Hello, I am Chris Barber
Software Development Team Leader

I am an experienced software developer with over 8 years experience working in various technologies. Currently I work for Sage UK Ltd on the Sage One family of products as the Development Team Lead for the Sage One Global Platform Team.

Leading a focused and agile SCRUM team, we are committed to a strategy of continuous improvement and releases. We primarily work on building out global features and platforms to enable and support developers in creating products for a global audience.

The global nature of our team requires effective collaboration with colleagues from around the world, ensuring that our products can be tailored to suit the specific needs of their region.

My work is primarily focused on web technologies that include;

  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Sinatra
  • Git
  • JavaScript
  • CoffeeScript
  • ReactJS & Flux
  • HTML
  • CSS & SASS
  • Markdown & Textile
  • Jekyll
  • Lua

Alongside this, is a range of methodologies which I apply in my work;

  • Semantic Versioning
  • Test Driven Development
  • SOLID Design Principles
  • SCRUM & Agile

As part of my work, I make use of a range of tools that include;

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