Mohammad Naghavi

Senior Software Engineer I'm an experienced software developer both on front-end and backend, who also has established history in software architecture, design and requirements engineering.
Vienna, Austriamohamnag@gmail.com

Languages & Technologies

  • Java
  • Vert.x
  • Spring Boot
  • MongoDB
  • Postgres
  • Dart
  • Flutter
  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • Vue.js/Nuxt.js
  • Docker
  • AWS
  • Google Cloud
  • NATS
  • Kafka


  • Software Architecture & Design
  • Cloud Deployment
  • Backend development
  • Frontend development

Work Experience

Bitpanda Pro Germany GmbH
Apr 2022 - Jul 2023
(1 Years, 4 Months)

Technical Lead
Since Dec 2022

  • Hands-on development as well as technical leadership
  • Leading a team of 5 developers (3 backend, 2 frontend)
  • Helping team members to grow and improve their skills
  • Guiding team members to make technical decisions and find solutions
  • Working closely with product management and other stakeholders to define and refine requirements
  • Working closely with other teams to align on technical solutions and interfaces
  • Working closely with the CTO and principal engineer(s) to define and refine the technical roadmap

Senior Backend Developer

  • Developing and improving new and existing reactive style micro-services
  • Reducing technical debt and improving code quality

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Java, Vert.x, Kafka
  • AWS DynamoDB, AWS Fargate, ECS, CloudWatch
  • GitLab, GitLab CI, Docker
  • Reactive Systems, REST, Swagger
  • SCRUM, JIRA, Confluence

KnowledgeFox GmbH
Nov 2021 - Mar 2022
(5 Months)

Interim Chief Technology Officer

  • Take over status-co of the system from previous CTO
  • Plan, specify and co-implement minor fixes and features in the time between take over and transfer of company into new ownership
  • Participation and input in future architectural discussions with new ownership architects

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Java, Spring, RESTful Services
  • GitLab CI/CD, Docker, Traefik

5G Systems
Sep 2019 - Oct 2021
(2 Years, 2 Months)

Senior Software Engineer

  • Developing and improving new and existing reactive style micro-services with very low latency (40ms end-to-end going through multiple services)
  • Contributed code to Open Source projects in interest of and supported by company

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Java, Vert.x, NATS, MongoDB
  • Reactive Systems
  • Docker, AWS, Traefik, Nomad, Consul
  • OpenAPI, REST

Jan 2018 - Aug 2019
(1 Years, 8 Months)

Senior Software Engineer

  • Worked on multiple external projects
  • Participated in decisions regarding architectural and technological choices
  • Developed micro-services and backends
  • Setup test and deployment pipelines for developed components

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Domain Driven Design, Reactive Systems
  • Java, Spring, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Kafka, Spring Cloud Contract, OpenAPI/Swagger
  • Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, AWS, Azure, Jenkins
  • Kanban, SCRUM, JIRA, Confluence

EBCONT enterprise technologies
Dec 2016 - Nov 2017
(12 Months)

Senior IT Consultant

  • Worked as external member with different teams
  • Consulted teams on deciding and choosing proper solutions for their projects
  • Also developed together with external teams on their projects

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Java, JavaEE, JSF, JavaScript, REST
  • Git, SVN, Jenkins
  • SCRUM, Kanban, JIRA, Confluence

SmartAssets Developments
Feb 2015 - Nov 2016
(1 Years, 10 Months)

CTO, Co-founder

  • Led a team of 4 developers, building an online platform's backend and its 3 clients
  • In contact with stakeholders, harvested the requirements and identified system's needs
  • Designed structure of the system, its internal and public APIs and components as multiple micro-services
  • Developed backend micro-services actively as part of the team
  • Set up the test and delivery pipelines (CI/CD) for backend and clients
  • Took measures including code review, pair programming and similar to improve and maintain code quality

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Domain Driven Design, Reactive Systems, REST, Swagger
  • Java, Vert.x, JavaEE, JAX-RS
  • GitLab, GitLab CI, Docker, AWS
  • SCRUM, JIRA, Confluence
  • Postgres, OrientDB, MongoDB, Elasticsearch

Emporia Telecom
Jul 2012 - Sep 2014
(2 Years, 3 Months)

Technical Team Lead

  • Led technical aspect of a project building a support system for Emporia feature phones enabling remote management and assistance using external clients
  • System allowed managing calendar entries, clock alarms, Geo fencing and live localisation of feature phone from a tablet or smart phone as well as receiving alarm in case of an emergency detection on feature phone
  • Extracting system requirements and technical specifications based on stakeholders' expectation
  • Defined and documented the public API and SLA of the system based on requirement
  • Synchronised and was the contact point of two external teams and one internal team involved in the project building backend, 2 smart phone clients and 1 tablet client
  • Verified the deliveries, did functional and load testing of deliveries by writing automated acceptance tests and delegating manual testing tasks to internal testing team

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • JavaEE, JAX-RS, MySql, Cordova, Apache JMeter
  • JIRA, Confluence

Sep 2006 - Oct 2009
(3 Years, 1 Months)

Co-founder, Developer

  • Developed various web and desktop applications as contractor
  • Identified customer requirements in direct contact with them

Technologies, tools and concepts involved:

  • Delphi, PHP, C#, MySql, JavaScript


Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
Oct 2009 - Oct 2016

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science (Informatik)

Developed an Eclipse plugin as part of bachelor degree thesis “Feature-based Change Tracking in a Feature- oriented Software Development System”

University of Kashan
Oct 2002 - Sep 2007

Bachelor of Science, Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Developed both software and hardware for bachelor degree thesis “Tracking non-GEO-synchronous satellites and setting communicator device”

I published the source of application (named MaxTrack) as can be found under portfolio page.


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Working on open source projectsDeveloping mobile applications with over 50K download in totalCreating web applicationsWood & Metal working
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