Gurgen Davtyan, Developer in Yerevan, Armenia
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Gurgen Davtyan

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Back-end Developer

Yerevan, Armenia
Toptal Member Since
March 25, 2022

Gurgen is a software engineer with a primary focus on back-end development. Over the last few years, he has been working on cryptocurrencies, payments, and trading projects. Besides confident knowledge in the software security area, Gurgen is a great team player focused on achieving project objectives with speed and accuracy.


EQS Group
C#.NET, C#, MySQL, Angular, Kubernetes, Docker, Amazon Web Services (AWS)...
ASP.NET Core, Azure, Google Cloud, .NET, C#, DigitalOcean, Blockchain, REST...
EPAM Systems
C#, ASP.NET, Docker, CI/CD Pipelines, Entity Framework Core, SQL, APIs...




Preferred Environment

JetBrains Rider, Jira, Slack, MacOS

The most amazing...

...project I've developed is a cryptocurrency exchange platform, considered #1 on the local market and serves many users daily.

Work Experience

Senior Software Engineer

2022 - 2023
EQS Group
  • Collaborated with the team to rewrite the application's legacy version to .NET 6 and the latest web technologies.
  • Identified performance bottlenecks and carried out optimizations.
  • Architected and implemented a solution to migrate 1,000+ clients from a legacy application to a new version.
Technologies: C#.NET, C#, MySQL, Angular, Kubernetes, Docker, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Software Engineering, REST APIs, Amazon RDS, Virtual Machines, AWS Cloud Architecture, RabbitMQ, Redis, NoSQL, Git, Microservices, Test-driven Development (TDD), Automated Testing, Full-stack, Software Design, SaaS, Database Architecture, .NET 6, Dapper, API Development

Co-founder and CTO

2020 - 2023
  • Created from scratch and maintained a crypto-exchange platform for the local market with 200+ daily users.
  • Managed technical aspects of the product, ensuring system availability.
  • Tracked feedback to understand user needs and guided development to provide a better user experience.
Technologies: ASP.NET Core, Azure, Google Cloud, .NET, C#, DigitalOcean, Blockchain, REST, DevOps, APIs, ASP.NET MVC, .NET Core, C#.NET, HTML, CSS, LINQ, GitHub, Twilio API, Twilio, Razor, MVC Razor, RestSharp, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Software Engineering, Swagger, Unit Testing, Agile, Integration Testing, Monitoring, REST APIs, Algorithms, Serverless, Virtual Machines, Chatbots, GraphQL, NoSQL, Object-relational Mapping (ORM), Git, Next.js, Heroku, Automated Testing, Cloudflare, Full-stack, Vue, Software Design, Leadership, Database Architecture, React, Facebook API, API Development, Blazor

Senior Software Engineer

2020 - 2021
EPAM Systems
  • Migrated legacy code to .NET Core and up-to-date web technologies.
  • Orchestrated efficient large-scale software deployments.
  • Collaborated with domain experts to understand and characterize products and identify problematic issues.
Technologies: C#, ASP.NET, Docker, CI/CD Pipelines, Entity Framework Core, SQL, APIs, ASP.NET MVC, .NET Core, C#.NET, LINQ, Software Engineering, Swagger, Unit Testing, Agile, REST APIs, Algorithms, Windows PowerShell, NoSQL, Object-relational Mapping (ORM), Git, Microservices, Automated Testing, Full-stack, T-SQL (Transact-SQL), Software Design, Database Architecture, Amazon EC2, API Development

Senior Software Engineer

2019 - 2020
  • Worked on developing the Zero Desktop Companion, consisting of forward-thinking systems that meet user needs and improve productivity.
  • Improved system performance by making proactive adjustments and resolving bugs.
  • Integrated third-party APIs like NetDocuments and iManage Work.
Technologies: C#, .NET, Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Entity Framework, SQLite, Outlook MAPI, Outlook Redemption, Outlook Add-ons, iManage Worksite, NetDocuments API, DevOps, APIs, C#.NET, LINQ, Microsoft SQL Server, Software Engineering, Agile, Monitoring, REST APIs, Algorithms, Windows PowerShell, NoSQL, Git, Automated Testing, SQL Server 2017, Full-stack, T-SQL (Transact-SQL), Software Design, Database Architecture, API Development

