Software Development
11+ years experience

Full Stack Ruby on Rails Engineer with experience managing a remote start-up tech team. I'm experienced in developing applications from scratch on my own as well as being part of a bigger tech team.
SQL 6-10 yrs
Ruby 6-10 yrs
HTML / CSS 11+ yrs
Javascript 11+ yrs
Ruby on Rails 6-10 yrs
Backbone 3-5 yrs
Bootstrap 11+ yrs
AWS Beanstalk 3-5 yrs
MySQL 6-10 yrs
CTO & Co-Founder, Home Run
2014 - 2019
Home Run was an on demand grocery delivery platform delivering in as little as one hour from five grocers. All aspects of the customer facing e-commerce solution as well as the real time delivery system with live delivery tracking and apps for drivers and shoppers to optimise efficiency were all built in house.
MSc Innovation & Entrepreneurship, University Of Warwick
2013 - 2014
Attained a first class degree.
 The course was practically oriented and covered the process from generating new business ideas, developing and refining them, designing the infrastructure to launching the business. For a full list of modules see my website.
BSc (Hons) Robotics, University Of The West Of England
2009 - 2013
Attained a first class honours degree. This course covered a number of areas from building circuits with the basic electronic components all the way to creating and programming our own robot from scratch. As part of the course I got introduced to the basic usage of machining tools and learned the following programming languages: Assembler, C and Prolog as well as how to use MATLAB among other software. Throughout the three years I attended Artificial Intelligence lectures, I learned about the different methods of problem solving and their practical applications. The course also included a module on machine vision and professional, legal & commercial issues. For a full list of modules see my website.
2004 - 2019
I have a fourteen years of experience in the use of the following languages: Ruby, SQL, PHP, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript. As well as being familiar with many frameworks some of which are Ruby on Rails, Bootstrap, Backbone, Marionette, jQuery, Wordpress. To see a sample of my work please visit my website.