Curriculum Vitae

Kristian Matthews


About Me

A passionate and adaptable Computer Science and Software Engineering student, predicted a first-class honours, seeking a position in information systems and technology which will utilise the skills developed during his studies at the University of Westminster and internship at Apple.

Has very good web design, development, and programming skills, and has always had a passion for learning. Enjoys the opportunities to apply himself and his skills to new and existing projects. Has the planning and teamworks skills to manage the development and creative process, as well as working with a team, keeps up-to-date with the latest technology news and events, always seeking to expand on the knowledge and skills learned, and has a real passion for developing unique projects.


Experience

Desktop Systems Specialist Apple

September 2013 - June 2014

Pitched, designed and developed a secure web application, accessible in a corporate environment to monitor multifunction printer devices in near-real-time and access statistics regarding these devices. Worked using a ticketing system to support 300 on-site users, and remote users across Europe, the Middle East, India, and Africa. Responsible for training new employees which involved teaching them the basics of the OS X operating system, setting up their Mac and accounts, including email, contacts, and calendar, as well as additional support available to them. Scheduled and instructed workshops for teaching various applications of various difficulty levels.

Kristian is a very conscientious worker who is a quick learner and very efficient at prioritising heavy workloads. Always approachable, Kristian was responsible for providing support for 200-300 on-site users at Apple UK. He was always very professional and comfortable with working on projects as part of a team or on an individual basis.

Mr. Paul Gellard

Leaflet Distributor & Shop Assistant Timpson

September 2012 - September 2012

Gained and enhanced inter-personal skills while interacting with the public and employees.

Multimedia Developer University of Westminster

June 2012 - September 2012

Awarded a grant to design and develop a higher educational reusable learning object for the University of Westminster’s department of life sciences.


Education

University of Westminster

September 2011 - Present

Charles Darwin School & Sixth Form

September 2004 - June 2011

Kristian was a hardworking student in my lessons, with a friendly and polite personality. A pleasure to teach.

Mr. Nick Yerassimou

Certifications & Skills


Referrals

Dr. Daphne Economou

Senior Lecturer (Course Leader)
University of Westminster
115 New Cavendish Street
London, W1W 6UW
+44 20 7911 5000 ext. 64506

Mr. Jeff Ferguson

University of Westminster
115 New Cavendish Street
London, W1W 6UW