Victor Antofica
London, UK

- Independent, intelligent
- Quick learner
- Problem solver
- Resourceful & versatile
- Vast domain experience

Resume

updated September 2014

OBJECTIVE

To build successful websites. To provide online services to 1 million customers.

WORK EXPERIENCE

9 years working with .NET technologies: Asp.NET, C#, MVC, Web API, MS SQL Server.

Current job: Frontend developer – KnockoutJs/Bootstrap/Css/Html

- Independent, intelligent, quick learner & able to hit the ground running when starting to work on new project

- Problem solver

- Resourceful & versatile

- Domain experience in finance, banking, gaming, tobacco, travelling&holidays, SaaS etc.

 Latest side projects:

 

.NET Consultant for Artirix | London, UK
(July 2013 - August 2014)

Performance, maintainability and optimization of a high-traffic website: TeletextHolidays.co.uk based on Sitecore CMS, Asp.NET C#, MS SQL Server

Frontend Development - responsible for UI/UX, built a Single Page Application. Used Twitter Bootstrap 3(HTML/Css/Javascript/Jquery), KnockoutJs 3, HTTP Real-time Streaming using Atmosphere etc.

Working in Agile team of 3-4. Other tools/techonologies used for this role: Visual Studio 2013, SQL Server 2008, Git, Scala, Redis, ElasticSearch, Confluence/JIRA, Amazon Cloud Services etc.

 

.NET Consultant for JTI | Trier, Germany
C# MVC 4 Entity Framework 5 (January -June 2013)

Designing an developing a global distributed web platform for managing different processes(buying/selling tobacco leafs)

Working with NServiceBus/MSMQ, Code First EF5, WCF, Web API, MS SQL Server

AGILE/SCRUM methodologies

 

Founder at CanvasBM.com | London, UK
Side projects(September - November 2012)

Founder of CanvasBM.com - Business Model Canvas Tool – MVC4/HTML5/ JSON/Ajax

Worked with Asp.NET 4.5 C# MVC4 KnockoutJS, HTML5/JSON/AJAX, MS SQL Server 2012, Entity Framework 5, Visual Studio 2012, Windows AZURE

NonstopWords.com – word search puzzle – online game - KnockoutJS/HTML5/ JSON/Ajax/jQuery /CSS

Apifox.com – tool to build simple APIs, KendoUI/KnockoutJs, Web Api, MVC5

Freelance for Breakout Commerce | New York, US
Senior .NET developer (August – September 2012)

www.getprint.me - created web-services(API) and some back-office data grids(CRUD) using Asp.NET 4.0, HTML5/CSS, Web API, JSON/Ajax, EF 5, KnockoutJS, Telerik KendoUI, MS SQL Server 2008, Visual Studio 2012

Created an e-commerce API. RESTful web services hosted by Windows Azure cloud service using ASP.NET Web API and MVC4

 

Contractor at AVIS | Oslo, Norway 

Senior Web Developer – (March 2012 – May 2012)

Designed and built internal tools using MVC3/HTML5/jQuery. Worked in an Agile environment.

Created some web forms(CRUD) using Asp.NET 4.0 C# MVC3/Razor, MS SQL Server 2008, Entity Framework 4, Javascript/JQuery

Designed a Sql Server database and a simple UI(html/css) for an intranet web application.

Attended Windows Azure Conference presented by Scott Guthrie (Cambridge, UK - June 2012)

 

Contractor at FNZ | Brno, Czech Republic
Senior Web Developer - 6 months (+1 month extension, May 2011 – December 2011)

Worked in a team of 15 developers, building and fixing the FNZ financial platform. Worked on many application wizards and fixed over 80 defects found in the old/new code.

Ported some existing web framework written in VB to C#. Created some SQL objects(Views/Stored procedures/tables etc) and fixed a few bugs related to reports and data integrity.

Created RESTful web services(WCF). Implemented interfaces. Worked with Business Analysts to get the specifications.

Mainly worked with Asp.Net 3.5 VB/C# and Sql Server 2005

Fixed defects/bugs and maintained a VB web application

Agile development environment.

 

Contractor at WAA | Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Senior Web developer - 3 months (January 2011 – March 2011)

Made some improvements to www.esporta.com based on Sitefinity CMS, for example: new pages for registration forms, A/B tests, reports for administration section – back office,bug fixes. The company has been acquired by Virgin Active and the website has been redirected now to http://www.virginactive.co.uk/

Did some maintenance work for some existing websites based on Sitefinity CMS from Telerik. Used Asp.Net 3.5 C# Sql Server 2008

Created the back-end for a small CMS website www.million-extra.co.uk, also worked on some data forms. Used Asp.NET 4.0 C# and SQL Server 2008.

