Oliver Andersen

Oliver Andersen

Senior Python Developer

Summary

Senior Web Developer available to fulfill all requirements of the position of Python Developer .

Work History

Work History
May 2010 - Aug 2015

Senior Python Developer

Danfoss A/S, Copenhagen Denmark
  • Utilized Python in the handling of all hits on Django, Redis, and other applications
  • Performed research regarding Python Programming and its uses and efficiency
  • Developed object-oriented programming to enhance company product management
  • Travel to different companies to introduce and encourage the use of Python programming to computer technicians
  • Worked with different companies to implement Python programming and train on-site Python Programmers
  • Tested and evaluated code done by new coders
  • Tested and implemented applications built using Python
  • Handled projects with least supervision
  • Deployed multiple projects and ensured quality, and timely completion
  • Developed readable and simple curriculum for the average user to get started with Python
Oct 2015 - Present

Freelance Python Developer

Freelancing
  • Develop web sites using Python, Django, PHP, Javascript, CSS, Bootstrap, HTML5
  • Web Marketing and SEO
  • Analytics for clients using Google Analytics
  • Technical support to clients over the Internet
  • Managed client relationships, and finances

Education

Education
Apr 2006 - Mar 2010

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

University of Copenhagen
I specialized in computer science at University of Copenhagen and graudated with bachelor's degree.
During university period, I attended to development of ERP systems such as SMS(Student Management System), and Asset Management System.
In these work, I was approved by the head and finally I was awarded the bachelor's degree.

Skills

Skills

My main skills set

Python: Django, Flask, Scrapy, Tornado, Bottle Framework

* PHP: Codeigniter, Wordpress, Drupal, Margento, Joolma, Yii, Laravel

* Javascript: jQuery, AngularJS, Backbone.js, React.js, Gulp.js

* Database: PostgreSQL, Mysql, MongoDB, SQLite, Oracle

* Base: HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Twitter bootstrap, RESTful API, SOAP

* APIs and Libraries: Google Visualization API, Google Maps API, Yahoo BOSS API, Yahoo! User Interface Library (YUI), Twillio, lxml, expat, Qt, PyQT

Other skills & experiences

- Web servers (Apache, Tomcat, AWS, RESTful API servers)

- Control panels (DirectAdmin, CPanel, Webmin)

- Ecommerce website design / development

- Extension/Module development on various PHP frameworks

- Social networking

- Blog / Content Management.

- Source/Version Controlling By GIT/SVN

- Various development tools

- Linux Server Administration

Platforms

Windows (98,2000,XP, Server 2000, Server 2003, Server 2008), Debian Linux, Ubuntu Linux, Redhat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, FreeBSD, Solaris, Windows Mobile, TinyOS, Android, OS X

Core Qualifications

  • Highly-qualified in Python programming for many different industries
  • Experience with many versions of Python as well as their differences and features
  • Open to learning and using new systems involved in Python Programming
  • Extremely good problem solving skills
  • Great at working in high-pressure situations
  • Extensive knowledge of basic and higher mathematics
  • Available to put in extra hours or even in weekend.

Work Experience

Web Application Developer
  • Started developing with Django 0.96 and currently developing with Django 1.8.4
  • Created whaler.com, a custom CMS built using Django, with jQuery AJAX components. Also designed from the start with SEO in mind.
  • Worked closely with designer. Converted Photoshop images into XHTML/CSS, complex Flash integration.
  • Consolidated many previous websites onto one dedicated RHEL hosts.
  • Maintenanced PHP/MySQL (primarily Joomla), Classic ASP/MSSQL. Communicating and interfacing with previous developers on a regular basis.
  • Created and helped deploy advertisements with AdvertServe.
  • Used AWstat and Google Analytics to analyze web traffic.
  • Managed over 30 domains
  • Deployed production site using Apache 2.0 with mod_python
  • Upgraded Python 2.3 to Python 2.5 on a RHEL 4 server, this required recompiling mod_python to use Python 2.5. This upgrade was necessary because inlined models with UTF-8 characters were causing unexpected errors. Submitted a ticket to the Django project documenting this incompatibility with Python 2.3.
  • Successfully migrated the Django database from SQLite to MySQL to PostgresSQL with complete data integrity.
  • Using django_evolution and manual SQL modifications was able to modify Django models while retaining all data, while site was in production mode.
  • Worked very closely with designer, tightly integrating Flash into the CMS with the use of Flashvars stored in the Django models. Also created XML with Django to be used by the Flash.
  • Created PHP/MySQL back-end for data entry from Flash. I had to assist the Flash developer send the correct data via querystrings. Used Wireshark, live http headers, and Fiddler2 debugging proxy to debug the Flash object and help the developer create a functional component. The PHP page for displaying the data uses AJAX to sort and display the data. The page also outputs data to .csv for viewing in Microsoft Excel
  • Administration of dedicated collocated RHEL 4 machine , and configured complex Apache configuration files.
  • Imported SSL certs from other hosts to new host and properly configured Apache to use certs.
  • Used Apache .htaccess to provide authentication system for PHP/MySQL sites
  • Experience using mod_rewrite to create SEO friendly links.
  • Creating complex dynamic HTML UI using jQuery.
  • Using subversion version control system or Git for all projects. Setting up email scripts to indicate my development activity to my managers. Resulting in very verbose revision history and much more transparent development process. This also helps to maintain very close contact and good communication channels.
  • Created video publishing toolkit using Wordpress (PHP/MySQL) and Javascript to allow easy uploading of video by non-technical content mangers.
  • Deployed internal wiki (PHP dokowiki) and ticketing system (Zope - Python, IssueTrackerProduct) to help document and manage tasks.
  • Deployed Jabber server (ejabberd) to facilitate real time collaboration.
  • Migrated company of 25 people and 100s of gigs of email to Google Apps, for email, chat, and office suite. The devices migrated were Windows machines, Mac machines, and mobile devices.
  • Integrated data collection with external SOAP server.
  • Setup PHP/MySQL site to facilitate the transmission of large files from non-technical clients. Also provided documentation describing the process of uploading files step by step.
  • Generated PDFs dynamically using data from Django models with pisa, and report lab.
  • Integrated TinyMCE rich text editor into Django Admin interface for WYSIWYG editing.
  • Used AviSynth for video manipulation
  • Created a RFID inventory management system with Python, using Django, and Linux
  • Created Windows CE application for reading RFID tags using WJR7000 RFID radio module with C# in Visual Studio 2008
  • Compiled and configured large C projects from source in Linux using Make, used SWIG Python wrappers

System Administrator

  • Configured and Deloyed 50+ Debian Linux workstations
  • Ensured contractual computing requirements were achieved and maintained
  • Provided desktop support to 250+ Windows, Linux, and Solaris hosts
  • Maintained 33 servers used by 1500+ users
  • Wrote and maintained scripts for host monitoring and daily maintenance
  • Deployed Windows Lab installations using Unattended
  • Web development using PHP/MySQL, using opensource projects such as Dokuwiki, and Request Tracker
  • Apache web server administration

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2010 - Present

Certified Python Developer

Brainbench
I passed the Python2.4 test supported by Brainbench.
May 2011 - Present

Certified PHP Developer

Brainbench
I passed the PHP5.6 test supported by Brainbench.

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