Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. - Leonardo da Vinci
Daniel Wardin - Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Developer, Web Designer, Consultant
2012-2016 Computer Science (MEng) - University of Manchester
2010-2012 St. Columbs College - Londonderry, Northern Ireland
2005-2012 Immaculate Conception College - Londonderry, Northern Ireland
English - Native proficiency
Polish - Native proficiency
German - Elementary proficiency
Focused on providing clients with a service to enhance their product listings on Google merchant center by modifying their data in an optimal way.
I am responsible for creating the product and it's architecture. I work all around the system from UI related work to back end Big Data style processing in C++. I oversee all major changes to the system to make sure everything is scalable and extensible.
Peer Assisted Study Scheme is a prestigious programme where older students are involved in facilitating younger students to help them with their studies and coursework.
Me and my partner are responsible for facilitating the learning of 8 1st year students. We provide them with course insight and help them solve problems with their current knowledge but our help is not limited to just the course but also to student life and any other issues they may have.
Most of my work is on Kofax TotalAgility which is a world class Capture Enabled Business Process Management platform for large business. It allows the client to automatically capture information from physical documents, perform tasks automatically if possible and speed up their operations.
Websites, programs, apps, consultancy and graphics design amongst others.
The work is usually via word of mouth and done around my studies and work.
I am the graphic designer for the society being responsible for event posters and flyers along with other banners and adverts.
Student scheme organised by Google where students propose ideas to mentoring companies and compete amongst other students around the world to get one of the few places available for each mentoring company. It is a rigorous process which lasts months before accepted students are announced. The development process is no easier with milestones being set and reviews being collected from the mentors.
I have successfully completed the scheme by proposing and developing a GitHub Issues Management System plugin for the Xamarin IDE. I was mentored by Mono who are responsible for open source cross platform implementation of .NET.
24 hour Hackathon held at the University of Manchester by the Game Development society. Me and my team mate designed a game called Hawk in XNA 3.0 which was a 3D game locked into a 2D plane with the aim of shooting down other planes with your own plane. I was responsible for graphic design and coding whilst my friend composed a suitable soundtrack to accompany the game play. We won the Most Addictive Game Award.
We have been a few months into our first year of study during this competition and we competed and beat students from all years.
Work experience in college for a week which led to a summer placement after just having turned 15. I got offered a University sponsorship after my placement and have been back every summer and Christmas ever since.
I have worked all around the system from back end to front end to databases and web-services. I have also been exposed to QA testing.
Single day of testing the DogFighter game with a tournament to finish the day.
Responsible for taking care of dogs and cats while the owners are away on holidays. Duties include walking, feeding and cleaning the animals.
I have developed a system to manage all their records about animals and clients with a birds eye view of the kennels layout to provide an easy way of assigning animals to their pens.
Received highest marks in Northern Ireland for my work in Double Award ICT A Level and GCSE. In that year only 3 people in the whole country managed to get highest at both qualification levels in any subject.