Alin Mechenici
Alin MECHENICI
| (+46) 0700 620 334 | (+4) 0740 303 764 | Linkoping, Sweden | Cluj-Napoca, Romania
SUMMARY

An e-PR specialist, project manager, trainer and entrepreneur with passion.

Currently I'm working as a full stack web developer (life time junior), building cool web solutions for personal projects and clients and I am looking for exciting challenges in the technical field.

EXPERIENCE
Founder, IT & BOP Consultant Current Jan 2013 - Jan 2017
Highway to Business, Sweden
http://www.highway.business
  • Brand development, websites development and traffic growth for clients and internal projects
  • Building a business podcast
  • Organising NASA #SpaceAppsChallenge 2016 hackathon in Sweden
  • Hackathon mentor - Megahack, TechFest Transilvania 2016
  • Speaker at different conferences and events in Romania and Sweden (Techfest, Business Days, Afaceri.ro, LIU meetings, JCI, etc)
  • Serve as a subject matter expert. Interviews in the newspapers, TV and radio (Romania & Sweden)
  • Training and consultancy
  • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system.
  • Develop software verification plans and procedures.
  • Document and maintain software functionality (e.g. bug fixing).
  • Tailor and deploy software tools, processes and metrics.
  • Comply with project plans and industry standards using Scrum methodology from Agile framework.
  • Update job knowledge by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques and computing equipment; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications and maintaining personal networks.
  • Protect operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Develop software solutions by studying information needs; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle.
  • Provide technical supports to customers
Entrepreneur & CSR Expert Jan 2011 - December 2013
Mechenici & Partners, Romania
  • Project manager for "The Management of Communities" - partnering with Heineken for Communities (CSR)
  • Corporate Social Responsability Expert @ ActionamResponsabil.ro
  • Menthoring 15 startups
  • Business opperations consultant & trainer for dentistry managers @ DentalManagement
  • Communication & PR trainer - covering more than 10 cities
  • Founder & president of JCI Craiova (NGO)
PR & Project manager June 2006 - Jan 2011

PR Expert Impact SA (RealEstate Contractor & Developer)
    • Online strategy & positioning
    • Monitoring the direct competition
    • New "green field" projects strategy

  • PR Expert Gazeta de Sud (Romania's biggest regional newspaper)
    • Monitoring the direct & indirect competition
    • Blog development & growth
    • Organizing the "Open Doors Day"
    • Organizing internal events like "the movies night"
    • Technical solutions for internal use

  • Founder & President - PR Patrat (NGO)
    • Organizing PR Clubs and bloggers meetings
    • Bringing GeekMeet in Craiova - open source events
    • Bringing OpenCoffee in Craiova - open source events
    • Organizing "Conquere the market with PR" conference
    • PR trainings & consultancy for NGOs

    CERTIFICATIONS
    Train of trainers
    • December 2011National Council for Adult Vocational Training (VET/CNFPA)
    Corporate Social Responsability
    European expert
    • August 2013CSR Manager (VET/CNFPA)
    Entrepreneurship
    • May 2013Social Entrepreneurship in Italy
    • December 2008 Management & marketing
    EDUCATION
    "Fullstack Web Development" - Informal School, Cluj-Napoca 2016 - 2017
    "Junior web developer" - web technologies
    "Marketing and PR" - SNSPA David Ogilvy, Bucharest 2005 - 2009
    "ePR" - citizen journalism
    "Industrial Robots" - Electro-mechanics, University of Craiova 2004 - 2006
    The study of materials - Electro-mechanics faculty, University of Craiova
    "Electricity" - Energetic Highschool, Craiova 2000 - 2004
    "Electricity specialist" - Energetic Highschool, Craiova
    SKILLS
    Programming Languages: PHP, jQuery/JavaScript, Regex, MySQL, HTML5, CSS3, XML, Python
    Networking: Installing, configuring and troubleshooting of networking equipments, VoIP, TCP/IP protocol suite, LAN, DNS, MX, SSH, FTP, VPN configuration.
    Use of Web Technology: WAMP/LAMP, Apache, DigitalOcean, GitHub/Gitlab/BitBucket, Git, NodeJS, Bootstrap, Web Frameworks, Jekyll, Drupal
    Operating System: MacOS, iOS, Linux distros, VirtualBox
    LANGUAGES
    Romanian (Native)
    English (Business negociation - proffeciency level)
    Swedish (Speaking)
    Italian (Understaning)
    INTERESTS
    Modern Computer Programmings • Software Design and Engineering • Web Application Development • Computer Hackings • Network and Security • Internet of Things (IoT) • Data Management • UI/UX • Open Source Software • Visual Arts • Outdoor Sports • Photography • Biking & driving • Science & astronomy • History • Teaching & training delivery
    REFERENCES
    Available upon request. Email me .
    Last update: 28 December 2016
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