Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Who is Vlatko Zdrale

My Resume

Vlatko Zdrale


Web Developer offering 5+ years of extensive experience in web standards and internationalization while embracing various aspects of web-based application development. Currently seeking an opportunity to apply previously acquired skills and expertise to achieve company goals. Experience in programming solutions that focus on HTML, PHP & MySQL, and relational database design. A dedicated technical professional with rare combination of creative and technical skills, possessing the following strengths:

  • Ability to learn new programming languages and concepts rapidly to meet demands of business applications.

  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical proficiency.

  • Responsible, persistent, and well organized.


  • Creation of dynamic data driven web sites including personalization, search, and commerce functionality.

  • Ability to develop, coordinate, and facilitate projects from stage of concept to full implementation.

  • Applies high level of motivation and organization to all professional endeavors.

  • Works well independently and collaboratively within team-based environments.


Excellent knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming and software development life-cycle, 15+ years of (general) programming experience, proposal and estimate writing.

Programming Languages

Operating System

(installing & maintenance)

  • PHP 4 & PHP 5 & MySQL

  • JAVA (Sun Java Developer Kit)

  • C/C++ (Borland C/C++/Builder, Visual C++

  • Pascal (Borland Delphi, Borland Turbo Pascal)

  • CCOBOL, Basic, Assembler

  • Windows 9x/NT/2000

  • MS DOS

  • C/C++ (Borland C/C++/Builder, Visual C++

  • Linux

  • Mikrotik router OS

Web Programming


  • HTML/CSS expert

  • PHP & MySQL expert

  • JavaScript & AJAX

  • Making Java Applet-a skills

  • Excellent knowledge of difference between browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera...

  • Installing & maintaining of LAN, WAN & WLAN, UTP cabling

  • TCP/IP network protocols

  • Network services: Telnet, FTP, SMTP, DNS…

  • Apache web server, IIS setup/configuration

Web design


  • Web interface Design: excellent knowledge of Macromedia Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, PaintStar...

  • Building, maintaining & upgrading PC systems

  • Excellent knowledge of PC hardware, architectures and families of processors



  • MySQL

  • MS SQL Server

  • Access

  • Digital sound editing: SoundForge, CoolEdit, Cakewalk, Audacity etc.

  • Digital video editing (Adobe Premier, ...)

  • 3D computer animation (3D MAX,...)


B.S. University of Belgrade, Faculty of Organizational Sciences
Organizational Engineer (Information Systems), Degree Awarded January, 2006.


TISHMA Investments, Schaumburg, IL
Network Engineer

  • Installed, configured, maintained LAN, Internet connections, and related computing environments, including hardware, system & applications software, and all configurations.

  • Maintained network hardware and software and monitored network to ensure network availability, performed necessary maintenance to support network availability.

  • Diagnosed hardware and software problems, and replaced defective components.

  • Planed and implemented network security measures in order to protect data, software, and hardware.

  • Performed data backups and disaster recovery operations.

March 2006 – Avgust 2006

SRB doo, Belgrade, Serbia
Web Programmer – Systems Engineering

  • Designed and implemented solutions for accounting web applications

  • Contributed technical expertise to all projects while actively being engaged in the managing contractor programmers and designers.

  • Deployed, tuned and optimized web applications to ensure high performance, and effectiveness.

  • Developed easy-to-understand documentation.

  • Developed and designed browser / platform independent web-based software components and application prototypes.

2001 – February 2006