Pham Van Long

Tech Lead, Senior Web Developer, Sustaining Engineer

Career Summary

10 years of experiences in developing Web application with both server-side and client-side.

Solution-oriented and hands-on technical experiences, centered in Web development with additional experience in supper level support in the startup environment. Focused on creating collaborative efforts between pre-sales team and engineer teams to implement product level changes to benefit large user base. Experienced in user behavior patterns and UX design.

Ability to learn quickly, with adaptive learning methods, in order to fully understand business requirements and grasp a new technology in just 2 weeks.

Engaged in Agile and Lean Software Development for more than 5 years. Proficiency in JIRA, RedMine, Slack, and Google Docs.

My strengths:

  • PHP, CMS (Drupal) and eCommerce (Magento, Joomla)
  • Front-end development (10 years)
  • Full-stack development (5 years)
  • Hands-on experiences with eLearning solutions
  • Linux, Ubuntu
  • Self-learning ability

Work Experience


(Chronicle listings since the last 5 years)

Lead Developer, Software Architect

TIGO Software Solutions
2018 - Present

Responsible for: developing, assigning tasks, providing training, coordinating team meetings, and preparing reports.

 School Portal

School Portal, aka ERP for school, is the friendly, ease of use and intuitive School Automation Software that suites to almost every school or educational institution from student admission to student leaving, from fees collection to the operation expenses, from student marks to exam results etc.


Technologies used:

  • PHP 7.x
  • CodeIgniter
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery
  • Students: Student Admission Form, Student Registration by CSV, Bulk Student Registration, Search Students by Classs and Session
  • Academic: Class Routine, Attendance, Syllabus, Subject, Class and Multi Session
  • Examination: Marks, Grading System, Student Promotion
  • Accounting: Student Fee Management, Expense Management, Bulk Invoice Creation, Student Payment Report
  • Back Office: Library (Books and Borrowing Procedures), Noticeboard, Manage Addon (i.e. Student Biometric Attendance Addon)

 GRADE.US is a software-as-a-service platform with a deep focus on customer reviews and comprehensive services.

Technologies used:

  • Ruby 2.x
  • RubyOnRails 4
  • TypeScript
  • Bootstrap
  • Bootsnipp
  • jQuery
  • Fuse.JS (fuzzy-search library)
  • Flexbox Model
  • Shadow DOM
  • Google AMP
3 key components:
  • Review acquisition: Tools to activate happy customers to write reviews and intercept unhappy customers before they do.
  • Review data collection: Crawler-based monitoring of major, minor and industry-specific review sites to gather your review data more completely and accurately than any other service.
  • Review amplification: Tools to help your brand(s) get more mileage out of positive reviews with automated streaming to your websites and social media profiles.


"BUZZr" will be a community oriented communication platform designed to connect user via a multitude of communication methods including: text, voice, picture and video messaging. The emphasis of this application will be delivering a simply, easy to use and highly customizable solution that has consumer, prosumer and business applications in a single user interface.

Technologies used:

  • Python2.7
  • Django nonrel 1.5
  • MongoDB
  • RWD/Bootstrap
  • Bootsnipp
  • Select2
  • Gallic.js
  • HTML5/CSS3
  • Shadow DOM
  • Heatmap JS
  • Design data model
  • Provide RESTfull Services include APIs: Create access token, Facebook Login, Check user existence, Validate user phone, User Registration, Create User Profile, Update User Profile, Get User Details, Get User Location, Calculate Miles from user location, Manage Application Users, Reset Password, Send SMS, Curate Video, Manage Email Template, ...
  • Provide Web Admin: Manage Users, User Profile, Search User, Statistic User


Provice the smart mobile service built-in phones that allows users to purchase or customize their plan (voice, text, data), and share it with other phone subscribers.

