Hi API lovers, my name is Frédéric Harper, and I’m a new Mashaper. Starting in 2015, I’ll join the fantastic Mashape team as the Head of Developer Relations.
A bit of background
Mashape is hosting some social time and warm holiday greetings for the hackers community of San Francisco.
Save the date: December 20th – 7.30pm
Stormtrooper Christmas Greeting
Join us to meet hackers, talk about all things APIs, drink, socialize, and discuss the future trends for the coming 2013!
Do whatever you like; bring friends, and if you want to hack on your project all night, we do have sofas. ^__^
Free beers, drinks and pizza included!
Handmade Sangria will be served.
PS: Christmas trees are welcome!…
This is what the dev team at Mashape
) learnt from their bad experience, with an happy ending.
One day, we were taking a break after a hard-core coding session, drinking their daily cup of tea:
Mashaper Mike with his tea
We were swaggering on our perfect code base. The asyncronous jobs were working good, the thread pool was implemented perfectly, everything was perfect. We started thinking that we deserved a trip to Hawaii
, where we would spend all our money laughing, joking, and drinking. BOOM!
Suddenly our Java unit tests exploded.
Noooo! The bug…
Join us! Image credit: https://flic.kr/p/79YqZP
Mashape is looking for a (UI/UX) designer that can outshine Leonardo Da Vinci. Our perfect candidate is an artist and and a poet truly passionate about imagining the future around users experiences and visual design. You will have the opportunity to have a huge impact as an early member.
Create a graphic system for the mashape.com
Design/Create new site graphics
Improve UI elements around every single pixel
Develop pixel perfect Photoshop comps
Create an advance site-wide style guide
Storyboard/prototype UX experiences
Fast in Photoshop/Illustrator
Excellent use of typography
Outstanding sense of color
Mashaper Michele Zonca gave a talk at the Kings of Code conference.
Check out his slides here: Web API’s World