Gabi Purcaru software engineer

I'm a passionate software engineer that takes pride in his work. Currently, I'm fighting fake accounts and platform abuse on Instagram. Here are some of my personal projects:

Work Experience

March 2017 - onwards  »  Software Engineer - Facebook London
September 2016 - November 2016  »  Software Engineer Intern - Facebook
September 2015 - November 2015  »  Software Engineer Intern - Facebook
November 2014 - August 2015  »  Software Developer, 2Performant
July 2014 - September 2014  »  Software Engineer Intern - Facebook
September 2011 - May 2014  »  Frontend / Backend freelance developer - Cinely


2012-2015  »  BSc., University of Bucharest, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science

Open Source Contributions and Personal Projects

Resilient HTML5 uploader featuring upload speedup, resilience against internet connection interruptions, resumable and large file uploads (40GB+).
Clean interface for the Romanian train schedule, implemented with React, Material Design, WebPack and HTML5.
Smart calculator with currency and unit support.
BitTorrent client implemented in Go.

Technical Skills

JavaScriptReact, ES6+, AngularJS, jQuery, Mule-Uploader, CORS (Cross-Origin Resource Sharing)
GoYomato, regex
PythonDjango, Flask, Zencoder, lxml, PIL, boto (S3)
RubySinatra, RMagick
C and C++
Linuxapache, cron, ssh, bash, etc.
Relational DatabasesMySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite
Revision Control ToolsGit, Mercurial
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