Jeffry Ghazally, Software Developer in Wellington, New Zealand
Jeffry Ghazally

Software Developer in Wellington, New Zealand

Member since June 16, 2016
Jeff is a full-stack developer, technical consultant, and solution architect. He has over 8 years of experience with WordPress plugin development. He has built and maintained eCommerce plugins, JavaScript rich applications, and fully responsive websites. He is a great communicator and is just as happy to work within a team as he is working individually.
Jeffry is now available for hire




Wellington, New Zealand



Preferred Environment

macOS, Git, Vim, Atom

The most amazing...

...thing I've built is an online vehicle configurator which allows you to add accessories to a vehicle then purchase it.


  • Senior Developer

    2013 - PRESENT
    Clemenger BBDO
    • Setup a number of WordPress websites.
    • Built Cordova mobile apps for Android tablets.
    • Built and maintain Backbone.js applications.
    Technologies: PHP, JavaScript, Cordova, SCSS, WordPress, SilverStripe, Symphony, Node.js, AWS
  • Back-End Developer

    2011 - 2013
    Big Fish Design
    • Built and maintained a number of WordPress websites.
    • Migrated a CodeIgnitor app into a WordPress plugin.
    • Was introduced to a number of new technologies (NginX, Git).
    • Created an analytic dashboard for WordPress sites.
    Technologies: WordPress, CodeIgnitor, Nginx, Memcache, Ruby
  • Lead Developer

    2009 - 2011
    Instinct Entertainment
    • Developed and maintained a popular eCommerce plugin for WordPress.
    • Actively supported a large community of users and developers.
    • Mentored and educated junior developers.
    Technologies: WordPress, PHP, jQuery, CSS


  • Sling Clinic (Development)

    A fast turn-around website. It was a custom build using Bootstrap, WordPress, and Sass.

  • Amelia Pascoe Jewelry (Development)

    A website for the jewelry maker Amelia Pascoe. Another fast turn around website using WordPress, ACF, and WP-CLI.

  • Flagship Events Company (Development)

    This was a fun web build where I was provided with a clean design for 4 page templates which I used to build a fully responsive and bespoke WordPress site.

  • TinnyVision (Other amazing things)

    A Snapchat campaign endorsed by the trusted editors of sites young stoners hang out on. TinnyVision captured a group of guys snapchatting their way through a stoned day, with a twist in the tale.

    Built a PHP Snapchat delivery system to send out videos to the account followers.

    Won Gold at Cannes Lions.

  • 86 RC eCommerce (Development)

    Built the front-end customizer which allowed you to configure an 86 racing car with accessories before putting a down payment on the vehicle.

    The biggest challenge with this piece was layering the accessories on top of a 360 degree spinning vehicle render.

    This project won Bronze in the Best Design Awards.


  • Languages

    JavaScript, PHP, Ruby
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, Backbone.js
  • Platforms

    WordPress, WordPress Theme Design
  • Other

    WordPress Plugins, Ember CLI
  • Storage

  • Frameworks

    Ruby on Rails (RoR)
  • Tools

    Adobe CC


  • Diploma Certificate in Web Development
    2007 - 2008
    Yoobee School of Design - Design School Wellington - Wellington, New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Arts in Design
    2001 - 2005
    University of Otago - Dunedin, New Zealand

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