Mert Tekfidan

Software Engineer · Warsaw / Poland ·

  • During my job experience, I have been focusing on web development field (building management applications on back-end and database side).
  • Always passionate to learn new skills and improve myself
  • Currently, I am improving backend and frontend framework skills (Node.js, Express.js, React).
  • I am always passionate about learning new skills and challenging myself.
  • Commitment to efficient work is an important factor of my life satisfaction.
  • I have a permanent work permit and valid “Karta Pobytu” due to 2023.


Digital Account Executive

Arteria G Partner, Warsaw

  • Establishing and maintaining long-lasting business relationships with customers.
  • Supporting customers’ in growing their business by advising on advertising strategies, products, trends, and budgets.
  • Analysing results in terms of achieving the objectives set.

Jan 2020 - Present

Project Manager / Lead Developer

Akademia Finansów i Biznesu Vistula, Warsaw

→Technologies: PHP, Drupal, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JS

The Project and Implementation of HR Academic Portal - An employee management information system, used for managing and monitoring academic results by academicians, supervisors, and the committee. Below is a summary of my responsibilities on this project:

  • Designing the Project
    • Defining user requirements, system requirements
    • Writing design documents
    • Scheduling features, meetings, revising schedule as needed
  • Developing Features (including, but not limited to)
    • Custom analysis and reporting pages (Core PHP, Drupal DB)
    • Import/Export CSV (Core PHP)
    • User Roles, custom views on Drupal pages based on roles
  • Testing
    • White-box Testing
    • Black-box Testing
  • Customer Relations

Sep 2015 - Aug 2019

Junior Backend Developer

Callobe Call Center Solutions, Istanbul

→Technologies: PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, jQuery

Call Centre Software Suite is a web portal to manage, analyze, and report leads. Additionally, the portal includes Agent Control Panel, Supervisor Control Panel, Administration Control Panel. Below is a summary of my responsibilities on this project;

  • Custom PHP API management
  • Administrative pages
  • Database Optimization
  • Backend Processes

May 2013 - Jun 2014

Web Developer - Freelancer

Lodos advertising agency, Istanbul

→Technologies: PHP, HTML, CSS, Wordpress, Opencart

The agency entrusts me with web development and all the system requirements . Responsibilities are listed below;

  • Creating CMS websites (WordPress, OpenCart),
  • Building static HTML based websites,
  • Converting static HTML websites into dynamic content management systems

2012 - 2015

Software Developer Intern

Istanbul University, Istanbul

→Technologies: ASP.NET, MSSQL

Led the development of an IT asset tracking application. Its purpose was tracking status of devices that have been dropped off to IT service.

Sep 2012 - Jun 2015


Turcom Technology Group, Istanbul

→Technologies: ASP.NET, MSSQL

Worked on small software projects given by the supervisor.

Sep 2009 - Jun 2010


Akademia Finansów i Biznesu Vistula, Warsaw

Bachelor of Engineering
Computer Engineering - Software Management
Sep 2014 - Mar 2018

İstanbul Aydin University, Istanbul

Bachelor of Engineering
Software Engineering
Sep 2012 - Jun 2014 (Drop Out)

Avrupa Meslek Yüksekokulu, Istanbul

Vocational school
Computer Science - Database Development
2010 - 2012

Selçuk Anadolu Meslek Lisesi, Istanbul

Vocational high school
Computer Science
2006 - 2010


Programming Languages & Scripts
  • Node.js,
  • Express.js,
  • PHP,
  • Laravel,
  • HTML,
  • CSS,
  • JS,
  • React,
  • ECMAScript,
  • Bootstrap
  • MySQL,
  • MSSQL,
  • MongoDB
Software & Tools
  • Git,
  • Wordpress,
  • Drupal,
  • phpMyAdmin,
  • Filezilla,
  • VSCode,
  • Postman,
  • MongoDB Compass
  • MVC,
  • OOP,
  • DRY,
  • KISS,
  • NoSQL
  • Analytical thinking,
  • Communication,
  • Time management,
  • Problem-solving,
  • Team player,
  • Leadership