- Kirkcudbright, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
19 years working in the IT industry, have spent the last ten years in the web industry.
Full web cycle, hosting, site development, SEO, branding.
Area Covered: SW Scotland
Company Name: Sigma Internet Ltd
Work Experience Summary: Project Manager - CMS Broadband Ltd
2005 - 2009 (4 years)
A customer-facing role from the initial meeting with the customer, project specification, through to handover of finished product.
My initial project at CMS was to produce a web-based hosting invoice system which had the result that an additional £65k of previously un-invoiced hosting bills were sent out and all future invoicing now happens on a monthly invoice run for all recurring hosting accounts.
Responsible for recommendation and implementation of new time management system that improved the web department cash flow dramatically.
Creative & Technical Director
Public Safety industry
2003 - 2004 (1 year)
Designed the dynamic website www.pekpac.com based around the Open Source application PHP-Nuke. PHP-Nuke is a CMS designed and based upon the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MYSQL, PHP) platform and using CSS to present the data and bundled with the Open Source forum application phpBB. The site was initially developed on a BSD Unix machine and was then migrated to a secure Linux server for launch.
Developed the company & product brand as well as the marketing materials.
Developed Medic system - Pekpac\'s online medical history application, again using MySQL & PHP and then integrated into the website. The system allowed members to store vital medical & travel information and access that information from anywhere in the world.
Installation and configuration of office systems.
Developed the company brand.
Creative & Technical Director - i-gig plc
2000 - 2001 (1 year)
Recommended and liaised with designers for initial website build.
Responsible for delivery of initial content to designers.
Recruited and Managed the IT support and web design teams.
Maintained the company website. [ Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash, HTML and some PHP & XML ]
Designed, installed and maintained the LAN & email systems.
Creative direction of client sites and Ãƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½microÃƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½sites.
Planned and implemented the site relocation of all office systems.
Purchased all hardware and software.
Provided and staffed an internet cafe for the Big Chill festival.
IT Manager - V2 Records
Privately Held; Music industry
1996 - 1999 (3 years)
Specify, Install and Support the groupware systems worldwide.
Recruit and manage both Support and Development teams for these systems.
Liaise with both Virgin Management and third parties for hardware, software and consultancy requirements.
Meet at Director level & chair IT meetings.
Regularly visit the international sites (New York, Stockholm, Berlin, Brussels, Milan, Amsterdam, Paris, Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland).
Provide V2 music with 24/7 IT support.
Education Summary: University of Luton
HND Computer Science
1988 - 1990
Freelance Web Developer & Photographer