Lukas Klose, Software Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Lukas Klose

Software Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Member since January 26, 2016
Lukas is a full-stack software developer and project manager who has over 20 years of experience. He has architected, implemented, and rolled out web platforms quickly and at minimal cost in Java, PHP, .Net, Drupal, Vignette, and others; including financial platforms in CMS. He's an excellent communicator who conveys technical info with ease. He's highly motivated and thrives in a high-performance, collaborative, and dynamic team environment
Lukas is now available for hire




Vancouver, BC, Canada



Preferred Environment

Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), PHP, Java, MySQL

The most amazing...

...thing I've built was an IB Forex and stock algo-trading platform with the ability to back-test trading strategies on tick-by-tick data and variations.


  • Independent Consultant

    2003 - PRESENT
    Veracity IT Services
    • Architected and delivered several software applications including an eCom website for a financial services enterprise, a transaction analysis database, and a customer support portal for Vancity Credit Union.
    • Analyzed, designed, and developed several databases, web sites, reporting apps, and other software applications specifically in PHP, .NET, MS Access, SQL Server, and MySQL.
    • Installed and administrated Windows networks including an Active Directory, Microsoft ISA, Exchange, DNS, DHCP, RRAS/VPN, and VPN networks.
    Technologies: SQL, C#, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), MySQL, Java, PHP
  • Project Manager

    2014 - 2015
    My Career Playbook
    • Built vital web scraping, data normalization, and data transformation services.
    • Managed project of V1 end-to-end.
    Technologies: Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), MySQL
  • Engineer & Project Manager

    2007 - 2014
    Electronic Arts
    • Built and managed websites and a project management information management system using PHP and XTemplate.
    • Managed the Waterfall and Agile delivery teams.
    Technologies: Alfresco, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), MySQL, Java, PHP
  • Front-End Team Lead

    1998 - 2001
    • Architected and developed the original prototype which ended up running as the de facto product for 18 months allowing millions of dollars in venture capital to be raised.
    • Mastered the high output requirements by delivering a website customization tool that allowed for rapid and efficient customization of the application front-end for clients such as TD Waterhouse and Qwest.
    Technologies: ASP, Visual Basic


  • Trading Platform

    This is a Forex and stock algo-trading platform in Java with the ability to back-test trading strategies on tick-by-tick data of multiple years and thousands of variations within hours.

  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)

    Undertook and completed a course in Product Management from the Scrum Alliance in 2015.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

    Undertook and received certification in Project Management from the Project Management Institute in 2015.


  • Languages

    Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), Visual Basic 6 (VB6), Java, PHP, SQL, Visual Basic, CSS, C#
  • Tools

    Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Alfresco, Eclipse IDE
  • Other

    Software Development, Statistics, Financial Data
  • Frameworks

    AngularJS, ASP, Laravel 5
  • Paradigms

  • Storage

    MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server
  • Libraries/APIs

    International Brokers API


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration
    2003 - 2015
    Capilano University - Vancouver, Canada

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