I am highly experienced full-stack web developer based in Birmingham, UK.
I specialise in building: bespoke web apps; RESTful JSON APIs; and cross-platform mobile apps with Ruby on Rails, Sencha Touch & Angular JS.
I'm a qualified Software Engineer and have over 5 years commercial web/mobile development experience working with a variety of clients – some of which are world-leaders in their respective industries. By hiring me, you get access to me directly - no project managers inflating my hourly rate.
Experienced full-stack Ruby on Rails developer.
I have built a variety of applications including: bespoke web apps; content management systems; RESTful JSON APIs; and content transformations servers.
I do agile development and test with RSpec / Capybara
Building command line interfaces (CLIs) for a variety of tasks.
Video transformation - taking a single video input and transcoding it to various formats with ffmpeg.
Mobile app icon generator - taking a single high-resolution app icon and re-generating it at all the required sizes for iOS/Android apps.
iPhone 6 reservation tool: automating reservations of iPhone 6s.
Serving Rails & PHP apps on EC2.
Serving content via S3 & Cloud Front.
Configuring S3 to work with CORS.
Configuring S3 to work with Cloud Front.
Using Route 53 as a DNS service.
Setting up and configuring RDS.
Automating EC2 deployments with Chef.