Hi, I'm Joseph.

I am an independent IT consultant working with businesses across the UK.

I have 10 years commercial experience working in IT and management, from launching my web development business in 2008 and now working primarily on testing large-scale IT programmes.

My specialisms

QA and testing

  • QA approach
  • Risk assessments
  • Test design & scripting
  • Test execution
  • Agile testing

Web development

  • Responsive design
  • WordPress websites
  • HTML, CSS and PHP
  • SQL databases
  • Web Services

Digital solutions

  • Mobile apps
  • SEO & digital marketing
  • Branding and design
  • Digital communications

Project delivery

  • Business analysis
  • Planning and strategy
  • Stakeholder management
  • KPIs and reporting

Professional certifications

  • PRINCE2 Foundation, November 2017
  • BCS Business Analysis Foundation, January 2017
  • BCS Agile Foundation, June 2015
  • ISTQB/BCS Foundation, September 2013

Academic Qualifications

  • 1st Class Honours degree, IT with Management
  • Best Student, IT with Management degree
  • Entrance Scholarship
A brief history

My recent projects include working with Arqiva and nPower on the UK’s smart metering rollout as well as business change programmes at the Ministry of Defence, Experian, SimplyHealth and Royal Mail Group.

I also have previous experience managing the web and real-time results technology infrastructure underpinning the London 2012 Olympic Games and delivering test assurance of complex UK Government licensing and tracking solutions.

Prior to this I worked as a freelance web developer, liaising with small and medium-sized enterprises to create professional, bespoke web solutions. In addition to the core development and testing activities this involved stakeholder sourcing and management, project planning, requirement scoping and solution deployment.