Folaju Oyegbesan

Web Developer

Personal Profile

As a creative, passionate and highly motivated individual, I am looking to secure a position in a reputable organisation, which will enable me to utilise the skills, knowledge and experience I have gained through my working career and academic study.


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Education

Sep 2005 - Jul 2009

University Of Westminster

Sep 2005 - Jul 2009

BSc Software Engineering (1st Class Honours)

Final Year Project: I developed a prototype web American Football fantasy league application modelling the statistics of the players on a normal distribution curve. The project was completed using a Rapid application development methodology and MVC approach with .NET development tools (C#, ASP.NET 3.0, MSSQL Server 2008).

Sep 2003 - May 2005

Thomas Tallis School

Sep 2003 - May 2005

A Levels: Mathematics, Computing, Physics

Sep 1999 - May 2003

Blackheath Bluecoat C of E School

Sep 1999 - May 2003

9 A-C GCSEs (including English, Maths, and Science)

Skills


Work Experience

November 2014 - Present

Freelance

Web Developer

November 2014 - Present

I am currently working as a Freelance Web developer, working on a variety of projects including::

May 2012 - November 2014

Muzicall / Real Networks LTD

Web Developer

May 2012 - November 2014

I was employed as a Frontend Web Developer by Muzicall a leading service provider for mobile carriers and media companies in Europe, best known for its ringback tone (RBT) platform and innovative direct-to-consumer marketing approach to the RBT business. My main duties within this organisation were developing websites and the front end of our mobile application to commercialise the Ringback Tone service with leading mobile operators ( EE, Virgin, Orange, Optimus) using LAMP stack, Symfony 1.4, 2.x, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, Sass. Muzicall was bought over by Real Networks in 2013.

Feb 2010 - May 2012

Lebara Ltd

Web Developer

July 2013 - November 2014

I was employed as a Web Development Executive with one of the leading providers of low-cost international mobile service in the Telecommunications market. My main duties involve:

  • The development and maintenance of the UK and International websites using HTML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery on the on Hybris Enterprise Content Management System.
  • Working with in-house SEO specialists and Agencies to optimize all websites.
  • Using information gathered from Google Analytics to improve user experience across all websites.
  • Implementation of Google Analytics tracking codes in key areas of journey to help visualize abandonment points.
  • Implementation of Google Analytics goals and funnels in key journeys across all websites.

Key Projects:

  • The implementation and development of the Lebara France website is HTML, PHP, MySQL, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery Migration of all Lebara websites from a LAMP network to the Hybris Enterprise Content Management System.

Nov 2009 - Feb 2010

Speedster-IT Ltd

Web Developer

Nov 2009 - Feb 2010

I was employed as a Web Developer for a leading provider of IT support, managed hosting and web development services. Responsibilities included development and maintenance of web applications and websites using the following languages: PHP/MySQL. ASP.NET, C#, MSSQL Server, HTML, CSS and the testing and debugging of developed in-house web applications.

Aug 2007 - Mar 2009

Speedster-IT Ltd

Network Engineer/Helpdesk Technician

Aug 2007 - Mar 2009

I was employed as a Network Engineer/Helpdesk Technician for a leading provider of IT support, managed hosting and web development services. Responsibilities included building and maintenance of desktops within the Windows environment, configuration and maintenance of Windows servers, My responsibilities also included installations of new servers onto a managed Data Centre Network, management and support of Microsoft Exchange servers and providing onsite IT support.


INTERESTS

In my spare time, I passionately pursue my interest in photography, exploring various projects to express my creativity. I also enjoy watching and participating in a variety of sports, which include weight training and running.


REFERENCES

Available upon request