Simon Quick

Simon Quick

Software Engineer & Technical Marketer

I have 10 years experience of working on large-scale web applications and e-commerce projects in the UK, EU, US and JAPAC markets. I have written backend services which power multi-million dollar companies and developed websites which reach hundreds of thousands of engaged users per year. I have vast experience leading complex projects from concept to launch, from both a project management and development standpoint. I am comfortable discussing complex technical issues with both engineers and on-technical clients and colleagues. I'm proficient in Python, Flask, Django, PHP, MySQL, HTML/CSS/Javascript, Linux, and Github/Gitlab. I have advanced Excel skills and regularly use JIRA, Salesforce, Google Analytics, Mixpanel, Optimizely, and MailChimp.

$ 80

USD per hour

8

years experience

30

hours available weekly

0

hours worked

WORK AVAILABILITY

Contract work Contract projects
Contract work Full-time employment

SKILLS

Experience

Software Engineer - Sound Shelter

Sound Shelter helps you find your new favourite record. Get an ever-changing list of vinyl records personally picked for you, and buy them from some of the best stores in the world. Technologies used: PHP, Python, Flask, Django, MySQL, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, Jquery, Ubuntu, Fabric, AWS S3, AWS Cloudfront, Digital Ocean Spaces, Twilio API, Sendgrid API, Facebook API, Twitter API, Spotify API, Pinterest API, Mixpanel, Google Analytics, Hotjar, Olark

Integration Engineer - Performance Horizon

Performance Horizon powers the world's largest partner marketing programs, with companies including Expedia, Tripadvisor, Vodafone, Nike, Google and Emirates using our platform to generate billions of dollars in sales across several hundred thousand marketing partners. What I do: - Collaborate with internal and external business teams to design and engineer scalable partner solutions in both pre and post sales. - Help our partners successfully integrate and build on top of our API-driven solutions - Develop in-house tools to enhance efficiencies - Solve complex technical issues and fix bugs - Provide general technical consultation, including on third party tech providers such as Google Analytics and Tag Manager, Adobe Marketing Suite, Tealium, and Branch.io - Develop and improve the technical relationship with our partners Languages used: Python, PHP, MySQL

Sales Engineer - Expedia.com

HomeAway, an Expedia brand, is the world's leading online marketplace for the vacation rental industry, with sites representing over 2 million paid listings in ~190 countries. As a the APAC lead in the software partnership team at HomeAway, I provide technical and commercial solutions that allow partners to leverage HomeAway technology to grow their business. Things I've achieved: - Launched an industry leading Partner program into Australia, giving HomeAway access to tens of thousands of new property listings through revenue share and marketing initiatives. - Helped several hundred property managers successfully integrate with HomeAway APIs and web services enabling them to grow their business on top of HomeAway integration solutions. - Project managed the migration of several hundred property managers to an enhanced integration platform and provided extensive technical consultation to partner engineers. - Engineered an integration batch processing system, turning a daily 6-hour ma