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About Me

I work as a web developer specialising in open-source solutions mainly pertaining to PHP, MYSQL, Python, VueJs, ReactJs & React Native. I am pretty well versed with CMSs like Drupal [8 & 7], WordPress, Magento, Joomla and also MVC frameworks like Laravel.

Contact Details

Shivakumar Ramamurthy
Call on: +61422672625
Email to: shimar007@gmail.com

Technical Skills

  • Languages – Python
  • Web / Scripting Languages – PHP, HTML5, JQuery / JavaScript, VueJs, ReactJs, React Native
  • CSS Extension Language - SASS
  • DBMS – MySQL, MSSQL
  • Content Management Systems – Drupal [8 & 7] & WordPress
  • HTML5 Authoring Tools – Google Web Designer
  • Frameworks / SDKs – Laravel, CodeIgniter
  • Project Management Tools – JIRA, Redmine, Avaza, Airtable
  • Testing Tools – PHPUnit
  • 90% PHP
  • 80% MYSQL
  • 90% Drupal
  • 90% WordPress
  • 80% HTML5
  • 90% jQuery / Javascript
  • 80% VueJs
  • 80% ReactJs & React Native

Work Experience

Bang Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Tech LeadJanuary 2020 - August 2021

  • Working in an Agile environment to develop/maintain websites for various clients using Drupal[8 & 7] and Bootstrap with SASS
  • Maintaining and developing modules in Drupal [8 & 7]
  • Working with Drupal Display Suite, Views, Features and Rules modules in depth
  • Using GIT for code management
  • Working with Acquia and Azure for server management
  • Working on developing HTML5 banners using Google Web Designer

Present Company, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Senior DeveloperMay 2018 - December 2019

  • Working in an Agile environment to develop/maintain websites for various clients using Drupal[8 & 7] and Neat Grid, CSS Grid with SASS
  • Maintaining and developing modules in Drupal [8 & 7]
  • Using GIT for code management
  • Working with Acquia server management 
    • Code push between development / staging or test / production
    • Database backups via Acquia provided GUI
    • Configuring Acquia search console [search as a service] using SOLR
  • Working with AWS server management
    • Setting up EC2 instance with LAMP stack
    • Configuring security groups for EC2 access
    • Route53 setup
    • Lambda setup
    • Elastic Load Balancer setup
  • Working with Elastic search console like Swiftype
  • Working with Laravel and VueJs
  • Working with Laravel and ReactJs / React Native
  • Working experience of handling APIs, a knowledge of RESTful or SOAP.

Bang Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Senior DeveloperApril 2016 - April 2018

  • Working in an Agile environment to develop/maintain websites for various clients using Drupal[8 & 7] and Bootstrap with SASS
  • Maintaining and developing modules in Drupal [8 & 7]
  • Working with Drupal Display Suite, Views, Features and Rules modules in depth
  • Using GIT for code management
  • Working with Acquia and Azure for server management
  • Working on developing HTML5 banners using Google Web Designer

The Works Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Drupal Web DeveloperFeb 2016 - April 2016

  • Working in an Agile environment to revamp the entire website for a reputed law firm using Drupal [7] and Bootstrap with SASS
  • Maintaining and developing modules in Drupal [7]
  • Working with modules like Drupal Display Suite and Views
  • Using GIT for code management
  • Working with Acquia for server management

Future Retail Limited, Mumbai, India

Tech LeadAugust 2015 - December 2015

  • Worked with a team size of 3 people
  • Architecting end-to-end solutions in website development focusing mainly on their ecommerce product [http://shop.bigbazaarfranchisee.com/] with Drupal
  • Responsible for understanding client requirements and specifications
  • Backend Integration with SAP for inventory management and order management
  • Working on server [LAMP / WAMP] setup, management and timely upgrades
  • Working with SVN and GIT for development code management
  • Working with Acquia for server management

Performics.Convonix, Mumbai, India

Senior Project Manager - Web DevelopmentMay 2012 - July 2015

  • Worked with a team size of 8 people
  • Architecting end-to-end solutions in website development
  • Responsible for understanding client requirements and specifications
  • Accountable for eliciting requirements using interviews, document analysis, data analysis, requirement workshops, prototyping approach, business process descriptions, test plans, functional use cases and workflow analysis
  • Planning project budgets and resource allocation
  • Working on content management systems like WordPress, Magento, Drupal and Joomla
  • Managing Facebook Application Development using Facebook PHP SDK and Facebook JavaScript SDK
  • Managing Twitter Application Development using Twitter PHP SDK
  • Setting up best coding practices for website development
  • Scheduled and maintained project status reports on a regular basis
  • Developed an internal tool for measuring website performance using Google AdWords API [PHP Client Library]
  • Working on proprietary company tool [Connected Intelligence] which showcased data from different sources like Google Analytics / Google AdWords / Marin / Weborama / Kenshoo into one integrated dashboarding solution
  • Working on server [LAMP / WAMP / AWS / DigitalOcean] setup, management and timely upgrades
  • Working with NodeJs and AngularJs for developing various web applications
  • Working with Google Tag Manager and setting up event tracking codes across various websites using JQuery / JavaScript
  • Working on DNS management / Hosting management

Project Manager - Web DevelopmentApril 2009 - April 2010

  • Developed and managed a website for private jet charter firm (evoJets), a client from USA
  • Collaborated with the clients to understand the project specifications
  • Presented a seminar on better practices for Website Development to Web Developers at Reliance Industries, Mumbai, India
  • Executed all PHP-related projects technical aspects like design, deployment, development, project documentation and product maintenance

Software Engineer / PHP MySQL DeveloperDecember 2008 - April 2009

  • Provided extensive end-user and product technical support for web based applications and websites
  • Developed web sites using MySQL, PHP, ASP, JavaScript and programming languages
  • Worked on a project management tool i.e. Redmine which is used for scheduling and managing all the day-to-day projects
  • Worked with a multi-disciplinary team to convert business needs into technical specifications
  • Analyzed and restructured database design for SEO data management

Rosetta Translation, London, United Kingdom

Information Systems OfficerDecember 2010 – April 2012

  • Responsible for technical oversight & resource management
  • Supported corporate and business area systems, distributed processing, client server, internet and intranet and web applications
  • Provided overall guidance and support to IT managers
  • Involved in Website Development and Management, (Rosetta Translation)
  • Strategised and implemented company’s SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) activities
  • Worked on a project management tool i.e. Project Open which is used for scheduling and managing all the day-to-day projects

Education

City University, London, United Kingdom

Masters in Science - Business Systems Analysis and DesignSeptember 2012

Specialised in Databases, UX Design and Project Management

K.J.Somaiya College Of Engineering, Vidya Vihar, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Bachelors of Engineering (Computer Science)June 2008