Curriculum Vitae

PersonalFirst Name: Rıdvan                     Last Name: DÖNGELCİ

Place of Birth: Merkez/Denizli, Turkey

Date of Birth: 13/09/1988

Nationality: Turkish


Phone: (+358) 44 929 37 36

Address:  Pakkamestarinkatu 1 F 101, 00520 Helsinki, Finland



2014 – Aalto University School of Science, Espoo, Finland
Ph.D in Computer Science and Engineering
2011 – 2013 Aalto University School of Science, Espoo, Finland
M.Sc in Foundations of Advance Computing, Computer Science
Cumulative GPA: 4.27/5.00
2006 – 2010 Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
B.Sc. in Computer Science Department, on full scholarship.
Cumulative GPA: 3.70/4.00
2002 – 2006     Denizli Erbakır Science High School, Denizli, Turkey
Cumulative GPA: 5.00/5.00

Work Experience

2015 – Rovio Entertainment (Server Developer)
Responsibilities: Game cloud services development with Java frameworks. REST API development with JAX-RS, NoSQL Databases, caches and more to manage immense number of users.
2014 – 2015 Aalto University (Ph.D Student)
Responsibilities: Research on genomics big data processing and user behavior big data processing.
2013 – 2014  Aalto University (Master Thesis Worker)
Responsibilities: Research on energy efficiency of cloud systems, solid state disk and hard disk performance analysis, Solr text search engine energy analysis under certain workloads.
2012 – 2013  Ericsson (Part-time Software Developer)
Responsibilities: Test development for radio network controller, test framework development with Erlang.
2010 – 2011  CyberSoft Inc. (Full-time Software Developer)
Responsibilities: J2EE application development, developing log management application with service oriented architecture, server-side development with Java.
2009 – 2010  Bor Software Inc. (Summer Trainee)
Responsibilities: Implementing flash map application with ActionScript, PHP development, Web 2.0 development with JavaScript.
  Bor Software Inc. (Part-time Software Developer)
Responsibilities: Web development with PHP, opera widget development with HTML5 and JavaScript, iPhone development etc.


Course Assistance

Scalable Cloud Computing T-79.5308 Scalable Cloud Computing P
Aalto University
Tutorials, and assignment Grading
Algorithms and Programming II CS 102 Algorithms and Programming II
Bilkent University
Lab assignments and grading
Algorithms and Programming I CS 101 Algorithms and Programming I
Bilkent University
Lab assignments and grading


Qualifications & Skills

Computer Languages: Java, JavaScript, C/C++, Objective-C, PHP, MIPS, Verilog, Scheme, ActionScript
Operating Systems: Windows, Linux, Mac OS
Other Programs: MS Office, OpenOffice, Matlab, Hadoop, Solr



Languages: Turkish: Native, English: Fluent in speaking and writing (TOEFL IBT 95/120)


Research Interests: Cloud computing, Distributed computation, Map reduce applications, Peer-to-peer networks, Machine learning applications, Computer vision
Recreational Activities: Scuba-diving, Card & Board games, Swimming, Mobile application development


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