Nicolas Vargas Ortega

I am Nicolás Vargas Ortega, a software engineer interested in programming and design computer programs. Usually, I work with web technologies, but I am also interested in compilers and operating systems.

I love to work in side projects and writing this blog. You could check my GitHub to know more about my work.


    • Web application to share shisha tobaccos.
    • Telegram bot to share bargains collected with an HTML web scraper.

Projects graveyard

    • A web application for menu digitization.
    • A web application done without backend framework, just an http server.
  3. popok
    • Tiny library for make microservices with undertow, raw JDBC and async JSON parsing.
    • A web application done with Kotlin coroutines + Spring Webflux + Spring Security.
    • Little game about guessing the price of grocery products.
    • Web application to adopt homeless pets.

Professional Experience

When Where What
Aug 2022 - Present Medallia Staff Software Engineer
May 2021 - Aug 2022 ThoughtWorks Senior Consultant Developer
Aug 2019 - May 2021 Ciklum Senior Backend Developer
Nov 2017 - Jul 2019 ClickFerry Software Engineer
Apr 2017 - Oct 2017 Basebone Backed Developer
Feb 2016 - Mar 2017 ClickFerry Software Engineer
Feb 2014 - Dec 2015 Coolmyplanet Java Web Developer


  • Programming: Java, Go, Elixir
  • Web: Spring, Echo, Phoenix, React.js
  • SQL: PostgreSQL
  • NoSQL: MongoDB
  • CI/CD: Jenkins, GitLab CI, GitHub Actions
  • Brokers: Kafka


Computer Science Degree (2012 - 2016), University of Malaga, Spain