Rob H.

Consultant

690 dollar
Freelancer
14 years
London, UNITED KINGDOM

My experience

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CompanyXYJune 2018 - Present

* Setting up the infrastructure and document management workflows for a new startup.
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Freelance; Self-employed IT professionalNovember 2014 - Present

Offering consultancy and quality assurance to various clients.

KazendiApril 2017 - July 2017

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EasyRoommateJuly 2014 - October 2014

Easy Roommate helps individuals to find the ideal flat mates and flatshares.

Their expertise have helped millions across the globe to pair and buddy up and

find their next place to call home. 

* Planned and detailed ideation towards automated business driven

development

* Aided in SCRUM planning for the consequent iterations of product

development

* Enabled and reported any regression and bugs to the development and

product teams

Achievements: Built a regression pack for key elements of the product to

ensure quality was adhered to.
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Coco Home Style Ltd.March 2014 - March 2014

Coco Home Style brings French Interior Design to the UK. Their product range

excitingly brings the spirit of France to the home through carefully selected
items and suppliers.

* Ensured company branding and style matched across the offering

* Implemented standards allowing a high quality of product content, and wrote

scripts to source missing imagery

* Tailored the hardware and software offering to meet the needs of a growing

store

* Offered advisory intel in areas that the business could grow and improve

* Coordinated with the solution vender to allow for a tailored solution based on

client needs

* Ensured the product adhered to the requirements through vigorous stages of

quality assurance and data analysis

Achievements: Delivered a refreshed eCommerce offering allowing for web

and in-store orders to be processed.
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Adaptis Solutions LtdAugust 2013 - February 2014

Adaptis Solutions offer cashless parking solutions and recently moved into a bleeding edge Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) system which tracks vehicle tracking automatically as they enter and leave a car park.

•    Successfully delivered the first ANPR solution for Adaptis Solutions
•    Uncovered the processeses and delivered compliancy and cross-trained the team
•    Ensured the quality of the solution and drove revenue and compliance reports
•    Implemented a fault management automated telephone system (IVR)
•    Coordinated document management for issuance of PENs

Achievements: The successful implementation began with the three largest First Capital Connect (FCC) sites.

This later aided in driving the success with Transport for London (TfL) at North Greenwich - O2 Arena car park (Millennium Dome), with which I was also involved.

The operational success of the the work I undertook is encompassed within the wide scale growth of the ANPR solution across both the TfL and FCC networks, and aided in PayPoint acquiring Adaptis Solutions LTD.
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TfLMarch 2013 - April 2013

the wide scale growth of the ANPR solution across both the
networks, and aided in PayPoint acquiring Adaptis Solutions LTD.

Songkick.com
Songkick offer artist and gig information allowing users to track when their

favourite bands will visit their cities and allow them to book tickets.

* Pushed for the quality of code to match with the scrum stories

* Created and executed test plans

* Tested within an agile environment

* Ensured stories were followed and relayed issues in the daily stand up

Achievements: Aided in an on-time delivery of the latest iPhone application.
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Spur Information Solutions LtdMarch 2007 - April 2010

Spur develop front and back office solutions for parking, and are the leading

company for On Street compliance management.

* Developed full lifecycle solutions in C# under .NetCF

* Worked with multiple rugged handheld devices and platforms

* Created Over-the-Air transmission to back office

* Worked with various technologies including 3G, GPS, ANPR

* Ensured compliant document transfer through coding of an XML engine for

data gathering and organisation

Achievements: Creating, managing, and building upon specifications from user

requirements
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Neocol UK LtdJanuary 2006 - March 2007

Neocol UK Ltd

Neocol offered enterprise e-mail archiving, contention, and document
management solutions based around IBM's Content and Document

Management software for corporations including Toyota, Sita, and the Student

Loans Company.

* Creating tailored specifications for large corporations

* Planning archival of content such as documents and e-mails for performance

* Briefing, specifiying and implementing retention legislation

* Implementation of document management and workflow

* Ensuring customer requirements are adhered to

Achievements: Securing and managing large scale clientele and their

requirements.
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Atelier StudiosAugust 2005 - November 2005

Atelier Studios

Atelier Studios is a South Coast based digital marketing and web design
agency with a large client base inclusive of ITV, Red Funnel and the NHS.

* Developed back-end solutions for web sites in ASP.Net

* Implementation of templates from the web design team

* Identified and implemented of Business logic

* Simultaneously worked across many different client assignments

* Created flexible, reliable, reusable code

Achievements: Balancing working on professional projects whilst undertaking

my degree in Software Engineering.
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SonyJuly 2004 - October 2004

Sony’s research and development division in Viables, Basingstoke caters for television broadcasting solutions.

•    Initial Project
o    Scheduling of web-conferencing suites and cameras (completed 2 months ahead of schedule)
o    Written in C# and integrating with Lotus Domino’s API

•    Second Project
o    Cloning MetaData from a high end Sony security camera into a network stream from a cheap webcam
o    Wrote a wrapper for a DirectShow chain to capture webcam imagery (jpeg), before adjusting metadata, offering a network stream

Achievements: After finishing the initial project 2 months early, I took on and completed an additional project.

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IBM Hursley LaboratoriesMay 2000 - September 2001

Prior to studying my degree in Software Engineering, I was accepted onto a

national traineeship program with IBM's Research and Development site. Each

year, only one trainee was accepted to join their development team at IBM

My stack

Software testing

Test Planning

Embedded and Telecom

Arduino

Others

API, Consulting, Project Management, Quality Assurance, Software Design, Wireframes, UX Design

Graphic

InDesign

Languages

ASP.NET, C#, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, Java

Mobile

Android

Databases

MySQL

IT Infrastructure

iOS, Linux

Other

technical and industrial design, Microsoft ASP.NET, IBM Hardware, Product Test Engineer, Global Positioning System, Handheld Software Engineer, Domino Developer, back office, Lotus Notes/Domino, IT Consultant, Web Developer, 3G Networks, Certified Lotus Professional, Front Office, self-employed, the Student, R&D, Diploma > Diploma Software engineering, Product Manager, product design, Technical Consultant, Information Technology, Back End, Data Collection, Scrum Methodology, Fault Management, English, Microsoft C-SHARP, eCommerce, PRODUCT OWNER, On Street compliance management, Quality Assurance experience

Analysis methods and tools

Scrum, Agile

Technologies

Software Development, Web development, Software Engineering

My education and trainings

- U. of London2010 - 2012

Software Engineering - Southampton Solent University2002 - 2006