Duncan Keith Buchanan

Software Developer

084 357 3030
2D Beech Ave, Marais Steyn Park, Edenvale
1609 Johannesburg Gauteng RSA

Duncan is a young, keen and ready to learn software developer with 2+ years industry experience specializing .NET C# and web application development. Duncan thoroughly enjoys music, plays drums and enjoys gaming.

Work Experience

Betaplum

Software Developer

2016-10 - Present

Web application developer on numerous startup projects

  • Worked with talented developers on several web application projects in both the front and back end
  • Upscaled knowledge and technologies
  • Utilised Git, Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, Node.js, AngularJS, Neo4j

Finteq

Software Developer

2015-01 - 2016-10

Junior .NET programmer with heavy code responsibilities.

  • Promoted to intermediate developer after 6 months
  • Developed several libraries
  • Worked with C#, .NET, MSSQL, REST

CTI Education Group

Senior Instructor

2013-01 - 2013-12

Supervised and instructed first year students in CTI's Information System Software Development course.

  • Performed lectures and one-on-one instruction for students
  • Supervised and guided students through their course
  • Evaluated and assessed student projects and exams and
  • Informed students' parents/sponsors about their progress

Education

Heriot-Watt University

Computer Science

Bachelor of Science

2013-06 - 2014-12
  • BSc Computer Science

CTI Education Group

Information Systems Software Development

Diploma

2012-01 - 2013-12
  • Information Systems Software Development
  • Project Management

Benoni High School

Scholar

Matric

2007-01 - 2011-12
  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Life Orientation
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics P3
  • Physical Sciences
  • Accounting
  • Information Technology

Awards

Best Student in Information Systems Software Development

Heriot-Watt

2013

Quam Optime

Benoni High School

2011

Skills

Developer

  • C#
  • .NET
  • Java

Web Dev

  • JavaScript
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • REST

JavaScript

  • Node.js
  • Angular.js
  • jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • Material.js

Database

  • MSSQL
  • MySQL
  • Neo4j

Cloud

  • AWS
  • Dropbox

Project

  • TFS
  • Agile

Languages

English

Afrikaans

Interests

Reading

Gaming

Hockey

Drumming and Music

Learning

References

I have worked with Duncan for 7+ years both in a professional and personal capacity and I highly recommend hiring him for his technical capabilities and his hard-working, positive attitude.
— Bryce McWilliams
Every project needs a Duncan! Dedicated to growth of the project, of himself, but what was most valuable was how he supported his peers. A key player and asset to any team.
— Anthony Jackson