Software Developer at Elasticsearch
- Amsterdam Area, Netherlands
- Information Technology and Services
Luca Cavanna's Overview
- Software Developer at Elasticsearch
- Software Developer at Trifork
- Java Lead Developer at Cup 2000 s.p.a.
- Java/J2EE Developer at BST - Banking Solutions & Technologies s.p.a.
- Java/J2EE Developer at Esis s.r.l.
- Java/J2EE Developer at GeDInfo s.c.r.l.
- Software developer at Syntech
- Università degli Studi di Milano
- Istituto Statale di Istruzione Industriale G. Marconi, Piacenza
Luca Cavanna's Summary
I'm ambitious, self-learner, always looking for challenging projects. I love dealing with any kind of technical issue and I'm extremely passionate about what I do. I enjoy taking care of every detail, from the design of a new software to its deployment and maintenance.
I'm an open source software enthusiast and I love contributing back to the open source projects I use. My specialties are Java, Spring, Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene. I'm interested in other technologies as well, mainly in the open source software ecosystem.
Luca Cavanna's Experience
Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Computer Software industry
July 2013 – Present (1 year 3 months)
Public Company; 201-500 employees; TRIFOR.CO; Computer Software industry
October 2011 – June 2013 (1 year 9 months) Amsterdam Area, Netherlands
Software development, mainly related to enterprise search using open source technologies like Apache Lucene/Solr and elasticsearch.
As search consultant I work with many customers on either improving/reviewing their search solutions or creating new ones using open source technologies.
I also give custom trainings about apache lucene, solr and elasticsearch.
I'm an Apache Lucene/Solr contributor and blogger at blog.trifork.com.
I also started the following open source projects:
elasticshell: a command line shell for elasticsearch.
elasticsearch-solr-river: elasticsearch river plugin that allows to import data from a running Solr instance.
Know-how: Java, Spring, Apache Lucene, elasticsearch, Apache Tika, mongodb, Maven, Gradle, Git.
Java Lead Developer
Privately Held; 501-1000 employees; Hospital & Health Care industry
May 2007 – September 2011 (4 years 5 months)
Software development within the e-health area, system integration, team leading, technical trainings, technical support and 2nd level help desk support, system administration, technical documentation.
Know-how: Java, Java Servlet, Java Swing, JFreeChart, XML, XSLT, Web Services, Refactoring, Subversion, Mercurial, Spring Framework, myBatis, Freemarker, Apache Wicket, testNG, JUnit, Jenkins, Apache Tomcat, Apache Ant, Oracle, PL/SQL, Trac, Redmine, GNU/Linux.
Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Insurance industry
March 2006 – December 2006 (10 months)
Consultant nearby CSE - Consorzio Servizi Bancari, software development within the banking area.
Know-how: Java, JSP, Java Servlet, J2EE, Apache ObJect relational Bridge, Java Swing, Java Web Start, CVS, IBM Websphere, DB2.
July 2005 – November 2005 (5 months)
Internship at the end of my degree studies: analysis and design of an enterprise application using advanced technologies of the Java environment.
Know-how: Java, JSP, JCTL, Java Servlet, J2EE, JMX, XDoclet, Hibernate, Apache Tomcat, JBoss, SQL Server.
Luca Cavanna's Courses
- Natural Language Processing
- elasticsearch core training
Luca Cavanna's Languages
Italian(Native or bilingual proficiency)
English(Professional working proficiency)
Luca Cavanna's Skills & Expertise
- Spring Framework
- Apache Wicket
- Java Swing
- Continuous Integration
- Apache Ant
- Apache Solr
- Apache Lucene
Luca Cavanna's Education
Computer Science, Operating Systems, Programming, Web technologies, Databases, Software engineering
2001 – 2005
Degree thesis titled: "Analysis and design of an enterprise application using advanced technologies of the Java environment".
Istituto Statale di Istruzione Industriale G. Marconi, Piacenza
High School diploma, Informatics specialization, Mathematics, Informatics, Programming, English, French.
1996 – 2001
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