Iulian Tabără
Group Head of Product Development at HEG

Please check my Linkedin profile below:

View Iulian Tabără's profile on LinkedIn

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Technology with 13+ years industry experience in Software Development and Management.
  • Experience in implementing full life cycle of software development process with proper documentation
  • Demonstrated success in building strong, balanced development teams
  • Exposure in Business and Technical Analysis, Architecture Design
  • Experience managing multiple teams in the design, development, installation or maintenance of large scale, Linux or Windows based client server or web based applications.

2015 - Present

Group Head of Development
HEG | UK & DE & RO

2014 - 2015

Head of Development
HEG | UK & DE & RO
Managing 5 high performing development teams. Creating an environment and teams that delivers outstanding software as fast as possible while having fun.
The role has a significant delivery management element, reporting to CTO.
  • Staff line management responsibility
  • Shaping strategy and in day to day business strategy: (123-reg.co.uk, DomainBox, webfusion.co.uk – adapting our services and products to customer expectations)
  • Decide what to implement
  • Manage across projects and changes
  • Build the environment/team structure to sustain delivery
  • Management of resources
  • Setting up a new Java EE team
  • budget, recruitment, project scope, deliverables
  • Implementing SCRUM methodology in Romania
  • Manage risk and contingency
  • Monitor and measure progress
  • Handle escalations / critical issues
  • Administration


Head of Microsoft Team
Host Europe Group | UK & RO
Manager of .Net Development Team (RO), Internal IT Team (UK) and Microsoft Sys Admin Team (UK)
  • Setting up teams and recruiting in UK and Romania (17 people)
  • Objectives and performance evaluation, career development/planning, pay discussions of team members
  • Define company policies for IT department
  • Interface with Product Management to create project plans and technical designs for projects
  • Review business and technical requirements and provide feedback
  • Provide leadership and guidance to team members and help them excel in their jobs.
  • Update reports to stakeholders

2011 - 2013

Manager of .Net Development Team
Host Europe Group | UK & RO
Manager of .Net Development Team (8 developers)
  • Recruiting
  • Team members’ expectation/objective setting and performance evaluation
  • Mentoring / People Management
  • People development plans
  • Department policy, processes and internal guides.
  • Driving development teams to design and build quality applications using industry standard patterns, architectures, and best practices
  • Focused on meeting project commitments, including communications with sponsors, stakeholders, project managers
  • Update reports
  • Team roadmap
  • Leading & defining application architecture, approach and design

2008 - 2011

.Net Team Leader
Webfusion | UK & RO
Research, specify, develop, test, maintain & support internal and product related systems for Webfusion – GXN’s webhosting business unit.
Setting up the Development Department:
  • Recruitment, ensure skill-set,knowledge transfer, department policies and standards.
  • Build the technical environment (infrastructure, permissions, connectivity).
Architecture and development of CRM web application for following brands: 123-reg.co.uk, webfusion.co.uk, webfusion.com, webfusion.es, donhost.co.uk, xcalibre.co.uk.

2005 - 2008

Co-Founder and Technical Leader
Arcadia Business Solutions SRL | RO
Design, develop and implementation of AFS (Arcadia Financial Suite) – ERP application.
Architecture build on .Net 3.0 Framework and WWF. Backend on Postgresql 8.2 or Oracle 10g. Directly responsible for modules: Order, Marketing, Human Resources, Stock, Party (Customer Relationship Management).
From December 2007 work on maintenance and developing additional features requested by customers: www.symmetrica.ro, www.tariasi.ro, www.hydramold.com, www.aerostar.ro.


.Net Developer
Business Process Engineering | RO & IT
Workflow Engine – developed using Microsoft.Net and C#. Fully compatible with specification from Workflow Management Coalition (http://www.wfmc.org).
Functionalities: Modelling based on processes and sub-processes; Modelling processes through activities; Types of resources allocation; Lists of actions at every activity; Modelling
different activity workflows – And Split, And join, Or split, Or join; Possibility to change immediately the proposed models; Management of status/process/activity; Simple and comfortable graphic interface.
Cedacri – Windows Service that provide access to mainframe IBM S/390 using IBM MQSeries 5.3. The service transforms XML requests into COBOL format and provides access to proprietary transactions.
Vontobel – Asp.Net WebForm application using Microsoft.Net 1.1 and ASP.Net. Based on SOAP protocol to make financial transactions using Web Services written in Perl.
FMS – Distributed File Server using Microsoft .Net and C#. Provide support to upload and download files using quoted folders and mirroring capability.

2007 - 2009

Faculty of Informatics, “Al. I. Cuza” University Iași
Master Degree, Software Engineering

1999 - 2014

Faculty of Automatic Control and Computer Engineering, “Gh. Asachi” Technical University of Iași
Engineer Degree, Computer Science
Professional Scrum Training
On site training on Agile Methodologies provided by paragraph1.de
CCNA – RoEDU Iasi Net
Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • .Net Framework: C#, Asp.net WebAPI, Asp.net MVC, Asp.net WebForms, WWF, WCF, WPF, EF, Linq
  • Windows 2008/2012 with Active Directory and Hyper-V
  • SQL Server with TSQL and Stored Procedures
  • MySQL and Postgresql
  • GIT, Atlassian suite
  • NodeJS
  • MongoDB
  • Docker
  • Ansible, Vagrant
  • jQuery, AngularJS, Knockout.js
  • Html 5 & CSS 3
  • Java SE
  • Architecture: microservices, SOA

Interact well with people of diverse backgrounds from all areas of the organization. References available upon request via e-mail (Iulian.tabara at gmail.com) or you can checkout online reference at my profile in LinkedIn.com.

Please visit my personal page if you are interested to know something besides my
employment / experience.

Iulian Tabără