Energetic, but laid-back. Personable and relatable. A mesh of technical nous, and real-world understanding; filling that void between developer and project owner.
HTML, JS, CSS, jQuery
.NET, SQL, mercurual HG
Handlebars / Mustache
RESTful APIs & SOAP
Addicted to Trello
Project & People Management
Coffee enthusiast (V60 please)
Yoga, cycling, swimming
Backpacking the world
Grew and ran a dev team while scaling a product from 2 to 30 customers. Implemented new source control (hg), development processes, ticketing system, and prioritization of features (quality > cash).
Spent a year courshurfing through Asia. Meeting many people, and opening my mind to a myriad of new experiences. Check the blog: www.jonolewis.com
Full Stack DeveloperJul 2015 to Current IQ New Zealand － Los Angeles, CA
Prepped large Management System for US market (Imperial UOM, Sales Tax, Currency). Integrated Izenda reporting tool. Working scoping right through to development.
.NET Stack, SQL Server, Azure
HTML, CSS, JS, jQuery, Handlebars, Mustache
Development ManagerApr 2013 to Dec 2014 IQ New Zealand － Wellington, New Zealand
Directed dev team as we pushed an in-house application to the global market. Vastly reduced bugs in release. Overhauled support process to gain improvements in turn around time, comms, and customer satisfaction.
Devised long-term R&D plans to facilitate growth. Shipped product to support ten-fold increase in customer base. Managed 10 employees.
International trade shows
Project management, Technical Scoping
Team growth, Hiring, Staff Management
Web Developer / Team LeadJul 2009 to Apr 2013 Paloma Technology － Wellington, New Zealand
Moved quickly from Junior to Technical Lead within a few years. Learned to relate technical projects to the real-word, and developed a passion for shipping quality end-products.
Highly praised by customers as being someone who could be relied upon to deliver.
.NET Stack (VB.NET, SQL Server)
HTML, CSS, JS, AJAX
English teaching for one month for a non-profit in rural Cambodia. OBT Chiro Village. https://jonolewis.com/2015/03/11/living-like-a-local/
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science, Software Engineering2009Wellington Institute of Technology － Wellington, New ZealandCompleted Diploma in Software Engineering, graduating with an A+ average, and awarded top of class.