Hi, I'm Colin Styles, Father, Husband, Web Developer and computer geek.
Colin Styles is an Application Developer, Database Administrator, Web Application Developer, Trainer and Project Manager. Colin Styles has worked for and with a variety of companies and teams on many successful projects.
More recently Colin has been working on developing large scale multiuser mobile applications.
Colin Styles's Background
Colin Styles's Experience
Web Developer at Giga Pty Ltd
Senior Web Developer at The Construction Site Multimedia Pty Ltd
January 2003 - November 2010
- Developed and maintained bespoke websites using Classic ASP and ASP.NET as required.
- Maintained MS SQL 2000 - 2005 database hardware and software infrastructure, Database
Analysis and configuration of backups.
- Developed database system and website application documentation for internal and
- Provided support, system specification and sales to customers.
Web Developer at Harvey Norman Pty Ltd
October 2000 - December 2002
- Developed Affinity engine, Affinity website and Rebel Sport websites using Affinity Engine.
- Co-Development of ASP.NET specialised e-commerce engine (Affinity Engine) to power new
generation of ASP.NET e-commerce websites. Using C# as the primary development
language and SQL Server 2000.
- Development and maintenance of Corporate Portal website in classic ASP 4.0, Windows
2000 and SQL 2000. Portal incorporates custom web applications and simple document
- Development of database and socket applications using Delphi and Visual Basic to integrate
legacy database systems and monitor and maintain the e-commerce website.
- Maintenance and further development of corporate e-commerce website (Harvey Norman
Online) using NT.4, ASP 3.0, Site Server Commerce edition and SQL Sever 7.
Programmer Analyst at Commonwealth Fleet Lease (Leaseway)
June 1999 - September 2000
- Maintenance and further development of corporate website. Website provided monthly
reports and invoices to clients via a mixed bag of ASP, MS-SQL 7 and Crystal Reports.
- Developed Windows applications using Visual basic and Delphi, including a Secured Web
Browser and continued development of Interactive Help desk Database.
- Software maintenance of Legacy Mid range Business Application using COBOL.
- Awarded Leaseway Employee of the Quarter.
Colin Styles's Education
1995 – 1997
Colin Styles's Interests & Activities
Raising my daughter, Trikke fitness, Cycling, Computer Geekery, Linux, Windows, IOS, Web Development, MObile Development, HTML5, JQuery, Social Media, Aviculture, Vermiculture, Square Foot Gardening.