Michael Dyczkowski

Full-Stack Developer with skill for business logic and an eye for design. Dry code enthusiast, speaking PHP and JavaScript.

Selected Employment History

Full Stack Developer, FocusIMC, Jun 2021 ‐ Present;

I am currently a Full Stack Developer working in a fast-paced environment for a digital agency.

  • WordPress or Laravel based back-end
  • Headless WordPress with Vue/Nuxt front-end
  • Automated software delivery with CI/CD pipelines (BitBucket, GitHub)
  • API integrations (e.g. Google Analytics, SagePay, Square, Salesforce, Shopify)
  • Child theme development and custom built plugins
  • e-Commerce (baskets, checkout flows)
  • Advanced Custom Fields and custom post types
  • SEO and performance improvements

PHP and WordPress Developer, Paramount Web Technology, Oct 2018 ‐ Jun 2021;

Full-stack role with diverse responsibilities across the digital landscape. From providing hosting services for middle-sized business ventures to designing and coding bespoke solutions for CMS, to building mobile applications.

  • e-Commerce (Woocommerce)
  • Child theme development and custom plugins
  • Performance, acessibility and usability improvements

Financial Protection Advisor, OWL Financial, Sep 2017 ‐ Nov 2018;

Self-employed, run own consultancy business. I specialised in face-to-face advising on various financial products. I navigated individuals and families through planning task to protect their property, finances and future.

Hire Manager, Supervisor, Moss Bross Group, Apr 2012 ‐ Jan 2018;

Lead by example on the busy sales floor in the formal menswear store and motivate the team of 13 through my credibility and experiences. I championed a commitment and a trustworthy attitude and consistently offer customised, time-bounded solutions to retain and increase sales. I recognised the value of a customer's satisfaction and an immaculate service in securing a repeat custom.

Education and Qualifications

Web Technologies (TT284), The Open University, Oct 2017 ‐ Jun 2018;

The Web Technologies module gives an insight into architectures, protocols, standards, languages, tools and techniques; an understanding of approaches to more dynamic and mobile content; and demonstrate how to analyse requirements, plan, design, implement and test a range of web applications.

Pass with Merit.

MA in Art Gallery and Museum Studies, The University of Manchester, Oct 2008 ‐ Jun 2011;

Dissertation: 'Democratic Museum. Participation, Inclusion and prospects of Web 2.0'.

BA (Hons) in History, Adam Mickiewicz University, Oct 1997 ‐ Sep 2003;

Certificates and Training

Nuxt.js, Issued by Udemy, October 2019;

Postman Crash Course, Issued by Udemy, August 2019;

Vue.js 2 - The Complete Guide (incl. Vue Router and Vuex), Issued by Udemy, August 2019;

WordPress, LinkedIn Assessments, May 2020;

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), LinkedIn Assessments, August 2019;

HTML, LinkedIn Assessments, June 2019;