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Jake Bourne | Elance
 
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Jake Bourne

Enriching the web with high quality content
   United Kingdom
  |   Cardiff, Wales
  |  7:53 am Local Time

Overview

I have 20 years experience working in the IT industry for some large organisations in key sectors. I am now looking to use my knowledge and experience to write engaging web content which will drive more traffic towards the web site.


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Portfolio

This is an article I wrote for my own walking web site to promote walking using public...
This is a marketing letter I have written to promote a fundraising walk to reopen a...
This article was written as a blog post for a freelancing web site.
I submitted this article to a web development web site.

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Service Description

Web content writing - blog posts, product descriptions and profile pages.
Copywriting - promotional letters, tweets, emails.


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Employment

NHS Wales Informatics Service
Software Developer
2008 - Present
Development and support of web applications and server infrastructure which are used both internally and for health boards across Wales. These include corporate applications, a content management...
Tiger Bay Ramblers
Web Officer
2009 - 2011
This was a voluntary position on the committee of a Ramblers-affiliated walking group. I was responsible for the maintenance on on-going development of the group's web site. During my time as web...
Tiger Bay Ramblers
Walks Programme Coordinator
2007 - 2008
It was my responsibility to encourage group members to lead walks for four walk programmes throughout the year. The role also required me to attend committee meetings every six weeks.
International Baccalaureate
Application Support Developer
2006 - 2008
I was involved in the 3rd line support of the IB's web applications. I regularly liased with school coordinators, examiners and other staff to help resolve queries and problems. In addition, I also...
BBC Wales
Software Developer
2003 - 2004
Development of and support broadcast management systems for studios, editing suites and technical areas. In addition to writing the code, I also set up the testing environment which required the...
Marconi Plc
Software Release Engineer
1999 - 2002
Maintenance and support of the build and release envirionment for Marconi's main telecommunications software products. HP/UX, Perl, ASP, MySQL. Rational Clearcase.
Axiom GB Ltd.
Software Developer
1997 - 1999
Development, support and commissioning of automation management software for distribution centres, warehouses and assembly lines. C++ / Delphi. PLC (Siemens Step7). Customers included Exel...

Education

The Open University
Postgraduate Certificate
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Kingston University
BSc (Hons)
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