Contractor at WAA | Birmingham, West Midlands
Senior Web developer (October 2010 – November 2010)

Created a custom CMS website(for Imperial Tobacco) using Visual Studio 2010. Technologies used: Asp.NET 4.0, HTML5, C#, Sql Server 2008, Jquery. The website is not available online because it's an intranet web application.

 

B4U Business Media | Birmingham, UK
Senior Asp.Net C# web developer April 2009 – September 2010

Developing a shopping system, worked on a few e-commerce websites: handbagsandperfumes.com, continentalmobiles.com etc.

Worked with Asp.Net 3.5 C#, SQL Server 2005/2008, jQuery, Web Services, AJAX

 

Victorantos Ltd | Coventry, UK
Web developer (October 2008 – March 2009)

Created some projects using Asp.Net 2.0, 3.5 framework, C#, Sql Server, AJAX. Wordsearch – web based game for intranets.

SEO services. Optimizing content, keywords for better google search results. Check this search result to see my website on the first google page http://goo.gl/eXx24

http://apartamente-garsoniere.ro – CMS based on Dotnetnuke framework

http://victorantos.com – personal website based on Umbraco CMS

Asp.net C# Freelancer | Bucharest, Romania
Web developer (November 2007 – September 2008)

Developed some websites as a freelancer:

http://csstemplatesforfree.com – over 60 000 registered users, and over 600 000 downloads
http://ghiduleducatiei.ro - Romanian non-profit organization
http://agilix.com - CMS system ported to asp.NET 2.0 - customer from USA
http://democracyeducation.eu – CMS system for a Romanian non-profit organization

http://ghidmanagement.ro – custom CMS system for a Romanian non-profit organization
http://www.levade-ict.nl/ - Business Intelligence web application - Reports, dashboard, pivotgrids, charts using DevExpress
Xbilet - Romanian ecommerce solution for selling tickets (only web UI)

Alarmnet Romania | Bucharest, Romania
Web developer/designer (July 2007 - November 2007)

Developing UI(web application) for a system of Vehicle Fleet Management through GPS&GPRS technologies

Used SQL Server Spatial to store maps and open source software SharpMap - (Geospatial Application Framework) to render maps.

Entelion Software SRL | Bucharest, Romania
Web developer/designer (May 2006 - February 2007)

Developed a CRM (Customer Relationship Management) application for PECEF Ploiesti, Romania using asp.net 2.0 C# MS SQL Server 2005, Reporting Services in a team of two developers.

Ported classic Asp code to Asp.Net 2.0

# Recommendation: Marius Panait, MBA, Managing Partner Entelion Software www.teamshare.ro, www.linkedin.com/in/entelion Mobile: +40740 104 194 Tel: +4031 228 28 88, (+4021) 318 80 16
# Recommendation: Cristian Dumitrescu - General Manager Entelion Software, www.entelion.ro

FASMA Romania | Bucharest, Romania
Junior dot net developer(web/windows forms) (August 2005 - January 2006)

My first commercial experience as asp.net C# web developer :
worked in a team of 12 developers on a Web -based work flow, credit check and settlement system www.eCheck.ro

Other techonologies used Sql Server 2000,NHibernate.

 Worked on bugs and one web service

 Developed a tool to auto connect to Internet using TAPI(Telephony Application Programming Interface) and import some data from emails using dot net (windows forms)

 EDUCATION

Master's Degree, Software development at Coventry University(10/2008 – 6/2010)

Modules: Internet and Information Security, Software Process Management
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University Degree, 10/2000 - 03/2006
Cybernetics, Statistics and Informatics faculty at Academy of Economic Studies | Romania

* Programming languages: C, C++, C#, Pascal, Assembler x86
* Developed a Windows Forms(C#) apps for a Real Estate Company. Firebird DB Server 1.5
* Developed a Windows Forms(C#) application for Exchange Offices. MS Access DB.

SKILLS

Asp.Net C# - Expert

SQL Server - Expert

.NET - Expert

JS, AJAX (jQuery) - Expert

Assembler x86, C,C++, Oracle - beginner

 

LANGUAGES

English - Fluent

Romanian - Fluent

Russian - Fluent

German - Basic

 

In my free time

Some projects I've done for fun

Community manager - Built Online Communities

  • cetatenie-romana.info - Romanian forum 1000 visitors/day - currently offline
  • studenti.md - Moldavian student community 30 visitors/day - currently offline 
  • mdforum.info - Moldavian general community - 20 visitors/day - currently offline
  • preturi.md - Products prices database driven by the community - currently offline

Software Products

  • MyCV - a full content management system(Umbraco) for your CV/Resume, very easy to install, no need for technical skills. The website you are looking on right now is actually using the MyCV software. The price is £499.

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