ABOUT ME

WHO AM I AND WHAT DO I OFFER?

If you are looking for a startup website without breaking the bank or going through all the hassle of finding a service or developer, then drop me an email. I aim to deliver a proof of concept website within 2 days* including base content and imagery ready to test, I can also manage hosting and also provide email and domain management services.

Every site is mobile ready and I can guide you through the various other services that you may need like payment gateways and e-commerce.

I have been directly involved in all aspects of Information Technology for over 30 years beginning my career as a Desktop/Network field engineer and  progressing through several positions including IT management, e-commerce developer as well as running an online retails business for 10 years.

My core development skills range from frontend development using HTML, CSS, JS, Angular, JQuery as well as preprocessors such as SCSS. I also have experience in server-side languages C# (Razor) and VBscript under Classic ASP and other languages including PHP.

18+ years web experienced,  I'm a  Web Developer with a  wealth of knowledge ranging from building solutions that achieved breakthrough efficiency and driving customer/client satisfaction to out performing even the biggest online stores at the time.

CORE SKILL SETS

I have a wide range of experience gained over many years in the industry, both online and offline. Over the last 18 years I have created several large web applications using the technologies available at the time, this has called on me to have a appreciation for all things web including Devops, Database services and SEO.

HTML CSS

90%

JAVASCRIPT/JQUERY/TYPESCRIPT

90%

WORDPRESS/WOOCOMMERCE

90%

PHOTOSHOP/IMAGE MANIPULATION

80%

DEVOPS

50%

IONIC IOS/ANDROID FRAMEWORK

70%

HTML EMAIL BUILDS

70%

SQL

80%

EXPERIENCE

May 2017 - Present

Cogent Elliott Ltd

Full Stack Developer

Working in an agency environment producing and supporting web sites/apps for large retail brands. HTML/HTML 5, CSS/CSS3, SASS, PHP, JavaScript, JQuery, Wordpress, Umbraco, Angular, .Net

2014-2017

Noise Management Ltd

Senior E-commerce Developer

Design and creation of a multi-store ecommerce system supporting over 100 music artists to retail over 10,000 products ranging from the artists own merchandise and media. HTML/HTML 5, CSS/CSS3, Classic ASP, PHP, JavaScript, JQuery, Wordpress.

2004-2014

Corpse Merchandise Ltd / Paridae Ltd

Senior Developer

Design and creation of a premium ecommerce system, retailing over 30,000 individual products, over 9000 unique visitors per day through SEO and offline marketing effort all handled personally over the 10 years of operation. HTML/HTML 5, CSS/CSS3, Classic ASP, JavaScript, SEO

2000-2004

Digital Network Plc

IT Manager

Full management of internal and external systems for a large computer manufacturer, development of eCommerce system and branded frontend websites. Windows, IIS, HTML, Javascript, Telephony, Networks and Payment Systems.

1999-2000

Nottingham County Council

NT/Novell Engineer / Desktop Integration Engineer

Provided support services to the whole of the Council’s sections including Schools, Council offices and leisure centres. This involved supporting thousands of desktops and over 50 servers ranging from Novell to NT.

1999

Britvic Soft Drinks Ltd

Application Project Engineer

I was contracted to join a small team to facilitate the integration of applications into a ghosted NT 4.0 environment, while also supplying the services of 2nd/3rd line support for the desktops and applications using SMS.

MY EXPERIENCE & SERVICES

WEB FACILITATION

Be it complete creation of a single page web app to an e-commerce system with thousands of sku's. Using tools such as Weback, Gulp, SASS and deploying on services/platforms such as Azure, AWS and cloud instances such as Heroku.

PROOF OF CONCEPT WEB AND MOBILE APPS

Building out POC's for 1st stage delivery of concepts, developing cross browser and cross platform compatible front end solutions.

LEGACY SUPPORT

Support and maintenance of legacy systems, including but not limited to Classic ASP applications and porting of old non mobile first frontend designs.

MOBILE APP DESIGN

Building with Ionic Angular/Cordova framework to deliver data driven mobile apps and launch on Apple and Google Play stores.

UMBRACO/WORDPRESS

CMS experience in building out CMS projects, frontend and backend delivery of assets and plugins. Working with Umbraco, Wordpress, Drupal and Symfony. Working directly with MySQL and MSSQL services.

EMAIL BUILDS

Production of compatible multi vendor/client email newsletters, mailouts for todays online marketing efforts. Working with Campaign Monitor & other mail management tools.

AZURE/AWS Cloud Management

Management of cloud services including Cloudflare, CDN, Cloud Blob Storage, Webjobs/Cron Services and Web Apps.

WEB/ANALYTICS

Management and setup of Google Web Tools, Google Analytics and Web Optimiser including reporting and maintenance of services.

SEO/MARKETING

Over 15 years hands on SEO experience, social media integration and management of your online presence.

18YEARS
YEARS INVOLVED WITH WEB
30YEARS
YEARS INVOLVED IN IT
125k
PRODUCTS SOLD
4k (ish)
CUPS OF TEA

Contact Details

Bilston, Wolverhampton

lee.savory@webman.blog

07549416364