SHAY PUNTER

SHAY PUNTER

Welcome to my website, I am a full stack developer & project manager and here you'll find everything you need to know about me plus my experiences and learnings are all published here too!

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Experience

Shay's Journey

Project Manager

Team Visionary | 2020-02-02 - 2022-04-01

Remote, US

Team Visionary is a game studio created in 2017. Team Visionary specialises in creating immersive experiences in Minecraft for individuals and companies.

● Achieved a growth rate of up to 1965% in project returns

● Led over 10 projects, including for high-profile clients such as Google and Atlassian and AWAL

● Communicating with key project stakeholders and external vendors and clients

● Implemented processes and optimised existing processes which saw an increase in productivity by an average of 40%

● Collaborated with external stakeholders to understand how they can work with us along with understanding their goals of the project

● Prepared project plans and client proposals

● Presented project plans and proposals to external stakeholders along with walking through the processes involved in executing such plans

● Monitoring projects to ensure they are adhering to budgets and deadlines

● Managing an eCommerce store which involved theme changes, stock and inventory updates and new product launches

PunterDigital

Director & Fullstack Web Developer | 2018-08-08 - current

Conwy, UK

PunterDigital is a web development firm which specialises in helping other development firms by providing white-label service solutions.

Within the director role, I have been responsible for growing the company, managing the projects and the team behind them and collaborating with senior-level stakeholders, for more specific achievements:

● Led a small team of 2 people

● Collaborate closely with external stakeholders and clients to understand their project requirements and goals

● Monitor active projects ensuring they are adhering to budgets and timelines ● Prepare marketing plans and product briefs to execute on

● Prepare strategic documentation and plans ● Building out of website infrastructure and migrations

● Led prospecting and marketing activities to acquire new business and partnerships

● Prepared project plans and proposals for clients and external vendors

● Creating WordPress based websites for clients

● Creating eCommerce websites using WooCommerce and Shopify for clients

● Creating websites based on the Vue.js & Laravel frameworks for clients

Conwy County Borough Council

Work Experience - IT Practitioner | 2015-07-08 - 2015-07-09

Conwy, UK

For a week, I volunteered to work with Conwy County Borough's IT department as an IT practitioner to understand the role and to expand my horizon on IT which I massively enjoy.

Through this experience, I was exposed to networking, software engineering, customer support and data centre operations which all exist to support the operations of the council.

I had also assisted several technicians in accomplishing their required tasks, which involved:

● Assisting with the network installation of an electric car charging station

● Assisting the support team in providing first-line support

● Learning about the IBM RPG language and how the council use it to run their payroll and accounting software

Interruptive Studios

Project Manager & Fullstack Web Developer | 2022-02-01 - current

Liverpool, UK

Interruptive Studios is a digital marketing agency disrupting the advertising industry and creating conversion-focused websites and campaigns.

● Leading a team of 3 developers

● Monitoring projects to ensure they are adhering to budgets and deadlines

● Communicating with key project stakeholders and external vendors and clients

● Planning and onboarding new project proposals & process implementation and improvements

● Prepared project plans and proposals

● Collaborated with external stakeholders to understand how they can work with us along with understanding their goals of the project

● Prepared project plans and client proposals

● Planning and implementing eCommerce solutions (such as woocommerce and Shopify) for clients

● Managing and maintaining eCommerce stores

Ready, Set, Block!

Project Manager | 2020-03-02 - 2021-10-31

Remote, US

Ready, Set, Block! is a Minecraft game production studio producing content for the Minecraft Marketplace & working with clients from across the world to help bring their vision into Minecraft.

● Monitoring projects to ensure they are adhering to budgets and deadlines

● Communicating with key project stakeholders and external vendors and clients

● Coordinated and led 4 different teams across 4 different projects simultaneously

● Prepared project timelines and a critical path to adhere to

Providing a result-focused service

Brands Shay has worked with

PunterDigital
Atlassian
Conwy County Borough Concil
Interruptive Studios
Team Visionary
Google

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