Ievgenii Loza
Ievgenii Loza

Hello! waving-hand

I'm Ievgenii Loza — a manager, developer, and part-time wildlife rehabilitator.

I enjoy figuring things out, prototyping ideas, empowering teams, and having fun along the way. Recently, I have been focusing on scaling web applications using design systems, shared libraries, and fancy build tools.

I have a LinkedIn profile, mostly to keep in touch with colleagues and follow what is going on in the industry. You can read more details about me below on this page, or download my CV in PDF format by clicking the button below:


Work experience

01.01.2022 – Today (over 2 years)

Engineering Manager

Xeneta – Oslo, Norway flag-norway
ReactTypescriptPNPMNxDockerJenkinsAWSTerraform

Leading efforts on scaling the existing architecture to support the fast growth of the company. Helping teams be more efficient by driving forward development and design process improvements across the organization. Collaborating with peer managers on improving career paths, recruitment guidelines, and onboarding processes within the department.

  • Researching and planning high-level architecture changes to enable efficient development of new products and features
  • Exploring various product ideas and experimenting with new technologies by building live-data prototypes
  • Leading software developer hiring processes across 5+ positions
01.01.2021 – 01.01.2022 (about 1 year)

Lead Software Developer

Xeneta – Oslo, Norway flag-norway
ReactReactReduxTypescriptLernaYarn Workspaces

Completed a large-scale refactoring of the front-end codebase into a multi-application front-end monorepo.

  • Led hiring efforts for 3+ front-end developer positions
  • Organized department-wide presentations and workshops
01.01.2019 – 01.01.2021 (about 2 years)

Senior Software Developer

Xeneta – Oslo, Norway flag-norway
ReactReduxSCSSStyled-ComponentsWebpackBabel

Led efforts to improve the front-end build tools, enhance developer experience, and systematically address dependency updates across the front-end codebase.

01.06.2017 – 01.01.2019 (over 1 year)

Software Developer

Xeneta – Oslo, Norway flag-norway
ReactReduxSCSSStyled-ComponentsWebpackBabel

Worked on various tasks from refactoring legacy code to building new features and applications. Learned a lot about the importance of sharing knowledge, suggesting improvements, and helping other colleagues.

During my first months in Xeneta, I have been mentored by the Lead Front-end Developer (Pål) – very thankful for all the help and tips!

01.03.2016 – 01.06.2017 (over 1 year)

Software Developer

Gremi Media – Warszawa, Poland flag-poland
ReactReduxSCSSWebpackBabelPHPVagrant

Developed the new client-facing application for www.parkiet.com – a nationwide specialized daily newspaper dedicated to the stock exchange and the whole capital market in Poland.

01.03.2015 – 01.06.2016 (over 1 year)

Software Developer

Ideo Software House – Rzeszów, Poland flag-norway
JSCSSPHPSQL

Developed projects for clients from various industries: finance, energy, consumer, and healthcare.

Other experience

2021 – Today (over 3 years)

Making online courses

Planning, recording, and delivering online courses on various software development topics.

2019 – Today (over 5 years)

Volunteering

FugleAdvokatene – Oslo, Norway flag-norway

Being part of a volunteer organization that deals with taking care of wild and city birds in need. Rehabbed a bunch of injured and sick pigeons, seagulls and even patients such as a swift and a woodpecker. Helped with designing yearly calendars.

Certifications

November 2023

Design Research

ScreenSaverz – Course
Cohort #2

Learned how to understand users better and get useful insights for development by preparing research plans, using various research methodologies, conducting user interviews, synthesizing findings, identifying user journeys and models, discovering jobs-to-be-done, desired outcomes and actionable opportunities.


Education

2012 – 2016 (over 3 years)

Bachelor of Engineering

WSIIZ – Rzeszów, Poland flag-poland

Completed 6 semesters of learning theoretical aspects and best practices of software development, database fundamentals and human-computer interaction.

Nice to meet you! party-popper

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