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John Mee

Senior Computer Programmer

 Intelligent, experienced, versatile, and communicative computer geek. Vast experience designing, building, and administering web applications, databases, and systems.

 My Services

  • Web application development
  • Web API development
  • Database design and data manipulation
  • Lean Startup development
  • Technical lead

John was a thoroughly enjoyable fellow to work with and an invaluable source of skill and knowledge. He vigorously works his way to the core of each task, thus ensuring a well thought out and efficient solution. His many years of experience are obvious in what is the most beautiful and readable code I have ever seen. I hope to work with him again in the future.

Daniel Bradley - Staff Programmer - Copyright Agency Limited

John would be an asset to any organisation.

Russell Ayling - Technical Manager - Roads and Traffic Authority

Education

M.I.T. (Web Technologies)

Macquarie University, Australia 2003 - 2004

B.App.Sc. (Computing)

University Of Technology, Sydney, Australia 1987 - 1991

Higher School Certificate

James Ruse Agricultural High School 1986

Awards

16th Annual Webby Awards

Religion & spirituality, Winner 2012

15th Annual Webby Awards

Religion & spirituality, Honoree 2011

High Distinctions

Database Applications Development
XML Technologies
Programming Principles
Computer Networks
Distributed Systems

Employment

Founder

Programmer For Hire Nov 2011 - Present

A menagerie of one-to-two person projects for clientele across Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne.

Senior Staff Developer

Dolby Laboratories Feb 2011 - Oct 2011

Rebuilt Application Programming Interface for the Dolby Axon (VOIP) Network in Python/Django. Maintained public facing website in PHP/MySQL.

Technical Lead

Youthworks Feb 2009 - Feb 2011

Startup a content and social networking website resembling Facebook but for youth just 8 to 17 years of age.

Backend Skills

 Python

 PHP

 Ruby

 MySQL

 Postgresql

XML/XSLT

JSON/AJAX

FrontEnd Skills

 HTML5

 CSS3/Less

 Javascript

Team Skills

 Debian & Ubuntu

Apache Administration

 Git

Requirements Analysis

Technical Communication

Portfolio

fervr.net screenshot

Lead Developer of Webby Award winning website, youth magazine, social network, and online store.

               

Dolby Axon

Rewrote the Dolby Axon API service sustaining 50,000 distributed VOIP desktop clients; also update and maintain the public (download & register) website.

       

Carlson Marketing

CBA Credit Card

Sole technical responsibility for securing, maintaining, and publishing to the Commonwealth Rewards Website.

     

Event Ticketing

Loud Event splash

Event online ticket sales and promotional website for the "LOUD Event" playing at the Sydney Entertainment Center and periodic 'Rice' events at the Wesley Theatre.

             

Roads and Traffic Authority

M5East PM10 Graph

Record live data feeds and publish direct to the public website; detect and raise alarms upon exceedance of court ordered pollution targets.

       

Programmer For Hire

Plot of trading returns

Leveraged Amazon EC2 and S3 to brute-force the backtesting of stock market trading ideas.

       

Team Player

Genworth Logo

Key contributor in ten person $1.5M 'Valcentral' project. Business analyst and industry data exchange and transformation expert.

       

Employee Review System

Workstar Logo

A complete intranet application to review and track employee performance for a major road construction contractor.

       

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Locate Me

Home Manly NSW Australia

Contact Me

Mobile 0403 998 333

Email resume@johnmee.com

Website / Blog johnmee.com