Hello I'mAshley Clarke

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about me

I'm Ashley

I am a graduate of Staffordshire University, and currently a Software Engineer / Web Developer at Intergral GmbH located in Germany.

I particularly enjoy writing code with PHP, Laravel, Node, Vue.js. I am also interested in the devops space working with AWS and Docker.

Skills

HTML

CSS

PHP

Laravel

NodeJS

AngularJS

VueJS

10

Open Source Packages

9293

Package Downloads

554

Package Stars

My Résumé

Education

2012 - 2016

Bachelor's Degree - Staffordshire University

I studied BSc (Hons) Web Programming, and graduated with a 2:1. I studied for 3 years and took and took an internship with Intergral between my 2nd and 3rd years.

2009 - 2012

College (A Levels) - South West Bristol Post 16 Centre

I studied Maths, Computing, Physics, Graphic Products, and Photography.

2004 - 2009

Secondary School (GCSEs) - Bedminster Down Secondary School

I passed with 9 A*-C grades including Maths, English and Science.

Experience

June 2016 - Present

Software Engineer - Intergral GmbH

After completing my degree, I moved back to Germany and continued to work for Intergral full-time. This time with more of an infrastructure focus, building microservices and deploying applications to AWS etc.

July 2014 - March 2016

Web Developer Intern - Intergral GmbH

As an intern at Intergral working in Germany, I worked on building a software as a service version of the company's flag ship product, FusionReactor. After completing my internship in August 2015, I immediately continued to work for Intergral part-time in the UK while I continued my studies.

September 2013 - May 2014

Web Developer - Rich Media LTD

I worked for Rich Media part-time while at University, I worked on client projects in both plain PHP and using the Laravel framework.

My Expertise

Web Development

I have experience with both frontend and backend technology stacks. Using languages & frameworks such as Vue, Angular, PHP, Laravel, Node, Express.

API development

I have built JSON based REST APIs, and wrote libraries that interact with APIs.

Testing & Continuous Integration

I have experience with testing (unit & integration) with tools such as PHPUnit, and using systems like Jenkins and TravisCI.

DevOps

I am familiar with docker, building micro-services, deploying applications on AWS.

Databases

I have worked with relation databases such as MySQL and Postgres, I have also worked with MongoDB and Elasticsearch.

Scalable Architecture

I have built stateless applications that can be horizontally scaled under a loadbalancer.