Sergey Pavlov

07020, Olbia-Tempio, Sardegna, Italy / +39 348 594 33 76 /


My video self-presentation -


IT-guy with 10+ years of experience in web development. Focused on IT-environment design and implementation in accurate correspondence with business goals. Planning budgets and managing costs optimization issues. Able to successfully orchestrate multifunctional remote and local development teams.


Software Engineer Team Lead Feb 2019  -  Present
HDD,  Olbia-Tempio/Italy

Responsible for the company’s web-resources, IT operations, and IT equipment.


Chief Technology Officer Dec 2013  -  Present,  Moscow/Russia,

Responsible for strategy of development, solution design, execution and integration IT operations and technologies.

Management of all IT-staff teams.

Supervise incident management.

  • Managed and delivered multiple large scale projects on time and within budget;
  • Designed and managed an installation of monitoring and continuous integration systems;
  • Developed and organized a smooth rewrite of the company's websites from the old framework to the new one, without losing any traffic or data, using split development (part to part);
  • Designed and organized DDoS protection based on Nginx software, Proxy servers and Cisco equipment;
  • Integrated an agile methodology into the development process;
  • Transformed an IT into a strategic business partner.


Software Engineer Jul 2012 - Dec 2013

Mail.Ru Group, Moscow/Russia,

Creating a system for aggregation an information in different formats from thousands of data providers.

Developing a Single Sign-On platform for the all e-commerce projects of the company.

API development for mobile applications.

  • Provided protection against OWASP top 10;
  • Migrate a whole project from Perl to PHP (;
  • Team leader deputy.


Team Lead / Software engineer Aug 2010  -  Feb 2012
Molotok, Moscow/Russia,

High load product development (2,5 million registered users, 350 thousand unique users per day).

Managing a software development team.

REST API services development.

  • Analyzed in details the pros and cons of using different databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL);
  • Migrated a production DB from MySQL to PostgreSQL using only the Unix command line with difficult regular expressions;
  • Mixed Kanban and Scrum agile methodologies for the better way to make the quality project for a smaller time.


Software Engineer Aug 2009  -  Aug 2010
Parcsis, Moscow/Russia,

Designing and developing the architecture of horizontal sharing a big data (65 million documents).

Creation of the deployment process system.

Creation of the system for parsing different markup using RegExp.


Software Engineer Aug 2007  -  Aug 2009
Simtech, Ulyanovsk/Russia,

Modification of the company software products to customer requirements.

Development of a product architecture and new features.

Quality assurance of the company projects.