About Steve

Stephen has over 40 years experience in IT, having gained experience with a broad range of Apple, Microsoft and other technologies, applications and development tools. His strong IT background is supported by extensive experience covering Accounting Systems, Payroll and HR, Desktop Publishing, Graphics and the Printing Industry, Manufacturing, Retail and Wholesale.

Stephen has worked both in permanent roles and as an independent IT contractor in private, Local, and State Government spheres.

He has extensive administration experience, has supervised staff, and is self-motivated and focussed on meeting project deadlines. He is flexible with his approach to work and is not afraid to implement changes.

Stephen continues to learn new skills, last branching out into PHP, HTML and the Unix power-plant beneath Mac OS X. He remembers paper tape and punch cards, and much prefers Gigs of RAM and Fast Ethernet!

Stephen holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences (majoring in Computer Sciences and Demography) and a Bachelor of Arts (English literature), both from the University of Waikato in New Zealand.

Follow these links for Stephen Cooke’s CV and References.