Luis Orduz

Experience

This is a summary of my experience and education.


Profile

Systems Engineer, by degree, with interest and focus in Software development and Infrastructure management. Follower of good development practices (such as the SOLID principles, DRY, YAGNI and TDD) and keen on refactoring, vying to keep my code maintainable.

Working since 2013 as a full-stack developer building web applications, services and their clients. I gravitate toward backend work with REST architectures.

Practicer of DevOps, always trying to learn new and better ways to ease the development, testing and deployment proccesses.


Technical Skills


Employment History

Software Engineer

Lightmatter, 02/21-Present

Senior Development Consultant

Freelance, 07/20-02/21

Full-stack engineering consulting for multiple clients, creating new functionalities for different products, several different administration and deployment tasks, architecture and design advice and code quality improvement.

Software Engineer

BairesDev, 10/19-07/20

Full-stack developer with a primary focus in the backend for one of the clients, a job posting application, using Go mainly with Gin and MongoDB. The infrastructure is primarily handled with Docker, orchestrated through Kubernetes and deployed using Gitlab CI pipelines.

Software Engineer

Analytics Fire, 03/19-09/19

Full-stack developer for multiple clients, including a medical device supply company and a solar energy company, using python mainly with Flask, SQLAlchemy and Celery, or Javascript with node, express, TypeScript, Webpack and React. The infrastructure is primarily handled with Docker, circleci and task runners such as Invoke.

Software Developer(Backend)

BairesDev, 11/17-01/19

Full-stack developer with a primary focus in the backend for one of the clients, a marketing research company, using python mainly with Flask, SQLAlchemy and Celery. The infrastructure is primarily handled with Docker and Python libraries such as Click.

Senior Python Developer

Globant, 09/17 - 09/18

Backend development in python for general projects, currently focused on projects for National Geographic, primarily in Django.

Freelance Software Engineer

01/16 - 08/17

Software Developer and Operations Manager (remote, contractor)

Pensemos - continuous engagement (10/16 - 05/17)

Part of the programming team, sole responsible for setting up of the deployment pipelines and maintainer of the WEB client that handles the periodic timelines of one of the largest cooperative companies in the country.

Software Engineering consultant (remote, contractor)

Pensemos - continuous engagement (01/16 - 08/17)

Sole responsible for maintenance, bug fixing and development of a note-taking and task management application called Agreele.

Software Developer and Operations Manager

Pensemos, 12/14 - 12/15

Took full ownership of backend development, developed the alpha of the frontend client and maintained a note-taking and task management application called Agreele.

Software Developer

Eximo, 07/13 - 11/14

Full-Stack software developer with responsibilities in maintenance and new features as well as responsible for several proofs of concept for a software development company handling different applications for varied clients and an in-house interactive CMS.


EDUCATION

UNIVERSIDAD INDUSTRIAL DE SANTANDER

Bucaramanga, Colombia, Systems and Information Engineering

April 2008 – April 2013

4.28 final GPA

Top bracket in every subject in 2012-2 Saber Pro test, outstanding student.

Courses