CV of Pavlin Stoychev

Experienced web developer - in the field of the dynamic, database-driven, user personalized web sites.
Experience in site usability, Search Engine Optimisation, content syndication, Web 2.0 concepts - social networking,
media copyright issues, Web Services, mobile services, user interaction. With management and media/PR experience.
Personal Information
Name
Pavlin Stoychev
Location
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone
0031 646 366 090
Mail
pavlin@pavlin.net
pavlin@pavlin.eu
pavlin@pavlin.nl
Web Site
Employment
Web At Work Development
www.wawd.nl
selfemployed, KVK: 34341222
Skills
Personal skills
- Ability to analyse problems, find solutions and implement them;
- Ability to analyse tasks and teach the more unexperienced developers the ways to implemet needed functionality in the best way;
- Planning workload to meet deadlines;
- Communicating with internationaly-based people effectively, tactfully and efficiently;
- Ability to work unsupervised and as part of a flexible team;
Computer and Internet skills
Design and publishing of user oriented web sites - dinamicaly created sites, in order to satisfy the needs of every single user and client and to bring more functionality to the Internet. Using the most recent server-side programming technologies and mobile standarts to develop sites, that meets all of the client's needs. Writing clear, optimized OO PHP code, following the Model–View–Controller concept.
Operating Systems
MS Windows, Linux, MS DOS, WAP/UP.browser
Program Languages
HTML, PHP, SQL, Java Script, JSON, XML, SOAP, WSDL, WML
Frameworks
jQuery, Zend Framework
Software
Various HTML and WML editors, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Front Page, Dreamweaver; Sony Sound Forge; Altova XML Spy; Real Networks Producer; UP.SDK, Santana builder
Extra skills
Search Engine Optimisation (profesional experience)
Work Experience
Company
Web At Work Development
Web site
Position
Self-employed developer
Responsibilities
Developing web sites for my clients. Developing own social networking projects.
Period
June 2009 - now
Company
Bulport Network Ltd.
Web site
Position
Self-employed developer
Responsibilities
Developing web sites for my clients. Developing own social networking projects.
Period
April 2008 - June 2009
Company
Digitalus
Web site
Position
Senior Developer
Responsibilities
Developing of web sites for the company's clients. Developed two CMS's, one of them based on Zend Framework.
Period
Nov, 2007 - April, 2008
Company
EUROCOM National Cable Television
Web site
Position
IT Manager / Program manager
Responsibilities
Building and maintaining the web site www.eurocom.bg, developing intranet system, integrating the intranet system with the frontend web site, working closely with the mid and up management of the tv station, reporting directly to the Chief Executive. For the first year - Acting as s program manager for the station.
Period
Oct, 2004 - Oct, 2007
Company
Traveljungle.de / Web Express Ltd.
Web site
Position
Web programmer
Responsibilities
Developing the Traveljungle's german and english web sites using variety of different technologies - shell scripting, xml, xslt transformations and database relations.
Period
Aug, 2003 - Oct, 2004
Company
PC World Bulgaria magazine, IDG - Bulgaria /International Data Group/
Web site
Position
Editor - PC World - Bulgaria magazine, Computerworld E-Business Daily e-mail news service
Responsibilities
Writing and editing publications for the PC World - Bulgaria monthly magazine; Writing and editing news for and managing the Computerworld Bg E-Business Daily e-mail news service.
Period
October, 2001 - Aug, 2003
Company
Monitor /national daily newspaper/
Web site
Position
Editor
Responsibilities
Covering all of the tech, Internet issues for the newspaper, as well as some of the music writings.
Period
April 2000 - October, 2000
Company
Menes radio - Silistra
Position
Program manager, RJ, webmaster
Responsibilities
Organizing the work of the whole team at the radio station; building station's program, musical and marketing strategy. Developing and regulary updating the station's web site with news and real audio; anchor weekly news and commentary program Pulse, production sound edit, RJ
Period
July, 1997 - April 2000; October, 2000 - summer, 2001
Projects
Milestones
  • In 2001 created Wap-bg.com - the first bulgarian WAP portal, free WAP hosting and free WML builder - demo here
  • In 2001 developed the first bulgarian B2B web shop for the Sandrini-A company
  • In 2003 developed Channel 13 - the first bulgarian RSS portal (updated english demo here)
  • In 2004 developed the first bulgarian public PHP based SOAP Web Services for testing purposes (demo coming soon)
  • In 2004 started to develop a comprehensive multiservice portal (later adding social networking) platform - more info (demo coming soon)
  • In 2007 created the online radio Idea - on my own server and streaming setup. Discontinued after 12 months for financial (music loyalities) reasons.
Some English/Multilanguage Projects
Japans Restaurant ISSA
Web shop, full admin system, IDEA payment integration, SMS notifications...
Full web development. For Digital East West.
Newshub
- Newshub.nl - all the latest news in dutch
RSS hub with auto updates...
Web development and design implementation.
Yahoo Shopping, Shopzilla, Amazon and Shoppping.com API integration
- Vishop - Yahoo Shopping API integration
- Top 1 Shop - Amazon Shopping API integration
- Price Room - Shoppping.com API integration
- Shopzilla.Vishop.com - Shopzilla/Bizrate API integration
For Dev-Fx
2009
Doddema
http://www.doddema.de/
Full development.
Partner intranet system for Doddema und Doornbusch
Built with the Zend Framework for Digitalus.
2008
Borex Interational
http://borexinternational.com/en/
Web site development.
With E-NICK.
2008
Tera Estate
http://www.tera-estate.eu/
Full development.
Real estate site for Bulport Network.
2008
Bulgarian Property Portal
http://imot.n4w.com/en/
Full web site development.
Real estate portal where agencies and users can post offers.
The site is available in english and bulgarian languages.
For Dev-FX
In development (delayed due to the financial crisys...)
Traveljungle DE/UK
http://www.traveljungle.de/
Part of the development team.
For Web Express
2003 - 2004
Some Bulgarian Language Projects
Bulport Network
http://www.bulport.com/
Full development.
Multiservice, cross-domain, slingle-logon portal and social networking system. (More info...)
2002 - now
Eurocom TV
http://www.eurocom.bg/
Full development.
Website of the National TV Channel Eurocom.
2004
Irene Properties
http://ireneproperties.com/
Full development.
My first real estate web site.
For Web Gravity
2004
Certifications
By Brainbench - View the details here

