Alex Carpenter

Alex Carpenter

Web engineer at Watershed in Grand Rapids, MI, He/Him


A detail oriented user interface engineer interested in CSS architecture, React, TypeScript, and design systems.

Work Experience

2023 — Now
2021 — 2023

Lead Web Engineer helping build and maintain public-facing HashiCorp websites and web applications with Next.js.

Currently building and maintaining a marketing focused component library to be used across all of our HashiCorp marketing properties. Kickstarting A/B testing strategies across our Next.js web projects using HappyKit.

2018 — 2021

UI Engineer working on the design team, collaborating closely with engineers implementing new features and building out our design system Radius.

2015 — 2018
Grand Rapids, MI.

Senior Developer building and maintaining client websites built with Craft CMS, ExpressionEngine, and Shopify. Lead front-end initiatives to improve CSS and JavaScript architecture and implement an atomic deployment pipeline for our projects.

2012 — 2015
Grand Rapids, MI.

Front-end Developer building user interfaces for clients like A&E Networks, Image Comics, and Fox Networks Info with ExpressionEngine.