|I am Andy Pook.
For work I am a contract software developer. Mainly in the backend with C#, dotnet Core, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, api's and various datastores.
For fun, I am a competition Skydiver. A member of the UK national team, representing Team GB at various World Championships.
Game [Contract Developer]
2019-Mar - 2019-Nov / Digital Transformation project
Integrating legacy systems (JDA, WebSphere) with new Product Information Management system (Akeneo, Algolia). CSharp in dotnetcore, with docker, Kafka.
Created build system with Bitbucket/Bamboo. Ensured consistency, testing, versioning across all libraries and services.
Created app framework to simplify creation of services (logging, metrics, config etc) and producing/consuming events on Kafka and IBM MQ.
tech: dotnet Core, csharp, Docker, Kafka, messaging, SOAP