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Lucas Cavalcante Senior Software Engineer

Lucas Cavalcante

  • Brasil
  • 6+ years
  • Freelance
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Passionate about PHP and Software Architecture.

Experienced in: PHP 7, Symfony 2, Laravel, Eloquent, Docker, Github CI, AWS, Blade, Doctrine, Docker, Git, Platform.sh and MySQL, WordPress, HTML5, Javascript, jQuery, Twig Template, SASS, React.js., Python, Flask and other. 

Skills and experiences

Skills and experiences

Tech Lead

PicPay May 2021 - present

Senior Tech Instructor

Trybe December 2020 - May 2021
  • #MySQL

Teaching web development classes:

  • Front-end: React, RTL, Redux, Hooks, Context API
  • Back-end: MySQL, MongoDB, Node.js, WebSocket


Trybe is a web development school that has a genuine commitment to the professional success of its students. With the Shared Success Model, those who study at Trybe have the option of paying only when they are already working.

There are more than 1,500 hours of training, distributed between content study, online and live classes, individual and group projects, and the development of soft skills.

The school invests all the necessary resources so that people learn the technical skills of a developer person in practice, working on real challenge projects, and evolving their soft skills, in addition to offering connections to the job market and helping with hiring.

Software Engineer

Jobsity - Confidential Client May 2020 - September 2020
  • #PHP7
  • Client: Confidential
  • Project: A platform to request refinancing student loans through a few lenders.
  • Main stack: PHP 7, Laravel, Eloquent, Docker, Github CI, AWS, MySQL, Javascript, React.js, and Blade.
  • Team stack: Github, Jira, Zoom meetings, and Slack.

Software Engineer

BairesDev January 2019 - May 2020
  • #PHP7
  • Client: Praxent (https://praxent.com).
  • Project: Palaterra Tastings Platform (http://www.palaterra.com).
  • Main stack​ : PHP 7, Symfony 2, Doctrine, Docker, Git, Platform.sh and MySQL, Javascript, jQuery, Twig Template, SASS and React.js.
  • Team stack: Bitbucket, JIRA, Zoom meetings, and Slack.


We are the fastest growing Technology Solutions company in Latin America, with offices across the main cities in LATAM and the US. We have the largest applicants pool in the industry with over 145.000 Software Engineers applying to work with us each year, from which we hire only the Top 1% most talented through a rigorous staffing method. This is how we create solid teams of 100% bilingual veteran developers. We work providing end-to-end delivery for companies of all sizes, from startups to some of the biggest companies in the world, leading projects for Google, Sirius XM, Volkswagen, Groupon, IBM & Viacom, among others.

The heart of our work is Software Outsourcing, Testing, and Operational Support which we provide through a service of fully managed teams that integrate seamlessly into your projects.

We are a group led and guided by an Agile mentality.
We are a firm founded and run by Developers.
We are a company Powered by Technology and Driven by Talent.

Software Engineer

Instituto Atlântico September 2019 - December 2019
  • #Python
  • Client: Confidential.
  • Project: A data science software.
  • Main stack: Python, Flask, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Vue.js, Docker.
  • Team stack: Github, and Slack.

Professor

Unichristus July 2014 - May 2019

Professor in Specialization Courses 
March 2017 – May 2019

Responsible for teaching the following subjects:

  • Entrepreneurship and Marketing for Startups (Digital Businesses course)
  • Entrepreneurship and Marketing for Games (Game Development course)

Professor in Degree Courses
July 2014 - June 2017

Responsible for teaching the following subjects:

  • Game development: our stack was Corona SDK and Construct2;
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation: I applied the lean startup methodology with canvas, validation, landing pages, mvp and pitch.

 

Senior Full Stack Developer

FORTBRASIL Administradora de Cartões September 2018 - January 2019
  • Projects: FortBrasil started a project to create some squads, and I was hired to work in the one focused to improve the customer experience. Our first project is to transform the invoice totally digital. I’m responsible to create an API to get information from many providers, condensed all information, and send it to the front-end applications (app, self-service machine, web app, etc). Besides, I managing our deployment flow implementing CI and CD. Also, managing containers. Even more, I help the frontend team to create pages with React.js.
  • Technologies used: Node.js, MySQL, React.js, Azure, Restful API, Jenkins, Gitlab Pipelines, Trello, and Docker.

Back-end Developer

Oowlish November 2017 - August 2018
  • #PHP7

In charge of the development of new features for the company’s main platform using PHP, Symfony, and AWS, besides also being responsible for fixing bugs and conducting tests, delivering high-quality and reliable code. Updating the environment to more recent versions, PHP from 5.6 to 7.1 and Symfony from 2.8 to 3.4, increasing the performance.

  • Back-end stack: PHP 7 with Symfony3, MySQL, Elasticsearch, Kibana, Restful API, OAuth 2.0, AWS, Git, Bitbucket, Jira, Trello, and Codeception.
  • Team stack: Bitbucket, Jira, and Slack

Owner and Full Stack Developer

Brain January 2016 - June 2017
  • #Laravel

Technologies used on our stack: PHP with Laravel, Node.JS, Restful API, MySQL, Javascript, jQuery, AngularJS, HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, Ionic, WordPress, Git, Bitbucket.

I founded this company to develop customized solutions for small companies (usually startups). During this period we developed almost 15 projects among apps, websites, and web applications.

Web Project Coordinator

Apoena Faculdade e Cursos Técnicos September 2015 - February 2016

Worked as a consultant. I was responsible for these tools: WordPress sites, social networks, RD Station and SMS sends. I hired two professionals for our team, a web designer, and a design intern. Showed reports to the company board, and defined the growth goals of the company in a digital environment.

Project Manager and Head of Technology

Wave Accelerator March 2014 - September 2015
  • #Scrum

I was a partner in this company. The Wave Accelerator (ex-85 Labs) is the first accelerator in the State of Ceará. I was the link between startups and investors on subjects with technology-related. I followed the milestones of each startup, their tasks, and KPIs. We accelerated more than 20 companies at the time I was there.

  • Methodologies used on our day-by-day: Scrum (some parts), kanban, lean startup.

Founder and CTO

Fashion 85 May 2013 - January 2014

I founded and developed this startup, an app where users "liked" and "disliked" photos of other users with looks for certain situations: sports, beach, casual, night, etc. The startup was selected from Startup Brazil (federal government program) in 2013. I was CTO, responsible for technology planning, and development (web and mobile). Today, the company is offline, but the founders are dealing with investors. (www.fashion85.com)

Software Development Analyst

Petrobras Biocombustível March 2009 - March 2014

I made the analysis and system development in SISDAGRI project. SISDAGRI is a system for control and monitoring of the company's biodiesel program. (www.sisdagri.com.br)

Educations and Certifications

Universidade de Fortaleza

Motion and Game Development 2012 - 2014

Estácio

Analysis and System Development 2007 - 2011

Associate's degree in Analysis and System Development

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