Intermediate Software Developer

2015 - 2019
Macadamian Technologies
  • Worked as a software developer on various projects, making them market-ready.
  • Developed a hotline Twilio service with voice recognition.
  • Built Azure deployment architecture for multiple projects.
Technologies: .NET, C#, ASP.NET, Entity Framework, JavaScript, Angular, React, ASP.NET Web API, TypeScript, DevOps, APIs, HIPAA Compliance, ASP.NET MVC, C#.NET, HTML, AngularJS, CSS, LINQ, GitHub, Twilio API, Twilio, Razor, Microsoft SQL Server, MVC Razor, MySQL, Software Engineering, Swagger, Unit Testing, Agile, Monitoring, REST APIs, Algorithms, Serverless Architecture, Virtual Machines, jQuery, Knockout (Knockout.js), Node.js, Express.js, NoSQL, Object-relational Mapping (ORM), Confluence, Git, Firebase, SQL Server 2017, Full-stack, T-SQL (Transact-SQL), HTML5, Azure Functions, Software Design, Database Architecture, API Development

A .NET-based Telegram bot platform for cryptocurrency exchange.

As a back-end developer, I integrated the platform with popular payment systems and created anti-fraud and fast-functioning crypto transaction processing systems.

"Siemens Healthineers Ultrasound" Amazon Alexa Skill
A Node.js-based Amazon Alexa skill that helps to explore and learn information about the new ACUSON ultrasound systems. I was the back-end developer building all the communication flows and integrating with the Siemens system for the fetching of details.

A C#.NET and Angular-based website providing real-time data about water levels and flow rates. I was involved as a full-stack developer working on the back end as well as the front end. I mainly worked on the map view, search, and real-time alerts.

Web/Mobile App for Hospitals and Implant Vendors
The Kordova procurement platform captures and tracks implant usage in the operating room, driving operational efficiencies through a vendor-agnostic electronic trading platform. It's the first platform of its kind that seamlessly connects the surgeon, hospital, and implant vendor.

I was involved as a full-stack developer working on the UI of mobile and web apps on the front end as well as building the back end, integrating it with external services, and maintaining CI/CD pipelines.


C#, SQL, C#.NET, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, GraphQL, T-SQL (Transact-SQL), HTML5, Python, CSS, PHP


.NET, ASP.NET, ASP.NET Core, Entity Framework Core, Angular, ASP.NET Web API, ASP.NET MVC, .NET Core, Razor, MVC Razor, AngularJS, Swagger, Windows PowerShell, Knockout (Knockout.js), Express.js, Next.js, Blazor, Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)


Entity Framework, Telegram Bot API, REST APIs, LINQ, Twilio API, API Development, React, jQuery, Node.js, Vue, Facebook API, TensorFlow, Keras, Outlook MAPI, Outlook Redemption, NetDocuments API, Stripe, Stripe API


Azure App Service, GitHub, Git, Dapper, RestSharp, RabbitMQ, Confluence, Jupyter, JetBrains Rider, Jira, Slack, iManage Worksite


Azure DevOps, REST, DevOps, Agile, Object-relational Mapping (ORM), Penetration Testing, HIPAA Compliance, Unit Testing, Automated Testing, Serverless Architecture, Microservices, Test-driven Development (TDD)


Azure, Azure PaaS, Blockchain, Twilio, Azure Functions, Azure IaaS, Docker, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Heroku, Firebase, Amazon EC2, Azure Event Hubs, DigitalOcean, MacOS, Kubernetes, Apache Kafka


Azure SQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Azure Queue Storage, Azure Blobs, Azure Tables, PostgreSQL, Redis, NoSQL, SQL Server 2017, Database Architecture, Azure Cosmos DB, Google Cloud, SQLite, MySQL, MongoDB


Programming, Architecture, Web Security, Algorithms, APIs, Software Engineering, Virtual Machines, Chatbots, Full-stack, Software Design, SaaS, .NET 6, Engineering, CI/CD Pipelines, Content Management Systems (CMS), Monitoring, Amazon RDS, Cloudflare, Leadership, Security, Data Structures, Networking, Machine Learning, Outlook Add-ons, Integration Testing, Serverless, AWS Cloud Architecture

2013 - 2017

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

National Polytechnical University of Armenia - Yerevan, Armenia


Exam 532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions



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