Peter Kneale

Software Engineer / Technical Lead

I'm a software engineer based in Sydney, Australia. I create reliable and scalable web applications.



Software Engineer

October 2014 - November 2017

Worked on large scale hosted solutions with exposure to most AWS services. Contributing extensively to C# microservices framework while deprecating legacy monolith. Worked on high volume real time analytics solutions. Significant expose to running C# on linux via Mono.
  • C# / Micro-Services / WebAPI
  • EC2 / CloudFormation / CloudWatch
  • Kinesis / RDS / Redshift / DynamoDB
  • S3 / SQS / SNS / IAM
  • Docker / Nagios / SaltStack
  • Git / GitHub / Agile / Kanban / Bamboo

Within Reach

Technical Lead

April 2013 - October 2014

Worked as a technical lead contributing to a number of innovative startups. These projects are predominantly built on the Microsoft technology stack, hosted on AWS infrastructure and constucted using Agile and Kanban practices.
  • ASP.Net MVC 4/5, EF
  • AWS (EC2, RDS, SQS, SES, CloudSearch, S3, Route 53)
  • ServiceStack,, nServiceBus
  • Git, GitHub, Agile, Kanban, TeamCity


Startup Foudner

Jan 2013 - March 2013

Embarked on building a number of small sites with the aim of learning as much as I could about rapid application development.
  • ASP.Net MVC 4/5, Mongo
  • AWS (EC2, S3, SNS, Route 53)
  • Solr, Lucene, nServiceBus
  • Git, GitHub, AppHarbor

Community Engine

Technical Lead

Feb 2011 - Dec 2012

Worked a technical lead in a fast paced and agile environment while building the Community Engine platform.
  • ASP.Net MVC 3/4
  • Mongo, Sql Server
  • Git, Agile, Kanban

Blake Dawson

Senior Developer

Jan 2005 - Jan 2011

Designed and delivered custom software solutions for Blake Dawson and helped build the SALT compliance product.
  • ASP.Net, SharePoint
  • BizTalk, Sql Server
  • VSS



Jan 2001 - Feb 2004

Built line of business solutions for IT @ AMP and helped build the website.
  • ASP, Lotus Notes
  • Sql Server
  • VSS


University of Western Sydney

Bachelor of Science (Computing)

Feb 1996 - Dec 2000

A comprehensive and in-depth technical degree covering modern computer systems underpinned by solid theoretical foundations in computer science and mathematics

  • Application Programming
  • Systems Programming
  • Analysis and Design

Personal and Contact Info

  • 0408 285 612
  • Manly, NSW, Australia