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John Clavey B.A.

Mobile Application Developer

Milton Keynes, UK

john@sapphire-solutions.co.uk

01908 397188


Skills

Android and iOS Development using VB based B4X

100%

C# and VB.Net Windows Moblie Development

90%

PHP, Html, Javascript and MySQL Development

75%

Other Skills - Access, Visual Dataflex, C++

50%


Employment History

Sapphire Solutions Ltd.
Start up company for contract developments
Developed API utilities for Windows mobile, sold to over 500 developers worldwide.

Managing Director

(1999 - Present)
Lowther Consultants Ltd.
Start up company - development house

Technical Director (20 employees)

(1993 - 1999)
McDonnell Douglas Information Systems
A.T.E and Health System

Senior Consultant Developer

British Telecommunications
Apprenticeship

Exchange maintenance Engineer T2A



Experienced

Agile - Scrum Master

Version control systems - GIT



Recent Work Experiences

59club – Setting the Benchmark for Customer Service & Sales Excellence
Dec 2016 - May 2018

Europe's leading Customer Service Analysts and Training Provider...pioneering Member & Visitor Surveys, Mystery Shopper Audits & Staff Training within the Golf, Leisure, Events, F&B and Hotel Industries. Market leading software and assessment criteria provides the resources to improve and maintain 'sales & service' etiquette, in turn increasing customer satisfaction, revenue & profits in the process.

Developed Android and iOS Apps for golf course "Mystery shopper" testing, Live post golf auctions and Golftell.

59club   Golftell   The Aspiration Group
Yodel – BusinessHHT and Service Centre Systems
May 2012 - Apr 2013, Sep 2015 - Dec 2016

Yodel are leading UK Delivery Company responsible for many leader companies’ deliveries including Amazon and Tesco.

Recent developments include changes and issue tacking and fixing in both applications. Worked in a team using Agile practices. Often having to take the role as Scrum Master.

Yodel
Control Group (UK) – Delivery/Collection System
Jan 2015 - Aug 2015

Control Group is a leading UK business solutions provider consisting of four separate divisions: document archiving, document destruction, business moves, and interior design & refurbishment.

Delivery and Collection system to provide the drivers with a replacement mobile device to scan each box of documents, capture signature and email delivery/collection notes using ruggedised mobile handheld devices.

Control Group
Circle Health – Nottingham Hospital
May 2013 - Dec 2014

Circle Health currently manage several hospitals in the Nottinghamshire area.

Sapphire has designed and developed several handheld mobile solutions for Circle. Patient Satisfaction Survey – Currently live using Samsung Tablets. Patient Administration Systems – Admission, Discharge, Recovery, Theatre, Ward and Tracking. Using a variety of devices, including barcode scanning PDAs, Tablets and Google TV Display.

Circle Health
IDG Holdings – VMoves and Workwise Systems
Mar 2003 - Dec 2011

Workwise is a generic remote worker solution. Job details are entered on the web and transmitted to the PDA. The PDA captures POD, inspection and parts/materials information together with customer signature and digital images which are displayed on the web. The system can be configured to suit any remote field worker application.

Workwise captures asset condition, location, a digital image photograph and customer signature together with date and time - all electronically - on a hand-held device used in the field. Information is communicated to the office in minutes - invoices can be raised immediately, improving cash flow. Workwise provides a total package for the mobile worker and can also capture parts and materials used or timesheet information.

Sapphire designed and developed the PDA Application.

VMoves
Zebra Technologies (Previously Symbol Technologies)
Dec 1993 - Mar 2003

Developed Handheld applications for end customer UPS, Iceland, Unilever, MSAS, Tesco, Rentokil, Parcelforce and Parceline.

Zebra Technologies

Education

Degree in Mathematics and Computing
Higher National Diploma


Projects completed

Goltell

Project developed for the 59club, developed for Android Phone and Tablets, iPhone and iPad.

The public can use this app to feed back reports on golf courses to the golftell website. Golftell

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



59club - Golf Course Tester

Project developed for the 59club, developed for Android Phone and Tablets, iPhone and iPad.

59club's mystery shopper golf course testers use this app to feed back reports on golf courses. 59club

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



Control Group - Inventory Management

Project developed for Control Group, developed for Ruggardised Android Phones. Control Group

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



Wycombe High School - Maintenance Job Tracking System.

Project developed for Wycombe High School, developed for Ruggardised Android Phones. Wycombe High School

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



Patient Administartion System - The Circle Partnership

Project developed for the Circle, developed for Android Tablets.

Used by Nottingham hospital to track patients. Tablet shows the ward plan. Movements are made via tablets stationed in each location. The Circle Partnership

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



PoolAppLive - Live pool tournament scoring

Project developed by Sapphire Solutions Ltd., developed for Android Phone and Tablets, iPhone and iPad.

Used by The European Pool Association and over 30 other pool leagues for live pool league and tournament scoring. PoolAppLive

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.


Projects completed

Auction System - The Aspiration Group

Project developed for the 59club, developed for Android Tablets.

Used by The Aspiration Group for post golf dinner auctions. The Aspiration Group

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



Patient Satisfaction Survey - The Circle Partnership

Project developed for the Circle, developed for Android Tablets.

