Go developer at Canonical Ltd.
- Northampton, United Kingdom
- Computer Software
Michael Foord's Overview
- Go developer at Canonical Ltd.
- Open Source Developer at Free & Open Source Software
Michael Foord's Summary
Software development experience primarily with Python, Go and C#.
* Web application & service development with Python & Django
* Python testing expert
* Software development with Go (working on Juju for Canonical)
* Windows desktop application development
Author of IronPython in Action for Manning Publications.
Structured object-oriented application design, including UI design with Windows Forms. I'm a strong believer in agile development techniques including Test Driven Development, iterative development and pair programming.
As sales manager at Towcester Building Supplies I looked after customer accounts, including dispute resolution and negotiation with suppliers.
In my work at the Jesus Centre I have put administration systems in place and worked with the Voluntary Sector.
Specialties: Testing, Django, Windows Forms, Python, IronPython, Customer Relations, Application Design, Silverlight, Go
Michael Foord's Experience
Privately Held; 501-1000 employees; Computer Software industry
March 2014 – Present (8 months)
Working on the JuJu project, in the Go programming language.
Michael Foord's Skills & Expertise
- Agile Methodologies
- Test Driven Development
- Software Design
- Open Source
- Software Development
- Web Applications
- Distributed Systems
- User Interface Design
- Software Engineering
- Customer Service
- Web Development
- Cloud Computing
- Object Oriented Design