Alex Collins
Technical Leadership and Architecture
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Services

Technical Leadership

Established management and communication skills from ten years of experience successfully leading technical teams developing enterprise Java applications in delivering project on time and on budget.

Technical Architecture

A track record of excellent design and architectural experience delivering low latency, high volume, high-availability online transaction processing systems and trading systems for the largest clients in the UK IT sector.

About

A driven, dedicated, hands-on team leader, technical leader and architect.

Languages and Frameworks

Java (JEE, JAX, JPA, Spring Boot, Hibernate, JDBC, JNI, JUnit, TestNG, JMeter, Gatling), Groovy/Grails, TCL/TK, Ruby, TCP/IP, HTTP, XML, JSON, REST, SOAP, HTML5, JavaScript/jQuery, CSS3

Databases

DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Informix, Oracle, MongoDB, Hazelcast

Containers and Operating Systems

Kubernetes, Docker, UNIX, Linux (RHEL, Cent-OS, Ubuntu), OS-X, Windows Server

Application Servers

Tomcat, JBoss, Jetty

Tools

Maven, Ant, Hudson, Jenkins, CruiseControl, Git, SVN, CVS, Puppet, Vagrant, JIRA, Trac, RT, Bugzilla, Drupal, WordPress

Process

Agile (Scrum/Kanban), TDD, BDD, UML


I've lived in London since 2002.

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