David Kinloch

Magento , Wordpress, UI & Front-End Developer

Email me - Visit my website - @https://@twitter.@com/@davidkinloch - uk.linkedin.com/pub/david-kinloch/10/606/576


January 2012 Spring & Mercer - www.springandmercer.co.uk
Mobile & Responsive UI + Lead Development www.sandfordpr.com
Leading development on web projects, specializing in mobile UI design and implementation for
responsive websites:
HTML5 // CSS // jQuery // Wordpress // Mobile UI

Febuary 2012 Kurt Geiger – http://kurtgeiger.com
Magento Frontend Developer
Creating a bespoke custom MAGENTO theme for Ninewest.

XHTML // CSS // jQuery // PHP // Magento

November 2011 Nokia Maps – http://blog.maps.nokia.com
Wordpress Developer – Ovi Maps Blog
Creating a bespoke custom Wordpress theme for Nokia blogs, ensuring tight security and a smooth transition in moving blogs across & integrating Disqus commenting system.

XHTML // CSS // jQuery // PHP // Wordpress // Disqus

August 2011 Red Leader – www.redleader.co.uk
Frontend Developer – Escala– www.escala.org.uk
The Essex Collection of Art from Latin America as an arm of Essex University required AA standard accessibility and due to archaic computers intensive cross browser compatibility. On an image and javascript heavy website working closely with the designer and backend developer .

XHTML // CSS // jQuery

February 2011 Red Leader – www.redleader.co.uk
Frontend Developer – Photoworks – www.photoworks.org.uk
Building the frontend templates, XHTML, CSS and jQuery for the Brighton based charity. Ensuring IE6 and mobile accessibility.

XHTML // CSS // jQuery

April 2010 – September 2010 BSkyB/AETN - www.sky.com
Frontend Developer- www.history.co.uk/ www.biography.co.uk / www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk / www.militaryhistory.co.uk

Working on the websites for four channels. Improving UX (user-experience), designing skins, front-end coding and in-page SEO, XHTML/CSS, jQuery. The main achievements during my contract were launching the new site for Military History, designing and developing a new blog section for the Bio website and designing and developing the History Bookclub interface increasing the websites’ sales revenue.
XHTML // CSS // Javascript // jQuery // SEO // Java // XML // Wordpress // Magnolia

February 2010 Rokk Media - www.rokkmedia.co.uk
Head Developer - www.skillscymru.co.uk I took on the Head Development role for this multi-agency project. XHTML, CSS and jQuery were used whilst also integrating a custom CMS and flash. WAG accessibility and replicating the site in Welsh were also required
XHTML // CSS // jQuery // PHP /// Zend Framework

December 2009 Bullet Creative - www.bulletcreative.com
Junior Web Developer- www.kennethmacmillan.com
In-house role with a small East London based agency. Creating page layout within a Joomla driven site. Also creating the jQuery user interface for the navigation of extensive ballet section.

XHTML // CSS // jQuery // Joomla

November 2009 Wieden + Kennedy - www.wklondon.com Design + Front End Development - www.thisisplot.com

Working closely with W+K strategist and head creative designed and built a site for W+K’s own start up jewellery label, Plot.

XHTML // CSS // jQuery // Paypal Integration


Posted by Tom Lodge (Head of eCommerce), Kurt Geiger

Written testimonial:
KG have used David for the last 2 years as an addition to our in-house team to build Magento themes and other front-end design work. His attitude and skill-set have always proven invaluable and I would recommend him most highly.


Kurt Geiger


Frontend developer and UI design. Bespoke Magento Enterprise Edition theme including a responsive mobile version.

skills used: Html, CSS, E-Commerce, PHP



Custom Wordpress theme Development

skills used: Html, CSS, Wordpress, PHP

Nine West


Frontend Magento development Custom theme creation

skills used: E-Commerce, Html, CSS, javascript , SEO

Work Flexibility

Location flexibility

Within London.
Within United Kingdom.
Can telecommute.

Length of contract