Design

Syrum
Project type: Facebook API game for healthcare industry
Skills: Facebook API; PHP (AMFPHP; SMARTY templates); Flash Builder 4 (FLEX) AIR 2.0; MySQL DB; Photoshop; Illustrator, ZEND
Description: this Facebook application involved designing a user interface (UI) and then designing a set of masks based on the agency’s storyboard. A third party developer designed the PHP gateway and the assigned task was to design and build a Flex app to interface with this PHP API gateway. The objective of the game was to help new companies understand how pharmaceutical drugs are brought to market.
My Homefiles
Project type: iOS App
Skills: Storyboarding, Objective C, User Interface (UI), SQLlite
Description: This was based on the Fairshare project explained below. A simple app to control the household expenditure (bills – e.g. internet, electricity, gas and water).

Google Web Designer/Doubleclick studio development project
Project type: Animated dynamic banners
Skills: Google Web Designer, PHP HTML5 CSS3
Description: Our Team designed and animated 3 banners (MPU, Leaderboard and Skyscraper) In Google Web Designer, then made the images and text interchangeable in a custom created backend management interface.
microtopix
Project type: microtopix is an urgent care medical dictionary
Skills: Balsamiq, Axure, Objective C, REST API, JSON, XML, OO PHP, MVC (CodeIgniter)
Description: microtopix is an information reference source designed and developed to satisfy the
immediate needs of Urgent Care Clinicians during consultations, or the
moments between patient consultations.
Fairshare
Project type: Website and mobile app
Skills: OO PHP; Fuel (CodeIgniter); JavaScript; JQuery,HTML; CSS3; MySQL; CentOS; Photoshop
Description: This CMS system based on the PHP FUEL-CodeIgniter framework system which allows users to control a whole website and the data inside it.
Drupal Development Project
Project type: Drupal eCommerce Website
Skills: Drupal, eCommerce, Drupal kickstart, PHP
Description: Greenfield project. Existing system was written in Typo3. Client decided a complete rewrite was in order. Worked on the front-end Drupal theme. Worked on the backend development for various modules (email configuration, prescription lenses/contact lenses). Very client facing role - had to sit down and meet with the business owners regularly. Did some R&D into the creation of a special add-on device for the iPAD for the people to test their eye sight.
Ferrero
Project type: Adobe FLEX (Flash Builder 4.6) Project
Skills: Flex, Adobe (AIR), Objected Oriented Programming (OOP)
Description: Created a set of templates for companies such as BP, IBM and Ferrero, where via one app and one ‘campaign’ they could produce templates by one click of a menu button with no further design expertise needed.
Vickerstock
Project type: Flash Banner Ads
Skills: Flash, Actionscript 2, Photoshop, XHTML, MySQL, clickTag
Description: The task was to design and build a series of Flash banner advertisements for the Motor Sports/ Aviation Recruitment arena.
Stredia
Project type: Customised PHP CMS
Skills: OO PHP, CodeIgniter, MySQL, cPanel, PLESK, Wordpress, ZEND
Description: Our team had to analyse existing project, become familiar with it's code (not written in OO PHP) and to repair/firefight elements of the code, and improve the overall structure (make it object oriented) and improve database speed and efficiency. Their existing blog site was written in WordPress and this also had to be taken care of.
Medictionary
Project type: eLearning iOS App
Skills: Balsamiq Wireframing tool, Objective C, REST API
Description: iOS app (eventually got it to sync up with the microtopix app). The purpose of the app was to provide eLearning type questions (multiple choice, drop down, free form answers) based on the microtopix app (also developed by team members).
Philips ReAura
Project type: Corporate website + Blog
Skills: Flash Builder (FLEX) Project, After Effects, Flash Video
, ActionScript 3, Flash Builder, Brightcove Media Server, Flash Remoting, hand coded JavaScript Widgets, XML, CSV
Description: The objective was to match all the wireframes and to integrate them into the Philips Flash Hub according to their directives. All videos were configured and hosted on Brightcove. We had to implement a central admin panel (on our dedicated server) linked to Tumblr API so that all posts from Facebook or Twitter could be viewed and added to the sites official blog.
Landing Pages
Project type: Dynamic website
Skills: Bootstrap, Wordpress, HTML5 CSS3, PHP, JavaScript, Creative suite.
Description: Creation of individual sites for the Satisfactionscript team members. Sites were created with mobile and tablet devices in mind, so we employed a forward thinking, dynamic approach that will make them work equally well on desktop and handheld devices.
