Career Profile

Accomplished software engineer specializing in object-oriented approaches to network and platform development. Extensive background in full life-cycle of software development process including requirements gathering, design coding, testing, debugging and maintenance. Proven track record of designing and implementing flexible solutions which support frequent UI and functionality changes.

Known for ability to multi-task and juggle multiple pressing projects simultaneously, meeting all deadlines. Thrives in environments that constantly embrace new technologies.

Strengths include:

  • Object oriented development
  • Strength knowledge in back and front end programming
  • Distributed/Client server systems
  • Business logic & Database design
  • Database development
  • Testing and debugging
  • Full lifecycle software development

I have created content management system from zero that was used in more than hundred sites which was gallery sites, product catalog sites, ecommerce sites, news portals, online application sites etc. It was used for projects of government and private sector.

In its creation were used technologies and programming languages such as PHP, MySQL, Jquery, JqueryUI, Smarty template system, ElasticSearch, Redis, AJAX, OOP, MVC. Its seriously secure, SEO friendly, flexible and fast.

Additionally on its basis more than ten ecommerce websites were created with online payment.


Founder and CEO at Nukhali

2020 - Present
Baku, Azerbaijan

IT Team Lead

2019 - 2020
ITCity, Baku, Azerbaijan

Setting the Development Workflows. Providing Instructions. Enhancing the Work Environment. Managing Conflicts and Issues. Fostering Good Communications. Tracking Progress and Making Reports. Onboarding New Members. Evaluating Individual Performances.


2016 - 2019
Digital marketing - Kapital Bank OJSC, Baku, Azerbaijan

Programming and developing web sites, portals, services, apps for social networks for digital marketing roles. Creating web based games for social activity and product promotion of company.

Co Founder

2015 - Present
OneClick, Baku, Azerbaijan

A rich search engine with practical and theoretical support in several business areas.

We developed a special CMS for this project.

This system has next excellences than other similar systems:

  • Smart and rapid search system
  • Special filtering opportunities
  • SEO optimization
  • Opportunities for users and customers to work interactively with the system in online mode
  • Smart banner and contextual advertising system
  • Opportunity to note necessary information in several ways: to add bookmark in personal profile, to send to needed phone number as message, to scan QR code from the screen with QR code reader and etc.


2015 - 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan

I have developed a special news aggregation platform. The project had several non-standard functions:

  • Automatically analyzes all online news resources of Azerbaijan (over 90 sites)
  • Classifies articles by categories and keywords
  • Generates keywords, annotations
  • Grouped articles on the topic
  • Search the entire news base by source, date, and keywords

Before the closure of the project, the project was able to compile a database of half a billion articles.

The following technologies were used in the project:

  • PHP
  • MySQL-MariaDB
  • Redis
  • ElasticSearch

The following algorithms were used:

  • Hidden Markov model for classification
  • Shingle algorithm for recognizing whether a text is unique and recognize very similar texts and copies

I got experience working with Big Data and managing Big Data with MySQL, optimisation of high loaded project, machine learning.

Oracle Database Developer

2011 - 2016
The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Baku, Azerbaijan

Experienced as Oracle Database developer (creating stored procedures, triggers, supporting application development teams) in the development environment.

I performed development activities to design and develop relational databases in Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) and Linux environment.

The Database environment for the project was Oracle and I provided technical support and I have practices to guide team to develop a secure database application as per the client's security policy.

Actively Participated in the development from scratch following programs:

  • Document management
  • Document circulation
  • State Fire Protection Service
  • State Fire Control Service

Full stack web developer

2012 - 2016
Prosper - Full Service Digital Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan

Developing facebook apps, personal sites and sites for ecommerce.

Full stack web developer

2011 - 2012
Jeykhun Imanov Studio, Baku, Azerbaijan

Programming and developing web sites and Flash based games

Full stack web developer

2010 - 2011
DreamArt Creative Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan

Creating websites, web and flash applications for commercial companies. Participated in the creation of e-shops, e-services, portals, etc.

Full stack web developer

2005 - 2010
MEQA, Baku, Azerbaijan

I created websites for government agencies and banks. The works were different. Has been involved in high loaded projects.


Jeykhun Imanov

Jeykhun Imanov

Owner, JIS
Jeyhun was Elchin's client

During a few years working with Elchin we have finalized a number of successful web projects. Working as a programmer, Elchin was involved in the back end part of these projects. During his work he has shown his professionalism, responsibility, accuracy and with great moderation. He was able not only to understand the task itself, but also to notice every little detail of the project.

