We love being busy at A&P and this means that our team is constantly expanding with fresh new talent! We have sat down with one of our newest members, Neil, to discuss how he’s settling in and what he enjoys most about his new role.
What is your role here at A&P?
I am a PHP Developer, employed to work on the backend scripts of customer sites. I also have experience in computer hardware, maintenance and administration.
How has your first month at A&P been?
Awesome! The team here are great and made me feel at home very quickly. The quality of work and professionalism is very high and gives a nice feeling to be working in such an environment.
List 3 positives of your time here so far…
1. The working environment
2. The welcome lunch
3. The coffee machine!
What do you love about what you do?
I love bringing a website to life using the best code I can write; a well written script is very satisfying to produce.
Name your favourite website…
I spend a lot of time on YouTube or on film-related sites so they would probably
be my favourite type of websites.
What do you like to do outside of work? Do you have any hobbies?
To get myself off the computer, I have a model railway which I have been working on over the last year. I also love films and have a home cinema setup. I enjoy cars, walking the dog, and have even been known to do a bit of dancing! Naturally, I also have a few computers knocking around, too.
If you could have any super-power, what would it be?
Invisibility… sometimes it’s just nice to disappear.
Do you have a favourite phrase or mantra that you live by?
“Don’t panic” – Douglas Adams.
In one sentence, teach us something we may not know…
The first internet domain name ever to be registered is Symbolics.com on March 15th, 1985.