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Contract Remote PHP Developer – CPS Group. 06/18 – 12/18.

Contract Senior PHP Developer on an industrial scale Car Insurance Management product – used in a variety of the UK’s car repair centers

Laravel, Codeigniter, MySQL, MariaDB, Front-end development

Remote working & distributed team structure

Development of a micro-service integration using a Slim based REST api

Front End development using Less, NodeJS, JQuery & Twig

Less, Grunt, NodeJS, Jquery, HTML5, GIT, Atlassian, BitBucket, Less

  • Achievements: Preparing for the successful product launch – including the overhaul of various modules and scalability enhancements

Remote PHP Developer – MTC Media. 10/17 – 06/18

Senior Symfony PHP developer on a food ordering platform used across the UK and America

Supporting a frontend PHP website, iOS & Android apps for restaurants and shops offering pre-ordering and delivery

Custom integration development (Posera Maitre’d in particular)

The system processes 1000’s of orders daily

Direct contact point for resellers, top level support requests and scoping new functionality

Collaboration with team members based across europe

High performance Mysqlmicroservice

Secure private and exposed REST API’s

White Labelled front end PHP website with rich functionality implementing Less, NodeJS, JQuery & Twig

PHP, Laravel. Symfony, MariaDB, Javascript, Jquery, LESS, HTML5, GIT

  • Achievements: Preparing the product for a Canadian launch successfully

Contract Developer / Part Remote – MLH UK. 03/17-10/17

Lead Laravel/Yii PHP developer on a contractor management platform written in PHP

Client site consultations and visits

Architecture, development & design on an industrial level product, based on Laravel 5

AWS Based hosting environments management and maintenance

Onboarding of new clients, product demonstrations and presentations

Attending tender proposals as a technical expert

Front end development using React

Integration and training of new contract engineering staff

Author of an xAPI LRS (Learning Record Store)

Laravel, PHP, MYSQL, Javascript, Jquery, LESS, Digital Ocean, HTML5, Yii, GIT, Gitlab, ReactJS

  • Achievements: Designed in-browser conferencing tools using Opentok & Full migration to digital ocean to increase efficiency

Contract Remote PHP Developer – Freelance. 09/11 – Present

Web application design and architecture, full stack development using Codeigniter and Laravel

LAMP server management, AWS/Digital Ocean Hosting Management

Bespoke ecommerce integrations, Laravel 4, 5 & CodeIgniter

Ticketing & Reservation systems. SagePay, WorldPay, & PayPal

OpenTok webRTC integrations

Large Data integrations and high-performance MySQL

Launched a bespoke Codeigniter based community CMS (custom) with a reservation and booking system. Based on PHP5, Codeigniter and MySQL. Integrates sagepay.

Beskpoke web scraping

PHP, PHP7, MySQL, MSSQL, MariaDB, SQLite, Hosting, Git, Drupal 7, ReactJS, Laravel, Symfony, Codeigniter

  • Achievements: Full architecture, design, development and implementation of a PHP (Symfony components) Based CRM system tracking the south spain property market. Tracks everything from property details, to individual viewer booking. Full reporting, tracking and historical analysis. High performance MySQL

Contract Software Engineer – European Commission. Karlsruhe 01/14 – 03/17

Drupal 7, PHP, Laravel, CodeIgniter, PIWIK, High-performance MySQL, Javascript, REST, AngularJS, GIT, AngularJS

Public web presence using Drupal 7, 4m+ hits per year, 30k+ content items

Web presence strategy, responsible for ~70 websites of the EU focusing on Nuclear Research

Administration, development, training, editing, user support, technical implementations

Regular travel across Germany, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands & Spain

Working in a distributed team of 3

Jive8 Collaboration software, responsible for supporting ~750 DE staff

Front end developer for the European Commission internal collaboration platform

  • Achievements: Launched the EU-JRC Science Hub in a team of 3. Launched in 2014, partially redeveloped in 2015 and currently serves approximately 4 million hits per year and represents all scientific research activities of the European Commission DG-JRC. PHP/Drupal/Javascript/MySql.

Software Engineer – Invisible Systems. Kendal, UK. 01/11 – 01/14

Lead web developer on a private BMS-Energy monitoring platform

Managed the platform for 2 years

1000+ Active users

Enterprise level T-SQL architecture (billions of records)

Automation/data analysis and reporting scripts designed, developed and maintained

Custom OO-PHP backend with supporting set of SQL procedures. Real-time Email, SMS and weather integration and full use of jScript/jQuery/Highcharts for a high quality UX

Award winning projects, such as Sustainable Housing 2012

Becoming lead web developer after starting as a junior 18 months prior

Rebranding/white labelling the flagship product, and developing sister-applications into award winning projects used in schools, housing authorities and universities for the purpose of energy monitoring.

PHP, SQL Server 2008, Rest, Soap, Codeigniter, GIT

  • Achievements: Trained a junior member of staff in modern PHP secure web development

Creator – Global Debt Resource. 2017-2018

Created a public database of debt collection agencies. Searching, enquiries, free listings, premium options, various integrations and membership options. Currently holds around 2500 active agencies. Based on a lightweight codeigniter 3 structure.



BSc Honours Computer Science, 2011 – ‘Cloud computing: A Practical analysis’

National Diploma: ICT, 2007, Graphic Design for Beginners, 2012, ITIL V3 Certified, 2015

Graphic Design: Kendal College 2013 – Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Products