Karl Green

Final Year BSc Software Engineering Student

Software Developer at TopCashback

Experience

Software Developer

July 2015 - Present

  • Working along the full stack producing scalable systems that serve thousands of users concurrently around the world.
  • Implemented an anti-fraud system that uses pattern-matching algorithms to block malicious requests.
  • Creating and maintaining unit and end-to-end tests.
C# VB.NET T-SQL HTML CSS JavaScript Git Visual Studio
TeamCity SpecFlow AngularJS RavenDB

Projects

Android App

  • A native Android application following material design guidelines.
  • Uses Transport for Greater Manchester's API to retrieve location updates from the Metroshuttle buses in Manchester and Stockport.
  • Plots the location of the buses onto a map using the Google Maps API.
  • Published on the Google Play Store here.
Java Android SDK Android Studio

Browser Based Game

  • A browser based game to test your speed at determining slight differences in colour.
  • Built with JavaScript and jQuery.
  • Available to play here.
HTML CSS JavaScript jQuery

Education

Manchester Metropolitan University

September 2013 - Present

BSc Software Engineering

  • Expected to graduate with First Class Honors after recieving a First in first and second year.
  • Final year group project: "The Intelligent Room: Construction of Smart Devices to Enhance Everyday Living." - Designing and implementing a service to provide control and feedback of smart devices from various manufacturers through one interface.
  • Developed a location-aware Android app to show the hygiene ratings of restaurants in the UK.
  • Created a website for students to log in, view their timetables, book help sessions and update their profiles.
Java Android PHP MySQL HTML CSS

Worcester Sixth Form College

September 2011 - June 2013

Qualifications

  • Subsidiary Diploma - Applied Law (Distinction)
  • A Level - Computing (B)
  • A Level - Economics (C)

Awards

  • Applied Law - Best Achiever
  • The Prize for Computing

Bishop Perowne CofE College

September 2006 - June 2011

  • B Grade GCSEs - Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Language, English Literature
  • C Grade GCSEs - Design and Technology, Religous Studies