Octavian Paralescu



Back-end (main) and Front-end developer, getting more and more involved in the evolving web technology. Been passionate and followed the web community since 2006. I take interesting side-jobs so send me a proposal!

  • Octavian Paralescu
  • January 31, 1993
  • Bucharest, România
  • me at octav dot info
  • +40 749 490 524

Employment (Octavian Paralescu)

  • Web Developer2015 Apr. - Present

    Amoma.com, Bucharest, Full-Time

    Have been assigned in the integration team where we enabled other providers into our platform, using multiple types of APIs and technologies. Developed the framework which was based on Yii2, handled big data and wrote code that can handle as much as thousands of requests per minute. Completed code reviews and release procedures, wrote unit tests and integration tests using PHPUnit and updated big chunks of data with stored procedures using a MySQL backend.

    Used all the LAMP stack at the latest versions on multiple operating systems, by including Vagrant into my workflow, Vagrant machines for which I created provision scripts using Ansible. Used Redis to cache data and RabbitMQ to handle our services requests and responses. Heavy usage of API related technologies such as XML handling, Soap services and REST architectures.

  • Web Developer2012 Oct. - 2015 Apr.

    IT Alpso Solutions, Bucharest, Full-Time

    Developed and maintained e-commerce and ERP websites using PHP 5, large and under heavy load MySQL databases sometimes with replication, HTML5, Responsive CSS3 design, CodeIgniter2 PHP Framework, Javascript, jQuery, jQueryUI, mooTools, prototype, Twitter&Facebook APIs, Wordpress customising, Web Services (SOAP, REST, XML creation and delivery), memcache, and advanced PHP5 design patterns. I was assigned for an employee which was selling interior decorations in UK through more websites. Led the revamp & redesign of one of the main websites. Versioning control done through SVN & GIT. Project management - JIRA.

  • Web Developer2013 Feb - 2013 Jun

    Tantum Grup, Home-located, Part-Time

    Developed and maintained a web application for a very big American company using PHP5, MySQL, HTML5, Responsive CSS3, CodeIgniter2 PHP Framework using RESTful Controllers, Javascript, Backbone.js, Underscore.js, Twitter Bootstrap and jQuery framework. I also developed a small application for iOS using Parse.com API as a database and Google Maps iOS SDK. Versioning control done through SVN.

  • Web Developer2007-2012

    Freelancer on Freelancer.com (formerly vWorker.com/RentACoder.com)

    I created WEB apps and modules written in HTML4/xHTML, JS and pre-processing done by PHP with MySQL as the database, for different buyers. This started as a passion but I managed to turn this into a profitable teen's hobby.

Education (Octavian Paralescu)

  • Web Development2007 - present

    Pro-active Self-Learning using the all-mighty Internet Knowledge Base
  • Business Administration and Management (ID)2015 - 2018

    Academia de Studii Economice din București
  • Computer Science2011 - 2014

    University of Bucharest, Faculty of Mathemathics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics and Computer Science2007-2011

    "Colegiul Economic Ion Ghica" Bacau

Back-End Developing

  • PHP (5.6)

  • CodeIgniter2 FW

  • Laravel4 FW

  • Node.JS

  • Web Services

  • MySQL

  • iOS - ObjC

  • C++

  • Java SE

  • Java EE

  • UNIX Administration

Front-End Development

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • Javascript

  • jQuery FW

  • Twitter Bootstrap

  • Backbone.js

  • AngularJS

Foreign Languages

  • English (Spoken)

  • English (Written)

  • French (Spoken)

  • French (Written)

Most Important

  • Fast Self Learner

Contact info

  • Paralescu Octavian
  • Amoma Developer
    Pipera, Bucharest

  • Email: octav at octav dot info
  • Phone: +4 0749 490 524
  • Website: www.octav.info

Let's keep in touch