Andrey ShipilovBear On Unicycle

Web Developer since 2004.
Australia, South Australia, Adelaide.
Mobile: +61 466 492 380
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Professional summary

Web developer since 2004. Proficient knowledge and extensive use of main web technologies and standards. Absolute and valid xHTML and CSS compliance with all devices. Expert usage of JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks. Database structure design, subsequent development and support.

Experienced knowledge of Adobe CS software including Photoshop, Illustrator. Developer of AJAX-only driven multiuser websites using Python, Django framework and Django-based applications. Highload Apache or Nginx, uWSGI or FastCGI backend development and support. Strict SEO compatible website development and Internet advertising management. Advanced Windows or Mac OS user, including a bulk of development software and tools.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science, Engineering. People’s Friendship University of Russia (2001—2006). Qualification of Interpreter from the English Language into Russian in Technical Specialties (2006).

Notable projects

“South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute” website, “Murray River, Lakes and Coorong” website, Adelaide City Council online induction program, Mitsubishi “Love That Car” blog, Palmer's “The Mum In You” iOS application backend, Yekaterinburg state theatre website, "Become a farmer" programme website, "YESCredit" website, “What The Food”, “Fast Facts” website for International economic forum in St. Petersburg, "Prometheus Group" website, The "Rosa Khutor" ski resort development company website, Intellectual Building Agency website, "BNG Models" modeling agency website, IOGraph (former MousePath) website, Cartoon Network's "Ben 10" tournament website, Advanza Event Management website, "Marussia" car website, Cream Music website, ROBOKASSA website HTML coding, ROBOXchange website HTML coding, Nokia N93 promo website, "Hyundai Porter" promo site, Hyundai Sonata website HTML.

Skills and technologies

Web design, development and programming. Strict and valid xHTML coding. Strict and valid CSS coding. Native JavaScript development. jQuery, MooTools, ExtJS, Raphael, Google Web Toolkit JavaScript frameworks extensive use. AJAX development using JSON, XML, Yaml serialization.

Python web and software development. Django and custom Django applications development and support. Model-View-Controller and Model-View-Template websites development. uWSGI and FastCGI driven backends development.

Web crawling and scraping software development. Multiuser and multilanguage websites development. Database design and query optimization via ORM or raw SQL. Nginx and Apache web servers configuration.

Web systems administration. CMS development and administration. Technical and creative content writing. Strict SEO compliance, marketing and market research. Occasional website and logo design. Digital retouch and technical design. Familiarity with many other web technologies and design software.

  • Operating systems: Microsoft Windows (NT, 95, 98, 2000, XP, Vista, 7), Apple Mac OS X.
  • Office software: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, OpenOffice Writer, OpenOffice Calc, Adobe Acrobat.
  • Languages and technologies: HTML, CSS, native JavaScript, GIT, Python, Virtualenv, PIL, Django, third party Django Apps, Parser3, XSL/XSLT, XML, AJAX, JSON, YAML, web scraping, Google Maps API.
  • JavaScript frameworks: jQuery, ExtJS, MooTools, Raphael, Google Web Toolkit.
  • CAD software: Autodesk AutoCAD, Graphisoft ArchiCAD, Autodesk 3D Studio Max.
  • Development software and tools: Komodo, Eclipse IDE, Adobe Dreamweaver, FAR Manager, Putty, Hudson/Jenkins, JIRA.
  • Graphic software: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe 3D Studio Max, Adobe Lightroom.
  • Web browsers: Microsoft Internet Explorer versions from 6 to latest. Google Chrome. Mozilla FireFox versions from 2 to latest. Opera versions from 9 to latest. Apple Safari. Mobile versions of web browsers for testing.

June 2015 — April 2017
Lead Web Developer
Jamshop
Adelaide, SA, Australia

Still lots of websites.


August 2014 — April 2017
Lead Web Developer
Svelte Studios
Adelaide, SA, Australia

Websites. Lots of websites.


December 2013 — Dec. 16, 2018
Founder, Developer
Bear On Unicycle
Adelaide, SA, Australia

At Bear On Unicycle we create websites, graphic design, branding. We've been doing it for years. And we love it. I do all the tech/programming related work from the beginning of the project till the very end.


March 2013 — March 2014
JavaScript Developer/Software Engineer
Alcidion Corporation
Adelaide, SA, Australia

Alcidion is an innovative health informatics company that specialises in clinical products that improve productivity, safety and efficiency.

  • Custom JavaScript MVC framework development and integration.
  • Test-driven JavaScript development.
  • Working within a large team of developers.
  • Scrum Agile maintained environment.

September 2012 — November 2012
Backend/Frontend Web Developer
Mitimes Pty Ltd
Adelaide, SA, Australia

A startup project backend and frontend development and support.

  • Google App Engine, Python, Django development and refactoring.
  • XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX front end development.
  • iPhone/iPad optimization.

June 2012 — Dec. 16, 2018
Lead Web Developer/Designer
WKND Crew
Adelaide, SA, Australia

Python/Django development of a new web service and mobile version from scratch. XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Python, Django, AJAX and much more. Website design. Technical design. Web Marketing, and SEO. Building and programming intelligent contemporary features into the website. Facebook multi-user application development. iOS development in the future. Integrating mobile app with existing web service, replacing mobile version.

