About Me

Hello there! As you will already know my name is Neil Eastwood - a PHP web application developer based on the North West coast. I have worked within the web based software development industry for a number of years now, developing Sass based systems within a team as well as smaller bespoke systems for internal business use. I also develop websites and web applications as a freelancer.

I am a professional website / web application developer using the latest technologies around the following languages: OO PHP, MySQL, SQL, Ajax, JQuery, XML, HTML and CSS. My latest web application developments are around responsive web development, which means your website and web application is built for mobile and computer.

If you are interested in my services, please feel free to contact me via the contact us area.

My Skills
  • PHP
  • 80%
  • SQL
  • 70%
  • Graphic Design
  • 65%
  • HTML / CSS
  • 80%
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • 80%
  • Hardware System Maintenance
  • 65%
Employment
Present 2015

System/Development Engineer

Driver Group

Part of IT team responsible for all internal infrastructure management/developments, both Software, and hardware projects. Also provide all internal IT support across the whole business (400+ employees 30+ sites across the world). This support encompasses hardware and software issues (both off the shelf packages and in house developments).

Development revolving around the development of internal systems such as a Rescour


Frame Works Used:

Boostrap
Laravel

Languages Used:

OO PHP
SQL (MySQL & SQL SERVER)
Javascript
Qjuery
HTML
CSS (including CSS 3)

2015 2013

Web Applications Developer

Sevron

Working within Development team to brain storm best implementation approaches for projects requirements. Development of substantial sections as which combined make up the full project, I have also created a number of inhouse systems independently, enabling my team to continue working on other projects. These systems use a multitude of Jquery plugins and Frameworks to build and enrich the project under development.

The largest scale system was a multilingual Health and Safety system Incident management Saas system, with features such as notification emailing, customisable permissions and which linked into the hse.gov RIDDOR reporting system via API.
Frame Works Used:

Boostrap
Jquery Mobile
Laravel

Languages Used:

OO PHP
SQL (MySQL & SQL SERVER)
Javascript
Qjuery
HTML
CSS (including CSS 3)

2013 2012

Junior Web Developer

Sevron

Cross Browser Testing, Assisting Senior Developer by creating elements to be included within software project(forms, stored procedures, etc), time management of mini projects assigned by Senior Develop (Validation of forms, Development of sub section for an area of software project), expanding own knowledge and development skills.

Languages used:

HTML
CSS
PHP
SQL Server
Javascript

2012 2010

Free Lance Web Developer

Self Employed

Meet with clients to discuss and highlight site requirements, Development of web sites based on requirements of agreed with client.

Education
2012 2009

University of Central Lancashire

BSc Degree - Computing - Grade 2:1

Modules Covered:

Database Driven Web Sites
Double Module Project (Bespoke CMS and Front End)
Systems Analysis & Design
Rapid Application Development
C++
Flash Scripting
HCI Development
Multi Media Design
Networking
Communication & Negotiation

2004 2002

Kendal College

Advanced Diploma in IT - Grade Merit

Modules Covered:

Web Design
Integrated Applications
IT Principles

2001 2000

Accrington & Rossendale College

NVQ Level 3 Using IT - Grade - Merit
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Additional Information

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Play

Personal Projects and things not fit for work!.

I felt my man cave had something missing so I decided to build my own old school Arcade!

Materials : Alot of MDF, Old Dual Core desktop system, Old VGA flat Screen (CRT would of been better but I was worried about the weight), 2 Control circuit boards, 21 Buttons, a Whole lot of wires, 2 USB cables, Paint.

Heres how it went :

Developed by Neil Eastwood