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Lachlan Collingwood-Brown
Curriculum Vitae

Professional Objective

I am seeking a career focused on developing and designing web based structures. My aim is to contribute my skills that I have gained through studies and previous work experience. I strive to constantly improve my technical ability in web development and design practices. I have good people skills and a strong work ethic. My career objective is to support organisations / companies to achieve successful client relationships and successful business outcomes by utilising the valued skills that I have obtained throughout my school and tertiary education life.

Education And Training

Bachelor of Multimedia

2011 - 2013(3 year course)

Griffith University, Mt. Gravatt, QLD

Award Major: Interactive Entertainment and Games Programming

Certificate IV in Information Technology (Multimedia)


Axiom College, Milton, QLD

Certificate II in Information Technology


John Paul College, Daisy Hill, QLD

Senior Certificate


John Paul College, Daisy Hill, QLD

Skills And Attributes


Highly proficient in PHP, SQL, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Java, C++, Objective C.


Highly proficient with jQuery, React, Vue, MVC, CodeIgniter, Bootstrap, WordPress, WooCommerce, Drupal, Joomla, Shopify, AJAX, JSON, Smarty.


Highly proficient with Notepad++, PuTTY, WinSCP, FileZilla, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Dreamweaver, Sony Vegas, Audacity, Microsoft Office suite.

Managerial Background

  • Good track record of developing projects from inception to delivery.
  • Provide proactive leadership in ensuring the effective management of the allocated project.
  • Undertake project management activities by developing plans, budget estimates, schedule of time lines, identifying roles/responsibilities.
  • Represent the Project Group in client engagement forums to ensure expected outcomes are achieved.
  • Manage project delivery outcomes without supervision, prioritise work deliverables and juggle multiple tasks effectively.
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with project personnel and key stakeholders.

Professional Experience

July 2020 – Present

GSK Insurance Brokers – Complete WordPress Rebuild

  • Create a completely new WordPress based site from reference design docs and guidelines.
  • Manipulate theme based content and allow the end user to control previously static content in theme natively through CMS.
  • Control site’s data to promote SEO and automatic categorisation of pages
  • Currently working with WordPress, PHP, JS, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS & SQL.

Feb 2020 – Present

Dracakis – Ongoing Site Management & Updates

  • Maintain a large online eCommerce site with a complex product database and interaction between categories.
  • Make large scale front end oriented changes to site’s custom WordPress theme formatting and UX.
  • Facilitate multiple API connections from different companies / sources and manipulate product feed formatting for consistency.
  • Currently working with WordPress, PHP, JS, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS, SQL, XML, YAML & JSON.

Aug 2019 – Sep 2019

James Law – Complete Theme Development

  • Brand new WordPress theme developed from scratch for client's law firm.
  • Built theme from specific reference design made directly with the client.
  • Create re-usable components within theme for future proof and expandability purposes.
  • Developed theme with PHP, JS, jQuery, AJAX, HTML, CSS, SQL & WordPress.

July 2019 – Present

Indigo Cut And Colour – Ongoing Website Updates

  • Meet business' brand styling requirements and client's spcifications for usability and accessiblity.
  • Support new payment gateway model and apply SEO to all existing content on site.
  • Developed updates with PHP, JS, HTML, CSS & WordPress.

May 2019 – Jun 2019

Tied With A Ribbon – Website And Template Update

  • Create new platform to facilitate newsletters, new subscribers, and landing pages.
  • Support updated MailChimp framework to automate tasks and management throughout the site.
  • Match business' existing branding throughout the site to add consistency to online presence.
  • Developed updates with PHP, JS, HTML, CSS, BigCommerce & MailChimp.

Jan 2019 – Feb 2019

Peter Searle Design – Website Theme and SEO Update

  • Improve site's user experience and present client's previous achievements clearly to new visitors.
  • Parse all existing content to improve site's SEO. Emphasis was placed on business' images.
  • Developed updates with PHP, JS, HTML, CSS & WordPress.

Sep 2017 – Present

TaskTrakker – Ongoing Website Updates and Management

  • Work with client to create solutions to various user account management tasks.
  • Maintain regular reports of progress and determine course of action for future updates.
  • PWA development on JS framework to server completely custom internal app to client’s staff members
  • Developed updates with PHP, HTML, CSS, MySQL, JS, jQuery, JSON, AJAX, Bootstrap & CodeIgniter.

Jan 2017 – July 2017

Body Morph – Ongoing Website Updates and Maintenance

  • Meet weekly development milestones and accurately estimate upcoming development complexity.
  • Keep client informed of progress made on current updates.
  • Developed updates with PHP, HTML, CSS, MySQL, JS, jQuery, JSON, AJAX & CodeIgniter.