Glenfiddich
Project type: Flash AS3 PointRoll Competition Microsite
Skills: PointRoll, Media Kitchen, Eye Blaster, Flashtalking, Illustrator, AS2/AS3, PHP, CS5
Description: We were provided with access to the PointRoll API and given a set of designs in Illustrator, along with the AS3 components toolkit and our task was to produce a set of media assets (Polite Ads, Expandable banner ads, rollover ads etc.) plus to prepare, convert and load dynamically videos into the Flash files for campaigns for two of their main customers - Glenfiddich and Purina. The end products had to be dynamically called from their existing PHP based websites.
Stay clued
Project type: 100% Flash website + CMS
Skills: Flash, PHP
Description: 100% Flash based application with CMS backend dealing with items such as Flash advertisements, fashion carousel and Flash based online store. Using the designs and specification provided the task was to make this function inside the Flash environment using Flash Remoting to create the RIA.
Diabetes Matters
Project type: Flash Video Authoring System
Skills: PHP (ZEND; SMARTY templates); ZEND; NetBEANS; Flash Actionscript 2; Jenkins; SQL Server Management Studio (2008), Photoshop, JavaScript, Google Analytics (UK), WebTrends (DE), CSS; JIRA; SOAP/REST web services
Description: Worked as part of a 16 member team in Frankfurt, Germany to assist in the building of a CMS Authoring System named AIR2 (written in Typo3). Site was very large and going to accommodate millions of potential users across the world from pharmaceutical giants to household consumers. A very professional and secure registration (according to whether they were a doctor order processing environment, logging in and registration environment had to be set up. Used continuous integration methods (Jenkins). HTML5 (including video streaming) and CSS3.
Julian Lennon
Project type: Flash Animation Website
Skills: Photoshop, Illustrator, PHP, AS2, PHP ZEND, Logic, SVN, Facebook API, MySpace, Adobe AIR, Flash ActionScript 3
Description: We were handed a set of wireframes complete with graphics from the Digital Design Agency and the task was to build an animated musical website to represent the different areas of Julian’s interest – including charity links, live music dates, online shop where people could purchase music, either from his or his father John’s collection. We also had to write and execute scripts for the backend of the site, which was controlled by HyperLaunch CMS (based on the ZEND framework).
Tetley
Project type: DoubleClick Flash Game Microsite
Description: Task was to help produce a DoubleClick (API owned by Google) to produce an advertising campaign for Tetley. We were provided with all of the graphical assets and my task was to build the campaign according to their storyboard. The central element of the campaign was a Flash AS2 ‘sugar cube’ game.
NHS
Project type: RemoteAssist ReverseVNC Client Server Connection
Skills: PHP
Description: The task was to build a reverse VNC (something similar to GoToMyPC, LogMeIn, TeamViewer) connection software kit (client app plus server side services) using the Flex fvnc library. The plan was to implement a secure VNC connection that would comply with ISO9001 certification ( login procedures, logging facilities etc.), so that the NHS could accept incoming support requests from their registered tech support people to take remote control of the doctors machines and provide updates/troubleshooting/advice.
HAVAS Media
Project type: 100% Flash website + CMS
Skills: AS3, HTML, JavaScript, SEO, Photoshop, PHP, MySQL, CMS, iPlayer
Description: Responsibilities were to step in and fire fight the project, putting in as many hours as possible in the shortest timeframe to produce the website with deep links and SEO capabilities (via SWFAddress, SWFEvent, TweenLite) based on a revolutionary design.
Shell V-Power
Project type: Touchscreen kiosks for Shell Petroleum Inc.
Skills: Flash Actionscript 3, FlashDevelop IDE, Photoshop, XML, audio/video, wireframes, Stage3D, GIT, MANTIS,
Description: Overall aim of project was to produce a Flash application for touchscreen kiosks for Shell. We were responsible for skinning the UI and styling and animating all of the Flash components for the touchscreen (hotspots, interactive XML menus). Source versioning control was in the form of a GIT repository and bug tracking tool we used was MANTIS.
BBC
Project type: Touchscreen animation kiosk
Skills: Flash Actionscript 3, FlashDevelop IDE, Photoshop, XML, audio/video, wireframes, Stage3D, GIT, MANTIS,
Description: Because it had to be touch screen, particular care had to be taken with memory management issues. The animation was of a DHOW (large ship built in the Middle East) and the user was able to rotate the ship about it’s horizontal or vertical axes.