Alexander Sukhanov, Software Developer in San Jose, CA, United States
Alexander Sukhanov

Software Developer in San Jose, CA, United States

Member since December 9, 2018
Alexander is a senior software developer with five years of experience who’s built tools, apps, and systems for a range of industries including medicine, cryptocurrency, and traffic management. Recently Alexander's been focusing his energies on the back end—optimizing data queries, handling migrations, and creating CI/CD pipelines. Alexander’s areas of expertise include Python, JavaScript, and Solidity, and a variety of frameworks (Django and Flask) and libraries (React).
Alexander is now available for hire

Portfolio

  • SoftPro
    Go, Django, Python
  • SUPER2DIGITAL
    Solidity, Graphene, C++, PHP, Flask, Tornado, Cassandra, Django, Python
  • iSpace
    React Native, React, Flask, Tornado, Django, Python

Experience

Location

San Jose, CA, United States

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Slack, PyCharm, MacOS

The most amazing...

...thing I've made was an architecture to handle more than 5,000 RPS. I also taught and mentored as a TA at Stanford and worked at large Silicon Valley companies.

Employment

  • Senior Back-end Engineer

    2018 - 2019
    SoftPro
    • Optimized database queries to run them at least three times faster.
    • Migrated a monolith Django application into Go microservices.
    • Made CI/CD pipelines for all repositories and projects as well as creating a framework for the internal QA team.
    Technologies: Go, Django, Python
  • Senior Software Engineer

    2016 - 2018
    SUPER2DIGITAL
    • Developed DApps using Ethereum Blockchain: ICO DApp, referral system DApp, and token DApps.
    • Built cryptocurrency using Graphene (C++ framework) with faucets as well as creating the wallet interface for it with React/Redux.
    • Developed social network crawlers with Cassandra as database and a React/Redux UI to manage data.
    Technologies: Solidity, Graphene, C++, PHP, Flask, Tornado, Cassandra, Django, Python
  • Senior Software Engineer

    2016 - 2017
    iSpace
    • Developed APIs using Tornado and a Django REST framework.
    • Implemented push notifications and real-time messages via WebSockets for different applications.
    • Designed an algorithm for end-to-end encryption to incorporate it into our messenger.
    • Implemented a distributed cache system by creating a Redis cluster.
    • Migrated applications from Flask to Tornado and from Flask to DRF.
    Technologies: React Native, React, Flask, Tornado, Django, Python
  • Software Engineer

    2015 - 2016
    Jack-IT
    • Worked on a traffic interception project to change context ads.
    • Developed an iOS application for the management of a data center
 with Swift and a PHP API.
    • Built an expert system for law documentation using PHP.
    Technologies: Swift, Networking, PHP, Django, Python
  • Software Engineer

    2014 - 2015
    Research Institute of Psychology
    • Created a tool to automate the process of signing up for appointments for ill patients.
    • Developed a medical system and its modules using PHP.
    • Built an application to crawl statistics and analyze sales data.
    Technologies: Python, PHP, JavaScript

Experience

  • Housing Utilities Application
    https://www.saures.ru

    This system is a multifunctional tool that allows you to solve a wide range of tasks in the field of communal resource control.

    Depending on the set of connected devices and the scale of the automation object, SAURES can be smart meters, sensors with remote status monitoring, water leakage protection system, gas leak warning system, or ASKUV, ASKUE, or ASKUT system for an entire apartment building.

    Users determine the functionality of their system and can expand their capabilities at any time by connecting additional equipment.

Skills

  • Languages

    Python, JavaScript, Solidity, Go, PHP, C++, Swift
  • Frameworks

    Django, Flask, React Native, Angular
  • Platforms

    Docker, Kubernetes, Hyperledger, Ethereum, MacOS
  • Tools

    Jenkins, PyCharm, Slack, Graphene
  • Storage

    Cassandra, PostgreSQL
  • Libraries/APIs

    React, Asyncio
  • Other

    Tornado, Networking

Education

  • Master's degree (in progress) in Computer Systems and Networks
    2016 - 2020
    Bauman Moscow State Technical University - Moscow, Russia
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Systems and Networks
    2012 - 2016
    Bauman Moscow State Technical University - Moscow, Russia

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