Andrew Higgs

Port Elizabeth, South Africa | +2774 112 5201 ยท andrew.m.higgs@gmail.com

I am an experienced PHP web application developer. Using various SQL databases for data acquisition, display and manipulation.


Experience

Business Intelligence Manager

AKM Foods (Pty) Ltd (KFC Eastren Cape)

Various BI reporting functions and development of a Sales Portal with data integrated from multiple sites and sources.

Aug 2018 - Jan 2020

IT Manager

AKM Foods (Pty) Ltd (KFC Eastren Cape)

Various hardware and server support functions. Servers mostly running GNU/Linux. Various reporting functions and data manipulation.

Mar 2015 - Jul 2018

IT Administrator

Buffken (Pty) Ltd (KFC Eastren Cape)

Manage servers (mostly GNU/Linux). Assist with hardware and software related issues in stores and Head Office.

Mar 2008 - Feb 2015

Costing Clerk

Shamley Shopfitters

Basic costing of shopfitting for quotation purposes. Basic in house drawings using CAD software.

2001 - Feb 2008

Education

Victoria Park High School

Grade 12
1985 - 1989

Skills

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Mobile-First, Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging

Interests

Love all things open. Whether Open Source or Open Hardware.

Love tinkering and making. Building harware and applications using devices like Arduino etc. Robots, Home Automation and Wireless being some of my favourite areas to build in.