Andrej Guran


Work Experience

November 2016 - Present

• Leading the development of marketplace model e-commerce project with focus on RESTful API • Assembling the team of 6 developers and cooperating with 12 remote mobile developers • Responsible for backend, frontend development and the infrastructure of the whole project • Setting up the development processes and workflows applying Agile methodologies • Delivering high-performance durable and scalable architecture handling large amounts of visi- tors while continuously enabling high pace of change and innovation • Utilising AWS infrastructure, Elasticsearch, Redis, MySQL, Message queues • Ensuring codebase quality with unit, integration and performance tests

Rocket Internet SE
August 2014 - October 2016
Senior Software Engineer

Working as a core developer in cross-functional teams for various international companies with millions of customers. Launching ventures from concept to production within strict deadlines. • Nestpick - creating platform to search apartments in the biggest rentals aggregator • Foodpanda - integration solution for AAA partners (McDonalds, Pizzahut, Dominos, KFC) • Everjobs - building a career-listings platform for international markets • Skyscale - optimising Rocket’s core marketplace system Alice&Bob used by i.a. Zalando • BurgerKing Germany - developing food delivery solution based on Foodora codebase • Pizzabo.it and Foodpanda - performance and load testing Technologies: PHP(Zend, Yii, Phalcon, Symfony 2), Mysql, Postgresql, RESTful, Elasticsearch, Solr, Memcached, Redis, PHPUnit, Behat, RabbitMQ, Nginx, Puppet, Bashscript, Vagrant JavaScript, SASS, LESS, Bootstrap, Git, JIRA

May 2013 - July 2014
PHP Developer

Developing websites and components for e-merchant customers. Technical design and implementation of a wide variety of web applications.

July 2012 - May 2013
Team Lead

• Developing extensive online application. • Leading small development team • Designing architecture of the application • Communicating with the product owner

January 2010 - January 2012
Web Developer

Creating various websites for individual customers.




  • 2014   2011

    Masaryk University Brno

    Bachelor's degree