About Evo Eftimov


Evo Eftimov is based in London, UK and available worldwide for lead roles on projects delivering Big Data or Complex, Large-Scale, Mission-Critical, Highly-Scalable, Secure, DISTRIBUTED, Systems (especially for the Capital Markets industry – algorithmic trading and market & credit risk systems)

Hands on roles combining hands on development, leadership, architecture design and excellent stakeholder management. Huge experience leading highly skilled, global teams.


GitHub: https://github.com/evoisec

Clients: Deutsche Bank (x3), Barclays Capital (x2), Credit Suisse, Citigroup, JP Morgan Chase, Lloyds, Accenture, IBM etc

Hands On Development/Design/Technical & Managerial Leadership bringing together business stakeholders /end users, architects, software developers, security experts, network engineers, system administrators, project managers and third-party vendors by providing multidisciplinary expertise around solution requirements, designs and enabling technologies. 20 years of experience in the international IT industry

Solution, software/application and security architectures/designs and technology strategies for complex, large-scale, distributed, mission-critical projects/systems/products. Expert software development in Java, Scala, C++, Python, R, Matlab and DevOps tool chains and practices

Big Data solutions and machine learning and statistical analysis algorithms at scale, Hadoop, Spark, Hbase, Cassandra, Kafka, Kdb+, Coherence, HPC

Capital markets, electronic discretionary and algorithmic trading systems, financial risk management systems and blockchain based solutions. Growing practical experience as a quantitative futures trader with P&L responsibilities (and increasingly impressive P&L)

Technical project management, product management, development lead, business analysis, requirements management, stakeholder management

Distributed systems architectures, protocols and algorithms

Parallel programming and high-performance, low latency coding techniques and algorithms on CPUs and GPUs

Leading and participating hands on in the end to end SDLC – requirements, architecture, development, testing, delivery, stakeholder management, technical project management.

Experienced practitioner of Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Test Driven Development (CI/CD/TDD) techniques, processes and methodologies.
Managing teams of highly skilled Developers, Architects and Analysts, while recruiting external & internal resources.
Code reviews, ensuring best in class software quality, and adhering to an SDLC.

Cyber security, security architecture, application software security audits and development, identity and access management solutions, cryptography, PKI, threat and vulnerability analysis and modelling using structured methods


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