Olivier Philippon

Web Developer

Nationality: French

Birth: 1980-07-11

3 (1F1) Bailie Fyfe's Close
Edinburgh EH1 1SW

[email protected]

Tel. : 07450 240450

open source

Open Source projects


1998-2000: DUT S.R.C
Communication Services and Networks

1998: Scientific Baccalaureate



English (B2)

French (mother tongue)

Spanish (school level)



Running, bouldering


Web development Trainer

HTML/CSS, JavaScript and Flash trainer for
IESA Multimedia

Olivier Philippon

Digging into Web technologies since 1999

Main skills

And also...

PHP , Symfony 2+ , HTML / CSS , PostgreSQL , Redis , Elasticsearch , Algolia , Node.js , Express , Ruby , Ruby on Rails , Silex ...

Tools and environments

Docker , Docker Compose , Git , Debian , Flash , Photoshop ...

Job experience

  • Since October 2018 : Lead Django/React developer for ConnectedEnergy.
  • December 2017 - May 2018 : Remote lead PHP developer for MoovOne.
  • 2016 - November 2017 : Lead PHP APIs developer at People's Postcode Lottery (Edinburgh).
  • 2014 - 2016 : Symfony / JavaScript consultant and developer for KNP Labs clients.
  • 2008 - 2014 : PHP / JavaScript / Ruby / Flash freelance developer, working with companies like Le Monde, Mappy, Uzik...
  • January to May 2009 : Flash Lead Developer at Tribal Nova, MontrĂ©al, QC
  • 2006 to 2007 : Flash / PHP Developper at "Les Chinois"
    (which was the most advanced ActionScript french Web Agency at that time)
  • 2005 : Flash / PHP Developer at WCube
    (acquired by Publicis Modem afterwards)
  • 2000 to 2004 : Web Developer at Lp digital

Some of the projects I worked on

  • Collector Square : Symfony2 and JavaScript Lead Developer for the new version of the Collector Square website and CMS, heavily based on Elasticsearch and Redis
  • Balinea : Symfony2 and JavaScript Lead Developer for the new version of the Balinea platform - which includes the public website, a middle-office, a back-end, a public and a private API...
  • : PHP, Node.js and Backbone developer at, one of the main French news web site.
  • Ruby on Rails Mail App : Development of a mass mailing Web application for TV France International, based on Ruby on Rails
  • Mappy Mobile website : Technical lead of the JavaScript development of the mobile site of Mappy, based on Backbone. Member of the back-end Symfony2 team
  • Bopler Games, Facebook application : Technical lead of the PHP development of the Facebook app Bopler Games, based on Zend Framework
  • Rodin Museum : Technical lead on the Rodin Museum development, based on Drupal and Zend Framework
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