Dovev Hefetz, Logo Design Developer in Jerusalem, Israel
Dovev Hefetz

Logo Design Developer in Jerusalem, Israel

Member since May 31, 2015
Dovev has 15+ years of experience in front and back-end coding on Linux systems, web design, and logo design. He has led small teams with integrity and a strong work ethic, and communicates effectively with both technical and non-technical staff. With Dovev, clean, accurate, and maintainable code is always a given.
Dovev is now available for hire




Jerusalem, Israel



Preferred Environment

CVS, Git, Eclipse, Linux

The most amazing...

...thing I've designed is a fully responsive news media site with infinite feed and UI features optimized for all clients, from small phones to wide desktops.


  • PHP Developer, Web Designer, IT Administrator

    2006 - 2015
    • Created security and login system for a new school with OpenID.
    • Helped maintain a school’s iPad program.
    • Maintained a custom-built registration and back-office system with PHP and MySQL.
    • Branded, designed, created, and maintained the website.
    • Implemented a custom shopping cart application and an online ordering system.
    • Automated presenting links to audio lectures stored on a third party site.
    Technologies: Facebook API, Geohash, MySQL, OpenID, AngularJS, CakePHP, PHP, Sass, jQuery
  • Information Technology Specialist – Java/Perl Development

    2001 - 2015
    Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
    • Led the team in the design and development of CM/ECF, the web-based case management and e-filing application installed at over 200 federal courts.
    • Led the development of the application’s first mobile interface using responsive design.
    • Presented technical information in both formal and informal settings to developers, analysts, managers, court staff, and judges, as well as for video presentations.
    • Met with project managers, IT security personnel, analysts, and developers to determine the architecture and security of the new web service architecture for the NextGen version of CM/ECF, along with other key software decisions.
    • Introduced and maintained a new CSS, AJAX, and JavaScript framework.
    • Designed and implemented a new UI standard for a bankruptcy CM/ECF application.
    • Created a unique time-entry widget that solved long-standing usability issues, and later adapted it using the NextGen technology stack.
    • Oversaw code quality through respectful and constructive code reviews.
    • Voluntarily mobilized developers to build a tool for organizing and searching the code base to improve estimates for upgrading existing components.
    • Maintained internal documentation.
    • Served as primary support for the Tomcat web server.
    Technologies: IBM Informix, XML, Services, Web, REST, Apache Tomcat, Linux, Eclipse, XSL, JPA, JSF, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, Java, Perl
  • Perl Developer - Data Conversion

    1999 - 2001
    Texterity, Inc.
    • Wrote custom Perl scripts to convert XML data into large customized websites.
    • Programmatically simplified and analyzed large log files for debugging.
    Technologies: XML, Perl


  • Online ordering system for a home-based food service company

    - Responsive design offered easy access on any sized device with a very low development cost.
    - Simple and secure Google spreadsheet back-end made it easy to use for the completely non-technical business owner. The system was up and running with a short phone call and never missed an order.

  • Design Portfolio

    My Behance design portfolio.


  • Languages

    CSS, Perl, PHP, Sass, SQL, XML, Java, JavaScript, Emacs Lisp, C, XSL, XSLT, CSS3, Visual Basic, HTML5
  • Tools

    Emacs, Inkscape, Git, CVS, Apache Tomcat, Eclipse IDE, Apache, Make
  • Frameworks

    JSF, AngularJS, Hibernate, CakePHP, JPA
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, YUI, OpenID, Facebook API, JAX-WS, JAX-RS, JAXB, jQuery Mobile, jQuery UI
  • Paradigms

    Responsive Web Design (RWD), UI Design, Visual Design, Model View Controller (MVC), Object-oriented Programming (OOP), Services, REST, Agile Software Development
  • Platforms

    Linux, Eclipse, Web, Java EE
  • Industry Expertise

    Web Design
  • Storage

    MySQL, IBM Informix
  • Other

    User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX), Logo Design, Ajax, Geohash, System Architecture


  • Bachelor's (Cum Laude) degree in Computer Science with minors in Visual Arts and Psychology
    1994 - 1998
    Boston University - Massachusetts

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