James is an engineer and leader with experience on all parts of the web application stack. He is a senior engineering manager at Policygenius.
Previously, he was a director of engineering at Condé Nast, and has been a platform engineer at Timshel, an API evangelist and application developer at Bitly and a web engineering manager and web security liaison at Mozilla. For nearly 10 years, James ran TodaysMeet, the premier chat tool for classroom collaboration.
James blogs at Coffee on the Keyboard.
Some of the open source software James authored and
maintains. See more on his GitHub profile.
- A feature-flipping library for Django.
- Python client for Etsy's StatsD server.
- Ratelimiting tools for Django applications.
- HTML sanitizing for Python.
- (Created, but no longer maintaining.)
Some of the companies using James' open source projects include
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