Hello, my name is Katja Durrani. I am a web developer living in Bristol, in the UK.
I have worked for myself, managing my own clients, as part of web agencies, and for a startup.
This website will give you an insight into what I can do.
I work well in a team, and am interested in working on large-scale projects with new technologies and responsibilities.
I worked as a regular freelancer for Fanatic Design for a year, and I was employed by Wiredmedia for three years.
From 2019 - 2021 and then again in 2022, I worked for Bristol startup Solverboard (now part of Sopheon as Acclaim Ideas).
In those roles, I
A project I did with my friend Tom while running a Code Club for kids: Using Python code to place blocks in Minecraft in order to emulate 3D Logo turtle movements.
I also built a book-swapping app with Django.
In January 2014, I set up Codehub with my friend Gicela Morales. I was its main organiser till the start of 2022 when I left the organising team. Originally aimed at people working from home, it has grown into a helpful community of developers with diverse backgrounds, skills and experience levels.
Being involved with, and running, the group did not only improve my technical skills, but has also been an invaluable experience overall.
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