Jake Zalewski

Senior Web Developer

Do you need a professional freelance web programmer? I have 12 years experience web programming, building database driven websites using PHP and MySQL. I am independent web developer, available for hire as a freelancer for new website development, psd to HTML conversion, custom PHP programming, website maintenance or any other kind of website development you need.

Programming

Applications / Frameworks

Professional Experiences

  • Senior Web Developer at Dara Creative, February 2014 - Present

    I'm mostly responsible for building robust Drupal websites and applications.

  • Freelance Web Developer, Apr. 2000 - Present

    My roles involved building rich web applications and websites with OO PHP5, mySQL, XHTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript / jQuery.

Education

  • Master of Mathematics, Oct. 2004 - Jun. 2006

    University of Kazimierz Wielki in Bydgoszcz

    Majors included: Analysis, Algebra, Discreet Mathematics and FinancialĀ Mathematics.
    Thesis: "Dyadic derivatives and their implementation into Walsh series."

  • Batchelor in Computer Science, Oct. 2001 - Jun. 2003

    Academy of Bydgoszcz

    Majors included: HTML, PHP, C++(object oriented), MathLab, operating systems and Linux administration.
    Thesis: "PHP as a web programming language."

Shopping Carts & Ecommerce

  • Medco

    Medco

    StudioForty9

    This Prestashop store required integration with Salesorder.com to allow stock control. In addition to that I had to rewrite part of the core code to allow high volume of attributes being available to visitors on the product detail page.

    www.medco.ie

  • Apex Replicas

    Apex Replicas

    Internet Dreams Studio

    Based on PrestaShop the site offers its users bespoke search facility as well as unique pre-ordering system. Site owner has an easy way of managing backordered items by simply providing a CSV file containing sales reports. Every user is automatically notified when a backordered item is available for purchase.

    www.apexreplicas.com.au

  • Luxury Artisan

    Luxury Artisan

    Internet Dreams Studio

    This shop is based on PrestaShop ecommerce. The templates however have been created from scratch to fit the XHTML provided for this project. Additionally I had to recode wishlist module to match the requirements and make most elements load dynamically using AJAX.

    www.luxuryartisan.com

  • iSpeeches

    iSpeeches

    StudioForty9

    This project required both Magento and Bootstrap. In addition I was asked to code jQuery scripts that trigger Bootstrap components. I also developed Magento module to display most popular items from any category.

    www.ispeeches.com

  • Bathroomsmade

    Bathroomsmade

    Theflexstudio

    The most challenging part of this project was to integrate Prestashop into a custom theme, creating a customised product detail page and shipping calculation that would fit customer's requirements.

    www.bathroomsmade.com

  • The Auction Yard

    The Auction Yard

    Theflexstudio

    I was asked to integrate PrestaShop ecommerce and create a module for visitors to submit a bid for auctioned items and allow control of these bids from the backend. All templates have been built from scratch to fit the XHTML.

    www.thesalvageyard.co.uk

  • Mclister's

    Mclister's

    Theflexstudio

    I've integrated PrestaShop and completely recoded its Smarty template to fit provided XHTML.

    www.mclisters.com

  • J. Dougherty & Sons

    J. Dougherty & Sons

    Theflexstudio

    Customized PrestaShop ecommerce. Custom design applied. Customized code to show different prices based on customer group and restrict access to selected products to wholesale customers.

    www.jdsdistribution.com

  • Baumanns

    Baumanns

    Digitalounge

    I've redeveloped the site using osCommerce. Changes involved customizing CSS and altering layout to fit company branding.

    www.baumanns.ie

Web Applications & custom CMS

  • Vouchedfor

    Vouchedfor

    Internet Dreams Studio

    I worked along side the web designer to custom code a PHP CMS to enable IFA to register profiles and customers to find them based on number of criteria. The customer could then exchange correspondence with chosen IFA and book a meeting.

    www.vouchedfor.co.uk

  • Tacticalsalestraining

    Tacticalsalestraining

    Internet Dreams Studio

    This client needed a website to manage training venues and dates. Participants can sign up for a training and book it with PayPal. The site offers one-page booking procedure.

