Technical skills

  • Elixir, Phoenix, Elm
  • Kafka, Clojure, Kafka Streams
  • ClojureScript, Re-frame
  • Ruby, Rails, RSpec, PHP, Objective-C, HTML. CSS

Engineering experience

Funding Circle

Senior Software Engineer (inc. Technical Lead)

Jun 2013 – Present

  • Lead team that built global applications for allocating loans and placing orders based on eligibility criteria and portfolio concentration limits using Kafka and Clojure.
  • Worked on ClojureScript UI for internal financial operations teams
  • Prototype the use of Kafka and Clojure in the Funding Circle stack to handle cash-in.
  • Worked on iOS application, taking over from previous external agency and building in-house team.

Acknowledgement Ltd

Developer (Full Stack & iOS)

Feb 2011 – Jun 2013

  • Involved in all aspects of project development, from initial meetings with clients through to planning and development.
  • Facilitated sessions to help team members who are interested in learning Ruby.
  • Worked on EDF Energy Quote & Buy system (
  • Built Content Management Systems for BBC Worldwide, London Jazz Festival and Serious.
  • Facebook applications, including competitions for clients such as Topshop, Windows Phone UK, Credit Suisse and BMW.
  • MTV Cover Shoot iPhone application.
  • HTML email campaign builds for The Guardian and Observer Food Monthly.