- Catalin is an experienced and dedicated software engineer with expertise in a variety of areas such as requirements analysis, project management (Waterfall and Agile), people management, Java technologies, database design, software architecture and software technologies for Enterprise Applications. Between 2003 and 2015 he has held several roles in telecommunications and financial projects, from Java senior developer to Java technical team lead and architect.
In addition to his role as a software engineer, Catalin has also been involved in developing and facilitating trainings on programming and databases for companies and universities. He has delivered courses on subjects such as Java, Web technologies, analysis of algorithms, SQL and database design.
Since 2012, he has conducted more than 4000 hours of courses in the Luxoft Training Center. His current course portfolio includes topics on Java, Spring, Hibernate, Design Patterns, Code Refactoring, Automated Testing and Software Architecture. He is also involved in coaching and mentoring for several projects within Luxoft.
Catalin was also the lead facilitator for the Corporate Junior Program (CJP) which took part in Luxoft Poland (Krakow and Wroclaw). This program has prepared about 50 new Java developers to join delivery projects inside the company.
Together with Luxoft, he initiated and introduced the “Advanced Java Programming” course for the students pursuing their master’s degree at the Faculty of Automation and Computer Science in Bucharest.
He is an Agile Certified Scrum Master with a deep understanding of project management techniques and plenty of experience in managing software development projects.
- Key areas of expertise:
- Object-oriented programming, problem solving methods
- Java technologies
- Databases and database design
- Data integration
- Project Management methodologies for Software Development