CV

Joel Duncan

South England
Gender: Male
Nationality: White British
Mobile: [At request]
Email: click to reveal

Personal Statement

Reliable and competent worker with a proactive attitude to problem solving. Excellent negotiator when working as part of a team, conscientious and intuitive when working independently.

From the experience gained at college studying mechanical and electrical engineering, I’ve gained proficient knowledge at solving technical problems.

I learn new skills quickly and with ease and am able to meet deadlines and manage my time efficiently. Enjoy assisting others to solve PC related issues and able to explain computer jargon.

Education

NiTP Microsoft IT Academy 2012 – 2013

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
BTEC Level 2 Employee and Rights and Responsibilities
Level 2 ICT Functional Skills

Southampton City College 2010 – 2012

BTEC Level 3 (P, P) Diploma in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Expertise

Key Skills

  • Server side programming
    Python, PHP, NodeJS, Apache2

  • SCADA
    Wonderware Intouch, ArchestrA, Advantech, TIA Portal, WinCC

  • HMI
    WinCC Flex, Weintek, WebOP

  • Database
    MySQL, MongoDB, NoSQL, PhpMyAdmin, Microsoft Ecxel

  • Design
    Photoshop, Markdown, Microsoft Word, Publisher & Powerpoint

Computer Skills

I have a vast knowledge of PC software, hardware and troubleshooting problems within a Linux and Windows environment.
Programming is also a hobby of mine, I started with Au3 which is a language used to build windows programs, moved on to
Java making some basic android applications and compiling my own android operating systems from source. I’m currently using python to rebuild a program, I made in windows called “AndroidSuite” to port it to Linux, this program got 3000 downloads in 3 months.
Click here to view my site and projects.

Experience

BubbleAutomation 2012 – Present

  • Programming, Configuring and Designing Industrial HMI/SCADA software in the following fields; Backup power, Automotive, Product Manufacture, Wastewater treatment, Special purpose Machines.

  • Designed and developed a pure HTML5 industrial infrastructure remote monitoring and alarm system. This System used a Python back-end to communicate with Modbus a standard industrial communication protocol.

  • Web Development (HTML, CSS and Javascript, MySQL)

  • Web and HMI Graphic design

Independent

Spitfire Garage

Designed & Developed a fully automated MOT Booking and Reminder System.

Technology’s used were:

  • Python – Server backend to monitor MOT dates and email receipts 7 days before their date.

  • PHP – Handled data input from frontend via AJAX passed to MySQL. Also sent confirmation emails.
    HTML5/CSS3/JS – Allowed access to their customer data.

Spark Industries

Designed and developed a custom MySQL database structure for storing millions of medical components, these components needed to contain various data sets which would determine if they would work together.

Technology’s used were:

  • PHP - Handled all requests from the JSON API.

  • MySQL - Stored data sets.

  • HTML5/CSS/JS - Frontend for manually adding components in bulk.

Sulzer Downing and Mills March 2012 - Two weeks

  • Light machine work (Milling, silicone blasting)
  • Dismantling 3 phrase generators

Sandberg LLP September 2009, for two weeks experience

  • Photographing components that had failed
  • Helping materiel testing (Tensile and Hardness testing)
  • Used photomacroscope’s to view the surface of metals to find defects or cause of failure