Full-stack web developer building software with Python, Django, Flask, JS, REST, SQL/NoSQL, and Cloud technologies. An industry veteran with broad knowledge of modern software development and project delivery practices. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Adaptable and responsive to changing business needs. Excellent communicator. Leading and managing people. Technical trainer and mentor. Passionate about software, technology and science.
Full Stack Development Team Lead, PricewaterhouseCoopers — Sept 2020 - April 2022
Building APIs and microservices with Python, Django, Flask, JS, REST, DBMS, GCP, CI/CD. Managing a team of Agile developers with responsibilities across the delivery lifecycle. Collaborating with Infrastructure, Product, & QA teams to create software for internal and external customers. Supporting developer learning pathways, delivering technical training, coaching & mentoring.
Recent projects having included building an application that provides data services to support identity verification and AML checks across the global firm, and implementing a RESTful API for customer KPI data.
Web Developer, Dotnetical — Sept 2018 - Jun 2020
Web developer providing services within the online marketing and fitness industries, building SPAs and tools such as business websites, blogs, e-comm stores and sales funnels with payment gateway integration (Stripe/PayPal).
Business owner / Developer — Oct 2012 - Aug 2018
"Stone temple strength", a health & fitness company. Built a bespoke online coaching platform to help people improve their health and fitness through habit- based learning. Developed several product features including activity tracking, subscription-based payments, asynchronous messaging, habit tracking and content media.
Consultant, Systems Engineer — Aug 2005 - Sept 2012
Contracted in various technical and leadership roles, mainly within the finance industry.
Systems Engineer, Rear Time Systems — Dec 1999 - Aug 2005
Integration specialist. Build and migration of enterprise Citrix / Terminal Services farms, Active Directory, SQL Server, IIS, and related technologies. Prepared and presented technical documentation and training. Built relationships with clients and provided pre-sales support.
Full Stack Diploma in Software Development - Code Institute / Edinburgh Napier
Belfast Metropolitan College - Diploma in Biomedical Science
Ulster University — Applied Medical Sciences BSc (Hons) [pt, ongoing]