  • Python/Django development of a new web service and mobile version from scratch.
  • XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Python, Django, AJAX and much more.
  • Website design. Technical design.
  • Web Marketing, and SEO.
  • Building and programming intelligent contemporary features into the website.
  • Facebook multi-user application development.
  • iOS development in the future. Integrating mobile app with existing web service, replacing mobile version.

June 2010 — Dec. 16, 2018
Freelance
Self-employed Web Developer

Own clients. Direct client relations. Freelance team development. Designing and programming websites and services from scratch to finish. And all of the below. Python, Django, xHTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery, MooTools, extJS, Photoshop, Illustrator, Corel, CAD, 3D Max, MySQL, sqlite, Postgres.

Governmental projects, including Olympic websites and nationwide financial programmes. Highload websites. Own clients. Direct client relations. Client search and successful project starts. Freelance team development and lead. Designing and programming websites and services from scratch to end. Creative projects and services.

Responsibilities

  • Content management and support for every built website.
  • XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python, Parser3 coding. Occasional PHP, Ruby coding.
  • Transfered almost every client onto Django framework based websites.
  • Supported all the previously developed websites.
  • Website design. Digital retouch. Technical design.
  • Web Marketing, and SEO on every website.
  • Developed a web scraping Python based software collecting the info hourly from almost 50 websites.
  • Estimated project cost, expenses and risks directly with client.
  • Built and programmed intelligent features into the websites.
  • Built solely AJAX driven websites.
  • Facebook and VK.com multi-user applications development.

Achievements

  • Solving any backend objective using Python and Django.
  • Successfully collaborated with development teams and freelance developers across the world.
  • Successfully finished governmental web projects.
  • Extensively used lots of web technologies, open source applications and libraries.
  • Completed a number of creative projects that were highlighted all over Internet («Everyone Tweet», «IOGraphica»)
  • Developed a team of freelance developers, designers, managers and testers.
  • Designed and programmed a number of websites that were ranked as «Site of the month» for the Russian Best Website competition.
  • Build large governmental websites, national financial websites, highload Olympic related websites.

2009—2010
Outsource Web Designer, HTML/CSS Coder
Luxoft, Vicman Soft
Russia, Moscow

Responsibilities

  • Designed a number of websites. Lots of Photoshop templates every day. Logos and complete web pages.
  • XHTML, CSS, JavaScript coding.
  • Testing web sites on every platform, every browser.
  • Estimated project cost and expenses.
  • Designed and programmed intelligent features into the websites.

Achievements

  • Worked in a stressful environment without moving the deadlines.
  • Moved designer skills to a completely new level.

June 2007 — June 2010
Lead Web Developer
White Space Studio
Russia, Moscow

Own business. Own clients. Client search. Designing and programming websites and services from scratch to finish. Planning, design and implementation of complete web sites. Over 30 projects and websites.

Responsibilities

  • Managed client relationships.
  • Content management and support for over 30 websites.
  • XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, Parser3 coding.
  • Developed custom CMS for the use on all of ongoing websites.
  • Testing web sites on every platform, every browser.
  • Create macroses for large databases batch processing.
  • Occasional website design. Digital retouch.
  • Database normalization. Query optimization.
  • Web Marketing, and SEO on every website.
  • Managed client relationships, and finances. Estimated project cost and expenses.
  • Built and programmed intelligent features into the websites.

Achievements

  • Founded own company.
  • Had own client base.
  • Successfully started and finished over 30 web projects.
  • Designed and programmed company website, that was ranked as «Site of the month» for the Russian Best Website competition.
  • Always met most extreme deadlines ever.
  • Lead developer, project manager and team leader at a single position.
  • Developed planning and communication skills due to direct client relations.

February 2005 — June 2007
Web Developer, HTML CSS JS Developer
TeleType Studio
Russia, Moscow

A subdivision of Art. Lebedev Studio. Programming websites from scratch. PSD to HTML/CSS conversion from pure scratch. Lead web developer for the last year of work. Team building and management. Optimizing existing websites to work in every known browser. Websites content management and support. Direct contact with customers. Extensive use of all web technologies. Over 50 projects and websites.

Responsibilities

  • Content management and support for over 100 websites.
  • XHTML, CSS, XML/XSLT coding.
  • Custom JavaScript library development.
  • Testing web sites on every platform, every browser.
  • Database normalization. Query optimization.

Achievements

  • Always met extreme deadlines.
  • Became Lead developer.
  • Developed planning and communication skills due to direct client relations.
  • Learned a huge number of web technologies.

September 2004 — February 2005
Web Developer, HTML Coder
Art. Lebedev Studio
Russia, Moscow

Largest design studio web developer/coder responsibilities. PSD to HTML/CSS coding from scratch or support. Optimizing existing website to work in every known browser. Websites content management and support. Indirect contact with customers.

Responsibilities

  • Content management.
  • HTML and CSS coding.
  • JavaScript development.
  • Testing web sites on every platform, every browser.
  • Converting paper documents into web format.
  • Client feedback analysis.

Achievements

  • Always met extreme deadlines.
  • Became efficient in multi-tasking on projects, due to a large number of clients.
  • Developed planning and communication skills.
  • Learned how to work in a team of over hundred people.
  • Once had to code 60 paper pages into web format in 3 hours.

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