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Hello, I'm Paul

I am a Full Stack developer with over 12 years of experience in creating web applications. I am also an active participant in the programming community, I often share my knowledge and experience with others. I have experience as a speaker at IT conferences, I'am a trainer for programmers and I participate on business meetings for clients.

In my work, I insists on good programming practices and pay special attention to the quality of the code as well as the security and performance of the application. My personal goal is to constantly improve my skills and develop my career in the IT industry.

Currently, I work as a team leader in one of the leading IT companies in Poland, where I am responsible for the development and maintenance of business applications. My responsibilities also include business analysis of projects, creating standards, setting the direction of technological development and mentoring. As a team leader, I create software that is easy to use for users, and at the same time efficient and stable.

Front-end skills

HTML5 / CSS3 / SASS9.5 / 10
JS / ES6 / jQuery 9.5 / 10
Bootstrap / Tailwind9.0 / 10
Webpack / npm9.0 / 10
React.js / Vue.js8.5 / 10
Low level programing4.5 / 10

Backend-end skills

PHP >= 8.19.5 / 10
MySQL / PostgreSQL7.5 / 10
Symfony 4.4 / Laravel > 68.5 / 10
WordPress / WooCommerce9.9 / 10
Roots Bedrock / Sage 109.0 / 10
Docker / DevOps7.5 / 10

Additional skills

  • Team leader, Agile, Scrum, Mentoring,
  • Soft skills, contact with clients, trainer
  • A wide understanding of application architecture and IT solutions,
  • A wide range of known technologies - from mobile solutions to big data,
  • Knowledge of TDD, DDD approaches, and MVC, CQRS, Event Driven architectures,
  • Knowledge of Git Flow, experience in CI/CD, Docker,
  • Work with scalable MySQL databases, work with AWS, LAMP management,
  • SOLID, KISS, DRY, PSR standards, code optimization,
  • Knowledge of tools: JIRA, Redmine, Trello, Gitlab/Github issues, Teamwork, Asana,
  • Knowledge of REST principals and JSON/XML APIs.
  • Hobby experience in C++, Python and node.js for IoT devices (Raspberry PI, Arduino)

Experience

Develtio - Senior Dev / Team Leader

September 2019 - now, Katowice / remote

Participate in projects for significant commercial clients. Development of WordPress + WooCommerce and Symfony / Laravel skills.

Polcode - Senior PHP Developer

15 Feb. 2016 - September 2019, Katowice

Work in Polcode company as Senior PHP Developer and Team Leader. Participate in projects for foreign clients - mainly USA and UK. Development of soft skills and full stack technical skills.

WordCamp Poznan 2018

6-8 July 2018, Poznan

Speaker at WordCamp Poznań 2018. The subject of the presentation: "WordPress and plugins as MVP base for commercial projects"

Kogga.pl - Freelance

01 April 2009 - 01 Jan. 2016, Sosnowiec - Katowice

Self employed, freelance work under Kogga.pl label. Managing team of developers and graphic designers. Accomplishment 25 projects by year.

Valued for

  • Responsibility for work, conscientiousness,
  • Knowledge of the English language in speech and writing, B2 lvl,
  • Combining a business and programming approach,
  • Ability to communicate and work in a team, ability to motivate and inspire a team,
  • Ability to plan and organize work,
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions,
  • Ability to work under pressure,
  • Openness to suggestions from others,
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing conditions.

Education

BSc, Engineer - Information Technology

14 Jan. 2014, Gliwice

Obtaining the engineering diploma. Completion of the Faculty of Applied Mathematics at the Silesian University of Technology, majoring in Information Technology. Specialization: internet programming.

IT Technical School

30 June 2010, Sosnowiec

Completion of the IT Technical School in the " Zespół Szkół Elektronicznych i Informatycznych" in Sosnowiec. Specialization: internet applications.

TLDR

Get things done.