Used by Nottingham hospital to collect patient's experiences.

Patient is handed a tablet before leaving.

The Circle Partnership

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



GolfAppLive - Live golf tournament scoring

Project developed for the LiveAppStudios and Sapphire Solutions Ltd., developed for Android Phone and Tablets, iPhone and iPad.

Used by The Aspiration Group and golf societies for live golf event scoring. GolfAppLive

Developed with B4X, cross platform rapid application development tools and Android and iOS APIs.



Employment History

Sapphire Solutions Ltd. ( 1996 – Present )

1996 to Present - Director/Owner

* Fixed Price contracts to Symbol Technologies’ coding standards and procedures.

* Version Control, Documentation (Design and Q.A.) and Support.

* International experience working with customers from Austria, Belgium, Canada, Dubai, France, Holland, Hungary, Malaysia, Singapore, Sweden and Turkey.

* Design and development of the following projects.

201859clubSporttell App.B4X, PHP and HTML
2017Aspiration GroupLive Auction system.B4X, PHP and HTML
201759clubGolftell AppB4X, PHP and HTML
201759clubGolf Course tester AppB4X, PHP and HTML
2015/6YodelTwo Yodel Parcel Delivery Agile devs.C#, WM5, WM6.5 & CF 3.5
2016/7SapphireLeagueAppLive developmentB4X, PHP & HTML
2015Zebra UKTravis Perkins Network ChangerB4X
2015CircleTablet Timesheet SystemB4X, PHP and HTML
2015Zebra UKTesco Scanner AuditB4X, PHP and HTML
2014/5Zebra UKYodel WM6.5 Test HarnessC#, WM5, WM6.5 & CF 3.5
2014Control GroupAndroid/Web for Delivery/CollectionB4X, PHP and HTML
2013/4WycombeAndroid/Web for Wycombe Abbey SchoolB4X, PHP and HTML
2013/4CircleAndroid/Web for Nottingham HospitalB4x, PHP and HTML
2012/3YodelTwo Yodel Parcel Delivery Agile devs.C#, WM5, WM6.5 & CF 3.5
2012-5Sapphire GolfAppLive developmentB4X, PHP & HTML
2011IDMSWindow Cleaning module developmentsDataflex 11.1, ASP & HTML
2011UniloadsRecruitment module developmentsVisual Dataflex 16.1 & ASP
2011VMovesEnhancments to bring in-line with WorkwiseVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2010WorkwiseWorkwise further timesheet enhancementsVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2010TaxiMaxEnhancements to WinCe projectC# and C++
2010I.F.S.LITDv projectPalm OS
2010M.O.D.Compression DLL utilityC++
2009WorkwiseWorkwise support and enhancementsVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2009BAE SystemsGlobalTrak projectPalm OS
2009WorkwiseLoneworker applicationVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2009WebDemocracyWeb site developmentPHP, Html & mySQL
2008I.F.S.LITDv projectPalm OS
2008IDG HoldingsWorkwise CoPilot integrationVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2008NHSGrampian AssetTrakVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2008AllcodeLSG StoreTrakC#, C++ & CF 3.5
2008BACMSGlobalTrak enhancements and supportC#, C++ & CF 3.5
2008IDG HoldingsWorkwise/VMoves VS2008 conversionsVB.Net, C++ & CF 3.5
2007Sapphire Upgraded all utilities to VS2008 and WM6VS2005, C# and VB.Net
2007IDG HoldingsWorkwise/VMoves on-going enhancementsVB.Net & C++
2007RFID CentreMotorTag application, WM5 and RFIDC# & C++
2007Sapphire SapphireJPG utilityVS2005, VB.Net and C#
2006IDG HoldingsWorkwise/Uniloads VS2005 conversionsVB.Net & C++
2006IDG HoldingsWorkwise systemVB.Net & C++
2006Sapphire Upgraded all utilities to VS2005VS2005, VB.Net and C#
2006RentokilInstaller and AppMenuVB.Net
2005RentokilPestNet On-Line systemVB.Net
2005IcelandWarehouse Orders‘C’
2005RentokilPest Control systemVB.Net
2005Sapphire SapphireSIM utilityeVC, VB.Net and C#
2005IDG HoldingsUniloads systemVB.Net & C++
2004Unwired Sol.Man Utd. Museum WinCE and RFID Win CE, C++
2005Sapphire SapphireMail utilityeVC, VB.Net and C#
2004/5Protean SoftwareProtean engineer’s PDA ApplicationVB.Net SQLCE OpenNetCF
2004Unwired Sol.Hertz Vehicle Damage AssistanceC# for Compact Framework
2004IcelandStock Counts Module‘C’
2004Unwired Sol.HP CF Camera DLL utilityeVC
2004Unilever8100 Remote Comms (Hungary)eVB & eVC
2004IDG HoldingsO2 xda UniDev systemeVB & eVC
2003XDriveO2 xda Driver delivery systemVB.Net CF & eVC
2003IDG HoldingsO2 xda Signature decode systemVisual Basic
2003IcelandProduct Count Module‘C’
2003IDG HoldingsO2 xda Uniloads transport delivery systemeVB & eVC
2003Unilever8100 Promotions Module (Hungary)eVB & eVC
2003IcelandPositive Receiving Module‘C’
2002/3MET OfficeMetadata Weather Station InspectionsEmbedded Visual Basic
2002UnwiredFuji WinCE Museum app for MUFCEmbedded Visual C
2002InterchangeOfficeSmart Proposal MastereVB with viaXML
2002SymbolDHL WinCE code testingEmbedded Visual C
2002Sapphire Pocket PC FTP utilityEmbedded Visual C
2002InterchangeToshiba Pocket PC/Bluetooth OfficeSmarteVB with viaXML
2002Unilever8100 Route Accounting System (Hungary)eVB & eVC
2001Magic4Pocket PC port of a NT SMS test app.Embedded Visual C
2001Sapphire Pocket PC IrDA PrintingEmbedded Visual C
2001Sapphire Pocket PC EncryptionEmbedded Visual C
2001Sapphire Pocket PC RAS ConnectionEmbedded Visual C
2001SymbolRevenue Reporting SystemAccess 2000
2001Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Hungary)‘C’ and Pascal
2001Iceland3800/3100 In Store Stock Control.‘C’
2001B&T ConnectLAN configuringTCP/IP Networks
2001B&T ConnectBMW Stock Check SystemSpecification for VB/CE
2001EXELFreight Forwarding System Phase 2aVisual Basic, SQL and Oracle
2000UnileverPocket PC Route Accounting SystemEmbedded Visual Basic
2000Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Malaysia)‘C’ and Pascal
2000Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Austria)‘C’ and Pascal
2000MSAS/EXELFreight Forwarding System Phase 1bVisual Basic, SQL and Oracle
2000Unilever6100 Route Accounting System (Sweden)‘C’ and Pascal
2000Iceland3800/3100 In Store Stock Control.‘C’
2000Iceland3800 Shrinkage Module.‘C’
1999Unilever6100 Route Accounting System (Dubai)‘C’ and Pascal
1999Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Belgium)‘C’ and Pascal
1999Iceland3800 Bread Orders system.‘C’
1999Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Canada)‘C’ and Pascal
1999Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Hungary)‘C’ and Pascal
1999Unilever3100 Route Accounting System (Singapore)‘C’ and Pascal
1999Iceland3800 Telephone Ordering system.‘C’
 

