James Nock

Web Development & Management

the intro

Hey, I'm James Nock

I'm a full-stack developer based in Eastbourne, East Sussex in the UK. 🇬🇧

Over the years I've been involved in all-sorts - brochure websites, HTML5 games, dynamic websites, web applications, app development, server administration, hosting, disaster recovery, the list goes on. Full-stack web development is my raison d'être, especially back-end development and architecture.

At present, I'm employed full-time by tech startup Mojeek; we're on a mission to provide the world with a genuine alternative search engine without the need for user tracking or privacy invasion.

the skills

I love working with

  • PHP
  • JavaScript
  • SASS
  • Bash
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • React Native
  • Redis
  • Git
  • GitLab
  • OSX
  • Linux

the life story

My career history

2017 - Present
Lead Web Developer @ Mojeek
Tech: PHP, MySQL, OSX, Linux (Debian), Lighttpd, Apache, Vagrant, Redis, PostgreSQL, SASS, React Native, Bash, D3.js, GitLab, Nextcloud, Zulip.
Other Cool Stuff: Visits to the Data Centre, server building, installation, networking and setup.

2016 - 2017
Software Developer @ The Unit
Tech: PHP, MySQL, OSX, JavaScript, jQuery, CraftCMS, Laravel, AngularJS, Drupal 8 (Headless), GitLab, Slack, SASS, Vagrant, Amazon AWS, Netlify, Now.sh, Heroku, Capistrano, Jira, Trello.

2014 - 2016
Web Developer @ Hotchkiss Group
Tech: PHP, MySQL, OSX, IIS, JavaScript, jQuery, Adobe Photoshop, Mailchimp, Joomla, WordPress, CraftCMS.

2012 - 2013
Web Development Manager @ purechannels
Tech: PHP, MySQL, Windows 7, JavaScript, jQuery, Adobe Photoshop, EaselJS.

2011 - 2012
Web Developer @ Nikwax
Tech: PHP, MySQL, Windows 7, Linux (CentOS), JavaScript, jQuery, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, dotMailer.

2007 - 2011
Studied BSc Multimedia Computing (HONS)
Tech: (X)HTML, CSS, PHP, ASP, JAVA, JavaScript, JSP, XML, XSLT, MySQL, SQL, Oracle, OSX, Windows 7, Apache, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Flash, Adobe Director, Adobe Encore, Autodesk 3D Studio Max, Autodesk Maya, Radio Production.

2005 - 2007
Studied A-levels in Computing, Physics, Mathematics, and Product Design.

the contact info

Get in touch

Please don't hesitate to make contact with me regarding anything web-related. I'm unable to take on any new clients at present though, sorry.

14 Angus Close, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 9EH, UK.


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