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home address:3 Parthenonos Street, Ayios Dometios, Nicosia, 2364, Cyprus contact phone:+357 99484169 email:[javascript protected email address] born at: 15 December 1982






Accomplished, self motivated software engineer with 5+ years of experience in object-oriented development.

Extensive background in full life-cycle of software development process, including requirement gathering, design, coding, testing, debugging and maintenance.

Hard working, ambitious, enthusiastic in what I do and full of new ideas; efficient when working solo or as part of a team with the desire to work at a dynamic, professional environment which will allow me to learn and innovate through the development of various projects and assignments.

Education


MSC Information Systems 2007 - 2008

University Of East Anglia (UEA)

Dissertation:



BSC Computer Science 2002 - 2007

Cyprus College

Dissertation:



Kykkos A Lyceum 1997 - 2000



Examinations


IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
February 2007




IGCSE (International General Certificate Secondary Education)
January 2004


Work Experience


Albourne Partners Ltd November 2008 - Present

Java Developer

  • Primary responsibilities include design and development of intranet applications.


enad September 2006 - May 2007

Basketball Youth Coach

  • Coached two teams of youths age 7 - 11
  • Successfully learned to control teams, how to work and play together as well as educated them in bringing out the best in them


GC School of Carreers February 2006 - May 2007

Developed Futsal Reservation Software

  • Developed, tested, and implemented a system to be used for handling futsal reservations and academies


cyta October 2004 -November 2005

I-Choice Call Support Department

  • Primary responsibility was first-level support for customers.
  • Expanded knowledge by learning about internet specific tools, techniques and equipment.


Cytanet

Basketball September 1995 - Present

Professional Basketball Player

  • Player for ENAD first division basketball team.
  • Team captain for the seasons 2009-2012.
  • Member of the 2012 Cyprus Basketball National Team.
  • Participated in the 23rd Summer Universiade 2005, Izmir, Turkey.


Open Source projects


JFreeCharts

Submitted patches on a project which included jFree Charts.

Skills


Programming

Languages
Java
Used professionally and strongly during studies (Love Eclipse).
Designed a small open world desktop game.
Visual Basic .NET
Developed variety of programs including a complete software for GC School.
C++/C
Developed various programs some of which include the use of OpenGL.
C#
Perl
Shell
Web Languages
JSP/EJB
Developed applications as well as an Information system for John Innes Center,Molecular Biology department.
PHP
Worked on several projects some of which include Paypal/Paymill integration, administration tools, CMS tools etc.
Worked on commercial multi-language and personal web sites.
Ajax/JQuery/Javascript
Html5/CSS

Databases

Postgres SQL
Commercial and personal database-backed web sites.
MYSQL
IBM DB2

Platforms

Linux / UNIX
Slackware, Debian, SuSE and Ubuntu user.
Microsoft Windows
and Office
Experienced user of all versions of Windows.

Personal Projects


Content Management System

Currently working on an in-build content management system that will allow me to easier deploy a website and edit the content with a userfriendly backend.



MyTableGuru

We are in the early process of developing a restaurant on-line reservation management system. This will provide the restaurants a great tool to manage there reservations, there clients and provide several informative analytics to them as well as give a way to the clients an on-line table booking website.

The project is being developed in Java using Tapestry, Hibernate and Spring. Database is Postresql with a heavy customized version of bootstrap.



FitOrganizer

Developed an on-line personal trainer organizing scheduler where trainers are be able to record their users information, payment information, expired payments, sessions the user has attended, appointment tracing and record, client body measurements and appointment information.

The project was developed in PHP using a highly customized bootstrap CSS. JQuery was used in the front end and an open source calendar from Github that multiple changes where done from me and merged back into the open source project.



Cyprus Game Rentals

Designed, developed, tested and launched the first platform game rentals service in my country. Users would be able to select from a variety of games and add them into there basket. There the first available game is send out to them by post and they return it the same way.

The Site was developed in PHP for the backed, using a custom CSS where it was later changed to Bootstrap. JQuery is used for the front end. The payment system is being handled by Paypal and Stripe.



web4cy

Designed and Developed several website using my own proprietary CMS system. The CMS provides some advanced functionality, like multiple languages, images upload, multiple users, HTML editing for static pages, blogging features.

The CMS was developed initially in PHP using custom made framework with mysql and bootstrap. It has then been redesigned using Laravel framework.



MobiCoupons

Mobile Coupons in India

Team leader and designer of a mobile coupon system before Groupon was developed. Users would receive mobile coupon as a text message at there cell phones. The project never materialized completely, as after we had a minimum usable project my co-founders in India never managed to get enough traction in order to continue progressing on it

Hobbies