Providing custom solutions for business and support with existing legacy applications. Recent contracts include Dragoonis Technologies (several projects creating custom API's), Advice Infrastructure (new features for a custom CMS built with Symfony Framework), Tech Mahindra & Orange Belgium (refactoring legacy codebase).
5 weeks assisting the development team in finishing their Magento online shop www.houseology.com in time for their launch deadline.
6 month contract building a system funded by the Department of Energy & Climate Change, to help medium to large enterprises comply with new government regulations which came into effect in December. Customers can log in and add energy usage data for all buildings, transport and industrial processes. Once added, an assessor can log in, check the data, and from that a compliant report can be generated. It also recommends ways in which energy costs can be lowered. https://www.esosauditor.com
Developing new sites and maintaining old, using Apache, PHP, MySQL, Zend Framework, CSS, jQuery, Photoshop & Illustrator, I helped increase productivity, lower costs, and delivered a higher quality of work than was previously possible through introducing best practices to the workplace such as bug reporting, backup strategies, version control, and more recently unit tests, and agile development. I also had full responsibilities over the dedicated web servers, development, testing, staging, and production.
PlayerReg is an online paperless player registration system for professional and amateur sporting leagues. Written using HTML5, CSS3, PHP5, JSON, XML, MySQL, SSL, Zend Framework, & jQuery, it’s main function is to facilitate easy and secure league management and to eliminate cheating. The system has been adopted by the biggest amateur cricket leagues in both Scotland and England, with more set to follow, and recently now including Rugby League.
• Web site design and administration • Graphic design for merchandising • Office PC systems and network support • IT equipment purchasing • Network infrastructure upgrades