About

Mark Tickner

Microsoft Certified ProfessionalGold Duke of Edinburgh's Award Holder

View my LinkedIn ProfileHello! I’m Mark Tickner, a software developer working for Sky in West London, working on APIs that are used across a variety of products and used by millions of customers. I graduated with first class honours in BSc Computer Science at the University of Greenwich in 2015, which included an industrial placement at GlaxoSmithKline as a software engineer.

I have experience in all stages of software development, including: gathering and analysing requirements, database administration, implementation, testing, deployment and support. I have a strong eye for design and strive to create both functional and attractive software.

I am Microsoft Technology Associate certified in Software Development Fundamentals and in Database Administration Fundamentals. In 2012 I completed the Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. I am a keen amateur photographer, and a collection of my best photos can be viewed in my work gallery. My interests are technology, motoring, Scouting, running and playing hockey.

My Skills

Programming: Java, Scala, C#, PHP, Swift
Web: REST, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, ASP.NET
Databases: Couchbase, MySQL, SQL Server, Mongo
Design: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator