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About Me

Hello, my name is Mark Kelly. I’m a freelance full stack developer based in Portlaoise, Ireland. I’m extremely passionate about creating fast and responsive websites and web apps. I design for mobile first with cyber-security and SEO best practices in mind.

If you would like to work with me or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me directly. I will come back to you as soon as possible.

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My Skills

Programming languages:
Java C C++ C# HTML CSS JavaScript SQL Python PHP

Operating Systems:
Windows 7 Windows 10 Linux (Ubuntu)

Database set up and management:

Web & mobile development:
Bootstrap jQuery Flask Django Apache Cordova Ionic PythonAnywhere Heroku Linode

Recent Projects

Personal Website (This Site)

I recently designed and developed my personal website. Made with CodeRed CMS, which is written in Python, and heavily based on Wagtail CMS. Deployed to Linode VPS with SSH.

Software stack:
  • Linux
  • Apache
  • PostgreSQL
  • Python
Technologies used include:
  • Django
  • Git
  • jQuery
  • Disqus
  • Bootstrap
Duties included:
  • Linux system administration
  • Apache server configuration
  • Firewall configuration
  • SSL certificate installation
  • Database setup
  • Domain name setup
  • Email setup

4th Year Project

For my 4th year project I developed an online voting system for a college. It’s a web application that provides functionalities such as, allowing students to register and vote in elections while off campus. Full development details and user manuals can be found here. Deployed to PythonAnywhere. Available here.

Technologies used include:
  • Python
  • Django
  • Git
  • Jinja
  • Bootstrap
  • MySQL
  • SendGrid

My Education

Third Level Institute of Technology Carlow, Kilkenny Rd., Carlow
2017 - 2018 Bachelor of Science in Software Development
(Level 8) (2.2 Honours)
2014 - 2017 Bachelor of Science in Software Development
(Level 7) (Merit Grade 1)
PLC Course Portlaoise College, Mountrath Rd., Portlaoise, Co. Laois
2013 - 2014 Certificate in Information Technology
(Level 5) (Distinction with Student of the Year award)
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