Hello, World! I am

Martin Dunn

and I'm a

Software Developer

About Me

I am a full stack developer with a stronger backend skillset, I have 10 years commercial experience developing a wide range of projects from small brochure websites to heavily bespoke software as a service applications and more. My expertise include Laravel and Magento 2 development.

Check out my blog

Personal Information

From
Newcastle upon Tyne
Email
contact@martindunn.me
Website
martindunn.me

Skills

I love to learn by doing and have developed a strong skillset over the past 10 years. I am always looking to learn something new and improve on what I already know.

List of Skills

Backend
  • Node.js
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Symfony2
  • Laravel
  • Memcached
  • Redis
  • MonogoDB (sharding, replication)
  • Gearman, IronMQ, RabbitMQ, Beanstalkd
  • Magento extension and theme development
    Devops
    • Linux adminstration
    • CI (Jenkins, PHPCI)
    • Docker, Kubernetes
    • Ansible
    • Vagrant
    • Puppet (minor)
    • AWS
      Frontend
      • HTML5
      • CSS3
      • jQuery
      • React, Redux, React Native
      • AngularJS
      • Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, etc.
      • Apache Cordova (mobile app development)
      Misc
      • HHVM and Hack
      • Wordpress plugin and theme development
      • Unit Testing and BDD (Behat, Selenium)
      • Creating and consuming RESTFUL APIs
      • VCS (Mecurial, Git, SVN)
      • Scrum (Agile software development)
      • tessel.io
      • Hubot
      Minor
      • .NET
      • C#
      • Python
      • R
      • Backbone.js, Ember.js
      • Apache Cassandra

      Qualifications and Training

      4th Nov 2011
      Zend Certified PHP 5.3 Engineer logo

      Zend

      Zend Certified PHP 5.3 Engineer

      I sat and passed the Zend PHP Certification examination on 4th Nov 2011. Zend PHP Certification is an industry-wide standard that recognizes PHP expertise and is a measure of distinction.

      25th Jan 2011
      Certified SCRUM Master logo

      Scrum Alliance

      Certified SCRUM Master

      As a Certified Scrum Master I am able to manage and work in agile teams. I have used the Scrum framework for 4 years now and I am a huge evangelist.

      Ongoing
      Certified SCRUM Master logo

      Training and Education

      • Securing Web Applications training SEC-1 (Jan 2012) [more]
      • Zend Framework Fundamentals training Zend (May 2010) [more]
      • 4 A Levels C - A (ICT and Media Studies) Hirst High Sixth Form College (July 2007)
      • 12 GCSE awards B - A* Hirst High School (July 2005)

      Recommendations

      Here's some things people on LinkedIn have said about me.

      Latest Tweet

      "It can sometimes be confusing using Magento's getUrl method in the admin area. I wrote a simple guide to help you o… https://t.co/qOCF01mCYb"

      26th Jun 2018

      Contact me

      If you'd like to more about me or have any questions I would love to hear from you! Get in touch using my email address below.
      contact@martindunn.me