Hi, I'm

Francis Adediran

Here's what I've done so far


Perfect Channel
Senior Developer

2017 - Present

Perfect Channel are experts in creating intelligent, enterprise-level auction and trading technologies. Customers include Christie's, Lloyds of London, TMX Group (Agriclear) and Fonterra (Global Diary Trade).

Totaljobs Group
Software Developer

Jan 2017 - June 2017

Totaljobs.com is one of the UK's leading jobs boards, attracting around 6 million jobseekers every month on the hunt for one of 110,000 live job ads the site carries at any one time

  • Developed for and maintained the company's enterprise architecture platform. Technologies used include .NET Web API, SQL Server, AngularJS and TypeScript.
  • Green field project making use of a service based architecture and a single page web application.
  • Created various product integrations for services such as SharePoint, Azure AD and Office 365.
  • Responsible for all aspects of DevOps. This included implementing a release management pipeline using TFS and hosting on the Azure platform.
  • Implemented unit testing using MSTest and Moq.
  • Implemented acceptance testing using Coded UI Tests.
  • Team of 6 developers that employed an agile approach using the Scrum framework. This included code reviews and continuous deployment.

Ticketmaster Inc. (LiveNation)
Software Developer

April 2016 - Dec 2016

DC Thomson Family History is a world leader in online genealogy. The company own brands such as FindMyPast and Genes Reunited. These brands have over 18 million registered users and provide access to over 1.8 billion genealogy records.

  • Developed for and maintained a host of brand web sites. All of the web sites were public facing, high traffic and high volume. Technologies used include .NET MVC and SQL Server.
  • Involved in a mixture of green and brown field projects and developments.
  • Experience with multiple ORMs including Entity Framework and NHibernate.
  • Emphasis on database and code optimization and performance.
  • Implemented unit testing using MSpec and Rhino Mocks.
  • Implemented acceptance testing using Selenium.
  • Team of 5 developers that employed an agile approach using the Scrum framework. This included test driven development, pair programming and continuous deployment.

Fund Assist
Senior Developer
.NET Developer

Nov 2014 - Feb 2016

Pelagon provide a web based activity management platform for digital marketing agencies. Clients include the worldwide advertising agencies McCann and DDB.

  • Originally hired as a .NET Developer, progressed to become a Senior Developer.
  • Developed for and maintained the company's activity management platform. Technologies used include .NET MVC, .NET Web Forms and SQL Server.
  • Involved in the complete redesign of the platform from the ground up to make use of newer technologies. This included a service based architecture and a single page AJAX UI using JQuery.
  • Created mobile UI with responsive design for new platform. This involved researching the available mobile technologies at the time, such as the first generation of smart phones.
  • Implemented unit testing using MSTest.
  • Implemented acceptance testing using Coded UI Tests.
  • Team of 6 developers that employed an agile approach using the Scrum framework. This included code reviews and continuous deployment.

Buy4now Ltd
Development and Support Team Leader
Web and Database Developer

2004 - 2007

Interactive Prospect Targeting is the UK's leading online direct marketing solutions provider. The company own brands such as MyOffers and Quiz Factor.

  • Originally hired as a summer intern, progressed to become a Web and Database Developer and then a Development and Support Team Leader.
  • Developed for and maintained a host of brand web sites. All of the web sites were public facing, high traffic and high volume. Technologies used include .NET Web Forms, classic ASP and SQL Server.
  • Emphasis on database and code optimization and performance.
  • Involved in the company's migration to the .NET platform. This included the redevelopment of applications and internal admin tools using .NET Web Forms and the adoption of new coding and automated testing standards.
  • As Development and Support Team leader I was responsible for leading a team of 5 developers. My duties included the break down and organization of development tasks for the team.

Projects: Smyth Toys Superstores Woodies DIY Elverys Sports Heatons Stores

Skills & Expertise


Top Skills

.NET
10+ years

Web Development
10+ years

Agile & Craftsmanship
3 years

Other Skills

C# Web API React AWS Agile TDD DevOps NHibernate SQL Server Couchbase1 HTML JavaScript TypeScript CSS Sass Bootstrap Gulp Git MSpec MSTest Selenium Scrum YouTrack

Education


BA (Hons) Computer Science & Business
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

2006 - 2010

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