Gavinda Kinandana

Backend Engineer


Hello world. Gavin here. I have more than 6 years Software Engineering experience especially as Backend Engineer. Crafting code in Golang, Javascript, and PHP. Helping companies to build a battle-tested service to generate billions of GMV. Passionate, curious about technology, and a fast learner. Let's work together.


Backend Engineer

Build a reliable, robust, testable, scalable and maintainable service for a Series C ($77.3M) Social Commerce Startup in Indonesia. Work closely with Product Team to deliver valueable features to users. Contribute to engineering team to write a better unit testing, move some legacy systems to a microservice ecosystem, and maintain legacy codes from acquired startup to keep the business still growth.

  • Lead a team of 4 peoples
  • Help increase Everpro GMV by around 25% (several hundred billion) from Q4 2023 - Q1 2024.
  • Help increase Everpro GMV by around 64.03% (several hundred billion) from Q3 2022 - Q2 2023.
  • Build a payment service from scratch and integrating with 3rd party
  • Help boost Digital Product GMV (pulsa category) around 1398.46% from Q2 2021 - Q3 2021.

Web Developer

I was involved in several projects and products for one of the best Software House in Yogyakarta. My responsibilites are write codes, tests, docs, collaborate with Devops, deliver the task to Lead Dev or Senior Dev, and of course solving bug or issues.

  • Use their PHP internal framework to build a service for clients.
  • Bring the first ever microservice architecture project in company to production.
  • Be the first engineer to bring Golang to production

Global Inovasi Utama

03/2017 - 07/2017

Junior Programmer

Developing the ATM Monitoring System. Maintaining the ATM app itself and little bit developing the web app for reporting dashboard. The tech stack behind this app is Java and PHP. Also using Mysql for the database


This is an internship work part of my University process. Work at one of Indonesia Nuclear Company in the IT department. Develop a product that will be used by IT departments to monitor their tools using PHP Codeigniter.


Universitas Gadjah Mada

06/2014 - 08/2017

D3 Diploma Degree Computer and Information System