38 Granada Road, Denton,
Manchester, M34 2LJ
Tel: 0777 600 1697
Date of birth: 4th October 1984 Nationality: British
2007 Oracle University: Oracle Database 10g - Program with PL/SQL
Professional instructor lead course. Skills to develop, execute and manage PL\SQL stored
program units like procedures, functions, packages and database triggers.
2003-2007 University of Manchester:
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Industrial Experience 2:1
Course modules covered a high level of practical and theoretical skills over a broad range of
computer science topics. Practical lab work using Windows XP/Linux.
Taken a course in Professional Issues to satisfy BCS/IEE accreditation.
1996-2003 Altrincham Grammar School for Boys
A levels: General Studies (B), Geography (B), Mathematics (B), Physics (A)
GCSE’s: 11 (6A*, 3A, 1B, 1D) with Maths (A*) and English (A)
Achieved numerous Commendations and Awards in a succession of years.
Received Bronze Certificate in ‘UK Senior Mathematical Challenge’ 2001.
Portfolio available at www.jonathanhaslam.co.uk
2012-Present Cuckoo Design, Salford Full Time
Senior Web Developer.
WordPress CMS websites.
Responsive jQuery Mobile touch websites.
MAMP development environment. Mac and Photoshop.
HTML newsletter emails, Pure360.
Corporate client Profile pages on Facebook.
2009-2012 Inventive IT - Manchester Web Design , Manchester Full Time
Web Developer/Software Developer. Technologies including PHP, xHTML/CSS,
FBML/FBJS, Screen Scraping, MySQL, ASP, cpanel, jQurery, Anite CMS, Textpattern CMS,
Windows development environment. MS SQL Server, Visual Studio.
Projects include work with RS Components, Thomson Al Fresco, LateRooms, Red Sea
Holidays, Thomas Cook, Post Office and Facebook Apps.
Competitor Price Comparison. Java Screen Scraping and .Net console applications.
Exposure to Flash, SEO, and Google Analytics.
Agile Scrum development methodology.
2008-2009 Fast Web Media, Manchester (Microsoft subsidiary) Full Time
Web Developer/Programmer. Open Source LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)
Expanded commercial experience of my placement year. Clients including Carling, Barclays,
Premier League, Football Pools, Sportech, 4thegame and Nationwide Football.
Working within demanding deadlines on live high impact websites. Carling.com alone has
680,000 users, receives over 13,000 hits per day and has over 109,000 indexed pages.
HTML, xHTML, CSS: Expert knowledge in cross browser compatibility, legacy IE6
compatibility and Table based emails. Adherence to W3C mark up validation.
XML, XSL: Content creation from feed data, Database entries.
PHP 4/5: Backend processing, registration/login forms, competition entry, swear filter.
MySQL: Storing user details, logging competition entries.
Apache: Virtual hosts, page redirects, Preg function replacement, .htaccess restriction.
Experience in DVD authoring.
2008-2011 Ming Dynasty, Trafford Part time
Computer Technician. Website design and maintenance.
2006-Present Buffet Metro, Manchester Part time
Computer Technician. Website maintenance. EPOS hardware acquisitions and software setup.
Remote backup. Around the clock out of hours support. CCTV network installation.
2003-Present Emerald, Warrington Part time
EPOS hardware acquisitions and software setup. Remote backup.
2007-2008 Generis Technology (Landis+Gyr) Full time
Worked in development and support teams. Worked with industrial clients including Centria,
E.on Energy, Powergen, Scottish & Southern Energy, Scottish Power and Siemens.
File flow management to millions of end users. Experiences in PL/SQL, VB, ASP.
2005-2006 Fast Web Media, Manchester Industrial Placement
Web development/Technical support. Client base including Coors, EuroNews, Football
Conference, Football League, Football Writers Association, Grolsch, Scorecaster, Soccerex.
Bulk emailing to millions of subscribers worldwide.
1998-2009 Jade Garden, Reddish Part time
Computer Technician. Maintaining network of backup servers and front end EPOS laptops.
Caterer’s Assistant. Taking orders in premises and over the telephone.
Driver. Delivery to both residential and business locations.
Proficient typist, MS Windows XP/Vista/7, Ubuntu, Mac OS, MS Office, Open Office, PL/SQL
Developer, Firefox Web Developer Toolbar, IE Tester, Gimp Image Manipulation, FileZilla,
ExamDiff, Windows Grep, Adobe Browser Lab, Screen-Scraper Enterprise, BrowserStack.
Full UK driving licence, clean.
Fluent in spoken Cantonese.
Brown Belt 2nd Kyu Shukokai Karate.
Interests and Activities
Computers - Gaming, building/repair of computers and home networking. Helping friends and family
resolve computer related problems.
Animals - Pet lover, tending to cats, rabbits, tropical fish, shrimps, terrapins, sea-monkeys.
Travelling - Well travelled, visited many countries in Asia: China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan,
Korea, Thailand, Macau to name a few. Participated in an Anglo-Chinese school exchange
program to Shanghai, China, sponsored by Chinese Satellite channel TVB.
Car enthusiast - Fan of 'moderately fast' cars, dabbling in car modifications and conventions.
Worked with a variety of charity groups: Cancer Research UK, Barnardo’s and NSPCC.
Hold a 'World Challenge Expedition' certificate, awarded for leadership and team working skills
and the demonstration of both endurance and determination to transform poverty stricken parts of
South America, helping to build schools in shanty towns: Venezuela 2001.
IT assistant technician in secondary school.
Referees available on request