Jack Lo Russo
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Jack Lo Russo

Software Engineer in Sydney, he/him

¡Hola!

4 months ago

About

I'm a design/engineering hybrid with a focus on design systems and cultivating healthy teams.

Outside of tech, I am passionate about education and the arts. I'm also a huge Sydney and Seattle sports fan ⚾️

Projects

Ongoing

Empowering teams to to create intuitive and beautiful Atlassian experiences that customers love.

Work Experience

2020 — Now
2019 — 2020
2015 — 2018
Design Technologist at Digivizer
Sydney

Speaking

2022
Sydney

A window into front-end engineering at Atlassian. Spoke on a panel alongside the inimitable Peggy Kuo, one of our Principal Engineers.

2019
Sydney

It’s not easy when your skills don’t fit cleanly in a neat and tidy box. Are you a designer or developer? Does it matter? Should it matter?

In this talk, I share my experience navigating a career as a design/dev hybrid, some thoughts on what makes a healthy team, and how we should think about the role of engineering in the design process.

2019
"The Dark Web" at SydCSS
Sydney

A deeper look at 'dark mode', and how to use the prefers-color-scheme CSS media feature.

2018
"Inspecting the Accessibility Inspector" at A11yBytes, Global Accessibility Awareness Day
Sydney
2018
"What is the Accessibility Tree?" at RORO (Ruby on Rails Oceania) Meetup
Sydney
2018
"Design Systems for Small Teams" at Design System Meetup
Sydney

Contact

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GitHub
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