Paolo Di Francesco

Software engineer, architect and developer

 

After my master studies and a few years of experience in software development, I am now pursuing my PhD in Computer Science investigating the challenging area of Microservice-based Architectures.

Check out my latest work on microservices.

 

Software Background

Publications

Education

PhD IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

Supervised by Prof. Patricia Lago and Ass. Prof. Ivano Malavolta, my research focuses on multiple aspects of microservice-based architectures. Among the others: (i) architecture design and modeling, (ii) migration towards the adoption of microservice-based architecture, (iii) architecture recovery techniques.

November 2015 - Present

Livello 8 EQF

MASTER'S DEGREE IN COMPUTER SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

L'Aquila University, L'Aquila (AQ) (Italy)
Mälardalens högskola, Västerås (Sweden)
October 2012

Livello 7 EQF - 110/110 cum laude

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

L'Aquila University, L'Aquila (AQ) (Italy)
July 2009

Livello 6 EQF - 102/110

Work Experience

IT Consultant

Freelance (Italy)

Design and development of web applications with support for data-analysis, SEO and marketing strategies.

December 2014 - December 2017

Research grant for the realization of a web and mobile application for the Easyline Project

L'Aquila University, L'Aquila (AQ) (Italy)

Research, design and development of a web service and a mobile application for the Easyline project. The goal of the application is to minimize the time that people usually spend while waiting in lines at public and private offices.

January 2015 - August 2015

SOFTWARE ARCHITECT & DEVELOPER

Deltasystem s.r.l, Spoltore (PE) (Italy)

Software architect and lead developer for web and mobile applications in the fields of tourism and digital healthcare.

April 2013 - September 2014

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

Nexteam s.r.l., Chieti (CH) (Italy)

Design and development of Java modules for data transformation from proprietary to customized format.

March 2013 - April 2013

Experience Abroad

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

Doctoral guest student. Investigating Microservice-based Architectures.Software and Services (S2) research group

April 2017 - July 2017

Mälardalens högskola

Västerås (Sweden)

First year of my master studies. Innovation Design and Technology department.

August 2009 - June 2010

Emerald Cultural Institute

Dublin (Ireland)

Intensive English course at Emerald Cultural Institute.

September 2006 - December 2006