Curriculum Vitae

Personal Details

Name Giles Bathgate
Email Address:
Date of Birth: 11/10/1979
Nationality: British
Driving Licence: Full

Career History

Blue Prism Ltd. Newton Le Willows, Merseyside. June 2003 – Present

Software Developer. Business process automation software developer. Using .NET 4.0, C#,C++,VB,Python

Computer Solutions Ltd. New Haw, Surrey. July 2002 – Nov 2002

Web Engineer. Designed Website which was highly integrated with MS Access Database. Learned to program using Microsoft’s Active Server Pages (ASP). Gained experience using Frontpage DHTML and XHTML

KBCS Ltd. Sunninghill, Surrey. Feb 2001 – Aug 2001

Multimedia Designer. Designed an interactive product demonstration using Macromedia Director. Gained experience using Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0.

Stannah Stairlifts. Andover, Hampshire. Jul 1999 – Oct 1999

Concepts Design Team. Worked in a design engineering department. Compiled an ergonomic and design specification report on rival companies lifts. Designed ergonomic testing equipment. Gained experience of using Raydan and Pro Engineer.

Legoland. Windsor, Berkshire. Oct 1998 – Dec 1998

Attractions assistant. Worked as part of an organised team. Learned to work with the general public.

Eastleigh College. Eastleigh, Hampshire. 1997 4 weeks

Photographer. Used a variety of stills photography studio lighting techniques. Processed and printed black & white prints of subject matter photographed in studio. Used Adobe Photoshop editing suite to scan and manipulate images.

NARO Fleetlands. Gosport, Hampshire 1995 2 weeks

Engineer. Learned to use AutoCAD and additional rendering programs. Fitted electronic equipment to LYNX helicopters.


Brunel University. Egham, Surrey. Sept 1998 – Jun 2002

B.Sc (HONS) Product Design (2:2)
Final year options: Mechatronics. Smart Products. Cognitive Ergonomics.

Peter Symonds College. Winchester, Hampshire 1996-1998

A Level: Graphical Communication (A). Electronics (C). Physics (E). Mathematics for Physicists (A/S Level Course Completed).

Secondary School. Swanmore, Hampshire 1991-1996

GCSE: Art (A). Design Communication (B). Geography (B). Double Science (B). English (C). Mathematics (D). History (D). Spanish (E).

Computer Skills

Programs: Adobe Photoshop 6.0. Adobe Illustrator 9.0. Macromedia Director 8.0. Cambridge Materials Selector. ANSYS. Raydan. Pro Engineer 2000i. AutoCAD 2000. HiWire. Microsoft Office XP (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook & FrontPage) Windows XP Professional. GNU/Linux

Platforms: IBM PC. Apple Mac & iMac. Sun sparc (UNIX workstations).

Languages: Visual Basic .NET 2.0. C++. C. Pascal. HTML 4.01. XHTML 1.0. CSS. ASP. SQL. XML.