Denis Kovalev

Voronezh · Russia · aikikode@gmail.com
More than 8 years of professional experience in developing wide variety of applications in C, Python and Golang.

Co-organizer of Voronezh “Deep Refactoring” group, hosting monthly meetups for software developers, managers and others involved in IT business.

Experience

IT consultant

Doing web development for companies as contractor.

December 2015 - Present

Senior Software Developer

Wargaming Global Map for World of Tanks Clans: The goal of the project was to continuously improve browser MMOTBS where players compete to control territories of a “real” world map. This project was a part of portal containing other connected services and games.

2014 - 2015

Senior Software Developer

Completed a lot of projects including a variety of technologies and tasks:

  • Python web development (Django, Falcon)
  • Linux driver development
  • Video streaming service
  • Android low-level development
  • PyQt/PyGTK desktop applications
  • Monitoring systems (Zabbix, Nagios)

October 2011 - November 2015

Software Developer

Anti-spam software development

  • deobfuscation module for mail scanner
  • real sender IP address detection, based on heuristic algorithms
  • Nagios monitoring system with custom plugins

February 2010 - September 2011

Education

Voronezh State University, Voronezh, Russia

Master of Science
Physics and Electronics
September 2004 - June 2010

Cambridge exam FCE

A grade

Skills

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Focus on back-end development
  • Usability matters
  • Testing is mandatory
  • Team work is a key to success