Hi, I'm Abhishek Jakhar
I am a Front-End developer that focuses on front end framework such as React and Next. I have a passion for CSS, User Experience and Testing. To grow my skills I do open source, read and write blogs and watch lectures from frontend masters & treehouse.
I started learning Typescript.
Gaming PC 🎮
I built my Gaming PC. Played BF2042, Warzone, Valorant and Splitgate.
I joined gym once again.
I travelled to Bangalore for first Coinbase India offsite.
Joined Coinbase 💼
I took my first remote job at Coinbase as Software Engineer.
I made my new portfolio using Next, MDXRemote & Styled Components, where I decided to add my Blogs and Snippets.
Test Driven Development 🎙
I gave tech talk on TDD using React Testing Library, where we did live coding and made a form in React using TDD.
Error Boundary Blog 📃
I wrote a blog for Expedia telling how Error Boundaries have improved customer experience for our project.
I joined gym again.
Warzone & FIFA 🎮
I played lot of Warzone and FIFA in lockdown, I became very good at Warzone and reached divison one on FIFA.
React Testing Library 🎙
I took initiative of introducting React Testing Library in our office codebase and we migrated lots of components from Enzyme to RTL.
OS: Backstage 🖥
I started doing open source for spotify/backstage where I fixed bugs, improved codebase and wrote lots of test cases using RTL.
OS: Gatsby 🖥
I started doing open source and made my first contribution to Gatsby, I immproved lot of things related to UI and migrated lots of components to hooks and function components.
Tech Talk 🎙
I gave my first tech talk on React hooks, where I explained how hooks solve a wide variety of problems. Also, I gave a glimpse about all the available hooks.
Joined Expedia 💼
I started working as UI Developer for VRBO, Expedia.
I went to Triund trek with my college friends, this was first time I went on a hike, I was very tired but I enjoyed a lot.
We adopted Ladoo when he was 1 month old, he is a street dog but now he lives with us.
I graduated from ITM University.
Joined Yatra 💼
I got PPO from Yatra while doing Internship and I continued working on my internship project as a full time employee.
I started learning React this year, it was best decision of my life.
Third Internship 💻
I got my final semester internship at Yatra, where I learned a lot about UI/UX design and Frontend development.
Road Trip 🚘
I went on my first road trip to Jodhpur, Mount Abu & Jaisalmer with my school friends, we traveled 2200 KM in fours days.
Second Internship 💻
I started doing another internship with Muses alongside my college, in the day I used to attend college and after college I used to work for Muses. I learned more Frontend development here.
First Internship 💻
I managed to get my first internship at Edustoke. I spent my college summer break here. I got my first salary. I learned lot of Frontend development here.
I travelled first time out of my country, I travelled Dubai to meet my father.
My cousing gave me subscription of team treehouse, I started learning HTML, CSS & JavaSript from there and I got very passionate about frontend development.
Started my college at ITM Gurgaon 🎒
I decided to pursue Bachelor of Computer Science, because I had lot of interest in computers through gaming.
Graduated from High School
I never changed my school and city, I took admission at Blue Bells in 1999 and graduated from here.