Technologies used:

  • PHP
  • Yii2 Framwork
  • Angular JS
  • Adaptive Web Design (AWD)
  • RWD/Bootstrap
  • Implement purchase flows: Card, Wallet, Payment and Catalog
  • [Sustaining Engineering] Maintain and fix bugs

Senior Software Developer

Pentalog High Tech (5 years)
2013 - 2018



The project developped by Pentalog is an online platform for booking movie tickets. It aims at offering a new retail space for independant cinemas which lack of visibility against big marker player such as UGC, Gaumond, Pathe. It also has the advantage of making the information smart, simple but exhaustive for the spectator and it provides another mean of expression for movie critic's blogger which thus benefit in visibility and so play a major role in the mission of promoting the French independent cinema.

Technologies used:

  • PHP 5.3
  • Magento 1.8
  • Magento Caching System
  • JQuery Select2
  • JQuery Ajax
  • PHP Unit Testing

Tools / OS:

  • Netbeans
  • Nginx
  • Jenkins
  • Ubuntu
  • Development of the front-end of the site Responsive Design
  • Model definition data is retrieved via a remote API
  • Creating the Profile module that enables account management and user roles and integration with social networks Facebook and Twitter
  • Integrating BDD GeoMind for geolocation of the user (eg list of theaters near you)
  • Developm module to use the API and therefore WWmedia view information about cinemas and French films and use Magento Caching System to make high performance.
  • Develop the recommendations engine that offers users the possibility of granting leave notes or comments about the films they have seen


Demo Link:

Virtual Fanatic, start-up of Pentalog Group, a leading IT services provider of the francophone offshore, is a unique Digital Marketing structure in the IT field. The start-up proposes recruitment services (under the brand of People Centric, IT recruitment company), technologies and services related to the employment, the distribution of numerous open source and proprietary software editors in a Cloud Catalog with a unique business model, various intermediation, marketing, consultancy services.

Technologies used:

  • Drupal 7
  • Magento
  • Webix (Portlet JS)
  • JQuery Ajax
  • Javascript

The project consists in developing a public and private Cloud services platform. This platform allows customers to create, just in a few clicks, an infrastructure providing access to a catalogue of 100 applications (CRM, CMS, Business Intelligence, ERP, etc), either Open Source or proprietary. The access is realised via a secured VPN connection.

  • Develop additional modules for Magento to display product, make recurring billing and generate PDF order from Open Document Template to send it out to customers.
  • Develop SimplifyPurchase module to customize the checkout workflow.
  • Develop additional modules for Drupal to create WebServices, call WebServices, manage products, manage customers, manage meta-data resources of customer etc
  • Synchronize data between Mangento, Drupal and GLPI.
  • Training PHP, Drupal members.
  • Join interviewing PHP candidates.


Successful at motivating teams to meet demanding timelines. Thanks to my strengths in verbal communication and maturity, I had lead last 2 projects with very good results, including:

  • Complete detailed programming and development tasks for front end public and internal websites
  • Cooperate with designers to create clean interfaces and simple, intuitive interactions and experiences.
  • Work with senior front-end developers to manage large, complex design projects for corporate clients.

Development Workflows:

  • Mobile-First, Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging
  • Cross Functional Teams
  • Agile Development & Scrum

Skills & Tools


  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • AngularJS
  • Angular2
  • Angular6
  • Drupal (since 2014)
  • Magento (since 2017)
  • Joomla (since 2018)
  • WordPress/WooCommerce
  • CMS/Zend/Symphony
  • JQuery


  • Python2.7/Django
  • Ruby/Rails
  • PHP5, PHP7, PHPUnit
  • MongoDB


  • LTE Admin
  • LightGallery JS
  • Moodle
  • Odoo
  • Restful API
  • Multi-Tenant Architecture
  • SPA Architecture
  • Swagger
  • RWD / AWD
  • RedMine
  • JIRA
  • DevOps
  • Wireframing with Balsamiq
  • BPMN /


  • BSc in Computer Sciences
    Hanoi Unverisity
    2003 - 2008

Awards / Certificates

  • Drupal 7
    Certificate of Drupal 7 training by Webikon


  • Vietnamese (Native)
  • English (Intermediate)
  • Japanese (Beginer)


  • Explore the latest technology advancements in the front-end web development
  • Lead the innovation club
  • Music
  • Backpacking
  • Read tutorials about Business Analyst and Data Sciences

My quote: Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler (over-simplification)