Gunel Farzaliyeva

Gunel Farzaliyeva

Leader of Marketing Center of Excellence at Kapital Bank OJSC
Gunel was Elchin's client

Elchin is highly professional senior programmer. During his experience at Kapital Bank I can say that he’s been very dedicated, responsible and delivered his job according to deadlines. He has the skills to offer out of box solutions.

Alakbar Eyvazli

Alakbar Eyvazli

Director of Marketing at Rabitabank OJSC
Alekbar was Elchin's client

We have worked with several IT companies in Azerbaijan, which performed very well in the negotiations but lagged during the actual work process. However, in 2020, we have decided to try the services of Elchin and his team.

Software development for the corporate website, its support, and other web projects is a complex task that requires prompt coordination of several teams and vendors. We're lucky enough to have a partner like Elchin. They are responsive, available 24/7, and fast in action. It's good to have a responsible partner that you can count on.

I'd like to recommend Elchin and his diligent team for any size of the organization and any tasks related to software and web development.

Elnur Allahverdiyev

Elnur Allahverdiyev

Head of System integration department at Idrak Technology Transfer
Elnur was a client of Elchin’s

Elchin is one of the professional web expert on his field. He has a spacial and creative approach to the each project. If you want professional and excellent job to do, Elchin is a person that you can deal with. Many well known companies entrust their web sites or web projects to him. He always applies new technology to projects. His projects is one of the secure, well coded and modern projects in Azerbaijan.

Rena Sofiyeva

Mehman Khalilov

Mehman was senior to Elchin but didn’t manage directly

Эльчин - грамотный, хорошо организованный кадр, четко и слаженно работающий как в команде, так и сам по себе. Работать с ним не представляет труда, он всегда тактичен, пунктуален, внимательно относится к деталям, в сроки сдавая те или иные задачи и проекты. Рекомендую его как профессионального программиста и веб-девелопера.

Vugar Safarov

Vugar Safarov

Digital Manager – Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe. Owner, Prosper
Vugar managed Elchin directly. Elchin worked with Vugar in the same group

Лучший программист из всех кого мы тестировали.
Пунктуален, всегда поможем в дедлайнах, было время когда Эльчин выжимал максимум за самые короткие сроки.
На него можно положиться. Знает свое дело на все 100

Sirus Rahimov

Sirus Rahimov

Software Developer at Azerbaijan Mortgage Fund under the Central Bank
Elchin worked with Sirus in the same group

Elchin is one of the professionals I've known in the field of web programming. I worked with him for several years and witnessed how he goes forward day by day. The key to his success is that he never stops learning. He is characterized by his: 1. Insightful strategic thinking. 2. Exceptional analysis and synthesis skills. 3. Deep knowledge of web programming, web services. 4. Amazing commitment to getting things done. 5. High level of productivity.

Skills & Proficiency

Agile / Scrum

PHP / Laravel freamwork

MySQL/MariaDB, Oracle/PlSQL, PostgreSQL, Stored procedures


Javascript / TypeScript

Vue.js / NuxtJS


React Native, Flutter

ElasticSearch, Sphinx


Installing and configuration web servers (Apache, Linux/Centos)

YouTube, Facebook, Google API



My name is Elchin Nagiyev.

I was born in 1986 in Azerbaijan, Sheki.

The first education I received in high school. I always liked mathematics and to study the nature of physical phenomena being around us which we at all don't notice and on it I have entered the university and began to study physics.

I took my bachelor degree in Baku State University in the faculty of Physics in specialty of Physical electronics and became a physical electronics engineer with honor diploma. At the university we mainly studied physics electronics and programming.

In my university years academic interest in the study of physics was added and after completion of bachelor I entered the Masters. I took my master degree in Baku State University in the faculty of Physics in specialty of Gas and plasma electronics and I defended my dissertation.

While taking my master degree and after university I haven't found work on my major specialty and decided to work like a programmer.

I worked in several corporations in our country such as MEQA, DreamArt, JIS, Prosper, and The Ministry of Emergency Situations.

This companies is dealing with application and web development and has 20 or more employees. After starting to work here I put my theoretical knowledge in programming into practice and began to learn new technologies in IT field.

In 2007-2008 years, I joined the military forces within a year and then return to the same company where I worked before.

In MEQA Company, I worked for 3 years and then resigned voluntarily and went to work in DreamArt Company where I worked for about a year until I got a job at the Ministry of Emergency Situations in October in 2001 until 2016.

Now I am working as a programmer at the Kapitalbank.

In addition, I worked with many companies in Azerbaijan such as Prosper, JIS like a freelancer in the field of creating websites.

In January 2011, I passed the driving test and got a professional BC driving license.

In January 2016, I passed the exam on karate and was awarded the black belt.