Hayk Hakobyan, Full-stack Developer in Los Angeles, CA, United States
Hayk Hakobyan

Full-stack Developer in Los Angeles, CA, United States

Member since October 14, 2019
Hayk is a detail-oriented software engineer with over a decade of experience—building scalable, robust web systems. He's deeply familiar with the software lifecycle (from conception to deployment and maintenance) and useful development practices, i.e., TDD, OOP, agile, and more. What Hayk relishes about his field is that to create inventive solutions, you need to balance out-of-the-box thinking while remaining focused on the client's goal.
Hayk is now available for hire




Los Angeles, CA, United States



Preferred Environment

Sequel Pro, GitHub, PhpStorm, Linux, Docker, iOS

The most amazing...

...project was designing and developing from scratch a B2B eCommerce platform, i.e., Shopify for wholesale.


  • Senior Engineer II

    2017 - 2019
    Nordstrom Rack | Hautelook
    • Developed and maintained different aspects of an eCommerce API that gives millions of customers an enjoyable online shopping experience.
    • Built an asynchronous data processing pipeline to gracefully migrate terabytes of data over to downstream systems.
    • Constructed interactive web tools for the product department to manage different flows (formats) of inventory.
    • Composed scripts using Apache Spark to analyze our log big data and create a report on cyberattack incidents.
    Technologies: Docker, GitHub, CircleCI, React, JavaScript, Zend Framework, PHPUnit, Symfony, MySQL, PHP, Git, Laravel, Redux, CSS
  • Senior Web Engineer

    2015 - 2017
    Beachbody, LLC
    • Built a mobile reporting platform for over 400,000 multilevel marketing agents (coaches) that actively use it every day to track their orders and the progress of their downlines.
    • Upgraded a data ingesting pipeline to provide a REST API instead of a processing file from AWS S3.
    • Optimized the system.
    • Refactored PHP code to the DRY principle.
    • Refactored MYSQL queries and added proper indices for efficient querying.
    • Upgraded it from Vagrant to Docker Compose.
    • Designed a recognition engine using the Node.js stack and Lambda processing to feed personalized data to each coach.
    Technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), AWS S3, AWS, AWS Lambda, Amazon SQS, JavaScript, MySQL, Symfony, PHP, PHPUnit, Git, Laravel, Node.js, AngularJS


  • B2B eCommerce Platform

    I served as the lead engineer and architect of this B2B eCommerce platform that connects fashion brands with retailers via virtual showrooms. We built it with a team of three offshore resources (developers) using PHP (Zend FW1), MySQL, and jQuery. Now it's handled by their in-house team.


  • Languages

    PHP, JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, HTML
  • Frameworks

    PHPUnit, Symfony, Laravel, Redux, AngularJS, Zend Framework
  • Tools

    Git, PhpStorm, GitHub, Sequel Pro, Amazon SQS, Nginx, Apache, GitLab, CircleCI
  • Storage

    MySQL, MongoDB, AWS S3
  • Other

    Full-stack, Web Development, Website Setup, AWS
  • Libraries/APIs

    React, Node.js
  • Platforms

    iOS, AWS Lambda, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Linux, Docker


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
    2003 - 2007
    Yerevan State University - Yerevan, Armenia

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