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by Shawn Allen

GitHub Primer

2017 for GitHub (read more)

Primer is GitHub’s design system, and as part of the Design Systems team I’ve worked to modernize, refine, and improve both the system itself and practically all of its technical underpinnings: from workflow and process overhauls to large-scale refactors of the Primer CSS codebase that powers much of

  • design operations
  • component design and implementation
  • workflow and tools development
  • package management
  • code review and design support
  • performance optimization