Hi, my name is Georgy and I'm a Software Engineer with primary expertise in fine-tuned UX. I'm skilled in writing performant and maintainable code and passionate about accessibility, animation, "sweating the small stuff", and leading teams. Of all the things possible, I love improving experience, whether it is user experience or developer experience. I'm a product-focused developer who likes to be involved in product design and decisions.
My background is strongly based on the design agency work, where I collaborated with sound names like Adidas, Avast, Decathlon, KPMG, Raiffeisen, or 3M. I also worked closely with startups like Czech FinTech Twisto and others, with a list ending with Estonian Pipedrive, where I spend most of my time at the moment.
In my free time, you can find me working on open source projects to make life easier for myself and others, and I'm an author of a popular page transition library called swup. I also write up my thoughts for internet blogs like CSS-Tricks from time to time or speak at a meetups from time to time.
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- swup/swup - Complete, flexible, easy to use page transition library. Star Fork
- gmrchk/blobity - The cursor is the heart of any interaction with the web. Why not take it to the next level? Star Fork
- gmrchk/cli-testing-library - Small but powerful library for testing CLI the way it is used by people. Star Fork
- swup/swup-gia-demo - Complete, flexible, easy to use page transition library. Star Fork
- swup/js-plugin - Use JS (or JS libraries) to animate, while enjoying all the automation swup does for you. (formerly swupjs) Star Fork
- gmrchk/wheelz - Fun, acceleration based scroller. Star Fork
- gmrchk/pageWheelz - Fun, acceleration based scroller for browser window. Star Fork
- gmrchk/kinet - Change value with kinetic force. Star Fork
- gmrchk/webftp - React + Electron FTP client Star Fork
- gmrchk/wecho - Simple use of sound on the web. Star Fork
- Testing The CLI The Way People Use It - Have you ever wondered, why do people write CLI tools? When is a good time to think about yours? Today we’ll touch on these questions, along with some tips to remember when creating one. However, all of this serves as a prelude to the real topic: end-to-end testing of CLI tools.
- Page Transitions for Everyone - If we take a look at how mobile apps are designed today, there is very often some sort of animated transition between states. Even ready-to-use native components have some kind of simple animation between states. Developers and designers realized…
- Browser painting and considerations for web performance - The web is a place of many environments, where the developer's environment is often far different than the user's. While there is no need to change our ways or switch to lazy computers, it definitely helps to see our work the way it is seen by others from time to time…
- Is IFrame still relevant? - It’s a couple months into the beginning of the year again, and I’ve been subconsciously evaluating the previous year. As luck would have it, the beginning of the year marked almost a year since I’ve joined a team at Pipedrive, which made the evaluation pretty straightforward for me…
Some of the projects I have done in the past, mostly as part of an agency full-time work.
- Defendera - Browser Extension for protection against online scams.
- FADE - E-commerce solution for clothes and accessories shop FADE
- Tvoříme lepší svět - Career website of Czech Panasonic branch
- Twisto.cz - Website of Czech FinTech startup
- Vista wellness hotel - Website of Vista Hotel in Northern Moravia
- 25 let RSTS - Microsite to celebrate 25 years of Raiffeisen stavební spořitelna
- Dělej co tě baví - Career web of Czech Decathlon branch
- Zetor - Website for global manufacturer of tractors
- Ingredients - E-commerce solution for Ingredients Store
- iPodnik - Website for company providing cloud based office setup
- Kariéra v Avastu - Career microsite for Avast
- Plan-k - KPMG Czech Republic’s report on responsible business for fiscal year 2017
- Twistoviny.cz - Blog of Czech FinTech startup
- Svět bydlení - Blog about housing
- Moje KPMG - GDPR solution for KPMG Czech Republic
- RSTS kariéra - Career microsite for Raiffeisen stavební spořitelna
- A3 coOol - E-commerce solution for Adidas A3 coOol branch
- mcePharma - Website for company developing and producing food supplements, pet supplements and functional food
- Dolní Morava - Fully administrative website for relax & sport resort
- 1. MČR ve splitování - Microsite for promotion of new app feature
- Ladies Club - Website for organising events of KPMG Ladies Club
- CAD-PRO - Website of company providing design of technological plants in advanced 3D software
- Movitech - E-commerce solution for exclusive supplier of Scafom-RUX International B.V. for Czech Republic
- JN Interier - Website of company designing and manufacturing built-in furniture
- Riverbit - Website of company forecasting the demand of client products
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