Denis Howe

Experienced full-stack developer

JavaScript, Perl, Database, Unix


Mobile: 07950 686 615

Address: 19 Wren Avenue, London NW2 6UG

Nationality: UK

References available on request

Web  1995-

JavaScript, React, Angular, jQuery, Apache, Content Management, JSON, CSS, PHP, XML, XSLT, ASP, IIS.

Database  1998-

MySQL, Oracle, MS SQL Server, Sybase, data modelling, object relational mapping, query optimisation, reporting, data transformation.

Perl  1991-

CGI, MySQL, OO, Unix, Windows, networking, GUI, GD.

Networking  1985-

HTTPS, SMTP, TCP/IP, DNS, routing, Unix, Windows.

Unix  1980-

Shell script, system admin, internals, Solaris, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Debian, Solaris, Nextstep, Openstep, Version 7, BSD, System V, X Window System.

Testing  2003-

Unit testing, system testing, planning, specification, automation.

Adobe Experience Manager  2010-now

Java component development, Perl automation, Sling, client libs, deployment troubleshooting.

Other Skills & Experience

Work Experience

May 2006 – Present GVC (ex Cashcade,

Web Developer

Linux DevOps Engineer

Senior Perl Developer

July 2003 – April 2006  BBC

Software Engineer, News Interactive

Developer in team of ~30 supporting the BBC News and Sport web sites.

May 1995 – March 2003  Linklaters

Top UK corporate law firm with international presence.

Experience: Documentum 3, 4i, DQL, API, WebQL, DocBasic, RightSite, WebObjects, Java, UML, SQL, Sybase, MS SQL Server, data modelling, VB5, ASP, Active-X, MSXML, MTS, XSLT, JavaScript, Perl, Verity, NEXTSTEP, Tcl,  shell.

Knowledge Management Systems - Analyst Architect Developer

Development Team Leader

E-mail System Technical Consultant/Developer

Web Analyst Developer

1991 - 1995  Imperial College

1980 - 1991  GEC Hirst Research Centre, Wembley

Sponsored student, Hardware & IC design, Embedded Systems, System Programmer, System Manager, Unix Guru, Networking



Farsi (conversational), French (enough to get around), Mandarin (3 years evening classes).

Activities and Interests

Maintaining FOLDOC, Algorithmic Art, Ingress, Foil Fencing, Reading (SF&F, science), Mountain walking.  Brown belt in Shotokan Karate.

Updated 2017-11-01