Stevan Popovic

A commercially-minded software developer, with experience in scaling venture-backed startups.

Experience

Digital Fineprint - Junior Software Developer

October - present
  • Developed and deployed data-providing micro service applications in Python (using Flask) which provided over 50 data points to our core products.
  • Developed authentication, search and backend-for-frontend applications using PHP (and Laravel framework).
  • Developed our core React UI for DFPs main product, visualising over 120 data points in a modular design. This involved several refactoring efforts as the project developed.
  • Interviewed over 15 candidates and hired 4 team mates.
  • Lead sprint meetings (on rotation) and contributed ideas to our continued team, sprint and process improvement, leading to increased sprint output.

Lead Instructor - Code at Uni

June - present
  • Lead Instructor on the Intro to HTML & CSS weekend course, teaching groups of 8-20 students two core web technologies and enabling them to develop and deploy a personal website.

General Assembly - Student Web Developer

May - July 2018
  • Completed the 3-month Web Developer Intensive course, learning the fundamentals of Software Development using full stack JavaScript (React, Angular, Node.js, Express) and other core technologies (HTML, CSS).
  • Created and deployed 4 portfolio projects (available on GitHub).

Deliveroo - Sales, Marketing and Partnerships Positions

May 2015 - August 2017
  • Developed the strategy for Deliveroo’s digital partner program.
  • Worked with marketing managers to grow affiliates across 5 markets.
  • Managed over 100 partners driving both customer and rider acquisition.
  • Closed our first ever global partnership with TripAdvisor that went live across all 12 global markets.
  • Managed several mobile agencies and publishers in order to drive mobile leads in 10 markets.
  • Managed a significant acquisition budget across 10 international markets.
  • Executed the restaurant acquisition in the launch of Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Glasgow, acquiring over 100 new restaurant partners.
  • Sourced and supported the national partnership with Yo! Sushi across the UK.
  • Supported the ops, marketing and support functions during expansion.

YPlan - Partner Development Executive

June 2014 - May 2015
  • Managed all no-fee partners on the app as well as our VIP partnership with 02 Arena (with revenue targets).
  • Executed partnership strategy in the launch of one new market, Edinburgh.
  • Supported sales team in meetings, meeting preparation and analytics.

Skills

Front-end: JavaScript, React (with Redux), HTML5, CSS, SCSS

Back-end: Node.js (Express), Python (Flask), PHP (Laravel), Mongo DB

Other: Git, GitHub, BitBucket, AWS, Docker

Education

General Assembly, Web Development Immersive Student

University of Nottingham, BA, Economics and Chinese Studies, 2:1

Community

General Assembly, Day in the Life of a Developer, August 2019

General Assembly, Intro to Web Development, June 2019