Skimlinks

Senior Developer – March 2009 to February 2010

For the multiple award winning affiliate marketing company Skimlinks I was brought on as the company’s third full-time developer and second sysadmin.

  • Systems administration for full server suite, spread over four data centres on two continents

  • Development and deployment of Amazon EC2 images and instances, including load balancing

  • Introduction and configuration of Nagios-based system monitoring

  • Lead responsibility for central new platforms.

  • Other required systems & APIs

  • Introduction and maintenance of milestone/ticket-based development lifecycle

  • Reviewing, interviewing and hiring further developers

  • Being a point of contact for third party technical departments.