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Creative, collaborative and courageous developer with extensive experience in web based technologies and UX design. Looking for the next challenge to improve customer experience and deepen engagement.
Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence BSc - King's College London University
Dissertation on using visual search engines to combat fake news.
I enjoy teaching the next generation to code and have a bit of a reputation for staying up all night.
Everything from wildlife to wedding photography. One of my photos "The Brighton Fox" was featured in Brighton & Hove's Annual Calendar in 2019.
This CV was coded in ReactJS.
American Express, London | 2019 - Present
Developed a new referral experience that features enhanced referral rewards for platinum and gold card members. It has engaged with 600,000 customers to date.
Created a self-service automation tool for assesing a webpage's performance, accessibilty and generating screenshots of the page for multiple view ports. This has increased the ability for markets to self service, reducing the need to engage engineers to acquire this information.
Facilitated design sprints and lightening decision jams to help the team ideate.
Built web-ready animations, onboarding experiences, faster sites in newer frameworks and chat bots.
User Experience, Rapid Prototyping, JS, Typescript, ReactJS, Redux, GatsbyJS, GraphQL, Node, Express, Electron, Adobe Suite, Sketch, Invision
Graduate UX Designer
American Express, Burgess Hill | 2019
Conducted research into how we could improve elements of the referral hub. This included competitor analysis, analysis of existing site, creation of personas, wireframes and mockups.
Built a prototype for a research archive that summarises, tags, intelligently links and prioritises research for better design decisions.
Was the only graduate in my cohort to formally manage interns and have gone on to be the youngest engineer to manage graduates
User Experience, User Research, User Testing, JS, ReactJS, GatsbyJS, GraphQL, Sketch, Invision, Python
Graduate Front-End Engineer
American Express, Burgess Hill | 2018 - 2019
Designed and built GRAD, a hub for technology onboarding. The collection initially intended for graduates, is being used campus-wide and receives over 250 unique vistors a month and has accumulated over 20,000 views.
Replaced uses of Oracle forms (legacy software) in Loyalty. By doing so we no longer need to pay for extended support reducing development costs by half.
Internal Tooling, Analytics, JS, ReactJS, Redux, Node, Sketch, Java
AMNiiS, Remote | 2017 - 2019
Designed & built the TrailBee application, a dedicated school transport administration tool. The application consisted of a parent app and an admin user interface for schools.
Created a design language system for the application that was adopted for both desktop and mobile experiences.
React, React Native, JS, SocketIO, Node, MongoDB, Sketch
American Express, Burgess Hill | 2017
Delivered an internal data visualisation tool capable of mapping the end-to-end journey of Amazon 'Pay with Points' requests. The project alerts when our E2E time drops below expected levels to help identify issues and avoid fines from Amazon.
Data Visualisations, Analytics, Logging, ELK stack, Java, Splunk