Career Summary

Hi, my name’s Den and I’m an IT-Manager.

I am most skilled in: Linux, Bash, Web (Javascript/HTML/CSS/PHP), Python, Cryptocurrencies, Blogging, Management, Hardware development, and Eating Pizza.

I’m opensource software developer, cryptoblogger, photographer, and electric vehicles expert. Being an open-minded, ready to learn and to do person, I am always looking at alternative solutions that helps to create innovative, eco-friendly and people-ish things. And I believe that knowledge belongs to each of us and to all of us, to whole humanity!

Work Experience

IT-Manager

Steering Lady (magazine & website)
2010 - Present

I worked with making internal infrastructure of "Steering Lady" magazine along with creating and supporting multiple versions of their official website. On some events I also worked as an event photographer.

Achievements:

Building website based on Joomla first and then moving it to Wordpress. Improving an offline parts of publishing work.

  • The publishing house had problems with constant need of fixing computers. So I moved most of the PCs to Linux.
  • Configured email and domain services.
  • Improved LAN configuration with optimization of routing and resource sharing.
  • Done some online and offline collaboration tools teaching for the company workers.

Technologies used:

  • Joomla
  • Wordpress
  • MySQL
  • Google Drive

IT-Manager & System administrator

Osnova, Real estate company
2012 - 2016

Configured and supported the integrity of local network and phone-calling hub.

Achievements

  • Configured Panasonic ATX phone system for the business purposes.
  • Build a smart-lock functionality for controlling access to the office.
  • Improved local network scheme and throughput.
  • Moved older PCs to Xubuntu and Lubuntu.

Technologies used:

  • Arduino
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Xubuntu
  • Lubuntu
  • Debian

Co-Founder & Lead Developer

META*
2016 - Present
  • Organized cryptocurrency teaching and meetups.
  • Organized & took part in local and international hackathons.
  • Run a local META* hackspace for hardware and software developers for 2 years.

Technologies used:

  • Redmine
  • TimePad
  • JavaScript
  • Facebook, LinkedIn, Vk
  • Google *everything*

Education

IT-Management

Institute of Management, Business and Law
2009 - 2013

IoMBL is private international university well-know in the south of Russia.

It’s a place where I studied infotech sciences along with business modeling, management and process control.

Achievements:

  • Took part in different university competitions.
  • Represented university on several international forums.

Technologies used:

  • OpenSUSE
  • WinXP
  • GIMP
  • Samba

Bachelor of Business Administration

CESTE Business School
2010 - 2012

CESTE international business school is located in Zaragoza, Spain.

I’ve studied CESTE BBA for three years, having thesis in English.

Achievements

  • Took part in early trips to Spain.
  • Learned basic Spanish language.
  • Written a thesis in English.

Technologies used:

  • Joomla
  • Gambas
  • Google

Skills & Tools

Frontend

  • HTML/CSS/SASS/LESS
  • PHP
  • JavaScript
  • Webdesign, UX
  • Node.js

Systems & Networking

  • GitHub, GitLab, VCS
  • Linux skills
  • UNIX, FreeBSD, Solaris
  • Docker containers; Virtualization
  • Security testing: Metasploit, OWASP

Backend

  • Python
  • Processing (arduino)
  • C, C++
  • Perl
  • Solidity smart-contracts and other blockchain-related development
  • Web scrapers, parsers and automation (python; selenium; etc)
  • P2P and overlay networks (Tor, I2P, Scuttlebutt)

Hardware development

  • Raspberry Pi, Orange Pi, Pine64
  • Arduino & other microcontrollers
  • Automation scripts (solar power plant; solar collector system & others)
  • Smart-home automation
  • Electric vehicles hardware & chargers

Databases

  • SQL
  • MySQL / MariaDB advanced knowledge
  • PostgreSQL
  • Sqlite
  • MongoDB, NoSQL
  • Blockchain databases

Others

  • UNIX Philosophy
  • DevOps
  • Code Review
  • Git
  • Agile
  • Lean Software Development
  • Opensource licenses knowledge
  • ArchLinux, Manjaro
  • Ubuntu, Debian
  • Libreoffice
  • Joomla
  • WordPress
  • Shopify

Language

  • Russian (Native)
  • English (Professional)
  • Norwegian (Basic)
  • Spanish (Basic)
  • Italian (Basic)
  • French (Basic)

Interests

  • Robots
  • Automation
  • Opensource software & hardware
  • Cities of the future & architecture
  • Electric cars