Mark Wickens

Mark Wickens - Engineering Manager & Senior Sofware Engineer

With over a decade of remote working experience as a Senior Principal Software Engineer and a proven track record as an Engineering Manager, I have successfully navigated the realm of remote development and team management.

Key Highlights:

🎯 Generative AI Expertise: I am currently prompt engineering on an exciting Generative AI project utilizing ChatGPT. This groundbreaking endeavor involves pushing the boundaries of AI to deliver innovative solutions and redefine user experiences to accelerate time-to-market in the publishing space.

🎯 Versatility Across Tech Stacks: Proficient in navigating the intricacies of full-stack development, bridging the gap from databases to seamless user experiences while prioritizing security at every juncture.

🎯 Holistic Management Approach: Previously serving as a dedicated line manager for a team of direct reports, I adeptly balance managerial responsibilities with hands-on development, ensuring a harmonious synthesis of leadership and technical expertise.

🎯 Agile Evangelist: As a Certified Scrum Master, I champion Agile methodologies, steering projects through dynamic business requirements with a commitment to continuous improvement. My leadership ensures adherence to Scrum principles, fostering adaptability and agility.

🎯 Professional Philosophy: Driven by a passion for delivering high-quality, secure software solutions, I thrive in environments with fluid business requirements. My approach revolves around frequent inspect-and-adapt cycles, embodying a professional work ethic grounded in integrity, quality, respect, and innovation.

🎯 Customer-Centric Focus: I firmly believe that building strong, collaborative relationships with customers is paramount to maximizing agility, velocity, and overall business value. This philosophy underscores my commitment to delivering solutions that not only meet but exceed client expectations.

Open to new opportunities and challenges, I am excited to bring my wealth of experience to a dynamic team ready to innovate and excel in the ever-evolving landscape of software development.

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