. As an end to end coder, I specialize in object oriented javascript, front end development, and Drupal module and theme development.
  • January 2012 - June 2012

    Arch Minion

    Colorful Development Group (Formerly TRN)

    Colorful is a small collaborative project management team in Atlanta, Georgia. We make websites and software that people like to use.

    As Arch Minion, I lead the development team as a web designer, front-end developer, and back-end programmer. I also coordinate with clients, present new products to important people, build custom computers, and (sometimes) do my own dishes.
  • August 2009 - June 2012

    Senior Web Developer

    Teacher Resource Netork (TRN)

    The Teacher Resource Network creates useful websites and applications to help improve access to quality teaching materials, productivity tools, and collaborative networks.

    As the senior developer I oversee the development and maintenance our flagship products, and the Teacher Channel.
  • May 2008 - August 2009

    Freelance Web Developer

    CMIC Design

    I was a freelance web designer and developer for 2 years after college
  • B.A. Economics

    Washington State University

    2003 - 2007