Cornel Andreev, Software Developer in London, United Kingdom
Cornel Andreev

Software Developer in London, United Kingdom

Member since November 8, 2017
Cornel is a highly accomplished and adaptable web developer with experience across high-profile and international organizations. He's confident in delivering high-value technology solutions supplied to stakeholders and overseeing teams to achieve pre-defined business objectives by ensuring the technical solutions meet business requirements.
Cornel is now available for hire


  • Freelance
    Drupal 8, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML, SASS, Git
  • Manifesto
    Drupal, BLT, Lighning, Acquia Cloud, AWS
  • Dropsolid
    Drupal 7/8, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, Git, Twilio



London, United Kingdom



Preferred Environment

Linux, PHPStorm, Git, oh-my-zsh

The most amazing...

...project I've worked on was migrating a CakePHP project to Drupal 8 keeping an identical look (with UX improvements) and front-end framework (Zurb Foundation).


  • Drupal Developer

    2017 - PRESENT
    • Built and migrated a CakePHP project to Drupal 8.
    • Implemented a partial redesign of individual sections of the site.
    • Generated PDF files based on a template and placing SVG graphs in it while converting relative unit measures to static ones.
    Technologies: Drupal 8, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML, SASS, Git
  • Web Developer

    2018 - 2019
    • Built a new platform for a Scottish University using an Agile approach and mentored its Development team.
    • Automated the deployment process using CircleCI and AWS CodeCommit.
    • Led data migration/architecture, site building, bug fixing, Solr search, and Search API integration.
    Technologies: Drupal, BLT, Lighning, Acquia Cloud, AWS
  • Drupal Developer

    2016 - 2017
    • Managed custom migration to Drupal 8.
    • Implemented a non-standard AJAX commerce checkout page.
    • Worked out the integration of new Medipim API.
    • Picked up a failing project in terms of time estimation, fixed all the issues, and deployed live.
    • Built a Symfony App for scheduled email reports.
    • Led a project development based on the European Commission profile.
    Technologies: Drupal 7/8, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, Git, Twilio
  • Drupal Developer

    2014 - 2016
    Dennis Publishing
    • Collaborated with the AdOps team and PM to identify technical possibilities of their ideas.
    • Developed in-house Drupal profile used for 20+ projects.
    • Created a module for AMP integration in Drupal on a very early stage.
    • Covered any new functionality with all the possible test scenarios using Behat BDD.
    • Reviewed other developers coding quality.
    • Built a Lazy loading Ads(when in user view) JS solution.
    • Used Vagrant as a development environment.
    Technologies: Drupal 7, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, Mercurial, Behat, CI, Jenkins, Vagrant
  • Drupal Developer

    2012 - 2014
    • Maintained a custom CMF project of one of Stanford's faculty.
    • Migrated a custom CMF to Drupal 7.
    • Created custom modules.
    • Supported front-end developers.
    • Integrated SimpleSAMLphp authentication.
    Technologies: Drupal 7, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript
  • QA Engineer

    2011 - 2012
    • Created and maintained automated tests run on a daily basis.
    • Encouraged developers to fix reported issues.
    Technologies: C#, Selenium


  • Personal website (Development)

    A personal website where I'm testing all the Drupal updates on myself first, and also maintaining a virtual machine as a host for it.


  • Languages

    PHP, JavaScript, Bash, CSS3, HTML5
  • Tools

    Drush, PhpStorm, TCPDF, GitHub, Bitbucket, Mercurial, Git, FogBugz, Behat, GitLab, CircleCI, Subversion (SVN), Vagrant, Adobe Photoshop
  • Platforms

    Drupal, Ubuntu, Linux, Acquia Cloud,, Docker, Acquia
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, React
  • Paradigms

    Kanban, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Deployment, DevOps, Agile
  • Storage

    MySQL, MongoDB, AWS S3
  • Other

    Ajax, Drupal Console, GitFlow
  • Frameworks

    Laravel, Symfony


  • Master's degree in Informatics and Engineering
    2009 - 2013
    Free International University - Chisinau, Moldova


  • Foundation in UX & UCD
    APRIL 2018 - PRESENT
    Mobile UX London

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