Dermot Dooley

Front end developer
Dublin, Ireland
Skills
Web development SASS CSS HTML Javascript Node.js Git Email development and templating Angular.js JQuery Gulp Grunt Git Photoshop Imgix Tachyons CSS framework Sketch app Ionic Framework Firebase Exponent.js Invision Prototyping

Interests

sport

I love sport, especially football. I organise and play astro football every week. I also play squash whenever possible.

Tech

I’m a big fan of new tech. I have multiple Raspberry Pi’s running projects. Currently trying to setup a solar driven Pi operated shed weather station.

Other

Other interests include motorcycles, books, audiobooks, podcasts and most recently some carpentry.

BACKGROUND
job Experience
April 2013 - Present
Cartrawler.com - Dublin, Ireland
Front end developer
  • Progressed from partner microsite development to front end for R&D department.
  • Assisted implementation of microsite switch over to single dedicated framework and libraries.
  • Full ownership of two main B2C brand websites: www.holidayautos.com and www.arguscarhire.com .
  • Redeveloped both B2C brands to modern designs, optimised performances and implemented Contentful integration.
  • Developed early prototype for B2C brands mobile apps.
  • Manage and monitor weekly deployments, liaising between departments, QA and web team.
  • Co-run weekly stand-ups between multiple departments to help organise weekly priority strategy.
  • Maintain, develop and optimise extensive suite of system emails sent from Cartrawler and its partners.
Tools frequently used:
Play Java Framework Git enkins Graylog Node jQuery HTML5 SASS Tachyons Gulp Photoshop XML Jira
April 2010 - April 2013
Web developer

As part of a the Professional Services department, I helped deliver Terminalfours Enterprise scale Content Management System for medium to large scale companies and organisation​s. Working with designers, business analysts, project managers and clients on multiple projects, at any given time, I worked under tight deadlines on multiple projects in the many different stages in their development process.

Tools used:
T4 CMS jQuery JavaScript HTML CSS Photoshop HTTrack
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March 2008 - July 2010
Web developer

I was first employed for the CustomerMinds company website, but this position was then made permanent. The company required a full time developer to create/maintain microsites, websites, onl​ine competitions, petitions, event invites, ecards and anything else required by the clients for their online marketing. The work consisted of dealing with multiple teams/projects consecutively and maintaining excellent client relationships.

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edu Education
2014 - 2017
MSc Creative Digital Media

Modules included covering areas in prototyping, product design, UX / UI and mobile programming. The course culminated in a major project encompassing the complete product lifecycle of an app. The app I developed was called DMALBIT which combines Tinder like functionality with fashion selfies. It is available in beta on the Google Play store.

Tools used:
Ionic framework Angular Node Firebase Exponent.js Sketch app Gulp Git
2006 - 2007
BSc (honours) Multimedia in computer programming

Major project involved implementing the ‘Monte-Carlo method’ mathematical algorithm with a Javascript generated display model simulating the flocking effect of fictional creatures called boids.

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2003 - 2006
BSc Multimedia in computer programming

An introduction to computer programming and multimedia. This course developed a strong foundation in several different language and types of different media.

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2000 - 2003
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering/div>

Modules included covering areas in prototyping, product design, UX / UI and mobile programming. The course culminated in a major project encompassing the complete product lifecycle of an app. The app I developed was called DMALBIT which combines Tinder like functionality with fashion selfies. It is available in beta on the Google Play store.

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