WHO I AMI’m an avid programmer from Romania, passionate about code, design, startups and technology. I like science, travelling and films.
WHAT I DOI create websites, I build servers, I craft Android/iOS applications and I play with Sketch learning to design great UIs.
WORKI work for a brilliant startup called StarterSquad, where my distributed team and I help people transform their ideas into thriving startups that change the world.
MENTORINGI'm also a mentor on Codementor where I either teach programming or I help users debug, fix and refactor their code.
FREE TIMEIn my free time I swim, read, play games, rock my guitar and participate in contests, conferences or hackathons.
EARLY LIFERead more about how I started to love programming on my blog, right here.
QUESTIONSYou can ask me about my hobbies, projects, skills, lifestyle or anything that might come through your mind on Wiselike.
BACKENDNode.js, Java, Scala
Express, Hapi, Sails, Akka
MOBILE & DESKTOPAndroid, .NET
DEVOPS, DB, MLDocker Engine, Machine & Swarm
OTHERSTesting, Agile Development
STILL LEARNINGiOS/Mac Dev, UX/UI Design
WHAT I USEAtom, MacVim, Android Studio
IDEA, iTerm 2, Sketch 3, OS X
10 January 2016
Finished Tweeather, a ML project
14 December 2015
Completed Introduction to Logic on Coursera
30 November 2015
Completed Introduction to Mathematical Thinking on Coursera
8 October 2015
24 August 2015
Started mentoring on a daily basis on Codementor
1 August 2015
Built an awesome stack for Fou with Hapi, React, Fluxible, ES6 and Docker
7 May 2015
18 April 2015
11 April 2015
Messenger for Desktop was featured on Product Hunt
10 April 2015
Launched Messenger for Desktop which has more than 2 million downloads so far
27–29 March 2015
17 March 2015
Completed Cloud Computing Concepts on Coursera
2 February 2015
Completed Learning How to Learn on Coursera
17 December 2014
Completed Machine Learning offered by Stanford University on Coursera
28 July – 3 August 2014
Went to the InfoEducatie National Contest with Butler, a voice-powered personal assistant
15–18 May 2014
Went to the National Olympiad of C#
16 December 2013
11 November 2013
Started working at StarterSquad.com
1–3 November 2013
Learned about startups and met fascinating people at Startup Weekend Iasi
28 July – 3 August 2013
1st place @ Cisco Network Programmability contest with a QoS Manager app for Cisco routers
28 July – 3 August 2013
Went to the InfoEducatie National Contest with Hub, a social-messaging platforms aggregator app
September 2012 – June 2013
Published a videos app in the Play Store that reached 80,000 installs
11 Jul 2016 on Tips, Tutorials
22 Jan 2016 on Android, Codementor
16 Jan 2016 on Machine Learning