Co-founder and Head of Tech2018 - 2021Mindbeat
Technologies: Laravel, Vue.js, AWS, MySQL, AWS RDS, Product Management, Technical Leadership, Remote Team Leadership, Web Architecture, DevOps, Web Security
- Developed the MVP of our leadership coaching platform, which gained enough interest from potential clients to justify investment in the company.
- Built and managed the engineering team to execute the company's business needs in a highly visible, organized, and dependable manner.
- Managed the product process on Jira, specced features with stakeholders within the company, and ensured that new features on the platform were built to spec.
- Acted as the tech champion and was part of the leadership team when contributing to the company's overall strategy.
- Spearheaded the tech onboarding process of new clients, which included relationship-building and answering 3rd party security vendor surveys.
- Put people and processes in place to handle the tech side of client launches and support requests using a small, bootstrapped, and efficient tech team.
Head of Digital2017 - 2018Blonde and Giant
Technologies: Craft CMS, Vue.js, Laravel
- Created the agency website using CraftCMS as a back-end, utility-based CSS, and VueJS on the front-end.
- Dealt with all clients requiring software-based solutions and ran the whole process from ideation, strategy, pitching, and execution.
- Contributed to the overall strategy and direction of the company as a part of the leadership team.
Senior Web Developer2013 - 2017BRND WGN
- Led the development of a reusable CMS that automatically exposes a REST API for content to be consumed by the front end. It also powers most of the websites delivered by the company.
- Created the integration with a legacy SOAP API for online insurance creation and renewals for one of Malta's leading insurance companies.
- Handled the DevOps of all websites built by the company. Helped upgrade the development process to include modern tooling (or automated server creation and version-controlled projects.
- Led the development of ElasticSearch-based solutions to deliver fast and robust search experiences when dealing with large volumes of data.
Web Designer & Developer2011 - 2013Orange Travel Group
- Maintained and continued the development of the online booking system that the company used.
- Designed and developed corporate websites for the holding company and its subsidiaries.
- Developed a custom multisite CMS to support the company website structure.