Pavel Pertsev

Product Web Developer with a passion for functional programming and typography.
Formerly at Revolut and Flux. · github · linkedin · cv


I'm specialised in developing responsive web apps, user-friendly interfaces and high-performing architecture. My approach involves total engagement, a keen eye for detail, and a strong foundation in full-stack development and design.

I'm based in Belgrade (Serbia), flexible for remote projects.

React.js · Node.js · Frontend Development · Product Development · Responsive Web Design · Javascript · Ruby on Rails · Figma

Professional Experience

Lead Frontend Developer · Dextcloud

May 2019 — November 2023, 4 yrs 7 mos

I spearheaded frontend development at Dextcloud, a pioneering startup in the UK specializing in API-driven 'Low Code Application Platform.' Joining at its earliest stage, I led frontend development from MVP to full-scale production. Collaborating closely with Citi Innovation Labs, I customized Dextcloud's solution to seamlessly align with Citi's operational and regulatory requirements, ensuring successful on-premise deployment across a diverse range of use-cases.

React.js · Node.js · Next.js · Docker · Tailwind CSS

Tech Lead · Paysend

December 2017 — November 2018, 1 yr

My tenure at Paysend saw me take on the role of tech lead for the new product, Paysend Global Account. I hired and managed a dynamic team of backend and mobile developers, established a seamless GitHub–CircleCI–AWS integration and deployment process, and worked in close collaboration with the Product Officer to bring mockups to life.

React Native · AWS · Node.js · Ruby on Rails · Webpack · Docker · CircleCI

Lead Frontend Developer · Flux

March 2017 — October 2017, 8 mos

Joining Flux as the first employee, I was a significant contributor to the startup's success, helping it graduate from the Barclays Accelerator and grow its user base. My accomplishments include developing the website and merchant analytics dashboard from scratch, creating a library of shareable UI components, among other frontend responsibilities.

React/Preact · Node.js · Webpack · PostCSS · CSS modules · Docker

Lead Frontend Developer · Revolut

August 2016 — February 2017, 7 mos

As the Lead Frontend Developer at Revolut, I held complete charge of all frontend-related responsibilities. This included hiring and managing a high-performing team of four talented developers. Beyond team management, I was actively involved in coding, making architectural decisions, and applying rigorous quality control to ensure the highest standards across our frontend projects. One achievement I'm particularly proud of is developing the Business online banking app from scratch, transforming it into a minimum lovable product within a challenging four-month timeframe.

React/Preact · Webpack · PostCSS · CSS modules · Docker

Frontend Developer · Setka

April 2016 — July 2016, 5 mos

At Setka, I contributed to the development of Setka.Workflow, a project management system akin to Trello, designed for media agencies.

React · Webpack · PostCSS · CSS modules

Lead Frontend Developer · VisaToHome

November 2014 — February 2016, 1 yr 4 mos

My tenure at VisaToHome saw a comprehensive upgrade of the legacy ES5 code to modern CommonJS. I introduced Webpack, hierarchical dependency handling, and real-time exception handling logger. This transformation led to a robust and reliable frontend. I also led a team of two developers.

ES6 · Knockout 3 · React · Webpack

Lead Software Developer · anywayanyday

April 2013 — October 2014, 1 yr 7 mos

During my time at anywayanyday, I collaborated closely with Samsung to develop a mobile app from scratch. Later on, I undertook the challenge of building a new mobile website project using Angular, starting from the ground up. I excelled in both ventures, leveraging my technical expertise and innovative mindset to create exceptional digital experiences.

C++ · Embedded Linux · Angular 1 · LESS · Gulp

Various Projects

March 2008 — June 2011, 3 yrs 4 mos

My professional journey began as an outsourced C# developer, moving on to various freelance projects. A key project included working on the ASD S1000D military aircraft documentation e-system and SCORM LMS.

Asp.Net · MS SQL Server · Silverlight · WCF · WPF · BerkleyDB · XSLT


Unfinished Higher · St. Petersburg State Marine Tech University

2006 — 2007

Management and Computer Science in Engineering Systems