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Charith Lakmina H W

Designing, Web Applications Developments and Software Developments are my key areas of interests to carry out further as a Software Engineer. Has involved in many software developments in various technologies including Java, PHP and Ruby on Rails. Currently working in Vesess Pvt Ltd as an Intern while spending whatever the remaining time with hacking, gaming and listening to musics.


Skype: charithhewage
IRC nick: charithhewage
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Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka (GMT +5:30)
Education: Bsc(Hons) in Information Technology, Faculty of Information Technology, University of Moratuwa

Open Source Development Experience

I am experienced with php, ruby, java and javascript, and have experience in frameworks/libraries such as Codeignitor, Ruby on Rails, jQuery as well as content management systems like Drupal (6, 7), WordPress and Joomla. I'm competent in HTML, CSS and UI/UX Design. Furthermore, I have worked with GlitterGallery which is developed by fedora Design team.

Other Experience

  • I have started web development 3 years ago after I entered the university.
  • I worked as a freelance web developer since then and developed my skills to suit the ever changing web industry. In 2013, I joined with Vesess as a part-time developer. Vesess is a pioneering web firm in Sri Lanka when it comes to web standards and web applications.
  • I have been working on Hiveage which is developed under Ruby on Rails framework more than 2 years. In this project I have integrated several payment gateways such as Gocardless, PinPayments, Skrill and SecurePay. As well as I have developed an Administration section using Rails Engines for the above saas application. Furthermore I have been working on hiveage functional improvements as well.
  • I have developed Internship management system for my University to manage student’s internship program. This project was developed under Ruby on Rails framework.
  • I use GIT as a version controller to collaborate with other developers. Hence I have fair knowledge about GIT.
  • I am working on Linux environments more than 3 years.