Alexey Poliakov


Alexey is a Full-Stack Programming Developer at Safe as Houses. He has a master's degree in computer science, with a focus in Intelligent Decision Support Systems from Kyiv National Economics University.

He started his career as a PHP Developer in e-commerce projects, and then moved on as a Ruby/JS Developer in music-related applications, such as music E-cards, digital white-label, and music players.

With a 10+ year track record of creating robust and rich web-applications, Alexey has expertise in analytics, machine learning, big data, web, mobile, database technology, and the Amazon Web Services Cloud Infrastructure. He has experience designing high-performance, always-up database systems using MySQL, PostgreSQL, Neo4j, MongoDB, and search engines, such as Sphinx ElasticSearch.

Alexey also has expertise in designing high-availability, horizontally scalable cloud-based infrastructure environments. Some of his recent projects are designing and implementing project management tools for Safe As Houses, Safe As Houses Private Investment, and music-based user profiling programme Sounds Like Me.

In his free time, Alexey is an outdoor enthusiast and can be regularly found fishing, kayaking, and backpacking. He is also a live music promoter in his hometown of Kyiv.