Professional Experience

October 2000 to February 2009

Senior Software Engineer

Semantico Ltd, 21-23 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 3FE

Cutting edge online reference development company. Clients include: Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Blackwell, Taylor & Francis Informa, Palgrave Macmillan, Brill NV and the Modern Language Association

Languages
Perl, Object-Oriented Perl, Java, C, C++,.NET C#, Javascript, CGI (Perl), PHP, ASP, ASPX, Mason perl
XML Related
XSLT, Xquery, LibXML, AXKIT, MS DOM
Java related
Cocoon, Tapestry, Spring, Maven, Ant
Search
Solr, Lucene, Open Search, Retrievalware
Web Services
REST, SOAP, WSDL SOAP, SOAP Lite
Data Formats
XML, SGML, HTML, XHTML, CSS, MS Word format, RTF, PDF, Miles MS-DOS Format, Unicode, UTF8, UTF16, Special Characters.
Web Servers
Apache, Tomcat, Jetty, IIS
Databases
Postgres, SQLite, SQL Server, MS Access
XML Databases
Exist, Mark Logic
Applications
Open Office, Microsoft Office, Xemacs, VIM, GIMP, Eclipse, Jira, RT
Operating Systems
Redhat, Debian, MAC OS, Free BSD, Solaris, XP, 2000, NT

July 2000 to October 2000

Software Engineer

HerculeeZ Plc, Old Steine, Brighton

Development, quality assurance, documentation and testing within a small internet start up company

Languages
Java, PHP, Perl, C
Operating Systems
MS Windows, Unix

Sept. 1997 to July 2000

Software Engineer

Racal Defence Electronics Limited (RDE) Manor Royal, Crawley

Conducting engineering investigations and production of requirement, design and test specifications within the radar defence software support team.

Languages
Assembly Language,.C, C++ (Windows based), Visual Basic
Operating Systems
MS Windows (NT and 98), MS Dos, Unix, Vax

Nov.1995 to August 1997

Graduate Software Engineer

Thomson Training and Simulation Limited (TTSL) Gatwick Rd, Crawley

Languages
C, C++ , Visual Basic, Awk
Operating Systems
MS Windows, Unix

Education

1990 to 1995
Sussex University, Brighton
BEng (Hons) Computer Systems Engineering (2:2)
1993
Alliance Francais Lyon, France
French Language Training

Personal Details

Nationality:
UK/USA dual national
Driving Licence:
Full, clean UK driving licence.

References available on request