Job Role: IT Manager
Technical
  • XML Concepts : "Master" (Scored higher than 97% of all previous test takers.)
  • Web Design Concepts : "Master" (Scored higher than 94% of all previous test takers.)
  • HTML 4.0 : "Master" (Scored higher than 93% of all previous test takers.)
  • PHP 4 : "Master" (Scored higher than 92% of all previous test takers.)
  • PHP 5 : "Master"
  • CSS 2 : (Scored higher than 95% of all previous test takers.)
  • AJAX : (Scored higher than 94% of all previous test takers.)
  • Information Technology Security Fundamentals (Scored higher than 84% of all previous test takers.)
  • E-Commerce Concepts (Scored higher than 84% of all previous test takers.)
  • Web Development Concepts (Scored higher than 83% of all previous test takers.)
  • WWW Concepts (Scored higher than 92% of all previous test takers.)
  • Client/Server Concepts
  • OO Concepts
  • Networking Concepts
Management
  • Business Communication (Scored higher than 77% of all previous test takers.)
  • Coaching (Scored higher than 93% of all previous test takers.)
  • Project Management
  • Managing People
  • Disaster Recovery and Planning
  • Customer Requirements Analysis
  • Change Management
Languages
  • Listening Comprehension - English : "Master" (Scored higher than 91% of all previous test takers.)
  • Reading Comprehension - English : "Master "(Scored higher than 83% of all previous test takers.)
  • Reading Comprehension - Russian : "Master"
  • Written English (Scored higher than 80% of all previous test takers.)
  • Technical Writing (Scored higher than 83% of all previous test takers.)
Education
College
College of Natural Science - Silistra
1991
Chemistry
University
University of Shoumen
1997
Bulgarian and Russian philology
MSc
Languages
 
Bulgarian - In writing and spoken – excellent

English - In writing - good, spoken - very good

Russian - In writing and spoken - very good

Dutch - Learner
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