I'm an experienced software engineer focused on solving challenging, scalable problems.
Lead Engineer - (Aug 2016 - Present).
Hugo Corp. - Team notes collaboration. San Franicsco.
- Lead the engineering team through multiple complete product iterations in an agile fashion.
- Introduced infrastructure as code best practices and processes for incrementally improving test coverage expansion resulting in significant increase in deployment reliability.
- Responsible for analytics and data strategy, implementing data collection pipelines and reporting/dashboarding solutions.
Lead Engineer - (Jul 2014 - Aug 2016).
Hugo Corp. - Personal research assistant. Sydney.
- Architected and implemented a scalable data collection and processing pipeline that ingested ~100k items per day.
- Managed implementation of research assistant iOS app from inception to production release, incorporating a crowd-sourced backend for content fulfilment.
- Grew and trained a diverse team of talented developers.
Team Lead - (Apr 2013 - May 2014).
Alliance Media - Digital Cinema. London.
- Sourced and trained 12 graduate developers.
- Lead a performance review of our flagship product that resulted in a ~40% reduction in system memory usage.
- Designed and implemented major system components on new software products worth ~£8m in recurring revenue.
Developer - (Jun 2011 - Apr 2013).
Arts Alliance Media - Digital Cinema. London.
- Refactored the financial reconciliation engine that matched cinema content bookings to playback data to validate asset payment contracts.
- Wrote fulltext search, mass edit and automatic encryption key regeneration modules.
- Designed and implemented the initial system design for an advertising campaign creation and delivery service targeted towards to the cinema industry.
Junior Developer (Intern) - (Jun 2009 - Jun 2010).
Credit Suisse - Private Banking. London.
- Refactored critical trade reconciliation, CRM and regulatory workflow batch processes., Helped to design the unified the approach taken for batch processing.
Web Designer - (Jul 2007 - Sep 2007).
Zoomf.com - Property Search. London.
Independent Web Programmer - (2004 - 2007).
BSc(Hons) Computer Science, 1 st. Nottingham Trent University 2007-2011.
Thesis: A revised implementation of travel search using the Giant Global Graph.
A-Levels: Computer Science, Physics, Maths (AS) and Photography (AS).
I'm largely self taught with a view towards working on scalable services.
I play 5-a-side football several times a week, I've also skied all my life and enjoy swimming and running whenever I get the time.
Feel free to contact me via any of the services below, I look forward to hearing from you.