Welcome to Sleeping Giant Web Solutions
junior SQL Server and .Net Developer with commercial experience adept at applying knowledge of Microsoft Database, Software Development and Web technologies to deliver robust, scalable and high performing systems. Key strengths include: interpreting requirements into technical specifications combined with the ability to then design, build and deploy fit for purpose solutions; writing flexible, reusable and highly testable code that is easily maintainable; Experience of troubleshooting complex software applications to rapidly resolve issues.

Key Skills:
  • Performance Troubleshooting
  • Architecture & Design
  • SQL / .Net
  • Software Design/Development
  • Web and Graphic Design/Development
  • Interpreting Complex Requirements
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Project Management
  • Full Lifecycle Development
  • Project Documentation

5 Steps Ltd: Web Site Designer / Developer:

Client required site to give web presence to highlight skills and expertise for potential future projects. Discussed the requirements of site and developed accordingly. Designed the site to give fresh, professional look. Client decision to develop site using Wordpress along with PhotoShop for logo and image design. Site will be tested for compatibility and UX. The client was offered other options such as VSCode(HTML5, CSS, Javascript, PHP) but felt Wordpress was suitable for the project.

roject / Assignment Portfolio:

Sustrans Scotland: Workflow System: Software .Net / SQL Developer (8 months)

Sustrans Scotland, a cycling charity, ran a grants process using an inefficient web based system without workflow or integration. Created the application process for two large funding campaigns. Liaise with client to ensure functional requirement and specifications were concise. Take project through AGILE development cycle until completion. Use Project Libre for project management; Illustrate storyboards and table design; Develop the project with Visual Studio(MVC) and DevExpress; ASP.Net, HTML5, CSS and Javascript for design; Code behind VB; Microsoft SQL Server for database and tables with SQL; Used Git to sync project; Testing carried out continuously but comprehensively before deployment. Successful implementation of system. Rolled out and used by 32 Local Authorities to access funding.