Dr. Artyom Sokirko
E-mail: a@sokirko.com
Web: http://www.tyoma.com
mobile: +49 160 885 7201
home: +49 221 5481 8491
Fax: +49 2247 758 067
mail: Salierring 4, 50677 K?ln, Germany

Objective: Position of Technical Manager/Architect, either contract or permanent


Current technical skills, primary (more on the last page):
Java- J2EE Servlets, JSP, EJB, JDBC, Hibernate, AJAX; JBoss, Tomcat and Eclipse;
Databases Oracle 10g, MySql 5, MS Access; SQL, PL/SQL and ODBC;
XML XML, XSLT, xHTML, CSS and Cocoon;
Portal Apache, Fat Wire Content Server, Zabbix and Cacti;
Platforms Linux (Ubuntu, Debian), Sun Solaris 10, Windows XP and Vista.


Unitymedia Group , Cologne, Germany 03.2002 - present

Serving cable TV and Internet to more than 5 million households in Germany
Team Lead/Java Architect responsible for the Internet Services in Technology division.

Ecopsy, (contract, telecommuting) 11.2001 - 02.2002

Developer and Architect

StarMedia Network Inc. , New York, NY, USA 07.2000 - 11.2001

media portal for Spanish and Portuguese-speaking audiences
Senior Technical Lead for multimedia initiatives

Time Inc. New Media , New York, NY, USA 03.1999 - 07.2000

umbrella web site for best-selling magazines: Time, People, Entertainment Weekly, Money and many others. The web site is one of the twenty largest in the world
Manager of E-commerce Development Technical lead of marketing efforts on www.pathfinder.com

Graphnet Inc. , Teaneck, NJ, USA 03.1998 - 03.1999

a leading fax broadcasting company
Technical Lead for Voice Billing

TeleRoss, Moscow, Russia 1997 - 1998

Member of Global TeleSystems Group, Inc.
Finance Programmer

Pepsi International Bottlers , Moscow, Russia 1996 - 1997

Senior Finance Systems Analyst

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA 1995 - 1996

Senior Research Associate

Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada 1994 - 1995

NATO Science Fellow

Oxford University, Oxford, England 1993

Royal Society Fellow

Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden 1991 - 1993

Project Lead

Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany 1990

Visiting Scientist

Municipal Development Department, Moscow, Russia 1990 - 1991

Database Developer

Technical skills:
Java- J2EE Servlets, JSP, EJB (CMP, BMP and session), JDBC, Hibernate, SOAP, AJAX; JBoss, Weblogic, Tomcat, Sun One Studio, VisualAge for Java, JBuilder, Eclipse, WebSphere, JRun and JServ;
Databases Oracle 7.1 - 10g, Oracle Web Server, Designer 2000, SQL Navigator, Toad, ERwin; MySql, MS Access ; SQL, PL/SQL, ODBC, JDBC; Sybase 11.5, BDE 5.01 (Paradox 5), Btrieve, Progress and dBase;
XML XML, XSL, XSLT, DTD, xHTML, HTML; DOM, DHTML, CSS, FOP, WML, WAP, HDML, SMIL; Cocoon, Xalan/Xerces and Oxygen;
Portal Apache, Fat Wire (Divine) Content Server, eWebEditPro, Linebreak CMS, Vignette Story Server, Macromedia Flash, Real Streaming Server and MiniVend (shopping engine);
Platforms Linux, Debian, Fedora, Red Hat, Ubuntu; Sun Solaris, Windows Vista/XP/2003/2000/NT and Mac OS 10;
Languages PHP, Python, JavaScript, Perl, VBA, Visual Basic, ASP and shell scripts;
Various Software Sun Web Server, Netscape Server, Netgravity 3.53 (ad server), Platinum AutoSys (load balancing), Zabbix, Cacti, CVS, UML, Iona Orbix (Corba), SIP configuration, Cognos PowerPlay, Oracle Designer 2000, Corel Draw, Crystal Reports, MS Project, MS FrontPage and MS Office;
Rusty Fortan, C/C++, Turbo-Pascal, Q Basic, MatLab, Mathematica, MathCad, Algol 68, Assembler for IBM mainframe and processor code.


PhD Frumkin Institute of Electrochemistry, Russian Academy of Science ( Computer and Mathematical Modeling in Theoretical Physical Chemistry ) 1990
M.S (diploma) - Moscow Engineering Physics Institute ( Theoretical Physics ) 1986
Certificate Moscow Institute of Chemical Engineering ( Programmer's certificate ) 1980


Age: 46
Citizenship: USA
Visa Status: German permanent resident (Niederlassungserlaubnis), EU work permit
Family status: married, one daughter (7 years old)
Languages: English (native fluency), Russian (native), German (working knowledge)
Publications: Over 35 papers in scientific journals
Open Source: Family Map, xmlResume, Family Finance, etc at tyoma.com
Outdoor hobbies: small plane pilot, scuba diving, skiing, white-water kayaking
Indoor hobbies: music, cinema, theater, photography