Aman Hordofo

Software Engineer

Software Engineer with broad experience in PHP web application software development.

Employment: Currently working at G2Planet Inc. on event management software plateforms.
(612) 532-8079
Minneapolis, MN

More than nine years of professional experience in PHP programming
• Extensive knowledge of PHP/MySQL, HTML5/CSS3, jQuery Linux/Unix platforms, MVC,Apache, Git, etc.
• Excellent history with content management relational databases systems and web development and web services

Jimma University, Ethiopia

Bachelor in Computer Science, 2003-2007

Cisco: CCNA Certificate
Coursera Certificates:
- Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld Systems, University of Maryland
- Programming for Everybody (Python), University of Michigan

Practitioner of OO design patterns & principles. Experienced in Agile methodology and TDD. Student of Microservices, Domain Driven Design & Enterprise Software Architecture.


PHP: Zend Framework, CodeIgniter, Laravel

Databases & Tools

Databases: Postgres, MySQL, MS SQL Server
Version control: Git, SVN,
Testing: PHPUnit


Java: OOP


Javascript: jQuery
Frameworks: Zurb Foundation, Bootstrap


G2Planet is a leading provider of event marketing and management software solutions for corporations.

  • Served as a Lead Developer on EventEXPRESS software platform.
  • Served as a Developer on EventMAX software platform.
  • Tools and Technologies used: PHP, PostgreSQL, Smarty 3, HTML5, CSS3, AJAX, JavaScript, jQuery, Git, Gitlab, Linux, emacs, PHPUnit, etc.
  • Clients: Intel, Citrix, BMC engage ... etc

DKS Systems is a premier web development and design company, winning kudos from clients, loyalty from business partners and acclaim from business media.

  • Wrote business, web application, and mobile solutions for clients.
  • Participated in the complete life cycle of application development including requirements gathering, design, development, and implementation.
  • PHP, MYSQL, LAMP Stack, jQuery, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
  • MVC (Zend Framework 2) development
  • WordPress Plugin / Theme development
  • Google Maps API, Google Analytics
  • Sample projects: Bag Colorizer Plugin

eDigita is a premier web development and design company located in saint paul, MN.

  • Collaborated with SEO and web designers to develop websites and web applications for small businesses, using PHP/MySQL, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Various API integration (Payment Authorized.NET, CyberSource)
  • CMS and E-commerce and shopping carts
  • PHP, MYSQL, LAMP Stack, jQuery, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
  • WordPress Plugin/Theme development, Magneto Development, lamp stack, CodeIgniter, Development, Akamai CDN API, Google Maps API, reCAPTCHA, Google Analytics, SEO, SVN, Responsive Design (Foundation).
  • Sample projects: Wholesale Appliances, Window Fashion VISION

ENTEGEE is a staffing company. Since 1958, ENTEGEE has responded to the staffing needs of hundreds of companies by providing experienced professionals in the engineering and technical industries.

  • Developed web applications, mobile application, websites, and served as lead developer managing remote developers in India, Ethiopia; Managed hundreds of sites on cloud and oversaw cloud servers.
  • Shopping Cart/ ecommerce
  • Mobile Application development
  • Online office system development
  • Web application development, using PHP, MYSQL, AJAX, JQuery, JavaScript, etc.

See all my experience on LinkedIn

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