Experience

Part-Time Freelance Consultant

2016 - Present
Apex Technology, CapeTown

  • Build applications/apis from ground up using php/javascript frameworks
  • Refactor/mantain existing/legacy applications
  • Integrate different payment services like - peachpayments.com, payfast.co.za

Part-Time Freelance Consultant

2014 - 2017
FlashAvenue, York PA

  • Mantain wordpress/zencart applications
  • Provide devops support for multi-site installations

Web Developer

2012 - 2013
Tapprs, Bengaluru

  • Build/Mantain customer facing/admin dashboard apps

Project Lead - Database operations

2010 - 2011
United Online, Hyderabad

  • Went back to the day job after failing at a startup
  • Manage a team of database administrators

Asst Manager - Database operations

2001 - 2007
United Online, Hyderabad

  • First job. Started as a trainee.
  • Worked on multiple operational teams - windows/unix/database admin
  • Manage Oracle/Mysql DBs Permissions/Backups/Replication/Clusters
  • Data modeling and develop scripts/reports
  • Manage a small database operations team

Projects

Laravel App - api and dashboard to decode south african driving licenses.
Laravel Package - generate xero reports and send as slack notifications
Wordpress Plugin - look up MailChimp subscriber and get their merge fields
Vue Components - Recent refactoring of OSS Vue Components
Slim Api - integrate data between multiple REST APIs.
CakePHP App - Refactor a data collection/reporting system
Tapprs - A rental solution for a local startup with customer and admin apps

Education

Diploma in Industrial Electronics

1998 - 2001

Skills

PHP
laravel slim composer packages wordpress plugins
Javascript
nodejs express vuejs
CSS
bootstrap tailwind
Devops
unix mysql