Rustem Kakimov

Frontend Engineer
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github.com/ruskakimov
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ruskakimov@gmail.com
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+7 (777) 485-78-13

Work Experience

Deriv.com

Frontend Engineer
Feb 2018 - Mar 2021
  • Initiated and led the development of a financial charting library (managed a team of 2 engineers) that replaced a third-party charting solution, saving the company 40k USD annually.
  • Managed a focused team of one engineer and a designer, delivering a complete web app for P2P transactions within 3 months from the start of the project.
  • Built a trading history explorer using React / Redux that is used by over 150k monthly users.
  • Created an improved interface for a “digits” contract that generated an 82% increase in the number of transactions in the next term.
  • Assisted UI/UX team with user research. Integrated Google Tag Manager into the web platform and set up scripts to invite random users from a selected demographic to participate in the study.

Kaodim

Frontend Intern
Sep 2016 - Dec 2016
  • Implemented a profile editor using React that averaged 5,000 monthly users in production.
  • Designed and implemented improvements to the areas of service form that have reduced the average signup time by 10%.
  • Revamped career pages with a modern CSS layout which drastically improved its usability on mobile devices.

Projects

Mooltik

Mobile animation app (Flutter)
Mar 2021 - Current
  • Designed and built a cross-platform mobile animation app using Flutter with over 90k downloads on PlayStore and 11k monthly active users.
  • The app supports importing audio files and synchronizing the drawn animation to music. The resulting animation can be exported as an MP4 video file.
  • Features the following editing tools: bucket fill, lasso select and transform tool, image import, customizable brushes, eraser, and color picker.
  • Managed a large codebase with over 15,000 lines of code and 900 commits.
  • Have grown and managed a Discord community with over 2000 members.
  • The project is open-source and has 150+ stars on Github.

Pdfegg

Online PDF editor
Jan 2022 - Current
  • Building an open-source PDF editing tool using React and Redux.
  • Supports creating new PDF files from scratch, as well as modifying an existing PDF file.

Education

Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation

BSc Computer Science
2013 - 2017
  • Built an image processing system that detects raised hands on a webcam video feed. Developed for assisting lecturers in a classroom setting. (C++, OpenCV)

Skills

Experienced
JavaScript, TypeScript, React, Redux, Flutter, HTML5/CSS3, Git
Familiar
VueJS, WebSocket, Sass, NodeJS, Kotlin, Android, Python, C++, UI/UX Design

Languages

English
Advanced (C2 CEFR)
Russian
Native