Tom

Senior Software Engineer / Engineering Manager

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British citizen · Irish citizen · Former US resident

Experience

Cabinet Office / Number 10

Westminster
Senior Front-End Developer
04/22 - 06/22

Short-term contract role where I built a tool that allowed employees in 10 Downing Street to anonymously raise concerns to HR.

Quaestor Technologies

Remote
Full-Stack Software Engineer (part-time)
01/21 - 06/21

Worked for 24 hours per week at a San Francisco based seed-stage startup.

Hatched Labs

San Francisco
Team Lead / Senior Software Engineer
05/20 - 08/20
Team Lead / Software Engineer II
08/19 - 05/20
Software Engineer II
11/18 - 08/19

Software Engineer for an consumer-facing grocery shopping and delivery application based in San Francisco.

As team lead I was responsible for leading a team of 8 engineers to complete our app, which was completely built from scratch. It launched in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic panic buying. Our primary customer was a large regional supermarket chain.

willtheygo.com

05/18 - current

Developing an automated passive-income football analytical engine. The aim is to develop an API that can be accessed by football websites to provide up to date transfer rumours.

Shipt

San Francisco
Mobile Developer
09/17 - 05/18
Front-End Web Developer
02/17 - 09/17

Developed Shipt's front end through its Android, iOS and Web applications. Was their first web developer where I helped build their React web app. Shipt was bought by Target for $550m in Dec 2017. Switched team where I would help build their primary product - a mobile app used by millions.

UC Berkeley

Berkeley
Full Stack Web Development Teaching Assistant (part-time)
07/17 - 01/18

Provided academic support to students. The full stack development course teaches common front-end languages in addition to Node, Python, Django, React, React Native, Ruby and Java.

Gobitech AS

Palo Alto
Full Stack Web Developer
09/16 - 12/16

Created JavaScript apps at a seed stage tech startup developing a consumer-facing social media app called Gobi. Made an admin interface and a feed for snaps written with Node, Redis and WebSockets.

Goldman Sachs

London
Technology Analyst
06/15 - 08/15

Worked as a Java developer with the Fixed Income technology team, writing the back-end of key bond/insurance products and front-end web products.

Education

University of Warwick

Discrete Mathematics BSc (Hons) - 2:1
2016

i.e. "Computer Science & Mathematics"

Blundell's School

A Levels: A*A*A

Skills

Technical experience with:
JavaScript (ES6, ES7 via Babel), React, Next.js, GraphQL, Apollo, Rust, React Native, Node, UX/UI Design, Jest, Express.js, Astro, OpenGL, Git, MacOS, Linux, Java, Python, Docker, SQL, Dart, Flutter, Ionic, WASM, Haskell, C, AWS, MATLAB

Particularly effective at maintaining team harmony, resolving interpersonal conflicts and problem-solving.