Victor Antofica
London, UK

Passionate software engineer who wants to keep learning and exploring new stuff:
- Independent, intelligent
- Quick learner
- Problem solver
- Resourceful & versatile
- Vast domain experience

Resume

updated April 2015

OBJECTIVE

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.

ABOUT ME

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 - 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
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

AGILE/SCRUM methodologies

 

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.

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 - 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)

 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

  • 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

Get in touch - tel +447989491008

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Real Estate App

Android

The price for this app is £99.70.

You get everything you need to manage the app in Google Play marketplace.

Additionally you get the source code so you could modify your app and publish updates.

 

Current price was set in Feb 2015.

 

 

To buy please contact  us by email: hello@victorantos.com and we'll send you our UK bank account details.

 

Thank you for your interest!

Victor Antofica

CEO CompCk.com