Sunday, 3 December 2006

A brief history

I've been asked about my professional history and qualifications, so here's a quick summary :


11 GCSEs, 3 A Levels, HND in Computing

Professional Experience

Currently employed as a Senior Consultant at a leading UK software house that specialises in secure transactional software (don't ask which, I don't want them dragged into this discussion as of yet, these are my opinions, not theirs), where I have worked on :

  • eVoting platform used by schools and youth organisations across the country,
  • Online banking product currently used by one UK bank, being evaluated by several others,
  • Mortgage brokerage system used by a UK high street mortgage provider, which transacts several billion pounds worth of business each year
Before that I worked for redweb Ltd in Poole, Dorset as a Senior Web Developer where I:
  • Architected, designed and lead the development of the EPA project for the now IPS government department
  • Developed a web framework for content and eCommerce sites
  • Architected, designed and developed a bespoke accountancy service allowing small businesses to conduct their accountancy work online
Priort to this I worked as a systems developer / administrator for a couple of SMEs in the south of England.