Emmanuel Watila
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Emmanuel Watila

Web Developer in Nigeria, He/Him

Designing, Writing, Coding, Animation

6 months ago

About

A front-end developer and software designer crafting pixel-perfect & delightful experiences

Contact

Twitter
Medium
LinkedIn

Side Projects

2022

A Simple Carousel open source component built using React, Typescript, and styled-components, built to be as composable as possible. Feel free to check it out.

2022

A newsletter about my creative journey, sharing my experience throughout my journey, inviting friends and other creatives to talk about their viewpoints on various topics.

Writing

2020

This article was selected to be a Medium Member Story and was about the mistakes I made and also mistakes that people in early careers make when designing or developing a product.

2020

This article tries to shed light on patterns observed in Growth Hacking and UX Design that help build for better conversion and user retention.

Work Experience

2022 — Now
Brooklyn, NY (Remote)
2022 — Now
Remote

Working hand-in-hand with strategic company heads (founders, partners, marketing, design, and development) to conceptualize, design and deliver engaging content ranging from social media posts, website copy, case studies, and more.

2021 — 2022
Nigeria

Take ownership of and contribute to front-end / user interface specific features for client & internal projects as part of a decentralized team of engineers & designers to help implement, modify and test consumer facing features using React, JavaScript & Typescript through best practices using various development and browser tooling

2019 — 2020
Designer at GCAT Solutions
Nigeria

Actively involved in direct communication with the client for the duration of the project to amass actionable insights for data-driven development decisions. Pioneered the design, prototyping, and engineering of a web-based voting application that was built using Figma, React, Node.js, Express, MongoDB and Javascript

Education

2017 — Now
Computer Engineering at University of Maiduguri
Nigeria

Focused on learning Software & Electronic Engineering, Software Development Processes, Computer Programming (C/C++), Computer-Aided Digital Design (VHDL), Mathematics & Statistics.

Volunteering

Certifications

2022

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