- Director of EngineeringToptal, LLC2015 - PRESENT
Technologies: Internal platform
- Connected clients with talented developers from Toptal's pool based on client needs.
- Gathered client requirements and expectations and, based on that, interviewed and filtered the best candidates.
- Helped improve internal processes to follow company growth.
- Helped clients improve their remote workflows and organize proper communication needed for remote work.
- Senior Front-end Developer, Team LeaderFarmeron2012 - 2015
Technologies: AngularJS, ASP.NET
- Led the process of switching from plain CSS to a structured SASS/Compass project.
- Performed regular code reviews and implemented improvements.
- Redesigned and implemented a new UI structure with a strong focus on user experience.
- Proposed, implemented, and migrated all assets onto a custom built CDN.
- Full-stack DeveloperBlossom Labs2011 - 2012
Technologies: PHP, CakePHP, Postgres, AWS
- Co-founded Blossom Labs as the technical co-founder/developer.
- Implemented PSD UI designs into working HTML and CSS code.
- Built the underlying infrastructure for a social daily deal wine buying platform.
- Integrated the main app with external mailing systems.
- Integrated with third-party payment gateways. Managed back-end security aspects.
- Full-stack DeveloperCapital Business Media2010 - 2011
Technologies: PHP, CakePHP, WordPress
- Set up and maintained a network of WordPress websites.
- Designed and implemented WordPress themes as well as a custom blogging system based on CakePHP.
- Designed and developed a customer survey system that was later spun off into a separate company.
- Designed and built a custom daily deals platform. Allowed the platform to be fully automated, including adding to mailing deals, accepting forwarding payments, handling coupons, and more.
- Provisioned and maintained Linux servers.
- Implemented multiple mailing systems handling 100k emails daily.
- Front-end DeveloperDimedia Internet Tehnologije2010 - 2010
Technologies: HTML, CSS, jQuery
- Implemented designs for some of the top-end hotels in Croatia (including the Sheraton Group).
- Converted designs into functional HTML/CSS templates for a custom CMS system.
- Implemented designs for various real-estate companies into a proprietary real-estate CMS.
- Front-end DeveloperImage2Markup2008 - 2010
Technologies: HTML, CSS, jQuery, WordPress
- Organized multiple aspects of the business, from marketing and client communication to development.
- Implemented well over 400 PSD designs into functional pixel-perfect HTML templates.