Luke Oliff

Dev Advocate / Software Architect

Luke Oliff

Essex, United Kingdom

luke@lukeoliff.com

About me

Experienced full stack engineer. Recent experience with writing about using React, Express, GatsbyJS, Elixir, Symfony 4, AWS, Heroku, Netlify. Maintainer of React Quickstarts and demo application for Auth0.

Open source advocate, local tech community leader, meetup organiser/MC.

Experience

Auth0.com / Technical Writer / R&D Content Engineer

NOVEMBER 2017 - PRESENT,  REMOTE

Working on producing technical content for Auth0’s blog, including guides for React, Express, GatsbyJS and Elixir. Started developer relations work with maintaining our React Quickstart/demo application, talking at local meetups about security and development best practices and by helping launch our month-long hacktoberfest event.

HouseSimple / Senior / Lead Developer

SEPTEMBER 2015 - NOVEMBER 2017,  SUDBURY, SUFFOLK

Leading a small team centred around API development and integration, my role focused on major, large scale projects. 

Onhotels.com / Head of Development / Lead Developer

MARCH 2014 - SEPTEMBER 2015,  PAUL ST., LONDON

Oversee major projects development and rollout including new real-time hotel search API whilst heading up changes to infosec processes.

Absolute Radio / Senior Developer

OCTOBER 2013  - MARCH 2014,  GOLDEN SQ., LONDON

Developing APIs for radio program scheduling and website data abstraction layer.

Other Roles

MARCH 2006 - OCTOBER 2013

Senior Developer @ Rock IT Group        FEBRUARY 2013 - OCTOBER 2013
Web Developer @ 3D MarComms        MAY 2012 - FEBRUARY 2013
Web Developer @ Xonadu/X-on
        JULY 2011 - MAY 2012
IT Manager @ Mumford & Wood        MARCH 2006 - JULY 2011

More details available on my LinkedIn profile - https://www.linkedin.com/in/mroliff/