Joe Duncko

Joe Duncko | (330) 967-0012 |
@JoeDuncko | /in/JoeDuncko | /JoeDuncko

My goal is to use technology to create brands and business models that make people's lives easier, simpler, and more fun.


Frontend Engineer @
Boardman, Ohio
February 9th 2016 - Current
I help maintain and add features to a white-label social network as a service.

Software Development Intern @
Cleveland, Ohio
May 19th – August 19th 2015
Spent three months helping ten-odd startups get their MVPs ready in time for Demo Day in Flashstarts' intensive program. Learned a ton about sales and entrepreneurship along the way. Worked simultaneously on multiple projects with multiple teams using Git for version control. Worked with the MEAN stack (via MEAN.JS) on one project, and Phaser.js using Typescript on another. Discovered the wonderful thing that is UX testing.

Student Web Developer @
Youngstown State University
Youngstown, Ohio
September 2013 – February 2015
Created the information organization system currently used by the Youngstown State University's Undergraduate web Bulletin. This involved writing custom plugins and themes in PHP for the Drupal content managment system.

Joe @
Joe's PC Services
Canfield, Ohio
2010 – 2015 (5 years)
Branded, marketed, and carried out computer maintenance, phone repair, and website administration and creation services to over 100 unique customers while in high school.



  • Passionate about:
    • Javascript
    • TypeScript
    • HTML5 & CSS3
    • Node.JS
  • Experience with:
    • PHP
    • RegEx
    • SQL
    • NoSQL
    • C++
    • Java


  • Event management
  • Branding
  • Print and digital marketing
  • Customer service
  • SEO
  • Copywriting
  • Technical writing


Pursuing a
Bachelor’s degree in
Computer Information Systems
with a minor in
at the
Youngstown State University
expecting to graduate
Spring 2017


Select Projects

  • /f/lat, a simple HTML5 bulletin board made at MHacks V Spring 2015. Share and comment on files on a platform built with Node.js, MongoDB, Express, Jade, and Bootstrap. Was originally built using Vagrant so that the host machine didn't have to have Node.js and MongoDB installed.
  • Splatty, a small HTML5 2D multiplayer platformer inspired by the Wii game Splatoon made at PenappsXII Fall 2015. Join in a 2D multiplayer battle of up to 16 player on 4 teams with the goal to cover the map in your team color. Built on Node.js, Phaser.js, and
  • Banandom, a tiny text-based browsergame made at HackGT Fall 2014 with Meteor. Mobile friendly and has a real-time score board.


  • Bitcoin (a blog post I wrote somehow made it to being a reference in a legal journal and a book on the subject)
  • Hackathons (traveled to Yale, Georgia Tech, University of Michigan, University of Cincinnati, and more)