Technical architect, lead developer, agile coach
2005 - present
I have worked as a technical architect, lead developer, and agile coach on a number of large scale enterprise projects for organisations including
, the British Department for Transport
, The Australasian Leukaemia and Lymphona Group
Pick n Pay
, UPC Cablecom
, Vodafone New
, Enterprise Press
, and the Precedent Pool
2000 - 2005
Undertook Masters, PhD, and post doctoral research with Trinity College
, the European
, and the University of Bristol
Worked with Deloitte
in computer assurance services, PriceWaterhouse
in the field of operational systems risk management, and Zimbabwean ISP Samara Services.
Currently focused on applying serverless technology in the fields of big data, IoT and rich single page web applications, working mostly in Python and Node.js.
Skilled (commercial systems in production) in a range of industry standard Java frameworks (Spring, Hibernate, JSF), application servers (JBoss, WebLogic, WebSphere, Jetty),
databases (Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, Neo4J), operating systems (Solaris, Linux), and cloud environments (Amazon Web Services - EC2, RDS, ELB, S3, Lambdas etc.).
Extensive experience with range of front-end technologies (React, Framework7, JQuery, Bootstrap, Angular, Vaadin). Experienced in building multi-platform mobile apps using
Able to quickly master new technologies and business domains and rapidly offer value.
Exceptional written and oral communication skills, comfortable communicating with senior management as well as technical colleagues. Skilled in estimation,
dependency planning, project management and reporting, and risk management. Experienced in leading, mentoring, and coaching teams to successful outcomes.
- 2000-2001 Beit Fellow Zimbabwe
- 1999 Foundation for Research Development Fellowship
- 1999 Academic colours Rhodes University