Rubinchik Ilya - CV
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Russian (fluent)
English (upper-intermediate)


Moscow Aircraft Institute (2005-2011)
Rocket-science engineer (specialty: nano satellites)


Languages: PHP, JavaScript, Ruby, Java
Web development: CSS, HTML/XHTML, Jquery, Vue.js, Bootstrap, Angular, Grunt, Scss, Compas
DB: MySql, Solr, Postgres, HandlerSocket, Sphinx, Oracle, Redis, Memcached
VCS: Git, Svn
Frameworks: Laravel, ZendFramework
Other: PHPUnit, Nginx, Vagrant, Saltstack, Behat, Selenium, Phing, Jira, Scrum, AWS
My skills table


PHP 5.3 Zend Certified Engineer

Certification date: Oct 22nd, 2012
Zend Certificate page: Ilya Rubinchik


Web development
Game development

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Personal Projects


February 2015.
One more simple JS game made in 2 weeks. This time it is a quiz game about series. In total game was played by 15k players.
Game: GuessSeries

Math Effect

October 2014 - November 2014.
A simple JS game I made in 2 weeks. Math Effect is a turn-based strategic game. In total game was played by 43k players.
Game: Math effect

Robot Rock

Novemder 2010 - June 2011.
My first Php + Canvas game. Main purpose of creating this game was to learn HTML5-Canvas and increase my PHP skills
You can find animation demo and information at the page below

Ilfate framework

October 2012 - January 2013.
My PHP micro-framework. is created with this framework
Github project:

Work experience

Watchmaster - “Globally buys and sells luxury watches of all brands”

Team Lead

June 2016 - now. Berlin.
After I was promoted to be a team lead of the main shop application team, I also got responsibilities to check, review, merge and deploy every release that we do for our shop. As well as distribute tasks in my team, plan future releases, interview new developers and keep the team spirit!

Senior PHP Developer

February 2016 - June 2016. Berlin.
At Watchmaster my responsibilities started with creating an API layer for Solr and implementing the full solr feature (Loading products from solr, searching, faceting and etc.) For the most time I was the only one responsible for working with solr. My tasks also included development and maintaning payment methods integration such as FineTrade(Loviit), V12, Affirm. I also was in charge of website speed optimization and achieved 4 times speed improvement.
PHP(Laravel) + Solr + Postgres + Angular - “Your Nutrition Experts: Nutrients & Supplements at nu3”

Senior PHP Developer

January 2015 - February 2016. Berlin.
In a scrum team I worked on further development and maintenance of PHP based e-commerce project. Optimization and standardization of system’s architecture. Building separate financial application for Navision integration. Improving mailing.
PHP + Mysql + Apache + Solr - “Germany's biggest online furniture store”

Backend PHP Developer

April 2013 - August 2014. Berlin.
I was working in team of 10 backend developers to support and improve successful online store. I was responsible for different parts of the project like: reclamation process, Erp tasks processor, feeds, delta solr indexing and ect. My duties also included bug fixes all over the project, improving performance, improving safety and refactoring old code.
PHP + Mysql + Apache + Solr - a huge Russian social network for people in

PHP Developer

professional occupations (like LinkedIn)
August 2012 - February 2013. Moscow.
I was developing high load backend application in team of 16 developers. I was responsible for network`s API, some of the network`s apps, creating and supporting different sections of network features, and unitTesting and refactoring parts of project`s core. Here I had my first experience working with Scrum.
PHP + Mysql + Nginx

Destiny Devopment - A GameDev company that specializes in Browser games

Leading Developer

Septeber 2011 - August 2012. Moscow
I was a leading developer in a small team on a browser game project. I created whole project structure and developed most important parts of game logic. I was using MySql + HandlerSocket to improve query speed. I also took a great part in discussing and inventing game design.
PHP + Mysql + Nginx

PROGNOZ - A huge company that fills orders for government and banking

Leading Specialist (PHP)

August 2010 - September 2011. Moscow
I was creating and supporting ERP-like systems ordered by Ministry of Health. Those are analytic systems with a lot of complicated real-time analytics and statistics. And also some of them was OLAP-based.
PHP + Oracle + IIS

M7 Software - A little company that creating internet-shops and personal websites for clients

PHP Developer

January 2009 - May 2010.(part time job) Moscow
I was creating sites based on company`s inner framework. This was a part time job where I learned PHP and everything about web development.
PHP + MySql + Apache