Chris Knopf

Team-orientated, full stack developer with a focus on web technologies. Quick learner with experience in a variety of tools and frameworks

Happily employed


Minnesota State University, Mankato

2002 - 2006
  • Major: Computer & Information Science
  • Minor: Fine Arts: Graphic Design


Core Technologies

  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • C#
  • SQL
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • PHP
  • Unit Testing

Tools & Frameworks

  • React
  • GraphQL
  • Sass/Less
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Entity Framework
  • IIS
  • Apollo
  • Redux
  • Umbraco
  • Contentful
  • WordPress


March 2018 - Current

Emergent SoftwareLead Software Engineer

Working with clients to solve their business problems with custom software

March 2017 - January 2018

FanballSenior Developer

Worked with a passionate team to develop and launch a daily fantasy sports product for the 2017 NFL Season.

October 2015 - January 2017

DuffySenior Developer

Focused on building native mobile apps with a team of highly-skilled developers of various disciplines and expert designers.

November 2013 - October 2015

Gybe SoftwareFounder

Founded a web development company focused on completing small projects and working with Startups to build their business technologies.

September 2011 - October 2013

RBASenior Developer

Provided technical expertise and acted as the development lead on enterprise projects. Responsible for code quality, training and mentoring, deployments, and documentation.

August 2006 - September 2011


Involved in project definition, data modeling, development, maintenance, server configuration, deployment, and creation of critical services and tools for enterprise websites.

About this site

I built this site to demonstrate familiarity with the technologies listed below. This is over-engineered and meant to provoke discussion about the solution. The code is just as important as the content, checkout the github repo.

Tech used

  • React
  • Next.js
  • Contentful
  • JAMF
  • Pre Rendering
  • Mobile First Design