Maks Yarchak Web developer with 20 years experience
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I'm ambitious technology professional who enjoys developing software and providing business solutions using innovative thinking and proven techniques. Capable of implementing agile techniques as well as good old solid architecture principles.

Knowledge / Skills

Back-end development

  • Python (Flask, Django, gunicorn, job queues, workers)
  • Ruby on Rails (unicorn, puma, sidekiq)
  • Design and build APIs, Single sign-on (SSO), System Integrations
  • Zend Certified Engineer, Zend Framework Advanced (Training)
  • PHP 7 (OOP, Patterns, Queue, UnitTest, Composer)
  • PHP FrameWorks: Zend FW, Laravel, CakePHP, Slim
  • MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDb, MSSQL, design high performance DB
  • Redis, Memcached, PHP-APC, Multithreaded Applications
  • GIT, GitHub, SVN - version control system, Bug Tracking
  • Zend Studio, Zend Server, PhpStorm, Coda, Sublime 2
  • Full life cycle application development
  • Team leader of web developing team, Project management
  • Kanban, Scrum, Agile
  • Open source: WordPress, Magenta Commerce, SocialEngine, Joomla, Drupal
  • OS: MacOS, Linux, Windows

Infrastructure development

  • Linux server, Kubernetes, Docker, Kafka, Bash, SSH, DNS, Apache, Nginx, PostgreSQL, Mysql, Clusters, Load Balancing, backup, monitoring, scale
  • Amazon Cloud Computing: EC2, S3, Route 53 and others
  • DigitalOcean I maintain own cloud servers for pet projects.
  • Continuous Integration system Hudson/Jenkins, TeamCity

Front-end development

  • HTML5, CSS3, W3C, xml, xsl, w3с
  • Twitter Bootstrap, Responsive html, Mobile Web application
  • jQuery, JavaScript, AngularJS, Backbone js, Underscore js , AJAX, D3js
  • Nodejs, gulp, grunt, npm, bower
  • Photoshop

Big Data

  • Big Data Processing and Analytics
  • Basic machin learning

Extra Skills

  • Basic: Artificial Intelligence, Neural networks, Deep Learning, Machine Learning
  • Search Engine Optimization: (on-page, off-page), webmaster tools, Google Analytics
  • Basic graphic web design (PhotoShop, web 2.0, UI, UX)
  • Basic Java
  • Consulting


20 Years : e-commerce Social networks back-end OOP MVC CMS PHP mysql html css JavaScript UI UX    

14 Years : Linux Web Servers jQuery    

11 Years : Amazon AWS cloud HTML5 CSS3 Ruby on Rails Python, Django    

10 Years : DigitalOcean cloud Twitter Bootstrap BackboneJs AngularJs    

8 Years : Docker    

4 Years : Kubernetes Kafka    

Sep 2019 - Present

Stuff Engineer
(team leader).
Architecture, team leader, full stuck development

Python, php, docker, Kubernetes, Kafka

Nov 2016 - July 2019

(telematics industry)
Senior Software Engineer.
Back-end development

(Python Django) in AWS cloud

Front-end development

(html5, css3, JS)

Study AI / NN / DL / ML
Jun 2016 - Nov 2016

Artificial Intelligence, Neural networks, Deep Learning, Machine Learning

(Python) in AWS Cloud and DigitalOcean cloud

Jun 2015 - Jun 2016

(Social network industry)
Sr. Software Developer
Back-end development

(Ruby on Rails) in AWS cloud

Front-end development

(html5, css3, JS)

United Domains Inc
Oct 2010 - May 2015

(Domain name industry)
Sr. Web developer
Back-end development

(php/mysql/PhpUnit testing, Continuous Integration)

Front-end development

(UI, UX, html5, css3, JS, AngularJS, jQuery, BackboneJS)

Aug 2009 - Sep 2010

(Education industry)
Sr. Web developer
Web development

Web design/html5/css3/js/jQuery /php,mysql building new CMS

Building web tools for employee and satellite projects. Support old website and web project

Search engine optimization (increase traffic in 5 times) and Google Analytics

Oct 2008 - May 2009

(Consulting industry)
Sr. Web developer / team leader
Web development

Build new web projects with (php/mysql/html/css), Building CMS, Support and update exist projects (around 20 websites)

Product management, Search engine optimization, Google Analytics

May 2007 - Sep 2008

(Web design studio)
Sr. Web developer
Web development

Building Web projects with php, mysql, JavaScript, jQuery, html, css websites with back-end every couple weeks

May 2006 - May 2007

(Web design studio)
Sr. Web Developer
Web development

Web developing php, mysql, html, css, JavaScript, jQuery websites with back-end every couple weeks

May 2003 - Nov 2005

(News agency)
Web developer / team leader
Web development

Design database (mysql), Design (OOP,MVC) architecture for web application
Developing platform, modules, plugins, hight performance optimization
php, mysql, html, css, JavaScript, Product management, team leader

Jan 2002 - May 2003

Web Developer (Freelancer)

Building Web application for customers with php,mysql, html, css, JavaScript, Building own projects for myself.



Harvard University

  • Computer science Building dynamic web applications
  • Building Mobile application for Android, iPhone, Web


BS University

  • 2005-2006
  • Engineering

Master's degree in engineering


BS University

  • 2001-2005
  • Engineering

Bachelor's degree in engineering


Zend Framework Advanced Training


Zend PHP 5.3 certificate



  • CMT
    my role: Sr. Software Engineer. I am working on company private B2B Web systems. Python (
  • RallyPoint
    my role: Sr. Software Engineer. I was working with Ruby on Rails application ( military social network )
  • United Domains Front-End AngularJS application
    my role: AngularJS Front-end JavaScript application which is building shoppinng cart, search result and it does multi connection search by back-end application. (I've used also Html5, CSS3, Bootstrap3, jQuery, JavaScript)

    domain search
  • United Domains
    my role: Html5, CSS3, Bootstrap3, jQuery, JavaScript, AngularJS, AJAX, BackboneJS, implementation different APIs, E-commerce, Shopping Cart | Architecture database, PHP5, MySQL application, Smarty templates
  • Approach
    my role: Graphic design | xHtml, CSS coding, jQuery, JavaScript | Architecture database, PHP 5, MySQL application | Smarty templates, mod_rewrite | All URLs are dynamic, back-end
  • ZnaiKak
    This is social network of people to share knowledge. (Web2.0 , multiuser blogs)
    my role: PHP 5, MySQL, front-end, back-end |