Matiss Janis Aboltins
Matiss Janis Aboltins
Software Developer

Hello! I’m Matiss Janis Aboltins

I'm a passionate backend developer experienced with various PHP frameworks.

Keen on learning new things and technologies. Taking on hard challenges each day to push my personal boundaries. Reading many educational books and a follower of YCominator for 5+ years. Startup enthusiast.

March 2016 - present
Kasko Ltd
Senior Developer

Software developer at a rapidly growing fintech startup based in UK/Germany. Tech stack includes mostly: Laravel's Lumen, AWS, Angular.

March 2015 - February 2016
Valodu Vēstniecība
Full Stack Developer

Responsibilities included:

- Server management;

- Non-technical staff training about various tools for work optimisation and productivity;

- Invoicing automatization for thousands of clients;

- Various payment gateway integrations (BankLink, Payeezy, Paypal);

- Building of a large-scale intranet;

- E-commerce solutions;

- Frontend and backend system development.

Essentially I was the one responsible for every technical task starting from giving tips about email usage, training and ending with more sophisticated development and automatization.

September 2014 - November 2014
The Food Corporation
Software Developer

Developed and maintained Symfony2 codebase. Optimized both the project and tests and gained 80% speed improvement. Worked as a part of a small team of 8 people.

April 2014 - July 2014
Frontend Developer

KnockoutJS frontend and Laravel backend developer

October 2011 - March 2014
Software Developer

D3 is a digital media agency based in Latvia. Whilst I was part of this team, I was leading the developement of Pins (formely Balticmiles) project as well as Onfrex. They are primarily based on CodeIgniter, but my tasks were also to produce auto scaling solutions, manage the AWS servers and improve the overall performance of these two projects.

September 2010 - March 2011

Programming websites, system analysis, teaching newcomers

September 2010 - February 2011

My responsobilities included building scripts (regex) for a web crawler.