Max Willmott, Software Developer in London, United Kingdom
Max Willmott

Software Developer in London, United Kingdom

Member since November 9, 2018
Max possesses hands-on experience building various complex web applications, ranging from real-time trading dashboards to highly detailed analysis applications. He displays a strong technical and product direction in leading projects from inception to delivery. He's also considered a capable and experienced mentor in his stack by his peers.
Max is now available for hire




London, United Kingdom



Preferred Environment

VS Code, Git

The most amazing...

...project I've created is a simulation system for trading platform interfaces allowing users and developers to replay, simulate loads, or manipulate the data.


  • Software Engineer

    2015 - 2018
    Football Radar
    • Implemented the continuous development and optimized the performance of real-time trading platforms which were written in React backed by a Node.js WebSocket server.
    • Developed an innovative tool to playback and simulate trading scenarios used by both the business for insights and developers for load testing; built with Node.js and AWS.
    • Created a highly detailed and tailored football analysis app involving very deep JSON decision trees.
    • Developed a dynamic keybinding system to increase analyst productivity and accuracy.
    • Acted as the technical lead on several projects.
    • Introduced staged releases and user testing runs to great effect.
    • Mentored several full-stack developers who were working on the advanced front-end codebases.
    • Wrote several documents and systems to smooth the process.
    Technologies: Jenkins, Docker, Node.js, React, TypeScript
  • Front-end Developer

    2015 - 2015
    • Joined the development of a very large server-side rendered, fully responsive, fully accessible web application.
    • Optimized the large-rendering performance of key pages.
    • Worked closely with a fully automated CI/CD testing stack and test engineers.
    Technologies: Node.js, React
  • Full-stack Developer

    2013 - 2015
    PCA Predict
    • Developed and instigated real-time data visualizations which were embedded on UK newspaper websites.
    • Singularly developed a new customer portal in Angular.
    • Conducted live user testing of several R&D ideas.
    • Developed an internal style sheet for rapid development.
    Technologies: React, Angular, Microsoft SQL Server, ASP.NET, C#


  • Several Blog Posts

    These blog posts were written during my time at Football Radar. I also did a talk on Immutable.js data with lenses at the JavaScript London meetup which was unfortunately not recorded.


  • Languages

    TypeScript, JavaScript, CSS, C#
  • Frameworks

    Redux, ASP.NET, Angular
  • Libraries/APIs

    Ramda, RxJS, React, Node.js
  • Paradigms

    Functional Programming
  • Tools

    Git, VS Code, Phabricator, Jenkins
  • Platforms

  • Storage

    Microsoft SQL Server, MongoDB, PostgreSQL


  • Oxford Certificate in Algorithmics
    JULY 2016 - PRESENT
    Oxford University
  • Oxford Certificate in Software Engineering Mathematics
    MAY 2016 - PRESENT
    Oxford University

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