About Me

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My name is Oliver Davies (aka opdavies) - a full-stack Web Developer and System Administrator based in Wales, UK.

I specialise in open-source PHP technologies. I primarily work with Drupal and am an Acquia certified Drupal Developer but also work with Symfony, Silex, Laravel and Sculpin. I’m a Senior Developer at Microserve, former Developer at the Drupal Association, part-time freelancer, open source contributor and advocate, mentor and conference speaker.

I’m a webmaster and documentation maintainer for Drupal.org, and a provisional member of the Drupal Security team. I speak at various user groups and conferences, and co-organise the Drupal Bristol user group, PHPSW and DrupalCamp Bristol.

Skills

  • Website and application development with Drupal, Symfony, Silex, Laravel and Sculpin.
  • Front-end development with Gulp or Grunt, Sass, Less and JavaScript.
  • Version control with Git or SVN.
  • Continuous deployment and integration with Jenkins and Fabric.
  • Linux server administration, and configuration management with Ansible or Puppet.
  • Local development environment setup with Vagrant or Docker.

Elsewhere

Drupal Association Individual Member
Acquia Certified Developer - Drupal 8 Exam Badge
Acquia Certified Back End Specialist - Drupal 8 Exam Badge

Availability

  • Currently have limited part-time capacity
  • Currently no spare full-time capacity.