Verified Expert in Engineering
Francesco is a web developer mainly focused on PHP development with over a decade of experience in the field and the past three in a professional environment. He's developed all sorts of websites from simple WordPress and eCommerce sites to complex online management systems in CodeIgniter. Francesco joined Toptal to look for exciting projects—especially anything that has to do with automating everyday tasks.
The most amazing...
...web app I’ve built lets you show cartoons just by submitting a voice message.
Head of IT department
- Restored PDF ingestion to printers by rewriting and uploading scripts in Laravel.
- Maintained a Go website along with upgrading a custom Braintree Go SDK.
- Created APIs to be used in the Amazon marketplace.
- Improved a proprietary OCR software written in Go by implementing a cleaning tool for scanned images. Also added a web interface to let non-technical users manage the scans.
- Updated the books' cover generation using a proprietary PDF printer.
- Created an ePub3 generator from our proprietary format.
- Created the first app in Italy for medical delivery from pharmacies.
- Developed an app's back end that manages security guards.
- Built an online manager for monitoring solar panel efficiency.
- Developed a web-based portal to manage building certificates and documents with reminders on expiry dates; built on CodeIgniter.
- Supported an online management system for sports tournaments.
- Supported an online floor plan creator by creating on-the-fly generated images using PHP and ImageMagick.
- Developed an iOS app in Swift that was linked to a web portal.
- Contributed to the development of a web portal for the employees of a corporate company.
- Contributed to the development of a Dutch auction website coded in custom PHP.
- Developed a web portal for paid phone services.
- Built a web app that sent comments to a screen for live feedback.
- Created an event management app.
- Constructed a portal for models.
Laravel, CodeIgniter 3, Eloquent, PHPUnit, Jest, CodeIgniter, React Native, Redux
jQuery, ImageMagick, React Redux, FFmpeg, React, Puppeteer
REST, Unit Testing, E2E Testing
Windows, LAMP, WordPress, Linux, MacOS, Docker, iOS
PHP Data Objects (PDO), MySQL
High School Diploma in Science
Liceo Scientifico N. Copernico - Pavia, Italy