Alex Cownie - Hire at Ithire

Alex Cownie


  • Hourly Rate$41-51 / Hr
  • Total Earned$12700
  • Experience10 Years


  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Ajax
  • Bootstrap
  • Node js
  • Wordpress
  • Laravel

Digital media planner/disaster recovery and full stack developer

Hello everyone. I am a digital media planner and an experienced disaster recovery specialist. I have developed and activated comprehensive digital media plans based on individual client needs and campaign objectives. Identified strategic and tactical opportunities that best fit the goals and KPIs of the campaign. I have collaborated with other internal and external teams in a cross-functional capacity to ensure alignment of campaign objectives and expectations. I have carefully analyzed campaign results to determine optimizations, evaluated media partners using 3rd party tools to determine relevancy to target consumer profile. Services that I provided included preparing media recommendations for client approval, analyzing performance of multiple campaigns and preparing client-facing reports for presentation in weekly status meetings. I was responsible for collecting data from partners, enacted optimizations to improve ROI and achieve client strategic goals and managed detailed back end account maintenance to assure accuracy with reporting, billing. Let me also mention that I have managed Facebook & social media paid support across all brands, analyzed and presented monthly, mid-campaign and wrap-up reports to clients. I have a proven experience also in disaster recovery industry. I have reduced process gaps, mentoring team on protocol and best practices while organizing SharePoint site. Executed disaster recovery vendor contract review with newer acquisition, improved bottom-line profits, providing manual discovery of application leads and servers for purchase of affordable in-house recovery facility hardware. Many years I have created process and program documentation and made minor field/mechanical repairs. I have redesigned of the process of benchmarking the technical recovery times of core infrastructure elements improving the accuracy of recovery time and recovery point objective calculations for business unit applications. Developed disaster recovery and business continuity training used program-wide. Have worked with state agencies to determine their disaster recovery requirements. Let me also mention that I was a command center coordinator during disaster recovery exercises and outages. I am fluent in English and self motivated person. I always strive to build professional and qualitative long-term relationships with my clients. I am open to your proposals. Let’s work together.


  • Master's degree, Computer science

    University Canada West


Launch Blog

September 5, 2018 - September 14, 2018

55 Hours | $25 / hr

Alex is amazing. We used him for several years on tons of projects. A+ freelancer!

Code PSD files to WP

September 21, 2018 - October 4, 2018

70 Hours | $40 / hr

Always available to meet our deadlines/needs. I've worked with Alex on prior projects and he did a great job. Thank you again.

Fix Error Issue on WP Multisite

October 18, 2018 - October 27, 2018

45 Hours | $25 / hr

He was able to get this extremely urgent project fast, efficiently and with expectations surpassed! He did exactly what we asked, and also suggested what to do to improve site, avoid future errors Great working with Alex, and strongly recommend him!! Thanks !! :)

Social network app

November 9, 2018 - November 27, 2018

90 Hours | $40 / hr

Alex was a pleasure to work with on what was very difficult project. He stayed on the brief and overcame some sizeable & technically challenging obstacles on the project with consummate ease. He is incredibly knowledgeable which was essential for the successful completion of this project. He is also very punctual and his communication skills are excellent too.

WordPress/WooCommerce/MySQL expert needed to optimize WP database

December 11, 2018 - December 24, 2018

60 Hours | $30 / hr

Alex did a great job! Worked with him before on a prior project - as always he is on point!

Website Server Migration

January 17, 2019 - January 28, 2019

50 Hours | $40 / hr

Alex was a breeze to work with. He was very knowledgeable when it came to migration. Not only did he migrate two sites for me, but he also helped me find the perfect hosting package to accommodate my business goals and needs.