Meet Softescu's Team
Find out more about those who bring your projects to life
With a kick for IT and an international career in an NGO, starting Softescu was a natural decision for Adrian. He is now managing sales for the entire team, making sure that the development pipeline is full of interesting and exciting projects. His super power is the power of Softescu's team - all the powers combined! or something like this. You can connect with him via LinkedIn.
Adrian is a backend developer, specialized in custom modules development. As a backend developer, Adrian worked for various complex projects on Drupal 7. On Drupal 8, his projects included the implementation of an installation profile and the creation of an online custom form-creation service. Certifications and Drupal versions: proficient in Drupal 7 and Drupal 8.
Senior Drupal Developer
Alexandra is our talented graphic designer. She has an MA Design and is proficient in Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch, After Effects, Animate and Muse. In her freelance years, she became a specialist in logo and identity design. Website design, brochures, visual identity manuals, stickers...you name, Alexandra can do it for you!
Anamaria comes from a marketing and communication background. She had several jobs în retail and healthcare, which make her a sympathetic and customer-oriented asset for Softescu’s team. As years passed, she discovered a passion for development and decided to embrace a career în tech. Known technologies include HTML, CSS, as well as Drupal 8 theming and sitebuilding.
Mobile Apps Developer
Andrei is an iOS developer specialized in App building. His experience includes game design, including the creation and the implementation of educational&utility apps, projects that use the iOS external accessory Framework and Serial device communication. He has worked with App Store App Publishing and with Enterprise App Distribution, as well as with cross-platform mobile development using Unity2D for game development, and Xamarin for app development. Andrei uses objective-c and Swift 3 as programming languages for iOS Dev, along with C# for cross development apps.
Frontend Team Leader
Senior Drupal Developer
Claudiu is a certified Backend developer, specialized in custom modules development. His specialty is finding solutions for the different issues that appeared on the custom-built websites. Among his previous work, we can find tasks such as creating and updating custom installation profiles, creating custom modules for specific projects. Active contributor, Claudiu also created a custom module for an ROI calculator. Versions used: Drupal 6, 7, 8 (Acquia Certified Drupal Developer)
Cosmin is a Backend developer, specialized in custom modules development and Services. So far, he developed a custom Drupal 7 vacation-day management portal. To this, we add a multitude of both local and international development projects. Other technologies include C#, .NET Visual Basic. Drupal versions: Cosmin used mainly with Drupal 7 & Drupal 8.
Team Leader - Quality Assurance & Audit
UX/UI Lead Designer
Florin is our UX/UI Lead Designer. As main technologies used by Florin, we mention Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch, Corel Draw. Florin develops designs for technical, functional and business requirements to satisfy end-user mental models. He develops all the storyboards, mock ups, prototypes, and other design deliverables, that are then taken by developers and transformed into amazing digital products.
George is a Computer Science graduate that just loves everything that has to do with frontend web-development. After years of experience în customer support and service desk, he decided to embrace his passion and to become a developer. He is a wonderful addition to Softescu’s frontend team, bringing his knowledge and his enthusiasm to all our project. Known technologies include CSS, HTML, PHP and his favorite CMS is Drupal 8.
Gheorghe is our skillful DevOp Engineer. He was previously a SysAdmin on Windows, Mac & Linux, and has experience with Virtualization with Xen & Hyper-V, AWS and DigitalOcean. So far he used programming languages such as PHP, Bash Script or JS. Gheorghe is the missing link between developers and IT professionals, and he's the one in charge with our infrastructure working perfectly. Due to him, now our delivering speed has increased considerably.
