Software + Skydiving

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Headshot 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.

Recent work

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

See CV for my full work history