Andrei Isacescu
Development Consultant
PROFILE
Senior web developer with over 14 years of experience, extremely reliable and responsive. Skilled in managing the entire product development life cycle, with a high attention to details and quality. Good communication and listening skills, having the ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds and cultures.
OBJECTIVE
Working in a dynamic and friendly environment, searching for opportunities which will open new challenges that will allow me to gain new experience and improve my skills.
SKILLS
php, mysql, css, JavaScript, jQuery, Smarty, CodeIgniter, Joomla, Zencart, Wordpress, Payment gateways, Objective-C (basic), Java (basic), Photoshop, Infusionsoft API, Mailchimp API, Digital Photography
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Iasi, Romania
PORTFOLIO
OPUS2
Project duration : 1 month
Technologies used : PHP, MySql, Smarty
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : Company presentation website with geoip redirection to Singapore, UK and US versions ( all using different smarty templates )
URL : http://www.opus2.com
UK Driving Test
Project duration : 3 weeks
Technologies used : PHP, MySql, Javascript, AJAX
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : UK Driving tests website with admin interface for adding questions and categories
URL : http://drivingtest.co.uk/
CaringBridge
Project duration : 3 weeks
Technologies used : Joomla Framework
Number of programmers : 1
Part in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : Share Your Heart website with picture upload feature which creates ( with the help of the ffmpeg library ) a video with your picture in it holding a heart with a message ( raise awareness website ) . A special queue script has been made in order to not overload the server in case multiple accesses were required.
URL : http://www.caringbridge.org/
DezCon Design - Contest Website
Project duration : 2 months
Technologies used : Joomla Framework
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : Contests Website module built in Joomla where designers are able to upload proposals on existing projects ( design related ) based on the client's budget and requirements
URL : http://dezcondesign.com
Justbrands
Project duration : 3 years
Technologies used : Joomla Framework
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : Complex updates for a joomla directory component with functionality applicable in the fashion industry
URL : http://www.just-brands.net
FRESHERS UK Platform
Project duration : 2 months
Technologies used : PHP, MySql, Javascript, Ajax, HTML
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : UK Website for promoting special student events and identifying courses based on university and other filters.
URL : http://www.freshers.co.uk
BabyScan Booking Module
Project duration : 1 month
Technologies used : PHP, MYSQL, jQuery, AJAX, HTML + CSS
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : A booking module for 4D scans. The script contained several restrictions based on the estimated birth date because the specific scan could take place only in a fixed period.
URL : http://www.babyscan.co.uk/booking/
Storage & Shelving Shop
Project duration : 10 years , ongoing support
Technologies used : Heavily customized Zencart Framework, Google API, Sagepay PP, Google Froogle ( merchant )
Number of programmers : 3
Role in the project : Project Manager, Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : UK ShoppingCart part of a larger network of Zencart minisites ( this is the main site )
URL : http://www.csi-products.co.uk
Franchise.com
Project duration : 3 weeks
Technologies used : PHP, Codeigniter, MySql, SVN, Javascript
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, Communicated directly with the client
Description : Services Presentation Website
URL : http://www.franchise.com/






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EDUCATION
2000-2005
“Al. I. Cuza” University, Iasi
Economic Informatics Degree, Computer Science
1996-2000
“Ferdinand I” College, Bacau
Informatics Degree, Computer Science
Experience
Jan 2018
Present
Endava
Development Consultant
Responsibilities:
  • designing, coding, debugging and testing software as per Endava’s systems standards, policies, procedures and security requirements;
  • understanding customer requirements and business objectives;
  • preparing project estimations and participating in project meetings (with business owner or end-client);
  • utilize innovation, experience and judgment to take decisions on basis of partial information;
  • assisting team members with technical advice;
  • reviewing code for other team members;
  • complying with established procedures for project maintenance tasks.
  • Technologies:
    • Symfony, Silex, Drupal, Lumen
    • SOA, DDD, Memcache
    • AngularJS, ReactJs
    • Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket
    • GitFlow, Scrum, Agile
Sep 2016
Jan 2018
Travel Tech
Technical Team Lead
Responsibilities:
  • delegating duties and tasks within the CM Team
  • designing and producing detailed technical architecture guidelines
  • monitoring team members to provide necessary advice and guidance
  • preparing and participating in technical interviews
  • performing risk assessments and initiating risk control strategies
  • reviewing completed tasks to ascertain compliance with standards
  • supervising activities between internal and external resources
  • evaluating project data, and taking the lead in setting project targets and priorities
  • writing and forwarding regular reports to the management
  • performing regular appraisal of team member’s performance and devise strategies to help with improvement
  • Technologies:
    • Laravel 4.2, Redis
    • Memcache
    • MongoDB, RabbitMQ
    • Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket
    • GitFlow, Scrum, Agile
Oct 2015
Sep 2016
Travel Tech
Senior Web Developer
Responsibilities:
  • developing additional modules for the online bookings platform DOTW (dot) com
  • implementing and updating existing payment modules ( direct CC + 3D secure )
  • code prototyping, requirements capture and testing units all under agile development
  • Technologies:
    • Laravel 4.2, Redis
    • Bootstrap, jQuery
    • MySQL and code optimization
    • SVN, GIT
Jun 2004
Oct 2015
ROMEDCHIM INTERNATIONAL SRL
Senior Web Developer
Responsibilities:
  • communicating with clients and writing project specifications
  • searching for new clients and creating new business opportunities via the Elance freelancer platform ( between February 2010 and October 2015 ) for a total of 283 jobs, 57 new clients and a 5 star overall rating
  • developing front-end and back-end applications
  • database normalization & denormalization
  • testing all applications before delivery
  • building, maintaining and improving `in-house` products
  • creating a mobile application ( IOS objective-c & Android java ) for each of the two `in-house` products ( RealEstate Portal & Restaurant Portal )
  • supervising and managing/distributing tasks (basic project management)
  • creating simple designs and converting PSD files from Photoshop to HTML+CSS
  • debugging linux server intrusions and finding vulnerabilities in PHP scripts
  • Technologies:
    • LAMP, JavaScript, jQuery framework
    • Smarty, CodeIgniter
    • Joomla, Zencart, Magento, Wordpress
    • Payment gateways implementations ( PayPal, Authorize.NET, 2CO, SagePay, ... )
    • Objective-C + Java ( for in-house mobile app development )
    • Photoshop
    • Infusionsoft API, Mailchimp API ( triggers & sequences )
Aug 2002
Apr 2004
EBIT Bacau
Web Developer Consultant
Responsibilities:
  • offering consultance for building and maintaining the company‘s website
Other Projects
REALESTATE PORTAL
Project duration : 10 years, ongoing development, firm's own product
Technologies used : PHP, MYSQL, JQuery, AJAX, Payment Platforms ( Paypal, 2CO, SaferPay, Authorize.NET and others )
Number of programmers : 3
Role in the project : Project Manager, Lead programmer, Client Support. Worked on the entire project and functionalities from the moment it was assigned to me.
Description : RealEstate portal and complex booking system with full dashboard access for One SuperAdmin, Multiple Property Owners, Tour Operators, Agents, Caretakers and Affiliates
URL : http://www.online-rent.com/
Android APP - "Hai La Restaurant"
Project duration : 2 months
Technologies used : Java, Eclipse
Number of programmers : 1
Role in the project : Lead programmer, Tester, firm's internal project
Description : Android Application conectated to the http://larestaurant.com.ro restaurant portal
URL : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.larestaurantcomro.larestaurant
Digital Photography
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