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Alfonso Caschili

I am a programmer.

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WORK HISTORY

Present

Consultant

Currently I work as freelance consultant with several companies as Solutions Architect, Project Lead and Technologist.

Jan 2013 – Jun 2016

Co-Founder

Square Lab Srl

A spin-off from my previous job more research oriented. My role involves managerial duties in defining the company technological strategy, hiring, building, and organising teams with a staff of about 10 people.
I also work as the tech lead, defining and leading the development efforts.
Highlighted projects:

  • PRIME – a real-time data processing middleware for financial information from the stock markets, developed with Scala and Akka.
  • CryptX – a secure distributed file locker and message exchange platform for highly sensitive data based on hardware encryption technology from Quantec, developed in Java.
  • ClassPick – a mobile app to increase reader engagement with the printed press by using image recognition technology, developed with Scala and Play.
  • Apr 2001 – Dec 2012

    Head of Software Development

    OneTech Srl

    I worked as the head of software development at OneTech. My job involved team building, project management, technical design, mentoring and coding with a staff of about 20 people.
    Highlighted projects:

  • MFThomson
  • a joint venture between eClass and Thompson Financial, a professional workstation software for display and analysis of financial information from the stock markets, developed in Java.

  • MFPro
  • an evolution of MFThomson for the Italian market.

  • Portafoglio Clienti
  • a web service to monitor in real time the credit risk assessment of customers and suppliers, developed with Java and GWT.

    May 2000 – Mar 2001

    Project Lead

    Infogroup Scpa

    I was the project lead of a web-based Stock Trading portal deployed in many major Italian banks by a team of 12 people. Developed in J2EE with Websphere and Weblogic and an Oracle RDBMS.

    Jan 1996 – Apr 2000

    Freelance Software Developer

    I worked as contract freelance programmer for several companies, mostly in the automation industry with C++ and Java.

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    Skills

  • Java
  • Scala
  • Swift
  • Groovy
  • J2EE
  • Spring
  • Grails
  • Oracle
  • Firebase
  • Cassandra
  • Distributed computing
  • Concurrent code
  • REST
  • Gallery

    Into the sunset

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