Jonathan Beebe

[email protected]+1 (916) 495-8085
Sacramento, CA, USA

Front-end developer who has been crafting exceptional web and mobile apps for 10+ years. Built projects for companies including Samsung, Playdom, Barnes & Noble, and Chronicle Books. Prolific writer who has published 50+ programming tutorials, maintains a website, and has contributed articles to .net magazine and other publications. Focused on helping agile teams with UI development for large scale web and mobile apps.



Front-end Engineer | 2014 – Present

Lead front-end engineer on an agile team responsible for implementing UI and developing internal frameworks. Created Lithium.js, the front-end app framework powering Fingerprint's most important products that are used by millions of people worldwide.
Samsung Kids Lithium.js
Cricket Media Sylvan Play


JavaScript Developer | 2012 – 2014

Built a mobile game for Playdom using Lanica's cross-platform JavaScript SDK. Contributed to the JavaScript SDK and created internal web-based tools that greatly increased team productivity.
Gardens of Time | Playdom/Disney Platino SDK

Fat Red Couch

Mobile Developer | 2012 – 2014

Built six cross-platform mobile apps. Delivered results that directly contributed to the company securing more clients.
Puff the Magic Dragon's Playground Tales from the Watering Hole
MoonDucky Music Theatre Treasure Kai, Charlie, Lily...

Corona Labs

Frameworks Engineer | 2010 – 2012

Developed official libraries and frameworks, and designed APIs for the Corona SDK using Lua. Wrote 50+ tutorials and created the website for API docs.
Widget Storyboard Corona SDK Docs Barnes & Noble

Chronicle Books

Freelance Developer | 2010

Contracted by the venerable San Francisco-based book publisher to develop Animal Show, a cross-platform, educational children's app for the iPad and Nook Color.
Animal Show

Beebe Games

Game Developer | 2008 – 2010

Developed and shipped five mobile games. One game reached the Top 25 in the App Store and another was featured in "New & Noteworthy".
Five Mobile Games Beebe Games Website

Side Project | 2007 – 2008

Developed, shipped, and maintained an online WYSIWYG site builder web app that was created using PHP, MySQL and JavaScript, and had several paying customers. Member Forums

United States Air Force

Security Forces - 3P051 | 2004 – 2008

Served four years and awarded seven medals. Invaluable experience that can be applied to any field: teamwork, discipline, respect, and leadership.
Air Force Combat Action Medal Service Medals (3)

GitHub Repositories

Author of several open-source code repositories, from small libraries and frameworks to complete web and mobile apps.

Technical Expertise

Professional Skills

Working Knowledge

JavaScript (ES5, ES2015) Standards-compliant HTML5 CSS3, Flexbox, SCSS, Less React + Redux, React Native Ajax, REST APIs
Vue.js, Backbone.Marionette jQuery, Underscore.js Node.js, CoffeeScript, Lua Mocha, Jasmine, Chai Web Accessibility


Jonathan Beebe has authored many writings that have been published in both online and offline mediums.

Wrote a 4-page article in .net magazine (Issue 223) Published 50+ tutorials on Article for Game Coder magazine (May 2012) Owner of (long-form articles and tutorials)