Kristófer Reykjalín Þorláksson (548) 255 – Waterloo, Ontario


Software Engineer — Automattic, Remote
Jun 2019 – Present

Software development for WooCommerce, the eCommerce side of WordPress.
Responsible for system architecture and design, led several different projects in WooPayments and WooPay, and software development in PHP, JavaScript, TypeScript, and React.

Research Scientist —  Fraunhofer Center for Experimental Software Engineering, Maryland, USA
Jan 2017 – Feb 2019

Project management in software development projects, and technical lead in multi-disciplinary projects. Provided direction in software architecture design, development, project setup and maintenance in software development projects.

Full Stack Developer —  Vigdis Finnbogadottir Institute of Foreign Languages, Reykjavík, Iceland
Jun 2016 – Dec 2016

Full stack development for the web page This includes front-end development in JavaScript, backend development in Java, testing, and server management and maintenance.


Computer Science, B.Sc., Reykjavík University, Iceland
Aug 2013 – Jun 2018

Mechatronic Engineering, B.Sc., Reykjavík University, Iceland
Aug 2013 – Jun 2016



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