Lewis Cowles

Owner, Senior Digital Architect

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationBasildon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsWebsite Developer - Software Engineer

Projects

Skills

  • Embedded Development
  • Linux
  • Project Management
  • SQL
  • Wordpress
  • Server Administration
  • PHP Oop/mvc
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • Infrastructure
  • Html Mobile Responsive Design
  • Python Development
  • Cloud
  • Docker
  • PHP Technical Architect
  • IOT

Work history

Currently

Owner & Senior Digital Architect

Codesign2

Mar 2012
  • * Led to numerous occurrences of 200% and more measured increase in productivity by item volume, leading to revenue increases ?* Unravelled technical lingo, to translate solutions from business goals, to achieved success ?* Transitioned teams from Waterfall can-kicking, to Agile, goal-oriented, inclusive environments ?* Scoped, Investigated, Designed, Communicated and Delivered over 50 projects in 3 years, to 12 different markets ?* Quoted, Advised and delivered on projects used by departments of Government ?* Grown a business from a one-man band to multi-person team, delivering agile projects ?* Migrated, and integrated with a range of solutions from many different vendors. ?* Strategized automation & work-flow to allow me to replace the team I grew, work less hours and increase my margins. ?* Often found instrumental in transitioning from previous solutions that are “problematic”, to innovative and new developments, integrations to deliver maximum value for investment

2014

CTO & Dev Lead

Smart-iso Ltd

Jan 2013 - Feb 2014
  • * Initially provided services as digital architect & dev lead, due to performance was brought in on retainer as CTO *? Increased software quality by reducing lines of code, whilst adding functionality ?* Helping to document, improve and maintain an undocumented legacy system ?* Helping to transform communications and outcomes with stakeholders ?* Instrumental in implementing product backlog, and ensuring sprint-cycles of ~1 month for previous waterfall team *? Assisted in client on-boarding, communications and meetings, including using Spanish skills to successfully onboard a client & investor

Education

2007

Multimedia Systems Design

Anglia Ruskin University

Aug 2005 - Aug 2007
  • DipHE (Level4) Web Design, Programming, Project Management, Languages & Design including 2D, 3D & Interactive media