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Daniel McCafferty

Full-stack Software Engineer, Agile Practicioner


A focused and passionate software engineer who is highly adaptable to new domains and technologies. A strong desire to fully understand and resolve client needs, facilitated by a breadth of technical skills and project experience.


Enterprise Java

Java, Groovy

Spring, JPA, Hibernate, JUnit



VPC, CloudFormation

EC2, Lambda

DynamoDB, RDS

CloudSearch, S3

Project Delivery


Lean methodologies



Python, Ruby, Objective-C

Work experience

Senior software engineer

british broadcasting corporation
apr 2016present

Senior Software Engineer

Twig World Ltd.
Jun 2015mar 2016

Led development for an offline video player solution. Coordinated development of native client with external agency. Designed novel service-oriented solution for supporting APIs and directed team on implementation. Stack included: Python, Django, Django REST Framework, MySQL, Postgres.

Also drove adoption of Scrum practices and led technical support for the company.

Head of Engineering

Lighthouse Labs Ltd.
Aug 2014Jun 2015

Full stack, test driven development of broker platform for hyper-accurate location data:

  • Objective-C iOS SDK
  • Python Django REST API
  • CoffeScript Backbone/Marionette Dashboard

Non-development responsibilities included:

  • Management of contract workers
  • Product development and project management (UX, SCRUM)
  • Infrastructure design and deployment (Vagrant, Ansible, AWS)
  • DevOps' implementation and support (Jenkins, Sentry, Crashlytics)

Associate Software Engineer

JPMorgan Chase (Client Technology)
Jan 2014Aug 2014

Part of a large multi-disciplinary team of Developers, Product Owners, Testers and Designers to deliver a flagship incident reporting system across native iOS and web clients as part of JPMC's 'Mobile Centre of Excellence'. Focused on development of REST API in stack comprising: Java, Spring, Data Nucleus, Oracle.

Associate Software Engineer

JPMorgan Chase (IB Treasury)
Mar 2013Jan 2014

Implemented rules-based data processing solution to enable more accurate pricing. Stack comprised: Java, Spring, Hibernate, Oracle, Mule ESB, Drools

Associate Developer

Morgan Stanley
Jun 2010Mar 2013

Worked on various web-based compliance systems as an all-round developer; tackling full feature development front-to-back, bug fixes, optimisation as well as supplementary work such as batch processing and data migrations. Stack comprised: Java, Spring, Hibernate, Flex, AS3, BlazeDS.

Graduate Software Developer

RBS Global Banking & Markets
Aug 2009Jun 2010


B.Sc. Hons. Computer Science

University of Strathclyde

Upper Second Class


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