Jared has worked alongside founding teams to define and deliver products which are critical to Fortune 500 enterprises and small businesses, enjoyed by consumers, and depended on by developers. Along the way, he's helped grow multiple companies from a handful of people to hundreds of employees, financial stability, and successful acquisitions. Additionally, Jared is an active contributor to open source software. He is the lead developer of Passport.js, the popular authentication framework for Node.js. Downloaded over 2 million times per month, it powers authentication for innumerable applications on the Internet. He has a portfolio of over 300 repositories freely available on GitHub.