Work

I have had the pleasure to work with a number of great local companies, giving me the opportunity to be involved in some huge projects with an international audience.

I am currently open to new opportunities! If you’re interested in speaking with me feel free to contact me either on LinkedIn or here and we can have a chat.

What can I actually do?

I am a full stack developer, meaning I can work comfortably across entire sites and systems. I have experience with many open source content management systems and eCommerce solutions. I am confident working with hosting panels and servers. I am also experienced in backend & frontend development, APIs and databases.

What do I know?

PHP, Laravel, HTML, CSS/SASS, JavaScript, jQuery, MySQL, WordPress, Drupal, Magento, Linux, Nginx, Apache

The above is far from exhaustive, I have worked with a huge number of frameworks, libraries, platforms, and technologies.

Employment

Best.Energy – Jan 2019 – Present

A key member of the software team, responsible for an IoT energy management platform that collects and analyses billions of points of data monthly.

A broad look at what I do is:

Developing new features, data ingress methods, access points, and reporting mechanisms.
Expanding infrastructure, stabilising critical systems and software.
Providing cloud software support and recommendations to the BEST team and their partner network, as they implement multimillion-dollar international energy saving solutions.
Overseeing outsourced projects and remote third party team members.
Representing BEST in a technical capacity to support all partners.

Headforwards – Jul 2016 – Dec 2018

Development of user interfaces for an enterprise level cloud management platform – contracted by an international telecommunications company.

As a member of the UI development team, I produced complex front-end applications built on Backbone & Marionette. Utilising a host of libraries and tools for testing, packaging and deploying peer-reviewed features to various international regions on a daily basis.

I also worked as a member of the customer & partner facing team, producing bespoke solutions for data visualisation including international events such as the Tour de France.

Pixxcell – Aug 2015 – Jul 2016

Development of a crowdsourced photomap archive. I assisted in the production of all new features and systems for pixxcell.com including the importing and processing of tens of thousands of publicly available images.

Affinity Digital – Jan 2014 – Aug 2015

Building and supporting sites primarily in Drupal, Magento and WordPress.

Some projects included :

Lotus cars – Development and support of the promotional site for the release of the Exige LF1.
AGCO – Support and maintenance of four web-shops.
Seaware – Development and support of a new online store.
Briggs & Forrester – Development of a new corporate site.