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Kieran P.

Average rate
$85/hour
  • Joined September 2019

Software engineer and technology writer. https://kieranpotts.com/about/

  • Bristol, UK
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Kieran P.
Bristol, UK

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Services

Categories

Development Strategy

Experience

Summary

I'm a software engineer and technology writer with nearly 20 years' industry experience.

Work history

Kieran Potts Consultancy Ltd.
Kieran Potts Consultancy
I have provided software development and content production services via my own consultancy company since 2006. See my portfolio, below, for some of my projects.
Future Publishing
Prior to working as a software engineer, I was a technology journalist at Future Publishing.
ITP
ITP
My first job was as a technology writer for ITP Media Group, based in Dubai.

Portfolio

SQLServerCentral

Migrated the SQLServerCentral web site, including 17 years of content and a popular user forum, from a proprietary .NET content management system to WordPress.

Zap Map

Designed, developed and documented an HTTP API as a unified backing service for multiple web and native client apps.

Invest UP

Developed a robust front-end architecture for this financial software-as-a-service startup. Implemented a living design system and a lightweight single-page application framework.

CurrencyCloud

Wrote comprehensive technical documentation and specifications for CurrencyCloud’s HTTP API.

Hargreaves Lansdown

Refactored legacy code to pay down technical debt. Collaborated on technical documentation.

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

CSS HTML JavaScript Web

Tools

Ghost Github Medium Meetup Mixpanel Photoshop Reddit Slack Squarespace Trello Wordpress Yoast Zapier

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and evenings

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Side projects

I maintain and contribute to numerous open source software projects. Please see my GitHub profile for details: https://github.com/kieranpotts