Oliver Daniel

Oliver Daniel

Technologist with experience working with FTSE clients. Strong interest in emerging technologies, and their impact on business and society. Founder of music tutorials website and demonstrated experience in product management, web design, marketing, SEO, data analysis, cyber security, policy and campaigning.

I am a technology enthusiast and enjoy creating beautiful minimalist websites. When I'm not coding or pushing pixels, you'll find me running, watching tv shows or listening to my favourite band - Above & Beyond.

What I Do

Technology and Business

View my resumé and projects pages to find out more about my professional experience.

Web Design

View the projects page to find out about my web and graphic design work

Running

Running is one of my main passions - find out more on my blog!

Other interests

Find out about my other interests, including mental health, politics and music on my blog.

Resume

My CV

Experience

2017 - Present
PwC

Technology Associate

Key experiences include: - Performing audits of IT General Controls for FTSE 100 clients. Testing includes Access Management, Change Management, Computer Operations and Programme Development. - Engagements to help clients understand and develop their GDPR readiness.

2015 - 2017
University of Bristol

Web Editor

As part of the web team, I created, designed and edited webpages. I gained experience in search engine optimisation, responsive design, competitor analysis and user testing. I am confident using HTML, CSS and systems including T4 CMS, Mailchimp, Eventbrite, Google Analytics and WordPress. I also developed a responsive website for the new University of Bristol Innovation programmes.

2013 - Present
Dance Music Design

Director

Built a limited company (http://www.dancemusicdesign.net) selling music tutorial products including ebooks, video tutorials and software templates. Developed a website using HTML, CSS and Paypal IPN script and implemented various marketing approaches.

2016
PwC

Cyber security intern

Gained Insight into business systems control, Data Assurance and Regulatory Compliance. Focus on Cybersecurity including systems architecture, and Threat & Vulnerability Management. Worked on FTSE100 clients and gained experience in penetration testing, data management and analysis. I produced a resource review for a charity project, presenting to the client and also achieved second place in a competition envisaging a ‘digital workplace’.

2015 - 2016
Policy Bristol

Intern

Gained experience in different forms of policy intervention, helping to promote academic research on issues surrounding environmental, economic and social policy. Helped to manage PolicyBristol’s website and blog, social media channels and Mailchimp email campaigns.

Awards

2016
University of Bristol Careers Service

Employability Award Nominee

Nominated for the Bristol Plus Employability award, issued in 2016 by Zurich.

2016
University of Bristol

Bristol Outstanding award

Students displaying exceptional employability skills may be awarded an Outstanding Award, which involves a presentation to a panel of employers, academics and Careers Service staff. Students must be able to demonstrate high level skills including managing people and resources, project management and commercial awareness in order to achieve this.

2015
Bristol Green Capital

Green Capital Change Maker Gold Award

Oliver Daniel has achieved the Green Capital Change Maker Gold Award by contributing 100 hours to social, economic and environmental sustainability during Bristol's year as European Green Capital.

2015
University of Bristol

Bristol PLUS Award

The Bristol PLUS Award recognises and rewards University of Bristol students who have gained significant professional and life skills through work experience, volunteering and other activities outside of their studies.

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Skills

Excel

85%

HTML & CSS

95%

Python

60%

Cyber Security

75%

Technology Policy (including GDPR)

70%

Business development & marketing

80%

Certifications

2018
Google

Digital Garage

2018
UiPath

Robotic process automation (RPA) Developer Foundation

2017
BCS

ITIL Foundation

2017
ISACA

COBIT 5 Foundation

2017
AdelaideX - edX

Introduction to Project Management

Education

2014-2017
University of Bristol

Geography BSc

Alongside my studies I have undertaken a number of co-curricular activities including: - Volunteered twice at the technology conference, WebSummit - Undertaken three internships / part time jobs. - Organising team for the university's inaugural TEDx conference - Completed a 100km ultra marathon - Completed the University's PLUS and Outstanding award, and been nominated for the Employability award and Alumni Association award.

2009-2014
Dulwich College

Dulwich College

AAAA at A Level (History, Geography, Economics, Italian) AAA - Latin (AS), Critical Thinking (AS), Additional Mathematics (FSMQ) 9A*s 2As - GCSE

Volunteer Experience

2016 - 2017
Open Rights Group

Open Rights Group Local Organiser

I organised the Bristol local Open rights group, holding events and campaigning on issues surrounding digital rights, privacy and data laws.

2015 - 2016
Web Summit

Volunteer (Operations team)

Volunteered at the WebSummit technology conference in 2015 (Dublin) and 2016 (Lisbon).

2015 - 2016
TEDxUniversityofBristol

Organising team

Part of a team which organised the University’s first ever TEDx event.

2015 - 2016
The OR Campaign

Founding Member

Won a competition to engage students in sustainability action. Subsequently developed an environmental campaign on the University of Bristol campus with a £2,400 budget, using installations to visually represent shocking sustainability facts.

Portfolio

My Works
Dance Music Design

Dance Music Design

Business, Web design
Graphic and video design

Graphic and video design

Business
Web design

Web design

Business, Web design

Contact

Get in Touch

London

oliver.dan95@gmail.com

Freelance Available

Get in touch!