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Rashain Jayanetty

Front-end Developer

Personal Statement

I’ve been in the industry for over 8 years designing and developing interactive user experiences with the aesthetics of the web. Experience in full software life-cycle, UX, Cross-platform, Magento 2, Shopify, React development, following the Agile development practice. Research and development of the projects zen-react-WP to connect a WordPress blog with React frontend, zen-styled-components to swiftly theme e-commerce application and Shopify Accelerator theme for quick project turnarounds.


Front-End Engineer

Kemana Pte. LTD | January 2021

Kemana is the leading E-commerce solutions (Magento ) in the APAC. I joined the company to begin their path in Shopify solutions. Before starting it, my first project here was a Magento PWA where we customised the Scandi PWA framework to provide a better solution for the customer. I Then started to stream-line the Shopify approach.

  • Streamlined process for Shopify development
  • Developed a custom Shopify theme for Kemana to reduce go live time with speed optimised (85+) and to meet google recommendations. The theme has easy plug play features.
  • Developed the Shopify store where it had both retail & wholesale features/products/CMS pages in one store as per clients request.
  • Resolving UX issues & recommending features/UX improvements after analysing user behaviours via Microsoft Clarity and analysing competition to improve store sales by at least 10%
  • Projects: Goldelucks Australia, Lincraft Australia & New Zealand, All Day Market, All Home, Shopify Accelerator, Overboard
  • Technologies: Shopify, VueJs, ReactJs, ScandiPWA, NPM, Magento 2, VS Code, Microsoft Clarity, Google Console, Google Analytics , Git.

Front-End Engineer

Sprii DMCC | May 2019 – January 2021

It is my responsibility to implement React front-end. This includes the development and maintenance of the company’s Magento store, Mobile App, and researching new strategies for web optimizing and design styling architect.

  • Optimized the Sprii Magento web site to achieve Google rating from 11% to 42% with image optimization, code refactoring, and restructuring the theme codebase
  • Tailoring styled-component mixins for projects to reduce time consumption and future effort by 20%
  • Projects: Sprii Web(React front-end for Magento), React Dashboard (React and Laravel based ERP system), Mobile App(React Native)
  • Technologies: React, Next.js, REST API, React Native, NPM, Styled-Components, Magento 2, WebStorm, Git, Zeplin.

UI Engineer

Netstarter (PVT) Ltd (A Salmat company) | September 2016 – April 2019

As a UI Engineer in an Agile Scrum environment, it was my responsibility to develop Magento Themes and perform practices to optimize Magento based web applications

  • Front-end development of Magento in SASS /Compass and LESS. Developing and customizing WordPress themes
  • Pixel perfect, Accessibility and Responsive development
  • Performed Field Research, Branding, User testing, User interface development for Magento PWA integration
  • Projects: SHIEKE, 3M (Australia), Converse, Tarocash, Connor, Johnny Big, Jan Logan Online, American Swiss
  • Technologies: Magento 2, Magento 1, SCSS, LESS, PhpStorm, Invision, Photoshop, Git, JavaScript, GULP

UI Engineer

Totalamber (PVT) Ltd | February 2014 – August 2016

As an Engineer in a Microsoft oriented company, it was my responsibility to follow the user experience design process, develop responsive, pixel-perfect SharePoint master pages, templates, developing .NET themes to match the designs.

  • Optimized the Totalamber website (ASP.NET) to achieve 80% in Google page insight
  • Achieved the iOS frost-glass effect with movable tiles
  • Performed, Field Research, User Personas, Wire-framing, Designing to increase accessibility and reliable application
  • Projects: WebQuarters, David Peiris Corporate Intranet, ShawCor IFS Support Desk Automation Tool, TA Support Need Analysis Tool, KFAero Snag System, SMS Manager, Survey Nest, Totalamber website, WebQuarters PULSE tool
  • Technologies: SharePoint 2013, Visual Studio 2013, JQuery, JavaScript,.NET 4.5, MSSQL 2012, SharePoint 2010


Fluent in Magento 2, Shopify, Styled-Components, SCSS, LESS, CSS, WordPress, NPM.

Proficient in React js, React Native, VueJs, JavaScript, jQuery, MySQL, REST API, Git, Photoshop, Adobe Xd, Figma.

Familiar with Webpack, Next.js, GatsbyJS, GraphQL, Progressive Web Apps, InDesign, Bootstrap , SharePoint.


Wrexham Glyndwr (BSc In Computing)

From January 2019 to January 2020

Magento 2 Certifications – 2018

  • Responsive Web Design in Magento 2
  • Fundamentals of Magento 2 Development v2.1
  • Core Principles for Theming in Magento 2 (v2.1)

Informatics Institute of Technology (Diploma)

From September 2008 to July 2014

British Council (Completion up to level Seven)

From January 2002 to May 2005

Leeds International (College)

From January 2000 to May 2008


References are available upon request.

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