University accomodation rent tracking application

Project TypeApp
ServerUbuntu, Nginx
DatabaseMySql
BackendRuby, Rails API
AppIonic, Cordova, Android, iOS
Version ControlGit, Gitlab
Languagejavascript AngularJS, HTML, CSS

Brief Overview

This project was a supporting application for part of a larger project. This application is a student support app for students to find out information about the loca area that they are living in (areas limited to those around member universities), such as bin collection, community support information, and emergency contacts and what to do when in trouble, it also uses push notifications to alert studnets and parents of local events. For students with university managed accomodation, they also have a rent tracking feature for students and parents to keep track and ensure all rent is being paid on time.

Skills and Input

  • Hybrid mobile application development using Ionic (HTML, CSS, AngularJS).
  • Development of an API using Ruby on Rails.
  • Apple and Google developer workflow, and application build and release processes.
  • Amazon AWS SNS service and API for Push Notifications to end users.
  • Member of the design review team and code review team for quality analysis and best practices in codebase, and help with input on design proposals.

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Contact Me

  • john.hayes.reed@gmail.com

Recent Activity

Attended Kansai Ruby Kaigi 2017

A Ruby conference in the kansai region of japan, held in Osaka. Listened to a variety of presentations from many people in the Ruby community. This years theme was Community and Business.

Bottled observers gem release

The first production version of bottled_observers has been released (v0.1.0)


New blog post!

A blog about more advanced decorating concepts in ruby.


Bottled decorators gem update

v0.1.5 of bottled decorators has been released.


New blog post!

A blog post about the concept of class-instance variables


Website Design Update

johnhayesreed.com has had a makeover with Bootstrap 4

New blog post!

A new blog about design patterns in rails - Decorators


Bottled decorators gem release

The first production version of bottled_decorators has been released (v0.1.4)


New blog post!

A new blog about desing patterns in rails - Services


Bottled services gem release

The first production version of bottled_services has been released (v0.1.3)


Ruby Rampage 2016

Took part in 2016's Ruby Rampage 48 hour Hackathon.