Team Leader Backend
Ioana is the one to call when having a Drupal 8 or a shopping problem. Ioana started with Magento, both 1.9 and 2.0. Then she switched to Drupal 8, being our first colleague that hasn’t started with Drupal 7. On Drupal 8 she is specialized in custom modules for projects. Other technologies include REST Ressources, Configuration Management. As a backend developer, Ioana implemented a platform of custom form creation, as well as a system of machine data collection. Other technologies include C++ and QML, MySQL, PHP, HTML5
Director of Operations
Ionut Stan is an accomplished Acquia Certified Drupal Developer with more than 9 years of experience in Drupal development, along with more than 6 years as an Information Architect. As Information Architect he has supervised the functional architecture of more than 100 sites developed by Softescu in the past 6 years. He is responsible for devising the architecture plan from content type creation, content template, and module architecture. His wisdom covers all major versions of Drupal.
Leonard is a Project Manager. Prior to that, Leonard was Account Manager for a pharma product with more than 120 customers where he managed the feature requests and support activities for the help desk support. He is specialized in both waterfall and scrum project management practices. Leo maintains the communication between the stakeholders of the project and the development team, manages the project tasks in our JIRA systems and organizes the daily scrums and weekly scrums review. So far, more than 30 Drupal projects were delivered successfully by Leo and his teams. Leonard is a certified Scrum Master.
Senior Frontend Developer
Madalina is an experienced frontend developer and certified sitebuilder. Madalina has worked on Drupal 8 with a Bootstrap based theme developed with LESS on a site for the French market that helps hearing-impaired users to learn the sign language through online videos. She has implemented various customizations including photo galleries, JW player with custom styling according to design specs. Certifications and Drupal versions used: Madalina worked in the past with Drupal 7 and she is an Acquia Certified Sitebuilder.
Senior Drupal Developer
Max is a backend developer with an experience in custom modules development and services. In some of his projects, he used SOLR/Marketo/Amazon S3 integration. Max is specialized in creating custom modules as well as performance optimization. An interesting project in Max’s portfolio is a project where Drupal was used as a general framework for IoT devices used to manage the manufacturing process of a timber house factory. Max is an Acquia Certified Drupal Developer and has experience with Drupal 6, 7 and 8. He recently joined the Angular team.
Mihai is a Computer Science graduate with a background in Java, HTML, CSS, PHP. Mihai was an active part in various Drupal migrations (from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 especially). Also, he worked both on the backend & frontend for a multitude of local projects. Drupal Versions used: Drupal 6, Drupal 7 and Drupal 8.
Mihai is a Computer Science graduate and a former IT Analyst, who, so far, has worked with Java, HTML, CSS, and PHP. He started as a member of Softescu’s QA team, and with a lot of work and determination, he then became part of the development team. His attention to details and capacity of analysis were put to test while doing sitebuilding and frontend tasks for local and international projects.
Customer Success Team Lead
Nicoleta is our Customer Success Team Lead. A lovely mother, Nicoleta is a Drupal developer since 2008. The projects are her babies from outside the house and she would do everything in her power to deliver to our customers in perfect shape. Nico has 10+ years experience with Product delivery/implementation and customer service in the software business. She is proficient in Drupal back-end development and has completed more than 360 tasks for medium and large Drupal projects. She's super-powered with unlimited energy and enthusiasm.
Sorina Hriban is a Computer Science graduate with a back in support and development for online banking Apps. Previously used technologies include JavaEE, C#, MySQL, PHP, HTML5. Now she is a Drupal 8 backend developer, specialized in custom modules, REST API, and Services. So far, she worked with cross-platform system and something tells us that this project will be the first among many others.
Head of Angular Development
Vasea is the Head of our Angular Development team. He is also a Backend developer, specialized in custom modules development, REST API, and Services. On Drupal 8 he did D8 Migrate API and is specialized in custom modules. Other technologies include REST Ressources, Configuration Management, SOLR API and SSO systems. As a backend developer, Vasea worked for some important complex projects, one of the most challenging being a platform that gathers data from machines to show them in a fully customizable interface. Vesea is an Acquia Certified Drupal Developer and has experience in Drupal 7 and Drupal 8. Vasea started working more than 2 years ago with Angular...