A technical leader with architectural skills and experience in industry and Tech Startups.
Solutions Architect at Booking.com, focusing on enabling Connectivity Partners to resolve availability and reservation issues, scale operations and implement industry standards.
Learning and practicing customer discovery and design thinking has changed my professional life. I highly recommend Steve Blank’s book The Startup Owner’s Manual to anyone who is on the path of starting a new company.
I’ve designed and built cloud service models including Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Platform-as-a-Service, and Software-as-a-Service for several startups, SMEs and mid-size companies.
Cloud & SaaS Platforms:
Amazon AWS and Google Cloud
Programming Languages: Python, Ruby, GoLang and PHP
Frameworks: Ruby on Rails, Django, Flask and Symphony
Back in January 2015, I started MENA devs, an initiative with the purpose of connecting software developers, designers and computer enthusiasts in the MENA region.
What started as a Slack group quickly evolved to an active community, reaching more than 300 members and lead by dedicated members.
Email: email @ cnikolaou DOT com
I am open to discussing ideas, partnerships, coaching and mentoring.