Alexander  Ferenets


Personal information



Date of birth

15 / 07 / 1990


Russian Federation

Marital Status

Single, no child

Preferred job

Web-programmer PHP

Main skills and competences

Good knowledge of
  • Web-technologies (PHP 5 and 7, MySQL, Javascript),
  • HTML and CSS,
  • PHP frameworks (Symfony, Yii, Codeigniter),
  • jQuery,
  • CMS (Joomla, Wordpress, ModX),
  • Java.
Basic knowledge of C++, C#, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Ruby on Rails

Work experience

Kazan Federal University
2013 – at present

One of the largest university in Russian Federation.

  • author and lecturer of such courses as LAMP, Web-programming and Advanced PHP Programming,
  • tutor on Java courses.

2006 – 2011,
2013 – at present

   Web-developer (PHP, Ruby)
  • site all-way development using CMS (ModX, Joomla etc), own designed systems,
  • maintenance of sites with big data databases,
  • writing small CRM and ERP(usually for bookkeeping purposes) systems, parsers, scripts of different types on PHP and Ruby.

Own projects

  • learning how to use new frameworks, libraries and APIs,
  • improving programming and administrating skills,
  • improving writing and designing skills.
Last projects:
  • Let's play videos catalogue (on English)
    Scripts of this site connect to Youtube using its API, collect videos and catalog it: complex algorithm developed by me detects which category and game can be linked to particular video.
    It depends on such things as Levenshtein distance, regular expressions and other analysers.
    Also site has usefull filter form and moderating panel (besides simple Sonata admin panel).
    Developed with Symfony2, jQuery, Youtube and Steam APIs.
    I developed all site by my own (collecting and analysing scripts, filtering data, moderating panel etc) excluding Boostrap theme (base of layout).

2011 – 2013

German Russian company
Complex sites, e.g. online shops, hotel and ticket booking systems

   Web-programmer (PHP, Ruby), team leader
  • complex sites on MVC frameworks (Symfony2, Yii, RoR),
  • site maintenance,
  • team leader since July of 2012.
Last projects:
  • Runbee (on Russian)
    A service for seeking for a day-job using maps. The site has complex system of job recommendations, mail lists and very useful maps pages for employers and workers (runbees).
    Developed with Symfony 2, jQuery, Yandex and Google maps, Robokassa payment system.
    I was a team leader on this project. I designed site architecture, wrote technical documentation, made some parts of admin, user account modules etc
  • Superbooking (on Russian)
    A service for seeking for a airplane tickets with simple and comfortable design.
    Developed with Symfony 2, jQuery, Uniteller and Rapida payment systems.
    I was one of programmers in a developing team. I made some parts of admin and mailing modules.

Education and training

High school

Master of radio-physics, specialization Information systems and processes,
   Kazan State University, Kazan, Russia, GPA 5 (A), 2011 – 2013
Bachelor of physics, specialization Quantum electronics, institute of physics,
   Kazan State University, Kazan, Russia, GPA 4.25 (B+), 2007 – 2011

Secondary school

9th school with extensive English learning, class of maths and physics,
   Kazan, Russia, 1997-2007
   Silver medal awarded for exceptional academic performance (equivalent to A-level)

Other skills and competences


  • Administrating of Apache+PHP+MySQL,
  • GIT,
  • Basic administrating of Linux Ubuntu,
  • Windows XP, Windows 7 as experienced user,
  • Basics of Photoshop.
Other software: Wireshark, Redmine, Netbeans


  • English – upper intermediate/advanced
  • German – pre-intermediate (A2)
  • Russian – native
  • Tatar – pre-intermediate

Social skills and competences

Team work:
  • Developer in a team of 2-5 members – about 3 years.
  • Assistant in a laboratory of ultraviolet lasers with science group of 3-4 members – 1 year.

  • I've worked developing few projects as a team leader and project manager
  • As a freelancer sometimes I've had to find coworkers and organise our work.

Artistic skills and competencies

Presentation skills:
  • At university I've made a lot of presentations about my science work including my Bachelor and Master dissertations
  • Working as a freelancer and project manager I've had to make proper offers to clients about future work

Hobbies and activities

  • I have small blog about Austria written in Russian:
  • My favourite sports are volleyball and badminton
  • While studying for bachelor I have made short movie (8 min) about my native city   Kazan. It was interesting experience of interviewing, making videos and photos, working with sound.