    www.tacticalsalestraining.co.uk

  • Digicargo

    Digicargo

    Digicargo

    Full site development was done here using PHP and MySql. This site is a custom application including user registration and real-time chat with comet technology.

    en.digicargo.eu

  • Cutting Edge Helicopters

    Cutting Edge Helicopters

    Theflexstudio

    I was asked to build a custom CMS around bootstrap XHTML. In addition to that I've integrated a simple and easy to use shopping cart together with PayPal payment gateway.

    www.cuttingedgehelicopters.com

  • Audioforapps

    Audioforapps

    Theflexstudio

    The specs for this project consisted of creating an online store for audio makers. The system offers watermarking and online conversion to mp3 of any audio file uploaded. Music makers can easily check and claim their share on audio that has been sold.

    www.audioforapps.net

  • Magherabuoy House Hotel

    Magherabuoy House Hotel

    Theflexstudio

    I worked in conjunction with web designer to build a custom CMS to manage website data. Integration with third party online booking facility was also required.

    www.magherabuoy.co.uk

  • Learnspanish4life

    Learnspanish4life

    Internet Dreams Studio

    This site allows the owner to publish different types of learning materials for individuals that have registered an account and paid for membership. It's integrated with Papal and every member is automatically notified when his account is due to expire.

    www.learnspanish4life.co.uk

  • SugarCrm add-on modules

    SugarCrm add-on modules

    Inred

    I've created several SugarCrm add-on modules that allow Mercedes, Skoda and Ford dealerships managing stock and controlling made appointments and customer calls. The owner can easily calculate interests on each vehicle being in stock. All info can be exported to PDF or CSV for further processing.

    www.crm.kmstrans.pl

  • Indus Valley

    Indus Valley

    Theflexstudio

    I worked in conjunction with web designer to build a custom CMS to manage website data. Additionally an easy to use online booking system had to be created.

    www.indusvalleycuisine.com

  • Karl Henry Personal Training

    Karl Henry Personal Training

    Theflexstudio

    This client needed a website to promote his personal training services. He needed Custom CMS tools, small ecommerce module and PayPal integration to sell his book and manage orders.

    www.karlhenry.ie

  • Glens Business

    Glens Business

    Theflexstudio

    I was responsible for creating an online business directory, where companies could register and edit their profiles and gallery. In addition users have the ability to renew and upgrade their membership and pay online for the chosen package which involved integrating with PayPal.

    www.glensbusiness.com

  • Independent Property Auctions

    Independent Property Auctions

    Theflexstudio

    This client needed a website to manage property auctions. The system allows to define auctions venues as well as assign properties that will be auctioned. There is an automated countdown timer on the homepage letting customers know when next auction is taking place.

    www.independentpropertyauctions.com

Joomla!

  • Tuohy O'Toole

    Tuohy O'Toole

    Avenir

    I was asked to customize iProperty Joomla! component to fit external XML feed and provide tools to handle the import of properties and auto-resizing images.

    www.tot.ie

  • Katerbay

    Katerbay

    Avenir

    My responsibility was to migrate from Joomla! 1.0 to Joomla! 2.5 keeping all Virtuemart products and integrate new responsive template. Hacked Virtuemart module to display manufacturers as a dropdown list.

    www.katerbay.com

  • Cobwebs

    Cobwebs

    Avenir

    I've developed an online catalogue module for Joomla!. Visitors can export product listings to PDF with a click of a button. I've used FPDF library to achieve the goal.

    www.cobwebs.ie

  • TheInteriorsDirectory

    TheInteriorsDirectory

    Avenir

    I've managed to fix all issues with existing Directory component. Hacked its original code to allow visitors connecting via Facebook alternatively to registering new account.

    www.interiorsdirectory.com

  • Nea

    Nea

    Avenir

    The customer required a user friendly energy calculator. The whole facility is placed on a single page with only current step being shown as user goes along. The admin holds a facility to change constant rates at any stage.

    www.nea.ie

Contact Info

+48 697 230 006

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