Lowther Consultants Ltd. ( 1994 – 1999 )

1994 to 1999 - Technical Director/Owner

* Started this company to develop Handheld Solutions for Symbol Technologies and Casio Electronics.

* Duties: - Consultant Programming, Accounting and Staff Management. (of our twenty employees).

* Fixed Price contracts to Symbol Technologies’ coding standards and procedures.

* Version Control, Documentation (Design and Q.A.) and Support.

* Design and development of the following projects.

1999McVitiesDespatch SystemVisual Basic and Access DB
1999WHBCasio 800 Van Loading System‘C’ and Access 97
1998MHGCasio 700/800 Price Checking System‘C’ and Access 97
1998Kuehne & Nagel3800 and PC Warehouse System.‘C’, Access DB and Codebase
1998MSAS/EXELPC Lomas Transport Tracking SystemVisual Basic
1998VennersCasio 700 Stock Checking System‘C’ and Access 97
1998Tesco3800 Stock Checking System.‘C’
1997Unilever3100/6100 Route Accounting System.‘C’ and Pascal
1997IBM/WineInns3100 Stock Counting System‘C’
1997Parceline4600 Parcel Tracking system.‘C’ and Penpal
1996SymbolPresented the 3000 Programming Training Course in the UK and Belgium
1996B.P.3800 Stock Control System.‘C’
1996Iceland3800 In Store Stock Control.‘C’
1996Nortel3800 Asset Tracking System.‘C’
1996Thorn4100 Homeserve Rental Repair System.Penpal
1996Staples3800 Stock Counting System‘C’
1996Texaco3800 In-Shop System.‘C’
1996Woolworths3800 Warehouse Delivery System.‘C’
1996Parcel Force3100 Parcel Tracking System.‘C’
1995Alders3000 Price Checking System.‘C’
1995Superdrug3800 In-Store System.‘C’
1995Superdrug3800 Stock Check System.‘C’
1995B&Q3800 In-Store System.‘C’
1995Boots3300 In-Store System.‘C’
1995MDISReality Patient Tracking ModuleDataBasic
1994U.P.S.3100 and PC Parcel Tracking System.‘C’ and Access 2.0
1994Woolworths3800 In-Store System.‘C’
1994House of Fraser 3300 Demo System‘C’
 

McDonnell Information Systems Ltd ( 1985 – 1994 )

1990 to 1994 - Systems Consultant - Heath Systems

* Developed and supported the Radiology Patient Tracking project for UK and Bahrain. (DataBasic)

1987 to 1990 - A.T.E. engineer & specialist - Automatic Test Department

1985 to 1987 - Test Engineer - Test Department

 

British Telecom Plc. ( 1978 – 1985 )

1978 to 1985 - Exchange Maintenance Engineer