Hi, my name's Joseph.

I'm a digital consultant with more than 8 years experience. I live in Berlin and I've worked with large corporates, and cutting edge startups.

Hall of fame

McKinsey & Company, Digital Consultant

Working for clients as part of Digital McKinsey

Hubrick, Senior Developer

Working with React, in an agile environment

Babelverse, Developer

First Developer hire

Contributions

Codementor.io, Senior mentor

Coaching students all over the world, to become better developers, and problem solving specific issues

ReDI School of Digital Integration/Code School at IXDS Ruby/Rails Instructor

Volunteer teacher at a code school targeting refugees, responsible for curriculum innovation for a team of 10 teachers.

Your company?

I could bring a wealth of practical experience and technical expertise to your business. I write clean, pragmatic, maintainable code and communicate clearly. I'm a team player and want to see my clients succeed.

Main skills

Team lead and architect. Practical technical experience: JavaScript, NodeJS, React, React Native, Angular JS, Ruby, Java, Docker, K8s, PHP, SQL, AWS, CSS, HTML, communication, pragmatism, confidence, and learning new systems.

Resumé

McKinsey & Company, Digital Consultant

Java 8, Spring Boot, NodeJS, HapiJS, React Native, React JS, DevOps, AWS Lambda

  • Technical/DevOps lead for 10 teams (~100 developers) at Major Russian bank. - Moscow
  • Tech lead and architect at a Czech bank. - Prague
  • Full stack developer with a major German Insurance client. - Berlin
  • Full Stack and DevOps developer on innovative, biomechanical Internet of Things project. - Berlin
August 2016 - Present

Hubrick, Senior Developer

React, RxJS, NodeJS, ES7, Docker, Node in a Spring Boot led environment

  • Feature Delivery, unit and UI automation test
  • Interview Screening, and onboarding
  • Frontend data architecture
July 2015 - July 2016

ReDI School of Digital Integration, Ruby/Rails Instructor

Volunteer instructor in Ruby/Ruby on Rails.

January 2016 - June 2016

Codementor.io, Senior Mentor

I coach junior developers remotely in Angular, PHP, and SQL.

https://www.codementor.io/jfinlays

September 2014 - September 2015

Hubrick, JS/React Developer

Javascript, React

June 2015 - August 2015 (Contract)

Tquila, Mobile Developer

Ionic, SASS

I worked with the Ionic framework, SASS to create a hybrid mobile app.

January 2015 - June 2015

Babelverse, Developer

NodeJS, AngularJS

I worked in AngularJS and Node to create scalable web apps.

September 2014 - January 2015

Accenture, Tech Consultant

2010 - 2014

BS

Studied at University of Leeds in the UK.

2007 - 2010