About me

Hello, I'm Andy!

I am lead software engineer and full-stack developer specialising in Umbraco and Azure. 

10 years on I have lead teams of developers in three London digital communications agencies and I’ve found CMS love in the form of Umbraco, Hosting love in the form of Azure.

The best thing about my job is the variety of the types of clients and projects I work on. Every project has different needs and it’s up to my team to deliver the best technical solution for their the clients budget. I do love a challenge!

Key skills

Hosting & Infrastructure

Azure WebApps, Azure AD, SQL Server, IIS, Windows Server, DFS Replication, Git, Visual Studio Team Services, Azure Search, Azure Media Services

Server-side

ASP.Net, MVC, SQL Server, C#, Umbraco, EPiServer, Sitecore

Front-end

HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript, OOJS, jQuery, NodeJS, Less/Sass

Tools & Software

Visual Studio, Jira, MS Office, Scrum/Agile development, User Story Mapping, Hotgloo, MS Visio, Photoshop, Inkscape

Education and qualifications

Professional Certifications
EPiServer Certified Developer (December 2011)
Sitecore Certified IT Professional & Professional Developer (October 2011)

?University of Plymouth (1999 – 2003)
BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Production & Technology - Awarded Second Class Honours?