Manuel Rodriguez Rosado

PHP Backend Developer

Professional Profile

A highly self-motivated and ambitious professional combining an engineering academic background with invaluable experience in programming.

Effectively combines strong technical skills with a demonstrable creative flair used to develop enhanced content and functionality.

Quick to grasp new technologies and industry developments with a logical and analytical approach to problem solving.

A confident bilingual communicator capable of building rapport with clients and colleagues alike.

Enjoys being part of a multi-skilled/cultural team and thrives in highly pressurised and challenging working environments.

Career Summary

Spil Games Hilversum, Netherlands

PHP developer

Date

Spil Games, leader in the industry of online casual games with 180+ millions users every month. (www.juegos.com, www.gamesgames.com, ...)
Working as a PHP Backend Developer for Payments Service, which handles all in-game cash transactions.
Developing within a strict agile (Scrum) and test-driven methodology (TDD & BDD), delivering the highest quality solutions for such a critical system.

Actively involved in:
Optimization, maintenance and support of the platform.
Creation of in-house tools for different departments, working closely with front-end team.
Research and implementation of new features expanding the scope and enriching the system.
Creation of different API rest interfaces allowing third parties integrate with us.
Collaboration with A/B testing (SiteSpect) team. (JavaScript, Mootools).
Technologies mainly used : PHP, PHPUnit, MySQL

BabelPower S.L Malaga, Spain

Jr. Web Developer

Responsible for developing code to maintain and create different webs.
Developing and integrating spiders, bots and APIs to use in internal engines and acquiring considerable expertise in the use of various technologies including PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX.
Playing a key role in identifying and meeting the individual training and development needs of new Interns.

Actively involved in the following projects:
Compartrip
Integrating several APIs to the backend using PHP, XML and JSON and performing flights and hotels search engines through bots parsing websites. Implementing the architecture of the web app involving MySQL administration and PHP coding as well as implementing front-end logic with HTML, CSS and jQuery.
SharingPet
Integrating pet shop products into the online shop using PHP, XML and JSON and utilising Petfinder API to integrate pets from different NGOs to the social network via PHP, MySQL and webservices.
Successfully developing different aspects of web logic involving MySQL, PHP, HTML, CSS, jQuery and AJAX.

Education

Universidad de Malaga, Spain / UPJS, Kosice, Slovakia

BS, Computer Science & Engineering , 2011
Thesis Project: Optimisation of a recurrent neuronal network system performed by GPU, CUDA

Certifications

Agile engineering, QWAN, Netherlands
Medical Informatics Certificate, Siemens Slovakia

Key IT Skills

Methodologies
Scrum
Kanban
Lenguage expertise
PHP5 (OOP, MVC)
PHPUnit (TDD)
Behat (BDD)
Databases
MySQL
DynamoDB
Other Languages
C++
C
CUDA
X86 asm
Matlab
Web / Front-end
A/B testing (SiteSpect)
Html
CSS
JavaScript
jQuery
Motools
OS
Ubuntu
Windows
HTTP Servers
Nginx
Apache
SCM
Git (gitHub, BitBucket)

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