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Nathan Searles

Front-end developer and technical leader

Working through the complete project lifecycle including planning, strategy, prototyping, design, front-end development, backend services, and deployments. Taking a component-based approach to building responsive experiences with a focus on design, user experience and accessability.

I'm the Technical Director at Studio Mega where I lead all things digital.

Previous Experience


Technical Director

Supported digital projects across a design-led studio, from proposals and SOWs, to project planning, strategy and hands on development. This included complete website rebuilds to working with existing code bases and platforms. Clients included The James Brand, Nike, Gogoro, and Nextbit.


Director of Technology

Managed team of developers and established a technology process. Oversaw a roster of existing WordPress websites, supported new business, day-to-day development and project/account management of new and existing clients. Worked with Obey, Hugh & Crye and a range of small to medium-sized businesses.

The Brigade

Partner & Director of Technology

Co-founded and helped run all aspects of a newly-formed digital agency. Oversaw new business, project, account, and team management, to hands-on development for clients including Spotify, Intel, and Mindjet.


Sr. Front-end Developer

Led front-end development for projects with Yakima, Hollywood Theaters, and Umpqua Bank, among others.


Building responsive interfaces using the latest in HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Working with modern front-end frameworks and libraries like React and Next.js, versioned with Git, built with NPM and Webpack, hooked up to a headless CMS or custom API.

Interested in how this site was built? You can review the source on GitHub.