I'm a Software Engineer.
My main language is Java, and I also currently work with:
I have used a variety of technologies with Java EE, deploying to Glassfish and Wildfly application servers, and using JSF and Velocity front ends where legacy applications are concerned.
Away from EJB, I have implemented both Spring Boot and AWS Lambda for APIs. I'm also partial to the odd Spring Boot application, with GUIs implementing Thymeleaf as my front end of choice.
I'm a big believer in Clean Code, and have experience in using GitHub, SonarQube, and Jenkins to help automate quality processes in Code Reviews.
My go-to Testing framework is Spock (with Mockito for Mocking what Spock can't) but I started on a diet of JUnit and JMock. If value your time, don't get me started on testing :)
As a Developer, I strongly believe that tests are vital part of documentation, and not just something to satisfy a metric. My Integration/Component Testing experience is with Cucumber and Selenium Web Driver, but I've also used Spock with H2 where database implementations need testing in a way that blurs the Unit/Integration boundary.
One of my current projects is Babynames.
I use Talend Open Studio to load annual ONS birth data for England and Wales, PHP to provide the database logic, and D3.js to provide data visualisations.
I also like Vector Graphics and have a good handle on Illustrator. This has led to some logo design and typography, but I also occasionally make vinyl graphics. Some of the fonts I have created are over on DaFont.
If you're interested in Software Development, my blog is also here - but very unfinished!