18 Years full stack experience
LAMP a specialty
I’m an experienced, battle-scarred developer with over 15 years’ commercial experience developing web applications for industry-leading brands including Stella Artois and Alfa Romeo USA.
I score highly in industry certifications (see below) and enjoy writing clean, reusable code that I can be proud of.
I hold both a clean car and motorcycle license.
Exposed an edge case fault in Experian’s live server which differed from their UAT (testing) environment, liaising with their senior network engineers and ultimately evidencing the case for them to correct
Wrote the only known PHP API for Experian’s IDHub and Autoscore products
Wrote all backend API code for their Summer promotion in both 2013 and 2014 (2013 – Chalice Promotion, 2014 – Golf Open and Wimbledon Promotion)
Delivered a test case scenario for lazy-loading six youtube clips in synch, allowing for seamless transitions between an animated car in six colours
Created bespoke booking search allowing for fuzzy searching to suggest alternative dates and ranges to improve customer experience and increase conversions
Optimised a 30 second MySQL query to 250ms by adjusting indexing and cache settings following user complaints. Passed a full penetration test.
Backend and frontend development on a site with 50-100million page impressions daily, 10,000 signups daily and profiting £100,000 monthly
LKM95th percentile in “PHP5 Programming”
BRAINBENCH97th percentile in “PHP 5.3” (score of 3.88)