Brett Dorrans

A Senior Frontend Engineer from Glasgow with over a decade of experience building software and relationships.

My current focus is on engineering inclusivity and accessibility, enabling the creation of user-centric design systems that foster empathy and exceptional user experiences.


  1. 2024Present
    Senior Software Developer
  2. 20212023
    Senior Software Engineer
  3. 20202021
    Frontend Software Developer
  4. 20192019
    Frontend Team Lead
  5. 20182019
    Senior Software Engineer
  6. 20162017
    Frontend Developer
  7. 20142016
    Senior Digital Designer


  1. 20072011
    BA (Hons) Illustration

Open Source


Streamlined project linting: importable ESLint, Stylelint and Prettier configurations.


Lapidist's design system with an opinionated set of React components, powered by @lapidist/styles and TypeScript.


Personal site of Brett Dorrans, powered by Gatsby, React and @lapidist/components.


Design tokens powering @lapidist/components.


CLI app for generating Brett Dorrans' PDF CVs: crafted with React and react-pdf.


(WIP) Opinionated and flexible design system.


Self Portrait