About Me

Hi, I'm Lucas! I'm a software developer based in Toronto, Canada. I specialize in front-end development, and I've been working in the industry since 2020. My contributions can be found in the codebases of an environmental nonprofit, a cleantech startup, a quantum computing startup, and an online casino and sportsbook. I'm passionate about creating remarkable and accessible user experiences that everyone can enjoy.

Lucas Silbernagel

Tech Stack


  1. March 2024 to present
    March 2024 to present

    Software Developer

    • January 2023 to March 2024
      January 2023 to March 2024

      Software Developer II

      • Enhanced the Xanadu.ai website by implementing server-side rendering, image optimization, and several new pages. Leveraged Shopify APIs to seamlessly integrate the Xanadu merchandise shop into the website.
      • Drove the front-end work for a refresh of the quantum hackathon software challenge dashboard.
      • Migrated the PennyLane.ai website from a Python templating system to a modern development framework using Gatsby, React, TypeScript, and Tailwind.
      • Led front-end development of the Generic Datasets project for visualizing and interacting with quantum datasets (scoping, requirements gathering, and implementation).
    • April 2022 to December 2022
      April 2022 to December 2022

      Front-End Developer

      • Led a company-wide accessibility audit and advocated for compliance with web accessibility best practices.
      • Co-created a reusable component library built with React, TypeScript, Tailwind, and Storybook.
      • Developed key features of Xanadu’s quantum hackathon software with React, TypeScript, Tailwind, and GraphQL.

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