Dougal Graham

Web Developer

Phone
+66 (0) 98-282-3630
Email
Send me an email
on GitHub
My GitHub page.

Experience

Senior Developer (Remote)

Viafoura on another website

Sep. 2018 Present

Developed an integration test framework which greatly reduced the frequency of live bugs. Lead accessibility training, research, and ensured products met WCAG AA standards. Worked with team members during shared hours to plan and develop features at a high level of quality. Mentored and performed code reviews for teammates.

Key Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Accessibility
  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • Java
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Vue

Front-end Team Lead

Viafoura on another website

Jul. 2015 Sep. 2018

Lead weekly planning scrums. Developed plans to ensure new features are developed efficiantly and with high quality. Developed and maintained processes (eg CI) to ensure code quality and reliablity using tools to automate linting, testing, and code coverage requirements. Mentored and worked with team members to develop style guides, and maintain code efficiency. Participated in candidate interviews.

Key Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Continuous integration
  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • Java
  • ESLint
  • GitHub Hooks
  • Jenkins
  • Istanbul
  • Webpack
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Vue

Product Team Developer

Viafoura on another website

Sep. 2014 Jul. 2015

Work in a team to develop and maintain key client-facing software. Quickly respond to and resolve bug reports, by isolating and fixing issues in the software, or liasing with relevant team members to ensure bug resolution. Implement new features, write tests, and ensure product stability and validity. Develop features in tandem with other team members.

Key Skills

  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • Java
  • Backbone
  • Marionette
  • Git
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Vue

Lecturer and Researcher

King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi

Oct. 2012 Aug. 2014

Conducted corpus research to develop a useful understanding of context-specific language use. Developed an online learning platform for engineering students learning English. Helped design questions for the Test of English for Thai Engineers and Technologists (TETET).

Key Skills

  • Python
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • JavaScript

Projects

CEEM on another website

CEEM is a student vocabulary learning tool based on applied linguistics research focusing on technical engineering vocabulary. Includes an api written in Python as well as an interactive frontend written in JavaScript.

Tech

  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Python 3
  • MySQL
  • OpenID

Type-Thai on another website

An MacOS input method for Thai. A user can type romanized Thai, and te input method will convert it to Thai characters. This was inspired by standard Japanese input methods which use romanization. This project is no longer maintained.

Tech

  • XFST (Finite-state transducers)
  • Objective-C

The Lesson Repository

A tool for English teachers in Japan to share lesson plans and lesson materials. Developed a theme using Wordpress with file upload, and login functionality.

Tech

  • Wordpress
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • PHP

Education

Memorial University of Newfoundland 2008
Master’s in Computational Linguistics - Finite-state Parsing of Cayuga Morphology

Memorial University of Newfoundland 2005
Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics, minor in German

Academic

Publications

Graham, Dougal; Osment, Christopher, Interactive Web-Based Learning of Corpus-Generated Phrases in Proceedings of AsiaCALL 2013, forthcoming

Graham, Dougal, The Engineering Phrases List: Towards Teachable ESP Phrases in Proceedings of the 34th Annual ThaiTESOL International Conference, forthcoming

Graham, Dougal. Finite-state Parsing of Cayuga Morphology. MA thesis, Memorial University, St. John’s, NL, 2008

Graham, Dougal. A finite-state approach to morphological segmentation of Cayuga nominals, in Proceedings of WSCLA XII: The Twelfth Workshop on the Structure and Constituency in the Languages of the Americas, UBCWPL 21, pp 60-71, March, 2008

Conferences

The Engineering Phrases List: Towards Teachable ESP Phrases

The 34th Annual Thailand Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages International Conference (Thai TESOL 34), the Empress Hotel, Chiang Mai, March 30th – April 1st, 2013

Interactive Web-Based Learning of Corpus-Generated Phrases

The Asia Computer-Assisted Language Learning Conference (AsiaCALL 2013), University of Khon Kaen, Nov 21st – Nov 23rd, 2013

Morphological Parsing of Cayuga in a Finite-state Framework

The 12th Annual Workshop on the Structure and Constituency in the Languages of the Americas (WSCLA 12), University of Lethbridge, March 30th – April 1st, 2007

Awards, Honors, & Diplomas

Fellow of the School of Graduate Studies, MUN 2007
Graduate Research Integrity Program, MUN 2007
Completed the Graduate Program in Teaching, MUN 2006
Completed the Teaching Opportunities for Graduate Assistants Program, MUN 2006

Skills