Paul Smith

Software developer working in the beauty, dating and freelance industries.

Summary

Software Engineer with experience in Build Management. 3rd line Technical Support for major UK internet site, including 24/7 operational cover. Knowledge of all major OS platforms. ITIL trained with over 4 years working within ITIL environment. Proficient in many software languages. Development experience in a number of languages and environments.

Specialties
Java development, LAMP web development, Systems engineering and support, Build Management, Performance Testing.

Testimonials

Posted by Dan Winchester (Founder), Freelancers.net

Written testimonial:
Paul is an excellent all round senior developer who can turn his hand to pretty much any challenge he encounters. He is fast and accurate, and gets the balance between speed of deployment and robust, well engineered code spot on.

Portfolio

The Shipwreck Project

http://theshipwreckproject.com

Design/Build of entire website.

skills used: PHP, SQL, jQuery, Html

Beautyflash

https://www.beautyflash.co.uk

Web development. Conversion of site to responsive design. Mobile App API.

skills used: Html, CSS

Freedating

http://www.freedating.co.uk

On-going development work on website, including API development for Apps, photo galleries, forums, and all other areas of the dating website.

skills used: PHP, CSS, jQuery, Html, SQL

Cocoon Hair and Beauty Salon

https://shop.cocoon.co.uk

Built ecommerce website from scratch for the beauty salon. Responsive design

skills used: PHP, jQuery, MySql, Html, CSS

Freelancers.net

www.freelancers.net

Complete site rewrite, porting old pages to new framework. Site redesign, ditching the tried and tested since 1999 design.

skills used: PHP, MySql, Html, JavaScript

British Born Chinese Food

http://www.bbcfoodporn.com

Set up Wordpress, hosting, helped client build initial website.

skills used: Wordpress, PHP

Raindar

www.raindar.co.uk

Owner. Built from scratch, mostly as a little project for a fellow web developer. Decided to make it public in case others find it useful.

skills used: PHP, MySql, XML, JavaScript

Pangbourne Cricket Club

http://www.pangbournecc.org

Complete site design and coding.

skills used: PHP, Html, MySql, JavaScript

Work Flexibility

Location flexibility

Within Weymouth.
Within Dorset.
Can telecommute.

Length of contract

Days.
Weeks.
Months.