Meet Ben Wallis_

Developer at Blue Frontier

Ben joined the Blue Frontier development team in 2019. He has more than a decade of commercial experience as a web developer, encompassing both back-end and front-end development.

Ben’s experience includes creating corporate, eCommerce and public sector websites, and building and maintaining web portals and applications. He works with a variety of development frameworks, including PHP and Symfony, and is extremely proficient in coding using JavaScript, CSS, SCSS and other major programming languages.

Day-to-day, Ben spends his time helping his team at Blue Frontier build and maintain a variety of websites and platforms to a high standard in keeping with client requirements.

What are your favourite things about Blue Frontier?

Some of the highlights of working at Blue Frontier that come to mind are the pool table, the free fruit, and the air conditioning!

What does your Blue Frontier role involve?

My role as a developer at Blue Frontier involves writing PHP and JavaScript code to create interactive, data-driven websites and applications, creating responsive layouts with CSS and HTML coding, and configuring web servers to optimise website delivery.

What would your dream project be?

I would like to create an innovative website or app for a game or movie. Alternatively, I would love to develop a game as part of the international gaming industry.

What do you enjoy doing outside of work?

Outside of work, my hobbies include PC gaming, F1, yoga, snowboarding, and sleeping.

Skills.

Everyone at Blue Frontier has skills and expertise to offer to the benefit of our company and clients.

  • PHP & Symfony
  • MySQL/SQL
  • HTML
  • XML
  • CSS/SCSS
  • JavaScript & React
  • JSON
  • jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • WordPress
  • Magento
  • PrestaShop
  • UI/UX
  • SEO
  • Linux System Administration