Software developer specialising in problem solving, analytical thinking and development: Java, Python.

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Goldsmiths University 2014-2017- Upper Division (2:1) in Bsc (Hons) Computer Science.

1st Year: Mathematics, Introduction to Programming (Python), Audio-Visual Computing, Web Programming, Problem Solving.

2nd Year: Data Networks, Programming Principles (Java), Algorithms and Data Structures.

3rd Year: Computer Security, Data Mining, Social Media Analysis, Natural Computing.

Final Project: An exploration into the requirements needed to make a secure, accessible and open source messenger for individuals with little or no background in security. Including a prototype secure server and secure messenger. Made using Java, a secure Raspberry pi IRC server, AES and Diffie-Hellman key generation protocols.


Midkent college: BTEC Information Technology

Invicta Grammar School: A-Levels: Philosophy and Ethics, English Literature. AS-Level: Economics.

Bennett Memorial School: 9 GCSEs including English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics.

Past work experience:

Waterstones - Bluewater Shopping Centre, Kent: 07/2009 – Customer Services Assistant – Interacting with customers, General duties and Helping with customer enquiries.

Hadlow college - Hadlow, Tonbridge, Kent: 07/2010 – Animal Care – All aspects of animal care from Llamas to Arachnids

Petrie Museum - UCL, London: 08/2011 – Front of House Assistant – Welcomed visitors, Administrative tasks and Security checks.

UHL Swanley - Kent: 06/2014 – Assistant - Programmed servers, Computer maintenance and Hardware replacement.

Lloyds Bank - London: 07/2015 – Shadowed staff, presentations and attended meetings in IT, Global Payments and other departments.

Technical Skills:

Programming languages (Java, Python, PHP, SQL, HTML, CSS)

Microsoft applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Adobe suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign)

Critical thinking and problem solving

Verbal and written communication

Test tools - Nmap and Nessus

Creative, Goal Orientated

Research, teamwork

Firewall setup


Social Media, Additional Information:

github link twitter link linkedin link

Duke of Edinburgh Bronze and Silver

Fencing Bronze, Silver and Gold

Sailing RYA 1, 2

CompTIA Certmaster Security+ SY0-401 - 2016-07-23

Cyber Security Challenge UK Camp- February 2016

Hackathon Goldsmiths University April 2015, 2014







Do you have a project I can work on? Feel free to get in touch via my LinkedIn, Github or Twitter, by clicking on the icons above.

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By Matt Sellman