Asuncion, Distrito Capital de Paraguay, Región Oriental, 1226, Paraguay
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Augusto Amarilla


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    Augusto Amarilla

    Software Engineer

    Energetic Software Engineer with more than 6 years of experience creating high-quality code considering coding best practices, performance and architectural patterns. Ready to adapt in a highly changing business domain leveraging the knowledge and abilities of young and senior team members.

    Most proud of:

    Awarded the 2018 National Science Award
    by the Chamber of Senators of Paraguay

    Soft Skills

    • Great communication
    • Leadership
    • Adaptability
    • Agile processes Knowledge
    • Quick Learner

    Hard Skills

    • Systems Architecture
    • OOPs Patterns, TDD
    • Technical documentation writing
    • Java 8, Kotlin 1.4
    • Spring 4, Dropwizard 1.3, Hibernate 5
    • MySQL 5.7
    • Typescript, Javascript
    • AWS
    • RESTful APIs
    • JUnit 5, Jest, Karate
    UNA, Polytechnic School Bachelor’s Degree on Computer Science

    Jan 2021 – Sep 2021
    Hoolah Holdings Pte. Ltd. Senior Software Engineer

    Project: Buy-Now-Pay-Later Platform: (Kotlin 1.4, MySQL 5.7, Hibernate 5, JUnit 4/5, Karate 0.9.2, Dropwizard 1.3, Gradle 6.2, Stripe, Adyen, Optile APIs)
    – Discovered and solved security threats in existing REST APIs.
    – Identified bottlenecks and implement improvements on test suites to reduce deployment times.
    – Proposed and implemented improvements to test suites to increase reliability.
    – Redesigned and documented system improvements for 3DS Authentication to improve liability-shift for the platform.
    – Designed and implemented a payment methods migration tool between payment gateways Stripe and Optile.
    – Research and implementation of improvements 3DS Authentication flows during card addition and payments.
    – Designed and implemented a transactions consolidation tool integrated with payment gateway Adyen’s API.

    Sep 2016 – Dec 2020
    eLumen, Inc. (Software Natura) Lead Software Developer

    Project: Higher Education platform: (Java 8, MySQL 5.6, Hibernate 5, Angular 8, Typescript, AWS, Serverless)
    – Coached junior developers both in technical and agile good practices.
    – Handled communication with Product Owners and clients.
    – Led the adoption of unit tests on existing and new projects.
    – Designed and lead implementation of a serverless event-driven College Programs web repository.
    – Used Serverless Framework, AWS Cloud-Formation, AWS Step-Functions to deploy production-ready serverless web app.

    Nov 2014 – Sep 2016
    eLumen, Inc. Software Developer

    Project: Higher Education platform: (Java 8, Spring 5, MySQL 5.6, Hibernate 5, AngularJS, Javascript)
    – Maintained and updated a SAAS monolithic legacy application.
    – Refactored DB access mechanism on legacy app to use JPA with Hibernate implementation.
    – Updated proprietary file system to support file sharing and robust permissions.
    – Refactored Students Score Module to reduced duplicated code and increase performance.
    – Introduced HATOAS/HAL REST APIs.
    – Programmed Front-end apps with AngularJS.

    AdaptabilityAWSGreat communicationJAVAKotlinLeadershipMySQLOOP Best PracticesQuick LearnerServerless FrameworkSystems ArchitectureTypescript
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