Felix Hanley

+61 457 092 803

I am a software engineer with many years experience in both small and large teams producing software and systems in a variety of industries. My experience covers processing engines (ETL), encryption, security, micro-services & API design, large scale hosting devops and general consulting.

I am an Australian citizen, a native English speaker, and am also fluent in Thai. I am available for full-time, part-time, contract and remote positions.

Publicly available source code repositories:

References available on request

Senior Developer Operations Engineer, MYOB

April 2019 – Present, Melbourne

An Australian multinational corporation that provides tax, accounting and other business services software to small and medium businesses.

As a member of the observability team I am involved in all things logging, tracing and metrics related. I manage many systems in AWS and Kubernetes as well as cross-platform CLI tools for product engineers.

Senior Software Developer, Seer Security

July 2018 – April 2019, Melbourne

A small security business with a flagship product used by a number of government organisations. They use a loose, Agile scrum methodology.

I initially was working solely on a content extraction and processing engine written in Go. As client requirements changed I was moved to a Python based APIs and infrastructure.

Senior Software Engineer, Freestyle Technology

June 2017 – July 2018, Melbourne

An IoT technology company providing hardware and software solutions to service providers and municipalities across SE Asia and Australasia. Their solution involves “smart” devices and real time control. They use an Agile scrum methodology.

As a member of the data team I developed a custom ETL and rules processing pipeline to cope with data from large deployments of devices, and the APIs required to consume this data by the rest of the system.

Senior Software Engineer, KL Data/ARKpX

March 2015 – December 2016, Melbourne & remote

A small team developing a cross-platform, encrypted storage solution much like ‘Dropbox’ but using client-side, PKI encryption. Products in use by multiple government organisations. They used an Agile scrum methodology.

I was instrumental in the transition from a Java based product to a platform independent solution, developing the core encryption and business logic library used by multiple front-ends.

Software Engineer, Ayuda Hosting

February 2010 – February 2015, Melbourne & remote

A traditional, “bare-metal” hosting and development business with a small team based in the Melbourne CBD.

As part of a small team I was involved in all areas of network design and installation, project planning and cost estimation. I worked for one year in the Melbourne office and then remotely from interstate and overseas.

Principle, User Space

April 2006 – Present, Melbourne, Asia & remote

Melbourne based hosting and development services to Australian and SE Asian clients.

Managed my own consulting, development and hosting business.

Web developer, Sensory Networks

February 2005 – April 2006, Sydney

Programmer, Freelance

October 2002 – February 2005, Outback Australia

Deployment of BSD VPNs, LDAP and email systems.

Programmer/DBA, National Telecoms Group

January 2001 – October 2002, Sydney

Developed large CRM used by 300+ seat call centers (VB, SalesLogix)

Programmer, DefineIT/Macquarine Health

2000 – 2001, Sydney

Maintained embedded C/C++ code for monitoring units.


2001 Bachelor of Computer Science and Software Engineering, The University of Sydney

1994 Bachelor of Applied Science and Computer Technology, Swinburne University (deferred)