About Alexei Raiu, the Full Stack Drupal Developer.

Drupal id: http://drupal.org/user/59757
LinkedIn profile: http://bg.linkedin.com/pub/alexei-rayu/b/1a8/275/
Github: https://github.com/alexrayu
Website: http://alexrayu.com

Summary:

Full Stack web developer with strong background open source technologies, including Drupal, PHP, MySQL, html5, css3, JavaScript, JQuery, Apache and nginx, Linux, as well as Adobe Photoshop and Fireworks.

  • Experienced the full spectrum of site building process, from planning and design to implementation and support.
  • Join the projects and learn new technologies quickly.
  • Extensive experience with Drupal and Drupal API from version 4.5 to 8.

Professional Experience:

FFW Bulgaria

Worked remotely as a freelancer winter 2015 - summer 2017. Full Stack, Back End.

  • Built Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 web sites.
  • Themed Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 web sites. Adaptivetheme, Bootstrap.
  • Wrote Drupal modules and themes.
  • Migrated D6 to D8.
  • Technologies used: PHP 5.3, css3, html5, PHP 5.4, MySQL, Git, JQuery, Ajax, Drupal 7 and 8.

InDigiMar.com

Worked remotely since winter 2013. Full Stack, Back End, Sys. Admin.

  • Built Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 web sites.
  • Themed Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 web sites. Adaptivetheme, Bootstrap.
  • Wrote PayPal integration for
  • Wrote Drupal modules and themes.
  • Migrated D6 to D8.
  • Created and supported website hosting infrastructure.
  • Technologies used: PHP 5.3 - PHP 7.2, css3, html5, MySQL, Git, JQuery, Ajax, Drupal 7 and 8.

arocom GmBH

Drupal agency arocom. 2014 on. Senior Developer. Current place of work. Front End and Back End developer.

  • Built Drupal 7 web sites.
  • Themed Drupal 7 web sites. Used base theme: omega, aurora.
  • Wrote modules.
  • Technologies used: css3, html5, PHP 5.4, Apache Solr, MySQL, LAMP, Git, JQuery, Ajax, Drupal 7.

PingV

http://pingv.com. 2012 - 2014. Senior Developer. Front End developer.

  • Migrated sites to Drupal 7.
  • Built Drupal 7 web sites UI, modules, and themes.
  • Took active part in migration, building, and theming of http://dwell.com.
  • Technologies used: css3, html5, PHP 5.4, Apache, Apache Solr, MySQL, Linux, JavaScript, JQuery, Ajax, Drupal 7, Photoshop.

Sprydev (Volacci)

http://volacci.com. 2005-2008 and 2012-now. Senior Developer. Front End Developer.

AlexRayu.com (freelance)

http://alexrayu.com. 2005 - now. Owner and Full Stack Developer.

  • Migrated sites to Drupal 7 and 8.
  • Upgraded Drupal sites 5 to 6 and 6 to 7.
  • Designed Drupal designs.
  • Built Drupal 7 web sites UI, modules, and themes.
  • Technologies used: css3, html5, PHP 5.4, Apache, Apache Solr, MySQL, Linux, JavaScript, JQuery, Ajax, Drupal 7, Photoshop.

AdaptiveTheme

http://adaptivethemes.com. 2009-2011. Drupal Front End developer and themer.

  • Themed and built Drupal 5 and 6 web sites.
  • Themed sites for iconnect and rackfish, besides many other sites.
  • Technologies used: css, xhtml, PHP 5.2-5.3, JavaScript, JQuery, Drupal 5-6, Photoshop.

Education:

1985-1995 - School with in-depth English.

- Started programming in school. Wrote sample school programs in Basic.

1995-2000 - Izmail Liberal Arts University.

- Graduated as Specialist degree in English and German. (Specialist degree is between bachelors and masters, 5 years of study).

2010-2011 - STEP Computer Science Academy.

- Took hardware, operating systems, and C++ programming courses. Accepted work and relocated prior to graduation.

Technologies Used:

Programming Languages:PHP, JavaScript, Visual Basic, Quick Basic, C, C++;

Markup Languages: xhtml, html5, css, css3, xml;

Web Frameworks: Drupal (4.5 - 8), Wordpress (basic knowledge), jQuery, AngularJS, Bootstrap, LESS, SASS, Twig;

APIs: Drupal, Apache Solr, PayPal;

Technologies: AJAX, SOAP, REST;

Libraries: PHPMailer, MkHTMLToPdf, TCPdf, mPDF;

Ecommerce: Drupal Commerce, Ubercart, PayPal, Authorize.net;

Operating Systems: Linux (Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS), Windows;

IDEs: PHPStorm, NetBeans, Aptana, Eclipse, SublimeText 2;

Source Control: git;

Databases: MySQL, MariaDB;

Servers: Apache, nginx;

Tools: Drush, xhprof, xdebug;

Design: Photoshop, Fireworks, Flash (R.I.P.);

Office: MS Office, Libre Office.

Values:

  • Adherence to Drupal coding standards.
  • Making every newly built theme responsive.
  • Keeping data, function, and presentation separate.
  • Free sharing of professional knowledge, helping others to grow.
  • Giving back to the community with encouragement, code, and support.
  • Honesty.
  • Teachability, always learning.
  • Aspiring to give maximum per available resources.