Miroslav Ivanov

Miroslav Ivanov

Fullstack web developer with 15+ years of experience of creating robust and innovative solutions to wide range of complex problems and requirements. PHP certified communicative team worker, fast learner, with an eye for details. Passionate about new technologies, proactive and responsible problem solver.

I speak English, Russian and Bulgarian and I am currently based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK.

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Skills


Backend programming
Frontend programming
Database development
UX design
SEO
DevOps
Quality assurance
Project management
Vim

Zend Technologies Ltd, License ZEND007534 Microsoft Corp., License 3141355

Experience

  • 02/2002 - 09/2002

    Senior Backend Developer

    Room58 /digital agency/

    • Harley-Davidson® Dealer Website Management System: application design, development and maintenance of complex multitenant content management system (250+ websites, 500+ users, 25+ languages) with a lot of management features, reporting and etc.

      Hands-on experience: HTML5, Javascript, jQuery, CSS, SASS, Apache, PHP 5.5, Laravel 3, Memcached, MySQL 5.6, MongoDB, Git, Google Analytics API, Google Translate API, Amazon Web Services API

    • Jaguar - Land Rover Finance Compliance System: REST API design, development and maintenance of complex in-house collaboration system used by marketing, legal and compliance departments. PDFs imports/exports. Third-party texting (sms) API consumption.

      Hands-on experience: HTML5, Javascript, Angular 1.4, jQuery, CSS, SASS, Apache, PHP 5.5, MySQL 5.6, Git, Amazon Web Services API, Vimeo API, Beanstalkd

    • Simulated Ocular Surgery: REST API design, development and maintenance of multimedia medicine portal

      Hands-on experience: HTML5, Javascript, Angular 2, jQuery, CSS, SASS, Apache, PHP 5.5, PHPUnit, MySQL 5.6, Git, Amazon Web Services API, Vimeo API, WebSockets, Ratchet, ZeroMQ

  • 10/2011 - 07/2014

    Software Engineer

    Macroadvance /finance company/

    Application design, development and maintenance of company's CRMS and other in-house web based software, used by callcenter, accounting, collection and legal departments (100+ users). Lots of business intelligence modules, complex imports, reports and statistics, banking functionalities (like repayments schedules, interest overdue etc).

    Hands-on experience: HTML5, Javascript, MooTools, jQuery, CSS, Twitter Bootstrap, Apache, PHP 5.2, APC, MySQL 5.6, SVN

  • 02/2009 - 10/2011

    Technical Lead

    LOTE Studio /digital agency/

    Working on wide range of website projects with content management systems: e-commerce, rent-a-car, corporate sites, flash games, surveys and etc. Setting code standards and leading code reviews. Choosing technologies for implementation of the solutions, considering cost and client requirements. Providing time estimation on the development of projects and features. Assisting other colleagues with their tasks.

    Hands-on experience: XHTML, Javascript, MooTools, CSS, Apache, PHP 5, MySQL

  • 01/2008 - 12/2008

    Senior Web Developer

    Netage Solutions /software development/

    Worked on large web projects like TV channels, banks, e-zines, corporate sites and etc. I was providing technical support to project team members. Participating in requirements gathering from clients. Presenting technological decisions to clients and participating on sales meetings.

    Hands-on experience: HTML, Javascript, MooTools, CSS, Apache, PHP 5, Symfony 1.4, PostgreSQL, MySQL, SVN

  • 02/2005 - 11/2007

    Senior Web Developer

    Decart /gambling/

    Worked on real time betting systems, online casino games, IVR/SMS betting, lotteries, number games (bingo, keno).

    Hands-on experience: HTML, Javascript, CSS, Apache, PHP 5, MS SQL Server 2000, SOAP, XML-RPC, CVS

  • 10/2003 - 02/2005

    Web Developer

    Aplus Net /web hosting & web design/

    Worked on plenty of various web projects with content managemen systems like e-commerces, dating, real estates, news, corporates and many more.

    Hands-on experience: HTML, Javascript, CSS, Apache, PHP 4, MySQL 4

  • 04/2003 - 10/2003

    Web Developer

    CodeSpring /software development/

    Worked on high level in-house online marketing platform (10000+ users) with complex ads management features, reporting and etc.

    Hands-on experience: HTML, XML, XPath, VBScript, Javascript, CSS, MS IIS, ASP 3, ASP.NET, VB.NET, MS SQL Server 7, MS Access

  • 02/2002 - 09/2002

    Junior Web Developer

    BB-Media /digital agency/

    Worked on support tickets system, web-based file manager, various contact forms. Helped to designers with the markup, css and scripting.

    Hands-on experience: HTML, Javascript, CSS, Apache, PHP 4, MySQL 3


Education

  • 2001 - 2002

    Msc, Financial management

    Tsenov Academy of Economics, Svishtov, Bulgaria

    Thesis: "Diversification in Portfolio Risk Management"
  • 1998 - 2002

    Bachelor, Computer Science

    Tsenov Academy of Economics, Svishtov, Bulgaria

  • 1997 - 2001

    Bachelor, Finance

    Tsenov Academy of Economics, Svishtov, Bulgaria