About me

SUMMARY

True Serial Technical Entrepreneur with passion for developing new start ups.

EXPERIENCE

GoFreight.com.au

Founder and CEO

GoFreight.com.au

Melbourne Area, Australia

AsterArt.com

Co-founder

AsterArt.com

Amsterdam Area, Netherlands

(Open)1 project
158 Ltd.

Founder and CTO

158 Ltd.

Amsterdam/Gothenburg/Hamm/Milan/Varna/Glasgow/MelbourneResponsibilities:
– Project management
– SCRUM master
– Software development
– Online advertising and SEO
– Phone/Tablet and social apps

Achievements:
– Introducing and training Ruby on Rails
– Introducing agile software processes

(Open)1 project

Consultant Front End Developer

Maythorpe

Melbourne Area, AustraliaResponsibilities:
– Cross-browser Front End development
– eCommerce websites development using PHP/MySQL
– SEO websites
– Usability testing
– Consulting IT start ups
– Database architecturing
– Capturing requirements
– Testing

Technologies:
– Subversion
– FileZilla
– NetBeans 7.0 IDE
– Eclipse IDE
– Photoshop
– Gimp
– JavaScript/ JQuery/JQuery mobile

Finsbury Food Group

Consultant Design of Experiments

Finsbury Food Group

Hamilton, UKRe-engineer production process in order to minimize waste using design of experiments (DOE) methodology.

TomTom

Consultant Software Engineer

TomTom

Amsterdam Area, NetherlandsResponsibilities:
– Implementing Webkit browser based User Interface using HTML5, CSS3 and JS
– Consulting User Experience team on technical feasibility
– Developing a new web application’ security method
– Ruby on Rails back end development

Achievements:
– Publishing a paper “Protecting User Privacy in an Untrustworthy Environment” based on web app security project
– Fully implementing Common User Test Environment
– TomTom Go1000Live wins more than 50 awards
– Database architecturing
– System design

Technologies:
– Atlassian JIRA
– Perforce revision control system
– NetBeans 6.0
– SqlServer
– XML 2.0
– Yaml
– Photoshop CS
– Gimp

IT University of Gothenburg

Project supervisor

IT University of Gothenburg

SwedenTeaching assistant for the course Technical Analysis and Design Structures (TIG 023, professor Andreas Priesnitz)

Teaching assistant for the course Project: System development (TIG 024, professor Agneta Nilsson)

Teaching assistant for the course Project: Industrial IT and Embedded Systems (TIG 032, professor Carl Magnus Olsson)

Conducted weekly supervision sessions with approximately 60 students

Guided and mentored two project groups (each 6 students) during 10 week long project

Conducted weekly supervision sessions with the whole student group for the embedded systems project

IT Manager

Petrov Build

BulgariaResponsibilities:
– Manage a team of 4 people
– Website design
– Printing materials design
– Rendering 3D models
– Building interactive 3D models for real estate

Achievements:
– Introduce online real estate sales
– Increase sales with 30% by enabling technology

Technologies:
– 3D Maya
– Abobe Flash
– Adobe Dreamweaver

IT Manager

Bulgaria New Build

BulgariaResponsibilities:
– Web design and database design
– Set up VoIP system at the office
– Build a Lan network at the office
– Manage communications and advertisement

Kempinski Hotels

ICT administrator

Kempinski Hotels

Golden Sands, BulgariaResponsibilities:
– Build network and install workstations
– System and network administration
– Support Novell, Micros,ACT, Kaba systems

(Open)1 recommendation
  • Kamal Rijhwani
    Kamal Rijhwani
    Director of Sales & Marketing at Radisson Blu Resort Sharjah

    Galin helped me set in on my new role in a yet to be opened hotel, he quickly learnt the systems and procedures and gave good recommendations. He has expertise in Web applications and I would employ him anytime to assist in complicated matters -…View

IT administrator intern

Interbuild

Varna, BulgariaResponsibilities:
– Network administration
– Learn about UTP/FTP standards
– Practice fiber optics networks set up

IT administrator

Marina Grand Beach Hotel

PROJECTS

Tokoza(Link)

An online sports management tool/ shopping portal for recreational clubs, national sporting bodies and retail sectors.

Feature Summary:
– Empowers clubs to process online payments for sports events together with the membership that is required to enter an event.
– Shops to target specific sports/interest groups.
– Competitors to enter for paid/free events
– Empowers organisers to…more

4 team members

Wollow(Link)

3 team members

SKILLS & EXPERTISE

Most endorsed for…
  • 20Web Development
  • 16JavaScript
  • 4Software Development
  • 3CSS
  • 3Java
  • 3Ubuntu
  • 3Scrum
  • 3New Business Development
  • 2MySQL
  • 2PHP
Galin also knows about…
  • 2Mobile Applications
  • 2XML
  • 2Apache
  • 2Databases
  • 2Business Analysis
  • 1HTML5
  • 1User Experience
  • 1Photoshop
  • 1E-commerce
  • 1SQL
  • 1jQuery
  • 1SEO
  • 1Strategic Planning
  • 1New Venture Development
  • Ruby
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CERTIFICATIONS

Swedish D level

SFI

TOEFL

ETS

German I level

Language School “World”

EDUCATION

Swinburne University of Technology

MSs, Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Opportunity Evaluation,
New Venture Marketing,
New Venture Financial Management,
New Venture Leadership,
Research Methods,
Master Thesis

Activities and Societies: Fencing clubSSAA

University of Strathclyde

MSc, Global Innovation Management

Product Development Project,
Design management,
Supply Chain & Operations,
ERP,
Strategic Technology Management,
People, Organisations and Technology,
Management of Total Quality and Continious Improvement,
Design Methods,
Global Design,
Innovation Management

Activities and Societies: Sky divingFencingSwimmingBody building

Chalmers tekniska högskola / Chalmers University of Technology

BSc in Applied IT, Software Engineering and Management

Project: Industrial IT and Embedded Systems
Design and Development of Embedded Systems
Project Software Architecture for Distributed Systems
Distributed Fault – Tolerant Programmming
Project System Development
Project programming
Programming
Logic, Algorithms and Data Structures
Technical Analysis and Design

Göteborgs universitet

Bachelor of Applied IT, Software EngeneeringManagement

Software Engineering and Management Thesis
“Protecting User Privacy in an Untrustworthy Environment”,
Research Methods and Technical Writing,
Industrial Best Practice,
test and verification,
Product, Project and People Management,
Software Architecture,
Total Quality Management,
Software Process Improvements,
Software Processes,
User Interface and Database Design

Activities and Societies: International societySoftware Engineering and Management study board

(Open)1 recommendation
  • Carl Magnus Olsson
    Carl Magnus Olsson
    Associate Professor (Universitetslektor) at Malmö University

    I am pleased to speak of my experiences of Galin with those whom it may concern regarding his time as a Bachelor student. Galin is a student of the international Software Engineering and Management program at the Department of Applied IT, Gothenburg…View

Umeå universitet / Umeå University

BSc in Applied IT, Web design and development

Web Programming
Wedesign, Usability and Accessability
Web Design

ADDITIONAL INFO

  1. Interests

  2. Personal Details

    Birthday August 1, 1986
    Marital Status Single