Resume Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Mr. Valeri Rakitine
Summary of Qualifications:
Highly talented, IT professional with more then 22 years experience. Motivated Rapid Web Applications developer/ architect (Perl-PHP/ CGI/ MySQL/ Apache/ UNIX network system administrating and programming. Over 15 years Object Oriented Programming and 11 years OO Perl. More than 15 years experience with developing dynamic web sites and server administration. Skilled on open source technologies including Perl, Linux, PHP, Apache, and MySQL. Written several XML publishing applications for the web in both Perl and PHP. Also have written template-based Object Oriented Perl applications with session management, user authentication, and dynamically generated web pages.
- Master degree in computers, computer-based complexes, systems and networks from Technical University of Moscow.
- About two and half decades of experience in software development and operations in the IT industry as a UNIX Administrator, MySQL DBA, Sr. System Analyst, Programmer Analyst, and Software Engineer in Internet/ Intranet, open systems, client-server environments and mainframes.
- Quick learner.
- Able to work independently in a flexible environment.
- Team player.
Full List of Skills:
Perl Object Oriented Perl - 12 years
CGI Scripting – 12 years
PHP – 7 year
XML - 3 years
SQL - 5 years
Regular Expressions - 6 years
Html - 7 years
Cascading Style Sheets - 3 years
Object Oriented Programming - 8 years
Web Database Applications - 7 years
WWW Concepts - 7 years
Windows Programming – 5 year
Database Programming - 5 years
Apache Configuration - 4 years
Dynamic HTML - 6 years
E-Commerce Technology – 2 years
· IBM 360/370, HP, DEC, CP/M, MS-DOS, Windows 95/98/2000, Windows NT 4.0 server and workstation, Linux, UNIX.
Unix - 25 years
Linux (Red Hat & Mandrake) - 10 years
Windows 9x/2000/XP Desktop - 8 years
Windows 2000/2003 Server Administration - 3 years
Good Written And Oral Communication Skill
Creating Software Specifications, Good Coding Practices, Good Documentation
Ability To Learn New Technologies Such As Programming Languages, Software, and Databases Extremely Fast
Experience Working As Part Of Small & Large Teams Of Software Engineers – 15 years
CorelDraw – 4 years
Photoshop – 3 years
Creativity and original thinking
eFactorLabs Inc. , Toronto, Canada - Lead Architect 3/2010 – present
Solution Design for research and development project for Ministry of Transportation of Ontario and Chinese Ministry of Transportation
ODS2 Inc., Toronto, Canada - Senior Unix Developer 5/2008 - 2/2010
Architected the core of the Widget Project (both front-end and back-end, based on Finite State Machine model).
Re-engineered company’s development process and implemented Subversion System.
Develop web-based applications for the Order Management and Field
Management Software, both front-end and back-end. Coded SQL queries for the users for reporting purposes
Maintain SVN, create and merge project branches.
DATAPIPE Inc., New Jersey, USA - Senior Unix Developer 5/2005 - 2/2008
Involved in requirement analysis, database design, coding, testing, implementation and review
Created tools (Perl) for migration process from different Web Hosting Management Systems to Plesk Web Hosting Management System.
Coded many PERL routines for data retrieval, migration and manipulating.
NOVATOR SYSTEMS LTD., Toronto, Canada - Senior Perl Specialist 10/2004 – 2/2005
evaluates and tunes the performance of Novator's Perl systems:
www.ftd.com (During the week leading up to Mother's Day, transactions at FTD.com held at 2.5 orders per second. The result: record breaking sales during FTD's most important merchandising event of the year);
www.newlineshop.com (New Line Cinema);
www.wbshop.com (Warner Bros.);
(Visit www.novator.com for details).
Report To: Martin Helseth (+1 416 260 5131), Director & Chief Architect S/W Products
VAL COMMUNICATIONS, Toronto, Canada – Web Application/Database Architect (Perl-PHP/CGI/MySQL-ORACLE-SYBASE/Apache/Unix network system administrator and Web/Database application developer - 02/2000 - 09/2004
working on server side complex web front-end applications (major in Perl/PHP and CGI/MySQL/Unix environment) for multiple projects
Doctoral degree in computers, computer-based complexes, systems and networks (as related to Chemical & Nuclear Research) at Russian Research Center Kurchatov Institute (RRC), Moscow, Russia, 09/1982 – 05/1985
Master Degree computers, computer-based complexes, systems and networks, Moscow State Engineering Physics Institute (Technical University), Moscow, Russia, 09/1975 – 03/1981
Quality Assurance & Software testing
English and Russian.