I'm a contract developer and consultant based in Bristol, United Kingdom. Primarily focused on .NET development and Telligent Community. Please get in touch, or visit Ardour Digital, if you would like to work with me!
This blog and the opinions expressed in it are my own, and not necessarily those of anybody else!
This blog will focus on the technologies and development practices I'm using or finding interesting, currently that will include Telligent Community, Dev Ops and Continuous Delivery, Cloud Hosting (both Azure and Amazon) and Agile.
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Recently working as a contract developer for Macmillan Cancer Support, updating and upgrading the community site based on the Telligent (formerly Zimbra) Community Platform. Upgrading from 6.1 to 8.5, creating a new responsive theme, and introducing a new automated build system. I've also worked for a Telligent partner on a upgrade and Sitecore integration project for the BMA.
Before working as a contractor in the summer of 2014, I was a Technical Lead at Invitation Digital, creators of vouchercloud, dealcloud and giftcloud. My team was focused on integration's with Vodafone Group. These projects included the launch of vouchercloud in South Africa, complete with support for the USSD platform and the Vodafone My Shopping app for Vodafone Italy customers.
Prior to this I worked for True Clarity for 5 and a half years, finishing as a Senior Developer having worked on a variety of projects, including bespoke .NET builds for Adam Matthew, Shell, Boehringer Ingelheim; Sitecore projects for ASOS, The Conservative Party, Trafalgar Tours, Sophos; and Telligent Community projects for Centrica, Macmillan, Welsh Water, UCAS;
I was born and grew up in Cardiff, South Wales, and went to the University of Bristol where I studied Computer Science, achieving a BSc (1st Class Hons).
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