Mihai Zaharie
Security Analyst
Enthusiastic web developer experienced with both websites and web applications.
Team player known for contributing creative solutions. Able to give and embrace constructive criticism.
Clean, quality code writer, follower of current best practices.
Loves new technologies and has a desire to learn new things.
Profiles
https://www.linkedin.com/in/mihaizaharie
https://github.com/avataru
Contact
Websitehttps://mihai.zaharie.ro
Emailmihai@zaharie.ro
Experience
February 2019 — Present
Security Analyst
A full-stack IT services group serving companies from startups to fortune 500s.
Highlights
  • Performed audits for internal and external projects
  • Promoted security best practices company-wide
November 2016 — February 2019
Senior Web Developer
A full-stack IT services group serving companies from startups to fortune 500s.
Highlights
  • Worked on the Sportradar's Federation Management Platform for both football and handball
March 2016 — November 2016
Senior Web Developer
WebVenture Interactive was a web development and online marketing agency.
Highlights
  • Worked on an internal Tezaur Exchange application in Laravel 5.1: exchange transactions module, reports module and fiscal printer support
  • Wrote a fiscal printer communication driver
  • Build a mobile-app administration and push notifications back-end for Știrile Pro using Laravel 5.2
January 2015 — March 2016
Senior Web Developer
Vola.ro was the largest online travel agency in Romania.
Highlights
  • Worked on the redesign and switch to an AngularJS front-end
  • Refactored some of the core modules (flights, hotels, packages)
June 2011 — December 2014
Senior Web Developer
One of the two biggest online Romanian job portals.
Highlights
  • Refactored most of the website code into OOP
  • Implemented APIs for users and companies
  • Created the CV Rank scoring system
  • Created the eJobs Expo CV bar code system
  • Implemented APIs for users and companies
  • Maintained the code for locuridemunca.ro
September 2008 — June 2011
Senior Web Developer
Full-service advertising agency.
Highlights
  • Developed websites and managed SEM and email marketing campaigns
  • Worked on projects for: Cosmote, Romtelecom, Sprider Stores, Mobile News, Skoda, ASIROM and LacertA Winery
  • Managed the development for ASIROM's partners' portal (intranet application)
  • Developed the Romtelecom Business ordering system backend and database structure
  • Introduced Basecamp as a project management tool for the whole agency
  • Introduced Springloops as a versioning and project management tool for the development/implementation department
April 2007 — September 2007
Junior .NET Developer
Outsourcing provider of offshore software development services for the USA market.
Highlights
  • Worked on an HR case management application build with MSSQL and C# in ASP.NET (HR Acuity On-Demand) used by Fortune 500 companies such as Amazon and AOL
Grup Scolar Silvic "Dr. N. Rucareanu", Brasov
December 2006 — March 2007
Network Administrator
Highlights
  • Extended and managed the network and secured all the workstation
Eteric-Ro Net
June 2003 — November 2003
Junior Web Designer
Subsidiary of a French company that ran multiple web portals worldwide.
Highlights
  • Created advertisement banners and website layouts in Adobe Photoshop
Volunteering
2019 — Present
Volunteer
Inspired by the Code for America movement and the Code for All network, it aims to improve the society we live in by coming up with digital solutions to societal issues since the beginning of 2016.
Highlights
  • Worked on the Monitorizare Vot API (Laravel) and Catalog Politic (Python)
2015 — Present
Volunteer — Core Team
The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences.
Highlights
  • Managed the event website
  • Built a Facebook application that allows followers to overlay the TEDx Bucharest logo over their profile picture
BEST, Board of European Students of Technology is a constantly growing non-profit and non-political organisation providing communication, co-operation and exchange possibilities for students all over Europe since 1989.
Highlights
  • Organized events for both local and foreign students: Job Shop, academic and leisure summer courses and LAN parties
  • Coordinated the BEST PC Party 2005 edition, which had over 200 participants
  • Maintained the European BEST website as a member of the webTeam workgroup
  • Recruited new members
Education
ACNFPP Titus Flavius Vespasian
Project Manager
2013
Industrial Product Design in English, BSc. Eng.
2001 — 2006
Skills
Security
  • Acunetix
  • Nessus
  • WPScan
  • SQLMap
  • OWASP Top 10
Methodologies
  • OOP
  • TDD
  • DDD
  • Agile
  • Kanban
Programming
  • Laravel
  • Symfony
  • Vue.js
  • AngularJS
  • Python
Skills
User experience
  • UI design
  • Usability
Security
  • Cryptography
  • Encryption
Machine learning
  • Natural language processing