Bruno Barlocco, Developer in Málaga, Spain
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Bruno Barlocco

Verified Expert  in Engineering

Full-stack Developer

Málaga, Spain
Toptal Member Since
January 27, 2022

Bruno is a self-taught full-stack programmer with over ten years of experience. He's been involved on small-sized own projects since 2015, working as a CTO, problem-solver development specialist, DevOps, and programmers' team lead, ensuring many other tech-business owner tasks. Over the years, Bruno has delivered over 20 custom-made software for mid-sized businesses, creating four startups that include a music player, a digital wallet, a digital QR menu (before COVID-19), and a no-code platform.


Java, PostgreSQL, SQL, PHP, Symfony, Spring Boot, Angular, JavaScript, Figma...
Angular, Java, Hibernate, SQL, Android, JavaScript, Asana, CSS, HTML...
Buenos Códigos
Team Management, Sales, PHP, Laravel, Angular, React Native, React, Android...




Preferred Environment

Visual Studio Code (VS Code), DBeaver, Eclipse, Chrome, Postman, Slack, IntelliJ IDEA

The most amazing...

...project I've created, led, and worked on is a no-code platform for building React Native apps and Angular websites: "One system to create any system."

Work Experience

Senior Full-stack Developer

2021 - 2022
  • Developed a Spring Boot and Angular content edition app.
  • Maintained and improved pre-existing Java web services and even created custom-made ORM for them.
  • Worked on an agile team with daily meetings and sprints, using Asana as a tracking tool.
  • Maintained and improved a custom-made Symfony site with PHP 7.
Technologies: Java, PostgreSQL, SQL, PHP, Symfony, Spring Boot, Angular, JavaScript, Figma, CSS, HTML, Web Development, APIs, TypeScript, REST APIs, GraphQL

Senior Full-stack Developer

2021 - 2021
  • Developed the back-office Angular site for clients, with several authentication roles and custom-made reports.
  • Maintained and improved Java web services with REST, making performance improvements and new functionalities.
  • Supported and enhanced an Android Java mobile application, fixing bugs and adding functionalities.
Technologies: Angular, Java, Hibernate, SQL, Android, JavaScript, Asana, CSS, HTML, Web Development, APIs, TypeScript, REST APIs

CTO and Co-founder

2018 - 2021
Buenos Códigos
  • Created my own software factory. We've managed to start a business that was capable (and still is) of creating any custom-made software to small and mid-sized clients, building more than 20 applications: mobile, web, and others.
  • Tried many startup ideas, like—a digital menu created before COVID-19—or Popcode—a NO-code application for internal use—in between clients.
  • Managed teams, made schedules, prepared quotes, had hundreds of client meetings, and many more accomplishments.
Technologies: Team Management, Sales, PHP, Laravel, Angular, React Native, React, Android, Analysis, Product Roadmaps, SQL, Server Maintenance, Java, JavaScript, Figma, Jira, Amazon Web Services (AWS), CSS, HTML, Web Development, APIs, TypeScript, Redux, REST APIs, GraphQL

CTO and Co-founder

2015 - 2018
Holiapps Revibro
  • Developed our own digital music format and player, MAF. It allowed N "versions" of each "instrument" on a song, making it possible for the player to mix it at the moment.
  • Led a four-member team of programmers, including Android, iOS, Java, and PHP developers.
  • Built our company from scratch, from idea to product, dealing with all startup-style problems, and managed to survive and create the product throughout three years.
Technologies: Android, Java, PHP, JavaScript, MySQL, SQL, Amazon Web Services (AWS), CSS, HTML, Web Development, APIs, REST APIs

Senior LN4 Developer

2014 - 2015
Meta4 Austral
  • Took part on the platform team, improving and maintaining a cloud software used all over LATAM.
  • Developed advanced reports using SQL and LN4 to get complex information on a database with millions of records.
  • Built the how-to standard document to improve its use on all LATAM developers' teams.
Technologies: Lando, SQL, Java

Senior Full-stack Developer

2013 - 2014
BPA Soluciones Integrales
  • Developed an automated workflow system that would create complex UI forms with data, validations, and events using only data in the database.
  • Built our own ORM for internal use to speed up development.
  • Worked on a two-member team, developing and delivering top-notch software to big companies.
Technologies: Java, JavaScript, SQL, MySQL, Spring, PHP, CSS, HTML, Web Development, APIs, REST APIs

LN4 Developer

2010 - 2012
Nevum Solutions
  • Started programming productively within two months after joining the project without prior programming knowledge.
  • Worked for the government to introduce Meta4 as their human resources software for more than a million employees.
  • Improved performance on some very complex processes, reducing them from four actual days to four hours.
Technologies: Lando, SQL, Oracle

Full-stack Developer

2011 - 2011
  • Developed custom-made functionalities, "hacking" WordPress core.
  • Worked as a remote freelancer for the first time.
  • Developed some WordPress pages for a designer to deliver to final clients.
Technologies: PHP, WordPress, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, Web Development

Web Maintenance

2008 - 2010
Norma Folatelli Locaciones
  • Maintained a website using CSV files as my first job.
  • Developed my own system to improve performance, butch-renaming several pictures files to upload, and learned how to do that using Excel and formulas.
  • Learned how to deal with problems that could happen while using web technologies and how to be professional.
Technologies: CSV

The Stadium Concept

A complete set of apps that makes a ground-breaking golf training system.

We've created:
• Two interconnected and private native Android apps
• A public React Native app: The Stadium World
• The server side for the Android apps in Laravel
• The server side for the React Native apps in Laravel
• AWS infrastructure with EBS, RDS, and S3


Before COVID-19, we've created a digital menu app with more than 5,000 clients that included:

• An Angular web app
• An Angular customer back office
• MySQL as the database management system
• A PHP server side in Laravel
• React Native applications

A new music format and its player.

This was my first startup where we've created a new music format, ".MAF" (multi-version audio file). With it, listeners had the ability to change versions of the instruments live while listening.

Solid & Clean Code



React, REST APIs


Lando, Postman, Slack, Jira, ChatGPT, Asana, Figma, IntelliJ IDEA


Chrome, Spring Boot, Angular, Laravel, React Native, Spring, Symfony, Hibernate, Redux


MySQL, DBeaver, PostgreSQL


Java, SQL, PHP, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, TypeScript, GraphQL, Python


Clean Code


Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Eclipse, Android, Oracle, Amazon Web Services (AWS), WordPress


API Integration, Analysis, Web Development, APIs, OpenAI GPT-3 API, OpenAI, Team Management, Sales, Product Roadmaps, Server Maintenance, SOLID Principles, CSV, LangChain, Artificial Intelligence (AI)

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