Alex Abashev, Software Developer in Moscow, Russia
Alex Abashev

Software Developer in Moscow, Russia

Member since September 25, 2012
Alexey is a talented Java architect with 15 years of experience developing scalable, high-load systems. He is a highly capable team lead and is practiced at arranging entire development environments according to best practices. He adheres to unit testing, code reviews, continuous integration, and auto-deployment on the cloud or using dedicated hardware.
Alex is now available for hire



  • Java, 18 years
  • JEE, 15 years
  • Solaris, 11 years
  • MongoDB, 10 years


Moscow, Russia



Preferred Environment

Mac, Linux, Idea, Git

The most amazing...

...client-side code I've written was for an Irish clone of Craigslist.


  • Engineer

    2008 - 2013
    Oracle (formerly Sun Microsystems)
    • Evangelized Oracle technologies and helped vendors to use Java and Solaris technologies in a more efficient way.
    Technologies: Java, Solaris, Oracle Database, MongoDB, BerkeleyDB
  • Performance Architect

    2007 - 2008
    • Worked with the Flash front-end and Java back-end on MySQL, Solaris, and Tomcat cluster on Nginx.
    Technologies: Flash, Java, MySQL, Solaris, Tomcat, Nginx
  • Team Lead/Architect

    2004 - 2007
    Epam Systems
    • Handled various Java outsourcing projects with Russian and foreign customers.
    Technologies: Java
  • Senior Java Developer

    2003 - 2004
    • Developed an internet client for a banking system with JEE stack technologies.
    Technologies: JEE
  • Java Developer

    2000 - 2001
    • Worked on a few Java outsourcing projects with JSE and JEE technologies.
    Technologies: Java


  • Irish Craigslist clone (Development)

    Worked with the Amazon Cloud stack, including EC2, S3, and SQS. Wrote client side code using Twitter Bootstap, GWT (for admin part), and Spring MVC as the supporting front-end.


  • Languages

    Java, JavaScript
  • Frameworks

  • Platforms

    Solaris, Linux, Windows, JEE
  • Storage

    MongoDB, Memcached, Amazon SDB, Berkeley DB, Oracle Rdb, AWS DynamoDB, Cache, MySQL
  • Tools

    Flash, Apache Tomcat, Nginx
  • Paradigms

    Agile Software Development, Scrum


  • Master's degree in Computer Engineering
    1998 - 2005
    Bauman Moscow State University - Moscow, Russia

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