Ivan Minčík

I am a consultant and DevOps solutions architect with expertise in Open Source geospatial, server and cloud technologies. I have graduated from Geographical Information Systems at Matej Bel University, Faculty of Natural Science in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia.

I was born in 1979 in Prešov, Slovakia. I am a Linux user since 1999, member of OSGeo since 2010 and OSGeo Charter Member since 2014. I am happily married and I have three children.

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Work experience

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Projects

GIS.lab Web NG

  • Period: December 2015 - now
  • Description: New generation web and mobile maps publishing system based on QGIS
  • Responsibility: project founder, project manager, developer
  • Technologies: QGIS, OpenLayers 3, AngularJS, NodeJS, Onsen, Cordova, Django

Linux based desktop solution for medical offices

  • Period: August 2015
  • Description: Development and deployment of Linux based, centrally managed, maintenance-free desktop solution for medical offices running over VPN. Integration with other various medical applications and services.
  • Responsibility: analysis, development and deployment
  • Technologies: GIS.lab, VMware ESXi, Windows Server 2008

GIS.lab Open Source project

  • Period: September 2013 - now
  • Description: GIS.lab is a free system for instant deployment of complete geospatial cluster with desktop, web and mobile client interfaces
  • Responsibility: project founder, leading developer
  • URL: http://web.gislab.io

Spatial database management system for GISPLAN

  • Period: January 2010 - December 2010
  • Description: Development and deployment of system for geospatial data and metadata storage and history management
  • Responsibility: development
  • Technologies: PostgreSQL/PostGIS, PL/PgSQL, PL/Python, Django

GISPLAN Modeler project

  • Period: November 2009 - December 2012
  • Description: Development of framework for interactive geospatial analysis in web application using Web Processing Services
  • Responsibility: project leader, architecture design, server-side development
  • Technologies: PostgreSQL/PostGIS, Python, Django, jQuery, jQuery UI
  • Project founder: Slovak Research and Development Agency

Geospatial solutions for local government

  • Period: January 2009 - December 2014
  • Description: Development and deployment of more than 50 specialized solutions for local government in Slovakia
  • Responsibility: analysis, database model, map rendering, data import and conversion tools, deployment
  • Technologies: GISPLAN, Python

Cloud service orchestration and management system for GISPLAN

  • Period: September 2009 - August 2010
  • Description: Development of tools for GISPLAN services orchestration and management in Amazon AWS cloud environment
  • Responsibility: development
  • Technologies: Bash, Python, Fabric

Web mapping framework GISPLAN

  • Period: September 2008 - December 2010
  • Description: Development of web mapping framework with user friendly web administration
  • Responsibility: project leader, architecture design, server-side development
  • Technologies: PostgreSQL/PostGIS, UMN Mapserver, Python, Django, jQuery, jQuery UI

Cadastral data information system

  • Period: January 2007 - December 2007
  • Description: Development and deployment of tools for data import, storage, visualization and querying of data provided by Slovak Cartography and Cadastre Authority
  • Responsibility: database model, map rendering, development, deployment
  • Technologies: PostgreSQL/PostGIS, Python, UMN Mapserver

National register of drainages and irrigations

  • Period: January 2006 - December 2006
  • Description: Deployment of complete Open Source geospatial solution for Slovak Authority for Drainages and Irrigations Management with web client interface and OWS services support.
  • Responsibility: analysis, architecture design, database model, map rendering, deployment
  • Technologies: PostgreSQL/PostGIS, UMN Mapserver, PHP, p.mapper