ImmobilienScout24, IT Architect
September 2012 - Present, Berlin, Berlin, Germany
The tasks involved with this role allowed me to gain and extend my knowledge and experience in the areas related to different aspects of Internet applications architectures, main focus of my work being on data migration performance optimization, hardware sizing, high availability, assuring failover and resilience by implementing custom retry support for mutable operations, establishing security setup in cluster based configurations.
Aspects related to continuous delivery such as package creation and integrating them into the automated installation process and building various monitoring templates for web servers and db servers, creating manuals for operations teams consisted another part of my tasks.
Agile, Scrum and collaboration in cross-functional teams are areas in which I could significantly extend my experience.
Intrasoft International, Technical Project Manager, Team Leader, Software Architect, Senior Software Developer
September 2006 - August 2012, Bucharest, Romania
At Intrasoft International I had the opportunity to deepen my knowledge with Rational Unified Process (RUP) and its variations (RUP @ European Commission and RUP @ IBM) through the Technical Project Manager, Team Leader and Senior Software Engineer/Architect roles that I carried out. Project planning, requirements analysis, IT architecture, quality management, risk management, team leading, communication management with distributed, international teams, conflict management, release and deployment management, software design, development and performance optimizations in different Java/JEE projects developed for the Finance, Excise, Trademark, Justice, Customs, Consular Protection and Antitrafficking of Human Beings fields were the most encountered activities of the last years for me. I have started projects, built teams and delivered successful prototypes and projects. These prototypes won contracts and I have led teams through the whole software development process and delivered presentations and demos to the clients. Cross-functional teams, international experience, distributed teams are aspects that occurred in the experience I had so far. During these years, I have extended my education and knowledge through the Sun Certified Enterprise Architect for Java EE 5.0 (SCEA), Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Cloud Security Alliance Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK), Cloud Computing Expert at The Art of Service certifications and through the Oracle ATG Web Commerce Foundation & Extensions Training.
IQuest Technologies, Java/JEE Software Developer
February 2004 - August 2006, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
The most significant aspects of my experience at Quest Technologies were the software design and development in all application layers, bug fixing, support, performance analysis and optimization in different Java/JEE projects developed for the E-Commerce, Business Process Management (BPM), document management and for the management of questionnaires as part
of market research fields.
During these projects, I managed to acquire a deep experience as software engineer in agile teams. I had the possibility to apply different agile methodologies such as Scrum, Extreme Programming, Test Driven Development and Feature Driven Development.
I had the opportunity to use proprietary technologies (Blue Martini) as well as open source frameworks (Spring, Hibernate, Tapestry) in the context of intranet and internet applications in which I have been involved.
With the Virgin Atlantic Airlines (VAA) Ticket Booking Internet Project, I had the possibility to acquire international experience in London, UK.
During these years, I have extended my education and knowledge through the Sun certification (Sun Certified Programmer for J2SE 5.0) and through the postgraduate course “Web Services” at the Technical University in Cluj-Napoca.
RO Planet, Java/JEE Software Developer
September 2003 - January 2004, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
At RO Planet I have acquired the first experience with Rational Unified Process (RUP) in the context of software design and development in a J2EE based, intranet project for pulic administration, developed for a client in Rome, Italy.