Project planning and control, IT Infrastructure & Back-end Development
I Grew up in a little village called Kings Langley, went to College in a lovely town called St.Albans, went to University in an amazing city called Brighton, then came to work in a big city called London.
From an early age I have been doing design & development for individuals and small companies, from logo & branding, to E-commerce sites.
This was my Job during University, I was looking after Members, providing IT Support, looking after the Web/Mail/File Servers, improving the information architecture, and developing the internal business processes.
I was initially involved alot of production work,
high pressure, tight deadlines, quick turnarounds,
mainly microsites, campaign work etc. written in
Building a scalable adserving platform and suite of polished self service tools for format creation and campaign management using Python & Django sitting on the Amazon AWS infrastructure.
Linux, Web Servers, File Servers, Mail Servers, Database Servers, deploying, securing, configuring, scaling, monitoring, managing
Tools/Libraries/Services used: Amazon Web Services, Chef, Ansible, Fabric, Shell, script, Apache, Nginx, uwsgi, gunicorn, Postfix, vsftpd, mysql, postgres, Jenkins etc.
Python, PHP, Ruby, ASP, C#
Tools/Libraries/Services used: Django, Flask, Fabric, Celery, South, Django Rest Framework, TastyPie, boto, Selenium, SQLAlchemy, Jinja2, nose, pep8, flake8, pip, virtualenv, Node
Tools/Libraries/Services used: HTML4/5, Vanilla JS, jQuery, CSS2/3, Angular, require, Bower, cross browser testing
Agile, Scrum, TDD, BDD, Continuous integration, Peer Reviews, Testing, Version Control, managed release process/cycle, controlled deployment strategy, rollback strategies etc.
Version Control System: git
Text Editor: Sublime Text 2 / emacs