garpunkal.uk

I have worked for digital agencies for over 10 years and I love their fast paced, highly creative and collaborative environments. I'm very much a team player who can't get enough of those tight deadlines.

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Experience

Technical Manager – Jaywing

Jan 2016 - Current
1 year, 7 months
  • Technical Manager for various projects and clients.
  • Providing direction for the development team in support of business operations.
  • Staff recruitment, training and resourcing.
  • Improving processes, security and efficiency on technical projects.
  • C# MVC development utilising Umbraco.
  • SQL Server database administration.
  • Azure hosting service management and integration.

Senior Web Application Developer – Jaywing

Jul 2008 - Jan 2016
7 years, 6 months
  • Web development specialising in the Microsoft .net framework.
  • C# MVC and WebForms.
  • Sitecore and Umbraco experience.
  • Lead developer on top brand projects with tight deadlines, which included team leadership and client liaising.
  • 3rd party integration with various API's.
  • Technical documentation and solution development.
  • Pitching to potential new clients.

Web Application Developer – Jaywing (Graphico)

Nov 2006 - Jul 2008
1 year, 7 months
  • Web development specialising in the Microsoft .net framework.
  • C# WebForms.
  • Core developer on large FMCG websites.
  • Multilingual experience with Arabic sites, including bidirectional layouts.
  • Building websites for high profile clients, under tight deadlines alongside creative and client teams.
  • Creating bulk email notification systems including queuing and SMTP error handling.
  • Database optimisation and architecture for high load websites.

Web Programmer – Guava

Feb 2006 - Nov 2006
8 months
  • ASP OOP / ASP.net C# driven websites.
  • Utilising XML and SQL server for databases.
  • Working with bespoke CMS systems to create and maintain entire websites.
  • Following storyboards and functionality specs agreed by all parties.
  • Maintaining ASP websites, whilst developing my knowledge of the technology and C#.net
  • Using XML and SOAP to connect to web services for online booking engines.

Web Developer – M.A.D Productions

Apr 2005 - Feb 2006
10 months
  • ASP / ASP.net driven website builds
  • SQL Enterprise Manager
  • Full commercial e-commerce solutions, including ordering systems and content management.
  • SEO awareness - working along side SEO team with proven practices.
  • Responsibilities for quality, security, performance and ease of use.

Webmaster – TNT Magazine

Mar 2004 - Apr 2005
1 year, 1 month
  • ASP (Visual Basic and JScript).
  • SQL Enterprise Manager.
  • Controlling the entire TNT Magazine website and development of ASP model.
  • Search Engine Optimisation.
  • Statistical analysis.
  • Invoicing .
  • Site monitoring.
  • Quality control.

Senior Webmaster & Deputy Team Leader – IBM UK Limited

Apr 2000 - Mar 2004
3 years, 10 months
  • Prioritising workload for both team and myself and training new starters and country contacts.
  • Statistics analyst, including search optimisation and site accessibility.
  • Frequent collaboration and training with domestic and foreign contacts.