Freelance software developer and consultant
Vangelis currently serves the position of CTO at Qrator (http://www.qrator.com) and provides independent consulting and software development services.
His key areas of activity are: web development, mobile development, scientific programming, data mining, telemetry and telematics. Since 2006, he has successfully delivered hundreds of projects. His is fluent in Python, Ruby, PHP, uses the MVC design patterns (and respective frameworks Django, Ruby on Rails, Yii/CodeIgniter) and loves the Agile manifesto.
Furthermore, he's academically active in the data mining, multi-agent systems and artificial intelligence research domains, strongly affiliated with the Technical University of Crete, Intelligent systems lab.
He has studied Electronic & Computer Engineering at the Technical University of Crete, receiving D.Eng and M.Sc degrees. He is a PhD candidate at the same department, focusing on artificial intelligence and expert systems.
Since 2004, he has participated in a series of national and international research projects, at the position of research assistant. Furthermore, he has an extremely active teaching experience, spanning to all sectors of highest and vocational education.
In 2007, he co-founded jobsite.gr with Petros Dimitriadis. Jobsite.gr is a free job board, one of the most prominent in Greece.
Since 2007, he actively collaborates with Emphasis Telematics a key player in state-of-the-art fleet management systems. Vangelis holds the position of a regional partner, providing consulting services in the areas of telemetry and fleet management systems.