I'm Jonas Galvez, a writer and coder from Brazil. I build web applications for a living, specialising in UI/UX work with both React and Vue-based architectures, and distributed systems with Node.js, Python and Go.

I'm a senior consultant at STORED, but may have some availability. I like minimalism, challenging projects and remote-friendly companies.

I'm the creator and maintainer of xmlwitch, a popular Pythonic XML generation library. You should try it.

I am driven by purpose and cultivate a stoic attitude towards life.

Article · Why Choose Vue.js · June 2017

The thing about Vue is that its minimalism makes the API feel like a natural extension to HTML, much like a web standard. Here I present the main characteristics that make me choose Vue over React.

Project · ContaGrama · June 2017

ContaGrama (portuguese for GramCounter) is an application that infers nutritional data off meal recipes via natural language parsing. The repository currently holds preliminary efforts in processing USDA's database and making it suitable for translation.

Article · Scalable API Testing · April 2016

I was tasked with the job of creating a scalable black-box test suite for a HTTP API, capable of examining its speed and stability as well as its expected behaviour. I set out to accomplish these two forms of testing using state of the art Python libraries and deployment tools.