Hello I'm

Vlad Retca

Antreprenor & Solution Architect

About Me

Dynamic, flexible and highly motivated software architect with solid track record of developing outstanding products and driving value for customers. Strong knowledge of IT&C market and trends along with great capability of driving performance to meet sales goals in a time efficient manner.

But I don't just code and help you finish your project and be happy. I like flying small planes or travelling the world when the weather is nice, as much as I enjoy playing the piano when it's not.

Knows technologies

Client side

  • angular
  • javascript
  • html
  • css
  • scss
  • typescript
  • webpack
  • bootstrap

Server side

  • java
  • spring
  • nodejs
  • mongodb
  • oracledb
  • mysql
  • elk
  • websocket
  • gradle
  • maven


  • AWS
  • Firebase
  • Google cloud platform

What I do

Architecture & Consultancy

With over 8 years experience in Software Development and 5 years in Solution Architecture I can help you build the most effective solution, maximizing development speed and with minimal maintenance costs.

Web & Server Development

With more than 10 successful platforms launched in my career, I can help you successfully launch the next Amazon or Facebook

App Development

I have developed, released and maintained 7 mobile applications on the main two app stores, over the course of my professional experience. This allowed me to gain the right experience to help you with best practices on mobile apps development and release, regardless of your objective. I understand the value of time and I want to contribute to your success!

Technical Skills


Professional Skills

  • Detail oriented
  • Team Work
  • Problem solving
  • Creativity

Other projects

Sistem Informatic Integrat pentru Emiterea Actelor de Stare Civilă (SIIEASC)


Contributed as a developer to the "Sistem Informatic Integrat pentru Emiterea Actelor de Stare Civilă" (SIIEASC), an integrated digital platform for civil status document issuance. Played a key role in implementing multiple modules of the system, enhancing its functionality and reliability. My involvement was instrumental in modernizing the process of managing and verifying civil status documents, significantly improving service delivery and data accuracy for governmental bodies and citizens.

Sistemului informatic de Management Integrat al Audierilor (SMIA)


Served as the Technical Team Lead and Software Architect for the "Sistemului informatic de Management Integrat al Audierilor" (SMIA) project. Led and managed a substantial team, overseeing the design and implementation of this integrated audition management information system. My leadership and architectural expertise were instrumental in successfully delivering a streamlined and efficient solution for managing critical auditions, optimizing processes, and ensuring effective coordination within legal and judicial contexts.

Buletinul electronic al Registrului Comerțului (BERC)


Designed and led the development of the "Buletinul electronic al Registrului Comerțului" (BERC), a pivotal digital bulletin for the Trade Register. Skillfully coordinated a dedicated team of developers and testers, ensuring the successful implementation of this innovative platform. The system significantly enhanced the accessibility and transparency of business registrations and legal notices, streamlining the dissemination of vital information and reinforcing the infrastructure of commercial operations.

Business Registers Interconnection System (BRIS)


Architected and developed the Business Registers Interconnection System (BRIS), a pivotal platform facilitating the seamless integration of the Romanian National Trade Register Office (ONRC) with European business registers. Instrumental in enhancing cross-border transparency and efficiency, this innovative solution streamlines data exchange and business operations across the European Union, significantly contributing to economic integration and growth.


MA in Management and Business Communication From National University of Political Studies and Public Administration


MA in Management and Business Communication, where I learned concepts about strategic management, marketing, project management and management of risk for a company

BSc. in Microelectronics University Politehnica of Bucharest

2010 - 2014

BSc. in Microelectronics, where I defined my education about how computers work and how software products work to enhance our lives and businesses

Work Experience

CoFounder & CTO Logistia

2019 – Present
  • Logistia, a spin-off from Taraba Virtuală, is an efficient route optimization platform for online businesses. It features a serverless, auto-scalable architecture, a unified code base for desktop and mobile, NoSQL database, and seamless integration with various e-commerce platforms like Shopify and WooCommerce, all contributing to a cost-effective solution.

Solution architect Trencadis

February 2018 – June 2022
Responsibility :
  • Designed, implemented and supported a large-scale European IoT project, which aims at reducing costs and using efficiently the resources in large buildings. Through a net of sensors capable of measuring multiple metrics, the system will be capable of automatically sending alerts, automatic adjustments for people’s safety and eco-friendly power usage. Provided technical knowledge of AWS Cloud Infrastructure, AWS Lambda and micro services architecture for my colleagues and I am the leader in managing the software development of the product.

CoFounder & Solution architect Taraba Virtuala

December 2016 – November 2020
  • E-commerce start-up I have co-founded and developed in Romania, which acts as a marketplace for buyers who want to buy local, natural foods from small farmers. Small farmers have a CRM (Customer Relationship Manager) to manage their own store’s orders and deliveries, while clients have a marketplace to decide from which seller to buy. Managed to develop and grow in Bucharest from 0 (zero) to 1000 transactions per month. Taraba Virtuală won the local final and represented Romania in 2018 at the Chivas Venture Competition.

Senior Full Stack developer Endava

December 2015 – February 2017
Responsibility :
  • Worked as a software developer in an Agile team and as deputy Scrum Master for a Norwegian client in the banking industry. I have contributed to the development of a financial application, which makes instant payments for participants involved in the clearing and settlement process. I was responsible for developing both front-end and back-end side, which deepened my knowledge on Java 8, Spring and Angular. As a team lead and Scrum Master, I coordinated the team’s activities, removed impediments, ensured transparency and coached team members in their professional development.

CoFounder & Full Stack developer Easy order

March 2015 – September 2015
  • Start-up in HoReCa domain, which helps restaurants reduce costs with menu management. Developed based on initial client’s needs and implemented inside 4 restaurants, clients could see the menu on their smartphones. The product managed to decrease costs by at least 200 euro on a monthly basis. However, Easy - Order did not achieve product market-fit, a lesson I have learned through small iterations.

Full Stack developer Ymens

December 2015 – February 2017
Responsibility :
  • Working in both waterfall and Agile methodologies as software developer, I managed to create valuable products, which are still used nowadays, for the Romanian Government. Orchestrated the development of the eTerra 3 project for the National Cadastral System of Romania. The project implied developing and integrating multiple technologies like AngularJS, Bootstrap, ArcGIS Platform with ESRI maps. Along with the Java core, the project also required Business Process Management rules. Using IBM BPM solution and working in Agile SCRUM methodology, I succeeded in delivering a mature application for the client.

Software developer IBM Romania

June 2012 – October 2014
Responsibility :
  • Designed and developed a robust J2EE Java application during my tenure at IBM. This application was dedicated to administering the eTerra database, a pivotal component of the National Cadaster system project undertaken by the company. My contributions played a vital role in ensuring the efficient management and maintenance of users and administrative data, thereby supporting the seamless operation of the National Cadaster system.