My Resume & Contact Info

| Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
Creative full-stack PHP developer with 7+ years of experience in developing websites ranging from static sites and personal blogs to e-commerce solutions and having a good understanding of OOP, MVC and PHP frameworks (ZF3 & Laravel) with expertise in designing, developing, executing, testing, and debugging dynamic web pages as well as performing modifications in existing codebases to add new features.
  • - Solid understanding of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • - Extensive knowledge of web development concepts and architecture (MVC, REST etc)
  • - Clear understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • - Hands-on experience developing custom CMS solutions
  • - Demonstrated experience in using common third-party APIs and developing custom RESTful APIs
  • - Experience in relational database schema design (MySQL)
  • - Experience in working in a LAMP stack
Web Development:
PHP OOP MVC MySQL REST API AJAX LAMP Git RegEx HTML CSS jQuery Bootstrap Zend Framework Laravel AWS
Management & Leadership:
Result-oriented Mentoring Teamwork Able to Manage A Group of People Startup Ecosystem Familiarity
PHP Developer Jun 2016 - Jun 2019
Sokan Academy
  • - Participated in all aspects of the project (plan, design, development, and deployment)
  • - Developed a Learning Management System based on Zend Framework considering PSR
  • - Normalizing tables to eliminate data redundancy and adding meticulous indexes for fast data retrieval
  • - Developed an internal API for the project based on REST standard
  • - Added payment gateways for some premium contents
  • - Cooperated with front-end developer to create better UI and UX based on Bootstrap framework
  • - Analyzed and resolved UI design issues
  • - Created a feedback loop to ensure satisfactory functionality of the website
  • - Led a team of 2 to 5 front-end and back-end developers
PHP Developer Oct 2012 - Jun 2016
Shabdiz Co.
  • - Participated in the development of an e-commerce project using Agile methodology using ZF3
  • - Participation in converting a Magento-based online shop to a customized web application using ZF2
  • - Analyzed the needs of clients' projects and communicated effectively with clients
  • - Met regularly with stakeholders to provide status updates and discuss project objectives
  • - Acted as the project owner and main developer of a UGC web application with responsibilities ranging from research, cooperation with designers and other developers to design, plan and develop features
  • - Converted a Joomla-based web application to a fully customized CMS based on Zend, Bootstrap, and jQuery with features such as ACL to manage user groups and an accounting plugin to calculate authors payments
  • - Cooperated with the SEO team to optimize clients websites for search engines
  • - Created a custom portal for performance review of staff with PHP 7 and MySQL
  • - Contributed to improvement of the quality and design of the existing codebases
  • - Acted as a mentor to other junior developers
Web Designer Oct 2011 - Oct 2012
Polyglot Language Institute
  • - Designed the website of the institute to provide users with online educational materials
  • - Designed interactive learning materials
Workshop Instructor Aug 2009 - Sep 2011
Baran Institute for International Communication
  • - Created course workflows and managed a group of instructors
  • - Created and held L2L (Learning to Learn) language learning workshops
Coding Instructor 2013 - Present
  • Teaching junior developers the fundamentals of software development specifically web development
Arak Azad Univerisity Sep 2003 - June 2007
Bachelor of Arts in English Translation (Evaluated by WES)
Persian (Native)
English (Professional Working Proficiency)