Jon Hazan

Current Employment

Senior Software Engineer
Helastel Ltd, Bristol
July 2011 - Present
  • Work closely with clients to identify user requirements and deliver a positive experience
  • Lead projects to ensure that work is scheduled and delivered to agreed deadlines
  • Provide support for existing client projects and ensure work extends and improves functionality while mitigating negative impacts
  • Create realistic time estimations and identify risks for new work
  • Help train and mentor junior developers within the company
  • Maintain both development and production environments
  • Develop scalable and future proof solutions within budgetary constraints
  • Example of my work are Using software as a medicine; Day to day operations on a factory floor; A website for a professional body & An e-learning platform

Employment History

Web Developer
BAM Agency Ltd, Cheltenham
August 2008 - July 2011
  • Development and maintenance of BAM's internal web platforms (,,
  • Development of BAM’s CMS that is used by over 80 student organisations in the UK
  • Provision of technical support for the above platforms
  • Mentoring and aiding colleagues with PHP / MySQL problems
  • Monitoring and administering both internal and external servers
  • Management and optimisation of the company's MySQL Databases
  • Provision of development time frames from client briefs
  • Co-ordinating closely with all departments to meet project deadlines
  • Training of clients and company employees on our portfolio of web platforms
  • Implementation of a SVN version control for BAM internal platforms
  • Introduction of a project management system for all project developments
  • Project management of BAM’s largest internal web platform,, guiding the platform through two major re-developments with the latest helping the company to achieve a 20% increase in sales
Various Roles
D Sidoli & Sons Ltd, Welshpool
June 2006 - July 2008
  • Various roles that included; Sales & Marketing Coordinator, Cold-store & Distribution Administrator, Purchasing Assistant
  • In addition, my assignment was to troubleshoot, streamline and digitise the departments that I was working within
  • Creation of KPI reports from data stored in the factory AS/400 system
  • Creation of a service schedule and a reporting system for the Maintenance Department
  • Completion of a full feasibility report on replacing the company's IT infrastructure with ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system to increase company efficiency
Agency Worker
Proactive Personnel, Shrewsbury
June 2003 - June 2006
  • Worked in various roles as Agency Staff