Leonardo Faria, Software Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Leonardo Faria

Software Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Member since February 3, 2016
Leonardo has worked on all kind of projects, coding front-end and back-end and using the most recent technologies. He has also worked on some mobile app projects using PhoneGap and Ionic, and he is always looking to expand his skills and capabilities.
Leonardo is now available for hire




Vancouver, BC, Canada



Preferred Environment

Mac, Git, SASS

The most amazing...

...thing that I've done is work with different clients around world getting stuff done.


  • Full-stack Developer

    2016 - PRESENT
    Dynamic Leap
    • Developed websites using WordPress.
    • Developed SPA using Ember.
    Technologies: WordPress, Gulp, Sass, Ember
  • Full-stack Developer

    2015 - 2016
    • Developed intranet web applications.
    • Developed websites using WordPress.
    • Developed iOS/Android apps using PhoneGap.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, WordPress, Joomla, Linux
  • Web Developer

    2011 - 2015
    Ministry of Social Security
    • Developed new intranet web applications and maintained existing apps.
    • Developed a new social security website using WordPress.
    • Developed iOS/Android apps using PhoneGap.
    • Provided server management/administration and managed security/access levels and backup routines.
    • Managed web servers and MySQL instances.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, Linux, PhoneGap


  • NorthCloud (Development)

    NorthCloud's website.

  • ShareSmart (Development)

    A landing page for the ShareSmart app.

  • Vertuity (Development)

    A mortgage company in Canada. I was responsible for the front-end (WordPress). This project was created when I worked for 604media.

  • Writing Skills for IELTS and TOEFL (Development)

    This app helps students to prepare for IELTS/TOEFL exams. The blog post gives more information about this app. I was responsible for the interface (Ionic/PhoneGap).

  • Codestacker (Development)

    A community to share snippets easily. This was my first Rails project and the source code is available in GitHub.

  • Previdência Social (Development)

    The official Brazilian Social Security portal. I migrated an old website (+20.000 posts and +2.000 pages) to a new structure using WordPress.

    The theme was created from scratch following the government style guide. The current version presents subtle differences (color scheme, typography).

  • Autosimulado (Development)

    A website started in college to help my girlfriend to learn traffic rules. More than 40,000 people have already used this service. I was responsible for the back-end (Ruby on Rails) and front-end.

  • Supertestes (Development)

    Supertestes is a website to help people to practice for entrance exams. I was responsible for the back-end (Ruby on Rails) and front-end.

  • Envirosax (Development)

    A B2B website to sell bags (in Portuguese). The link shows a screencast of the app; get in touch to visit the demo environment! I was responsible for the back-end (Ruby on Rails) and front-end.

  • Leonardofaria.net (Other amazing things)

    My blog with posts on web development.

  • GitHub Profile (Other amazing things)

    My projects available on GitHub.


  • Languages

    CSS, Ruby, Sass, PHP, SQL, JavaScript
  • Frameworks

    Bootstrap 3, Ruby on Rails (RoR), CodeIgniter, Laravel 5, Ionic, PhoneGap, Vanilla JS
  • Libraries/APIs

    Zepto, jQuery, Facebook API, Twitter API
  • Tools

    Git, Bitbucket, GitLab, Slack, Nginx
  • Paradigms

  • Platforms

    cPanel, Heroku, DigitalOcean, Linux
  • Other

  • Storage



  • Post-graduate degree in Mobile and Web Apps
    2015 - 2016
    Langara College - Vancouver, Canada
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems
    2006 - 2011
    Pitagoras Faculty - Divinópolis, Brazil

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