Connor Burton

Software Developer

Profile

Skilled problem-solver with an appetite for cutting-edge technologies. Highly motivated with a passion for producing high quality software that solves real world problems.

Skills

Software
Development

Ability to produce simple, clear solutions to complex problems. Ensuring maintainability and extensibility.

Business Impact

Understanding the importance of delivering solutions on time and within the defined specs. Able to work with key stakeholders to come up with the best outcome.

Leadership

Proven ability to lead and manage development teams. Being able to break down problems into plain english.

Technical

  • Javascript (ES6)
  • React
  • Express
  • Node.js
  • Webpack
  • PHP
  • Flux
  • Laravel
  • Mongoose
  • MongoDB
  • CSS (SASS)
  • MySQL

Experience

Civica

Software Developer

Sep. 2017-Present

(Previously Warwick IC Systems, Acquired 2019)

Core member of the Occupational Health team, using React, Flux, MongoDB & Node.js (Express). Launched the product to 100+ users in the first few months. Priority on data security to sensitive medical data, reguarly working with penetration testers. Heavily involved in the DevOp's side, using Azure DevOps and IBM Cloud.

Purpose Media

Head of Development

Dec. 2015-Sep. 2017

Developed a multitude of projects ranging from Wordpress to bespoke Laravel/React projects. Headed up a team of 6+ developers, working closely with stakeholders to ensure targets were met each month. Mentored junior developers reguarly. During this time was a core maintainer on an open source project Timber (https://github.com/timber/timber/).

Lumici

Lead Web Application Developer

Jul. 2015-Dec. 2015

Was the initial developer at an educational technology startup. Guided the technology choices (Laravel/MySQL/React) and oversaw new hires. Built a classroom drag & drop lesson planner with integration to Youtube, Wikipedia and other major platforms. Worked with remote developers and designers.

Global Brands

Web Developer

Apr. 2015-Jul. 2015

Built and maintained well known drink brands' websites. Worked closely with marketing and design to ensure the brands online presence matched the creative direction.

SWD Digital

Web Developer

Mar. 2007-Apr. 2015

Started freelancing at the age of 15 before being employed full time. Experienced a vast array of work in a design agency. Settling into web development and in my time there was a core member of the company. Working directly with clients to ensure the end product added value to their business, from simple WordPress sites to more complex Magento eCommerce stores.

Education

Mill Hill School - Ripley, Derbyshire

Connor Burton — [email protected] — +44 7805 980 810