Hello, my name is Vasilis Vontikakis, this is the “about me” page. Most people write this page in third person to sound smart, but I will change the format.
I have been working with internet related stuff for many years on creating web applications at a professional level and occasionally trying to bring my ideas and personal projects to life. So I am open to new ideas and partnerentships for taking risks if these makes sense.
On working experience I have over 6 years in creating web applications and making maintenance that can cover functions needs of a modern business. I have built projects individually and as part of
teams in diverse type projects. As a result I have gain valuable knowledge from different industry verticals such as eCommerce, Finance and Accounting, Vacations Rentals Price systems, Customer Relationship Systems.
- MVC frameworks
- VPS & Cloud Computing
- Deployment & QA
Delivery advanced UX experiences is important to have a good product
The use of php frameworks are necessary for any web application to avoid trivial tasks and focus on business logic your web application.
VPS & Cloud Computing
Linux administrationBash scripting
We can manage vps, dedicated servers, automate various admin tasks and use services like AWS and Heroku
to run and scale web applications.
In large projects quality assurance and automated testing is necessary to avoid bad user
experience this can be done by using functional, acceptance and unit tests.
CMS - Ecommerce
open source CMS and tools are very useful for creating websites for small business.
National Technical University of Athens, Greece (2005-2007)
Msc Mathematical Modelling in Modern Technologies and Financial Engineering.
University of Ioannina - Ioannina, Greece (2001-2005)
B.A in Economics.
Member of Economic Chamber of Greece
What is Vagrant?
Vagrant is a tool for creating Virtual Machines, it can minimize the setup of new development environments and standardize the use of software in dev teams. It works in the top of virtualization software such as VirtualBox, VMWare etc.
What is GIT?
Git is a version control system helps software developers to manage the source code of project. They can maintain a common codebase resolve and merge code quickly or rollback to a past time point of the history of the project.
Favorite Quote "That which you most need will be found where you least want to look" Carl Jung
Favorite Quote "Modern man does not see God because he will not see low enough" Carl Jung