Cory Reed

Work Experience

Staff Software Engineer, Discovery Core, Walmart Labs

Portland OR, November 2019 – present

Member of the core team for the top of the e-commerce funnel. Reusable user interface components, site-wide performance, and systems architecture.

Senior Software Engineer, Digital Acceleration, Walmart Labs

Portland OR, November 2018 – September 2019

Full stack engineer in the product accelerator team. Launched Walmart’s redesigned Baby Registry, assisted in the 2019 Back to School mobile experience, and played a minor role in Walmart’s Registry for Good, while mentoring junior engineers and advocating for software best practices.

Senior Software Engineer, Core Mobile Team, Walmart Labs

Portland OR, September 2017 – September 2018

Core mobile and web feature contributor at the e-commerce giant. Platform development, mobile architecture, component libraries, shipping a major redesign, and facilitating software releases.

Software Engineer, Mind Research Network

Albuquerque NM, June 2015 – September 2017

Remote worker at a non-profit focused on academic research of mental illness and brain disorders. Fixing bugs, testing code, developing front-end features, and designing the user interface.

Front End Developer, Electric Pulp

Sioux Falls SD, June 2014 – June 2015

Remote worker at the accomplished web agency. Focusing on front end technologies through implementing responsive designs, setting up build systems, and collaborating with back end developers.

Web Developer, Needmore Designs

Portland OR, September 2013 – June 2014

Mastering the ropes at a boutique web agency. Responsible for implementing designs into responsive web pages, integrating projects into content management systems, and maintaining client sites.

Designer & Web Developer, MediaLeaf

Waycross GA, June 2011 – June 2013

Remote worker for a small web application and service company. In charge of branding and designing new products, updating existing sites and assisting with new client work. Focusing on user experience with an emphasis on valid code and web standards.

Co-Director, Blank Apparel

Portland OR, September 2009 – March 2011

Team member at a small, high-volume online apparel reseller. Managed the company’s online content and systems, processed product data feeds, photographed products, managed warehouse, ordered inventory and shipped orders.

Creative Director, Inksie

Portland OR, November 2009 – August 2010

Creative director for the startup lifestyle brand Inksie, a subsidiary branch of Blank Apparel. Responsible for the plethora of creative tasks associated with a small venture: creative direction, art direction, graphic design, product photography, copy writing, product management.

Picture Editor, The Daily Barometer

Corvallis OR, September 2008 – August 2009

Editor and photography at Oregon State University’s weekday student newspaper. Duties included front page and sports page layout, photo assignment editor, and editorial board. Awarded second place in the Oregon Newspaper Publishers’ Association’s Collegiate Newspaper Contest for Best Photography.


Oregon State University, 2005 – 2009

Corvallis OR, September 2005 – June 2009

  • 3.61 GPA
  • 2 years Graphic Design
  • 2 years Mechanical Engineering
  • 1 year food management for house of 50

Henry D. Sheldon High School, 2001 – 2005

Eugene OR, September 2001 – June 2005

  • 3.96 GPA
  • 4 years participation in cross country and track
  • 4 years participation in concert, jazz and marching band