Matthew Shirtliffe

I'm a full-stack software engineer, I create web applications using React, Next, Python, and Flask.


I'm a freelance full stack software engineer, dedicated to transforming your ideas into robust and innovative digital solutions. With expertise in JavaScript and Python, I bring a wealth of knowledge and a passion for creating cutting-edge applications that elevate your business to new heights.

With a meticulous eye for detail and a knack for problem-solving, I pride myself on delivering clean, efficient, and scalable code. Whether you need a custom web application, a dynamic e-commerce platform, or an intuitive mobile app, I've got you covered.


  • MongoDB
  • Express
  • React
  • Node
  • Flask
  • Django
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • Flutter
  • Gatsby
  • Next
  • TDD
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • RESTful APIs
  • IoT

How I can help you

Full Stack Development

From front-end user interfaces to back-end server logic, I am highly skilled at creating comprehensive solutions that precisely integrate every component of your project. With a deep understanding of JavaScript frameworks like React, as well as Python frameworks like Django and Flask, I ensure your application is responsive, user-friendly, and secure.

Custom Web Development

Need a website that stands out from the crowd? I craft bespoke web experiences tailored to your unique requirements. By leveraging my expertise in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript libraries, I create visually stunning websites that captivate your audience and drive engagement.

Database Design and Optimisation

Data is the lifeblood of any application. I have extensive experience in designing and optimising databases using SQL and NoSQL technologies. Whether you need a scalable database architecture or efficient query optimisation, I ensure your data is securely stored and easily accessible.

API Development and Integration

Seamless integration with third-party services is crucial for modern applications. I specialise in building robust RESTful APIs and integrating them with various services, allowing your application to communicate with external systems effortlessly.

Project Management

As a freelancer, I am aware of the significance of project management. I employ agile approaches and collaborate closely with you to establish precise objectives, deliverables, and deadlines. I update you on each stage of the development process. This guarantees that everything is understandable and that the project is completed on schedule and within budget.

Agile Development

Adaptability is crucial in the constantly evolving tech industry. I employ agile development methodologies, allowing me to respond rapidly to changes and deliver solutions on schedule and within budget.

Cutting-Edge Technologies

In order to provide cutting-edge and resilient solutions, I stay up with the latest and greatest trends in software development. I have the abilities and knowledge to make your ideas a reality, whether it's using cloud computing, integrating AI, or developing mobile applications.