Goran Kukurin, Android Developer in Zagreb, Croatia
Goran Kukurin

Android Developer in Zagreb, Croatia

Member since October 22, 2013
Goran is a top Android developer with a proven knack for designing and developing efficient, high-performance, user-friendly mobile applications. He has extensive experience working with a variety of different industries and businesses.
Goran is now available for hire




Zagreb, Croatia



Preferred Environment

Android Studio, Git, JIRA

The most amazing...

...application I've created is Worldscope Webcams, a popular application that has been downloaded by a million users worldwide.


  • Android Developer

    2007 - PRESENT
    Freelance Developer
    • Designed and developed an Android webcam browsing application that was downloaded by a million users on Google Play.
    • Created an Android point-of-sale application with an XML interface to back-office and Cloud.
    • Developed parts of a control panel web application for a hotel booking system in ASP.NET and C#.
    • Developed a licensing web service in ASP.NET and C#.
    • Built various smaller projects in Microsoft Access.
    Technologies: Java, Android, SQLite, SQL, C#, ASP.NET
  • Human Resources Manager

    2007 - PRESENT
    Plava Laguna d.d.
    • Introduced modern HRM function to the company.
    • Improved the recruitment and selection process of seasonal employees and introduced IT support.
    • Developed a human resources management application in Microsoft Access
    • Improved internal communication.
    • Developed and documented policy. Described and optimized main HR processes.
    Technologies: Oracle SQL, Microsoft Access, HTML, C#
  • Human Resources Manager

    2001 - 2007
    Istraturist Umag d.d.
    • Reorganized the human resources department.
    • Developed the company HR intranet CMS in ASP.NET and C#.
    • Created performance management and improvement systems.
    • Handled the recruiting and staffing of over 500 seasonal employees.
    • Handled compensation and benefits, including IT support for salary calculation.
    Technologies: HTML, ASP.NET, C#
  • Human Resources Consultant

    1999 - 2001
    Kienbaum Executive Consultants
    • Acquired new customers.
    • Prepared and conducted management training sessions (time management, project management, communication skills, etc.).
    • Conducted assessment center selection processes.
    • Interviewed and selected new employees.
    • Developed a simple CRM using Microsoft Access for personal usage.
    Technologies: Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel
  • Software Developer, Entrepreneur

    1992 - 1999
    Konte d.o.o.
    • Developed a low-level driver for the serial interface between PC and Electronic Cash Registers using C.
    • Developed a restaurant stock management application using Clipper.
    • Conducted user training for Uniwell and Omron ECRs (electronic cash registers).
    • Gave sales and technical user support to ECR distributors throughout the country.
    • Managed my own company including business planning, staffing, and more.
    Technologies: C, C++, Clipper


  • Worldscope Webcams (Development)

    This is the most popular webcam browsing application for Android. I made extensive use of background image loading and the Google Maps API for webcam search and display. The application uses the public Webcam Database at http://webcmas.travel and weather data provided by http://worldweatheronline.com, both through a REST/JSON/XML API. It features optimized layouts for phones, tablets, and Google TV.

  • FiskalPhone (Point of Sale) (Development)

    FiskalPhone is a fast and easy-to-use point-of-sale application for Android. It was designed to run even on the smallest screens and uses Google Drive for backing up and loading setup data from Google Spreadsheet.

  • Toptal Mentor
    Goran is a mentor in the Toptal Global Mentor’s Program. This program is a partnership between Toptal and General Assembly to provide high quality mentorship for students from minority and low income backgrounds who are looking to begin their careers as professional software engineers. Goran shows commitment to diversity in tech by mentoring a General Assembly student every week for a year, covering everything from coding tips and tricks to advice on making it in the industry.


  • Languages

    Java, CSS, HTML
  • Frameworks

    Android SDK
  • Libraries/APIs

    Android API, Google Maps, Google API, Google Calendar API
  • Tools

    Android Studio, Microsoft Access, Eclipse IDE, Git, Jira
  • Platforms

  • Other

  • Storage

  • Paradigms

    Agile Software Development


  • Master's degree in Computer Science
    1987 - 1992
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing - Zagreb, Croatia

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