Yup, looking for work again...quick summary of work experience below...
01/2010 - 10/2010 - cozwecan.com
Was tasked to build several products for this small startup ranging from a WPF image management client through to a jQuery, FubuMVC, RavenDB based website (all bleeding edge technologies).
10/2009 - 12/2009 - Chunk, Glasgow, Scotland
Led a small development team of ASP.NET and Flash developers building sites for high profile clients. Lasted a short time as the company wasn't really a match to my skillset.
Â· 01/2007-10/2009 - Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA
Program Manager, ASP.NET Team / Project Server Team
I was responsible for the design of Product features; these included the design of all WebForms features in ASP.NET 4 and potential future releases. I was also responsible for managing the release process of a wide range of products includingASP.NET MVC.
Â· 06/2005-01/2007 - Microsoft Limited, Reading, UK
Application Development Consultant
As an ADC I advised a number of businesses on the improvement of both application design and architecture as well as improving development practices. I specialized in ASP.NET and Sharepoint as well as in the performance and scalability of enterprise web applications.
Â· 02/2003-06/2005 - Storm ID Ltd, Edinburgh, UK
Senior Software Architect
At StormId I was involved in the full lifecycle development of a number of customer facing Web Sites. These sites were both ASP.NET as well as classic ASP and SQL Server based.
Â· 03/2002-02/2003 - VisitScotland.com, Edinburgh, UK
Technical Architect (management responsibilities)
Whilst at VisitScotland.com I oversaw the migration of a Java based Corba architecture to a J2EE / JSP and patterns based system. Additionally I mentored a team of classic ASP developers in the building of a number of high scalability customer facing websites.
Â· 06/2000-03/2002 - GlobalFarmers.com, Edinburgh, UK
Internet Development Manager(management responsibilities)
Globalfarmers.com was the largest internet startup in Scottish history. I was brought in to bring development back on track with a third party supplier. The system was built using J2EE and an OODMBS, I also developed a subsidiary PHP based system.
Â· 02/1999-06/2000 - BlackID, Glasgow, UK
At BlackID I worked on the server side elements of web sites for huge customers such as Burger King.