About Eray by Flurdy
is an IT consultancy, originally known as electric ray.
Ivar Abrahamsen and Hans Solgaard starts electric ray in Manchester to develop web sites for friends.
2001: Eray is continued by Ivar Abrahamsen for minor consultancy services.
2014: Ivar works full time for Eray by Flurdy
via Contractor Umbrella.
2015: Eray by Flurdy Ltd is formed.
Ivar is a Software Engineer and is available as a
Technical Architect, Tech Lead, Developer, Developer coach or Agile & Lean coach.
He graduated in 1997 with a BSc in
Computer Engineering from the
University of Manchester.
Since then he has lived in
and since 2011 in Alton
in Hampshire outside London.
Ivar's main technical skills are within Scala and Java®, with a variety of databases (Postgres, Cassandra) and infrastructure (AWS, Docker), integrating a polyglot mix of relevant languages, technologies and architecture design.
A large part of his roles involve creating, leading, coaching and mentoring teams and proxying product owners.
He has worked at clients based in the UK, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Qatar.
With clients in many different industries:
Large multi national banks and financial insitutions
Multi national mobile telecom operators
International music labels and
mobile content providers
Oil & gas, and nuclear power companies
Estate agents and house builders
Social networking sites
Entertainment and games studios
Many has been small startups as well as several multi-national enterprises.
Ivar is also known as
and is actively involved in Open Source
flurdy.com contains many free guides, tips and opinions
of OSS based software, agile project methods, etc.
If you are interested in hiring Ivar,
perhaps ask for a quote,
or contact Ivar directly for a chat.