Cristian Stancalău


Research Interests

  • Code Review
  • Refactoring
  • Object Oriented Design
  • Code Quality Assurance

Hobbies and Interests

When not at work I keep myself busy with

  • Fitness
  • Cycling
  • Squash
  • Blogging
  • Business Literature
  • Coding

Work History

  • Contractor
    Chief Software Architect
    2017 – Present
  • Babes-Bolyai University
    Assistant Lecturer, Cluj-Napoca
    2018 – Present
  • Streamaxia
    Co-Founder, Technical Director, Cluj-Napoca
    2016 – 2017
  • ERNI
    Software Engineer, Cluj-Napoca
    2015 – 2016
  • Ullink
    Java Developer, Cluj-Napoca
    2014 – 2015
  • Agilio
    Software Engineer, Cluj-Napoca
    2011 – 2014
  • Garessio
    Software Developer, Cluj-Napoca
    2008 – 2011

I’ve Worked On

Below are just a few of the projects I’ve helped develop

  • WebSocket RTC Sessions Manager

    This on-premise solution provides a real time WebSocket communication gateway for bespoke real time business flows. It handles the real-time messages between the client’s browsers and your custom API or business logic.

    – Product Management
    – Definition of System Architecture
    – Java Development and Code Review
    – Feature and Implementation Analysis
    – Performance Testing

    Technologies and Methodologies:
    – Java 8, Gradle, Git, Jenkins, Artifactory
    – SocketIO, Spring Boot, EHCache
    – Jira, Confluence, BitBucket, Gliffy
    – Static Checking, TDD, Code Review

  • App

    BroadcastMe app enabled amateur social media users and publishers to stream live mobile video from their mobile phones or tablets. Its unique features allow you to stream to multiple servers at once. For instance, you can broadcast to YoutubeLive and Twitch at the same time.

    – Product roadmap definition
    – Technical marketing
    – Coordinating marketing team
    – Guide and review content marketing campaign
    – Guide and review social media marketing campaign
    – Training marketing interns
    – Promoting Agile methodologies among the marketing team (Scrum)
    – Interviewing and selecting marketing team

    Technologies and Methodologies:
    – Confluence, Jira
    – Social media marketing: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Buffer
    – Content marketing: WordPress, Medium
    – SEO, Yoast WP, Google Ad-words, Google Analytics
    – Scrum

  • EDMA – Enhanced Direct Market Access

    A Ullink product that facilitates order simulation. As a trader you no longer need to worry about what types of orders are supported on each market. EDMA automatically transforms the unsupported orders into supported equivalents. It even queues orders until they can be executed should they arrive outside market trading hours.

    – Java Development
    – Feature and Implementation Analysis

    Technologies and Methodologies:
    – JDK, Gradle, Git, Jenkins, Gerrit, Spock
    – Scrum, Code review

  • ZenithVault Enterprise and Freeware

    ZenithVault is a product offering secure transfer and storage solutions for sensitive information, featuring encrypted redundancy distribution across multiple data centers for high availability and security.

    – Java Development
    – System Architecture Design
    – System Testing and Performance Testing

    – Java, Maven, JUnit, PostgreSQL, JDBC, Log4J, Git