Sean O'Mahoney

Web Developer | Photographer | Freelancer

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Hello World and dwellers of Midgard, as you can see, my name is Sean O'Mahoney, I am 20-years-old and am a passionate Computer Scientist, studying so at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Below are various examples of my experinces, you might notice I like working on Web App (since it includes design and development) and running Workshops, although I am always happy to be involved in more projects and I will try to take up every opportunity that I am offered.

Any endorsements on my LinkedIn would be greatly appreciated.


Manchester Metropolitan University

September 2016 – April 2019

Computer Science (G401) BSc: Current

First Year Results (79%)

Computer Systems Fundamentals: 72%

Information Systems: 68%

Introduction to Web Design and Development: 82%

Programming: 95%

The Union / Societies Roles (3)
Socities Council Academic Rep

This role involves taking care of all academic societies at the Union, if they have any issues or queries, as well as deciding on grant applications and society requests (if they apply with restrictions by charities, are not dangerous, use the grant money wisely), then sending over the paperwork over for approval.

Computing Society

With this role, I am in charge of our public and student appearance, liaising with both companies such as Aardvark Swift and also Academics to help host or run/create events, then informing students of such events and what else to be aware of.

Photography Society

As the organiser of the Photography Society, it is my duty to handle any and all paperwork needed to run our events, any health and safety forms needed, or applications for funding. Not only this, but I also am in charge of planning events to run and liaising with connections, running weekly socials, trips or workshops for our members.

Humanity Hallows (Freelance Work for the Official Student Magazine)


The Gin Society Returns to Manchester Cathedral


Manchester Writing: Mary Jean Chan, André Naffis-Sahely and David Shook with Helen Mort

Humanity Hallows Celebrate Launch of Issue 8

Mike Garry Performance

Play Expo 2017 Brings Biggest Ever Gaming Event to Manchester

10 Historic Gems of Manchester

Workshop Lead

I was contacted by a member of the Outreach and Enrichment Team in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities to run a few hour-long introductory workshop sessions, all workshop presentations were made and lead by myself (included in the remuneration).

Other Roles (2)
Peer Mentor

For the first week of University in "Freshers Week", I took a group from my department and ran a variety of activities, being a tour around the campus, and presenting the workshop presentations on my LinkedIn.

2nd Year Computer Science Rep

This role requires me to gather opinions, issues and suggestions from my peers (studying Computer Science in their second year), then have meetings with the staff on what they are, how they can be fixed, and if the issues still exist (or have created new problems).

Extra-Curricular Award (7 @ 50hrs)

"Intro to Android Programming": 10 hours
"C++ Programming: Intro": 9 hours
"Building 3D Models": 3 hours
"Web Mapping: Intro": 3 hours
"Internet of Things: Building Smart Environments": 10 hours
"MATLAB® for Scientists & Engineers / Research": 10 hours
"Intro to Node-Red": 5 hours

Pendleton Sixth Form Centre (Edexcel)

October 2014 – June 2016

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in IT Software Development (QCF): D*D*D*
First Language English (Cambridge): C

Southport College (Edexcel)

September 2013 – June 2014

BTEC ICT Level 2 Diploma: Distinction*

Pontville School (GCSEs)

September 2008 – July 2013

ICT Level 2 (OCR): Pass
Mathematics’ A (OCR): B
Art & Design: (OCR): C
Photography (OCR): C
Home Economics (WJEC): D


GM (Game Monitor)

December 2014 – April 2015

I logged into the "Age of Warring Empire" game daily and went on multiple servers to help players with their issues, as well as gathered feedback. This help me develop my soft skills more, communicating with players and solving their issues in a professional manner.

Jack Lyon ( Designer

July 2015 – Present

I am in charge of creating various posters, tickets and other such graphical work needed for Jack Lyon (the ventriloquist) as well as manage his site.

Daily Manchester (

June 2015 – October 2017

I was in charge of the website (admin) and managing it, also writing various posts on a variety of subjects while maintaining good SEO.

Google Digital Garage

September 2016

Google's Digital Garage is a certificate which is awarded after completing 23 different modules, encompasing different aspects of the digital marketing world.



Manchester Tech Meetups

December 2017 – Ongoing

This is a project which collects the groups from the RESTful Meetup API, displaying them along with their events (amongst other functionality).

Woven Memories

October 2017

I was approached by a PhD student who was forwarded to me to complete a project, where I had a deadline of a week to develop this prototype.


HomelessHack: Stop the Spiral (Winners)

June 2017

Based on a model that merges Air BnB with foster care, the system would match people in need with those who show empathy, ideally before they become homeless.

Manchester Evening News Article
Catherine Heath's Blog Post (Team Member)

TravelSpirit: TAPIT (2nd)

March 2017

Cards are not readily available on hand, are cumbersome the more collected and can easily get lost, with TAPIT, we hope to solve that, providing a more convenient and quicker experience.

LinkedIn SlideShare

Google Hash Code

28th April 2018

Hash Code is a team programming competition organized by Google for students and industry professionals across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. You pick your team and programming language, we pick a Google engineering problem for you to solve.


Workshops/Masterclasses Attended

Future Artists - VR Arts Lab 3: Rosalind Franklin

23rd - 25th February 2018

Elon Musk has theoretically requested that their be a museum or exhibition space on the planet that best reflects the achievements of Human Beings, an inspirational and educational space, which uses entertainment and documentary combined to inform and entertain, and that this museum or exhibition space, must be virtual!

Equipment Brought
Video Produced

Games for the Many - Manchester

17th - 18th February 2018

Over two days a mixture of experienced developers to campaigners and activists who have never coded before collab'ed to create a political game

Game Produced

Two+Two Collaboration Event

16th February 2018

Two+Two was a one day event in central Manchester, from 9am until 6pm on Friday 16th February 2018, bringing creative, technical and marketing students together.


Harry Roberts‘ Front-end Performance

29th November 2017

Performance is big business. Every case study out there tells us that users hate slow experiences, and that faster experiences generate more conversions: more conversions means more money.

Tweet of Progress

Future Artists - VR Arts Lab 2: Pink RaVE

17th - 19th November 2017

Production groups will either make a game, or create a piece of virtual reality cinema – using parts of the book, Ready Player One, as inspiration to create their own narratives. The lab also encourages a transmedia approach to storytelling, combining the physical book or audio book, with VR / AR and the use of space.

Workshops Ran

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