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Below is an online version of my CV (as of December 2006). Personal details are excluded for obvious reasons but it should give you an insight into my technical background and development experence.
Key Skills Key Skills
PHP, 6 years commercial experience
MySQL, 6 years experience including setup, optimisation, replication
XML, 2 years experience including the new PHP5 SimpleXML & DOM implementation
JavaScript, 8 years commercial experience
ASP, 2 years experience while developing an Intranet system used at MMT-DS
Microsoft IIS 4/5/6, 8 years experience
6 years internet e-commerce experience including payment integrations with Barclays ePDQ, Paypal, NoChex, Securehosting & Secpay
3 years experience in setup and maintenance of Watchguard X Peak and V Series Firewall technologies
1 years experience in setup and maintenance of Webscreen DDOS protection devices
Achievements Achievements
Progressed from Junior Web Developer to Web Development Team Leader in 3 years
Self taught PHP, ASP and JavaScript
Setup my own business doing web development work in my own time
Passed a Microsoft Certified Professional qualification in IIS 4 with a score of 81%
Gained a BTEC HND in Computer Science with three Merit awards
Employment Recent Employment Record
December 00 - December 06: Securehosting Limited, Woburn Street, Ampthill
Web Development Team Leader
In December 2000 I joined Securehosting (a payment service provider) as a Junior Web Developer, as I felt the role better suited my career goals. From accepting the role, I self taught myself PHP and felt fully competent within 3 months. Within 12 months, I was promoted to Web Developer and in 2003 when my immediate boss left the company, I was again promoted to Web Development Team Leader. This is the highest position achievable at the company and involves managing a team of 4 developers and support staff. The position involves a level of administration including holiday management, position reviews, staff discipline and resource management.
March 01 - Current: RBWEB Development
Web Development Sole Trader
In 2001 I registered the domain and setup as a sole trader working for a select number of design agencies that needed a technical developer. I have worked on a number of private projects including (a shopping cart solution) which I co-authored with an ex-colleague. I recently finished an e-commerce site using php basket for a friends business. also has a portfolio section, which lists a number of the projects I have been involved in.
September 98 - December 00: MMT-DS, Union Street, Bedford
Systems Administrator
I started this role after completing my GCSE's, in conjunction with a BTEC HND at Bedford College. During the course I became keen on web development and the opportunity arose to build an Intranet for MMT-DS. Again, through self teaching of ASP, JavaScript and Microsoft Access, I created an Intranet system that stored documents, had attendance registers and allowed work to be scheduled for the other developers. During my time with the company I became a Microsoft Certified Professional in IIS 4 and also passed two JavaScript courses (see Professional Qualifications section). With this experience I expanded the Intranet to include a ticket system with allowed the companies customers to place support issues. This system allowed the management to run reports on the time developers where taking to answer support issues.

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