Jorge Silva

Software Engineer

Experience

  • Senior Frontend Engineer

    Bitfinex

    Apr 2019 - Present

    I currently work in the Bitfinex trading platform, developing new features and maintain the existing codebase. My main focus is high-quality performant UI code.

    Technologies: Javascript, CSS, React, Redux, Jest, Webpack, Websockets

  • Lead Frontend Engineer

    Applied Blockchain

    Aug 2018 - Apr 2019

    Applied Blockchain is consultancy company that does projects for big and small companies, across a wide range of business sectors.
    I worked as a lead frontend engineer, building complex and robust applications for our corporate clients.

    Technologies: Javascript, CSS, React, Redux, NodeJS, Jest, Webpack, RPC

  • Full Stack Engineer

    Blip

    Nov 2017 - Jul 2018

    Blip is a software house that is part of Paddy Power Betfair (one of the biggest betting companies in the world).
    I work as a Full Stack Engineer, developing software as part of the Risk and Trading Team. We focus on building perfomant applications to inovate and improve the company business.

    Technologies: Java, Spring, RabbitMQ, Javascript, NodeJS, React, Redux, Mocha, Grunt, Webpack, SQL

  • Full Stack Engineer

    Semasio

    Oct 2016 - Nov 2017

    Semasio is SaaS for media agencies, which uses behavioral targeting to define market segments for online advertisement.
    I worked across the software stack, mostly in C#, doing frontend/backend development, container creation/orchestration with Docker and Service Fabric, test automation, etc.

    Technologies: C#, Ext, HTML, Javascript, Asp.Net, OData, SQL, Docker, Service Fabric, Selenium

  • Lead Full Stack Engineer

    Codeplace

    Nov 2015 - Aug 2016

    Codeplace is a marketplace for web development tutorials.
    I worked with Ruby on Rails and built crucial pieces of software for the company.
    This experience enhanced my perception about the software development process and growth / maintainability of an early stage startup.

    Technologies: Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Heroku, AWS, Algolia

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  • Analyst Consultant

    Deloitte

    Sep 2014 - Oct 2015

    As consultant for Deloitte, I worked on two projects in the context of the Insurance Industry.
    The first project was an ETL integration between two companies.
    The second was to design and implement a CI environment to automate delivery and testing.
    I learned about the workl-ife on a big company and how they tradicionally operate (culture and technology-wise).

    Technologies: Jenkins, Oracle Openscript, Oracle Data Integrator, Java, SQL/PLSQL, Apache ANT

  • Master Thesis

    Shiftforward

    Porto

    Sep 2013 - Jul 2014

    During my Master Thesis, I applied Machine Learning Techniques in order design and develop a solution that predicts whether a given user, of an e-commerce platform, is prone to buy a product based on his previous behavior.

    Technologies: Machine Learning; Weka, Java, SQL

Education

  • FEUP

    Master's in Informatics and Computing Engineering

    2009 - 2014

    Member of students Association (AEFEUP) direction for 4 years.
    Organizer for the ENEI 2013 and Talk a Bit 2014

  • Colégio Internato dos Carvalhos

    Highschool

    2006 - 2009