George Linut, Developer in Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania

George Linut

Web Development Developer

Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania
Toptal Member Since
January 17, 2019

George is a senior software engineer with experience in React and Python. He has focused on tech leading and management in projects across numerous industries, from a cloud-based car-dealer-management system for the Volkswagen Group to a buy flow for a unicorn health startup. George has also experience as an engineering manager and can empower any team to achieve their full potential.

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Python, Django, React, Python 3, Interviewing, Engineering Management...
React, Django, Python 3, React Redux, Visual Studio Code (VS Code)...
Grails, Groovy, Angular, Kotlin, Java, Python 3, Interviewing, REST APIs...


Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania



Preferred Environment

Visual Studio Code (VS Code), React, Tailwind CSS, Python, React Redux

The most amazing...

...project I've implemented is the buy flow for the new product release of a unicorn health startup.

Work Experience

2021 - PRESENT

Tech Lead Manager

  • Acted as the tech lead manager in Noom's growth department.
  • Revamped the engineering onboarding process and improved it as the team scaled up.
  • Mentored engineers, helped them in their career development, organized team meetings, and helped product directors plan and execute big cross-departmental projects.
Technologies: Python, Django, React, Python 3, Interviewing, Engineering Management, REST APIs, Front-end
2019 - 2021

Senior Software Engineer

  • Contributed to several important projects as part of Noom's growth engineering department.
  • Helped our product team to implement, launch, and baseline experiments. Stepped in as the tech lead of several sub-departments of growth.
  • Implemented new features for Noom's buy flow using Django and React. Mentored junior engineers and contributed to team processes.
Technologies: React, Django, Python 3, React Redux, Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Interviewing, TypeScript, REST APIs, Front-end
2016 - 2019

Software Engineer

  • Worked on the CrossNg project, the cloud-based car dealer management system of the Volkswagen Group that features state-of-the-art business processes and supports sellers and service staff all over the world.
  • Improved the profit analysis capabilities of the sales folders, fixed problems related to the connection between offer contracts and business partners, and optimized the production of sales vehicles from five minutes to under thirty seconds.
  • Redesigned the technical interview for interns and created ten templates custom made for all types of candidates, from high-school students to five-year experienced professionals.
  • Worked on the Schachermayer Partner Portal that provides single sign-on (SSO) for all Schachermayer customers and allows SCH admins to grant customers access to the applications selectively.
Technologies: Grails, Groovy, Angular, Kotlin, Java, Python 3, Interviewing, REST APIs, Front-end
2018 - 2018

Software Engineer Intern

  • Served as a member of the office marketplace experience team. My intern project optimized the way my team interacted with CosmosDB by providing a tool that is able to create resource tokens keys for the data. I also adapted the most popular CosmosDB Explorer on Github to accept resource tokens.
Technologies: React, Azure, Azure Cosmos DB, C#, REST APIs, Front-end


Microsoft CosmosDB Explorer

C#/React application working with a large-scale CosmosDB database.

Catalysts TimeTracking

Time tracking application for Catalysts Gmbh. Implemented in Kotlin+SpringBoot/Vue.js.


Car-dealer-management-system implemented in Spring/Angular.

Application Dashboard

A web application that enables enhances the communication between the company and the candidates. Implemented in Django/Vue.Js.

Schachermayer Partner Portal

Single sign-on (SSO) for all customers of Schachermayer, implemented with Spring Boot/Angular.

Bebildertes Angebot Project

Semi-automatic generation of “beautified” SAP PDF offers. Implemented in Java8/Angular.



Visual Studio Code (VS Code), Azure


Web Development, Interviewing, Engineering Management, Front-end


Kotlin, Java 8, Python 3, Java, Groovy, C#, Python, TypeScript


Swagger, Django, Windows PowerShell, Grails, Angular, Spring Boot, Tailwind CSS


React, React Redux, REST APIs


MySQL, Azure Cosmos DB, MongoDB


IntelliJ, PyCharm


Agile Software Development


2015 - 2018

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Engineering

Babes-Bolyai University - Cluj-Napoca, Romania