Amir Barylko, Software Developer in Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Amir Barylko

Software Developer in Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Member since September 22, 2015
Amir is a seasoned and highly skilled software developer with two decades of proven experience and a strong focus on quality, Agile coaching, and mentorship. He is able to work on teams and with companies of all sizes.
Amir is now available for hire




Winnipeg, MB, Canada



Preferred Environment

MacOS, Linux, Windows

The most amazing... I've written was for lean project management (


  • Senior Software Quality Expert

    2008 - PRESENT
    MavenThought Inc
    • Develop an application to find and renew house alarms using F# and C#.
    • Build an "English as second language" app in Ruby on Rails.
    • Create childcare registration and management software using Ruby on Rails.
    • Write an HR application to find employees and manage payments and teams using Ruby on Rails.
    • Program a graphical room designer to evaluate air flow and temperature using C# and WPF.
    Technologies: CoffeeScript, JavaScript, Java, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby, F#, C#, .NET
  • Application Architect

    2004 - 2008
    IdFusion Software
    • Developed a web application to monitor daily activities of aboriginal sites using Ruby on Rails.
    • Developed a desktop application to manage registration, sport events, matches, and scores for Manitoba Games using C#.
    • Trained new employees.
    • Implemented practices for test-driven development.
    • Implemented practices for behavior-driven development.
    Technologies: Java, .NET, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Ruby
  • Technical Lead

    2002 - 2004
    4Data Link
    • Developed a project construction module for AutoCAD using C# and C++.
    • Developed a fiber optics design module for AutoCAD using C# and C++.
    • In charge of training developers.
    • Implemented practices for continuous integration.
    • Implemented practices for test-driven development.
    Technologies: AutoCAD, Oracle, Java, C++, C#
  • Application Architect/Technical Lead

    2000 - 2003
    • Developed an application for management of schools, teachers, parents, and students using Java.
    • Developed an internal framework for web development.
    • Trained new employees.
    • Implemented test-first development.
    • Implemented continuous integration.
    Technologies: C++, Java
  • Technical Lead

    1998 - 2000
    Eversystems Argentina
    • Developed a web application for home banking in C++.
    Technologies: HTML, JavaScript, Java, C++
  • Senior Software Developer

    1995 - 1998
    IBM Argentina
    • Developed an application to submit tax forms manually using C++.
    • Developed an application to audit cheques using OCR libraries in C++.
    • Developed an application to create and edit templates to OCR tax declarations in C++.
    • Did technical support for an application that compaginates tax declarations.
    Technologies: Motif, IBM Db2, AIX, C++


  • SmartView

    Smartview is a lean Agile project management web application that helps teams to increase productivity in a simple friendly way using User Story Mapping and Kanban.

  • Date and Time Utilities for .NET Library

    Library to help creating dates and time spans using extensions and fluent DSL.

  • ManvenThought Commons Library

    Library with common utilities classes and extensions to collections.


  • Languages

    Java, Sass, Ruby, HTML5, C++, CoffeeScript, C#, JavaScript, C, T-SQL, Visual Basic .NET (VB.NET), CSS, F#, HTML, Scala
  • Frameworks

    Ruby on Rails (RoR), ASP.NET MVC, .NET
  • Tools

    Visual Studio 2013, Vim Text Editor, Eclipse IDE, TextMate, AutoCAD
  • Paradigms

    Agile Software Development, Kanban, Behavior-driven Development (BDD), Test Automation
  • Industry Expertise

    Project Management
  • Other

    User Stories, Agile Software Testing, Motif
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery UI, jQuery
  • Platforms

    MacOS, Windows, Linux, AIX, Oracle, iOS
  • Storage

    MySQL Daemon, PostgreSQL, MySQL, IBM Db2


  • Master's Degree in Computer Science
    1994 - 1998
    University of Ciencias Exactas - Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science
    1991 - 1994
    University of Ciencias Exactas - Buenos Aires, Argentina

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