SW Specialist, Descom Oy

Tampere, Finland


  • PHP
  • CSS / CSS3
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • MySQL
  • Amazon cloud
    • EC2
    • Route53
    • CloudFront
  • Varnish
  • Brightcove
  • Semantic web
  • CMSs
    • Magento
    • Wordpress
    • Drupal


SW Specialist

Descom Oy

August 2014 - present

Senior web developer

Futuvision Technologies Ltd.

January 2013 - August 2014

Web developer

Futuvision Media Ltd.

May 2010 - January 2013


May 2012 - August 2014

Transition from Radio86 to gbtimes.

A large scale Drupal 7 based multilingual website with tens of thousands of pieces of content.

Utilizes Apache Solr for search functionality, APC and Memcached for internal caching, and clustered Varnish servers for page caching, load balancing and latency-based DNS routing using Amazon Route53 service.

Integrated with Razuna media asset management system.

Integrated with Brightcove video cloud, with a custom solution for dynamically creating a Google-compliant video sitemap of uploaded videos.

SEO and page load speed optimization is a major point of focus.

I have also done a lot of PHP performance optimization with the help of tools like XHProf and Xdebug.

May 2010 - April 2012

Several Drupal 4.7 based sites were migrated into a single multilingual Drupal 6 site.

Utilized Boost module for page cache.

Included integration with Magento through Magento API.