updated September 2015
To build successful websites. To provide online services to 1 million customers.
Current job: working on AngJobs.com job board which is a personal project. Built using AngularJs.
10+ years working with .NET technologies: Asp.NET, C#, MVC, Web API, MS SQL Server.
- 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
Frontend developer for 1 year (July 2013 - September 2014)
Performance, maintainability and optimization of a high-traffic website: TeletextHolidays.co.uk based on Sitecore CMS, Asp.NET C#, MS SQL Server
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
6 months contract (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
Founder at CanvasBM.com | London, UK
Side projects(Autumn of 2012)
CanvasBM.com - Business Model Canvas Tool – MVC4/HTML5
NonstopWords.com – word search puzzle it's an online game built using KnockoutJS
Apifox.com – tool to build simple APIs, KendoUI/KnockoutJs, Web Api, MVC5
Worked with Asp.NET 4.5 C# MVC4 KnockoutJS, HTML5/JSON/AJAX, MS SQL Server 2012, Entity Framework 5, Visual Studio 2012, Azure
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.
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 - 7 months (May 2011 – January 2012)
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
1.5 years as Asp.NET 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
Freelance for 6 months (October 2008 – March 2009)
http://victorantos.com – personal website based on Umbraco CMS
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 - no longer online
Asp.NET C# Freelancer | Bucharest, Romania
Freelance for 10 months (November 2007 – September 2008)
Developed some websites like(some of them are no longer online):
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)
Master's Degree, Software development at Coventry University(10/2008 – 6/2010)
Modules: Internet and Information Security, Software Process Management
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.
Asp.Net C# - Expert
SQL Server - Expert
.NET - Expert
JS, AJAX (jQuery) - Expert
Assembler x86, C,C++, Oracle - beginner
English - Fluent
Romanian - Fluent
Russian - Fluent
German - Basic
In my free time
Some projects I've done for fun
- csstemplatesForFree.com - 300 visitors/day
- fanboxqr.com - a different kind of facebook fan box("Offline fan box") - no longer online
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