Carolina Gómez

Software engineer with more than 5 years of experience in web development using programming languages like Python and JavaScript. Ability to work as a team, self-learning, creativity, and initiative. Passionate about sharing knowledge with others in different spaces like meetups, conferences, and workshops.

Technical Skills Summary

My professional strength and favorite language is Python, and I have been working on different backend projects where I used frameworks and libraries like Flask, Django, Django Rest Framework, Redis, Celery, and Boto3. I also have experience with AWS technologies like DynamoDB, Lambda, SQS, and S3. I have worked with relational databases like Postgres and non-relational databases like DynamoDB, as well as REST APIs and GraphQL. I am also familiar with front end technologies such as HTML/CSS and Javascript; I have some experience with Angular.js and React.js, and I am currently learning Vue. I am very familiar and comfortable with agile methodologies (e.g. Scrum framework). As a hobby, I have learned about Artificial Intelligence and used Numpy, Pandas, and SciPy.


Senior Backend Developer

Gorilla Logic
December 2022 - Present

Backend Developer Consultant

Gorilla Logic

I worked on a project consisting of different internal tools that support an ETL. This project was built using Django and some of my contributions were the following:

  • Implementation of new features requested by users.
  • Maintenance of loading tasks.
  • Adding new validations to ensure data integrity.
  • Led the migration process to merge data of two different accounts of Intercom.
  • Adjusted the current library implementation to enable loading multiple files within the same FormView in Django.
  • Improving the styling of the application using different internal and external components.
  • Creation of GitHub Actions to run automated processes.
  • Creation of multiple FormWizards to automate follow-up steps used after the loading phase of the ETL.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot multiple bugs.
May 2021 - December 2022

Semi Senior Advanced Python Developer


I worked on two different projects with customers of the entertainment industry developing and maintaining solutions for its web platforms. Some of my contributions were the following:

  • Created Lambdas in AWS to send information to old services.
  • Created an integration with a federated Apollo service with GraphQL.
  • Implemented different CRUDS to expose internal information.
  • Supported the integration with different third parties services in Lambdas of AWS.
  • Migrated from an old version of an ElasticSearch Cluster to a new one.
  • Migrations of services from python 2.7 to python 3.6.
July 2019 - May 2021

Security Developer

Fluid Signal Group
  • Migrated a module with data in a relational database to a non-relational database to improve the access to the data of the principal product of the company.
  • Made substantial contributions to improve the app performance on the backend side, optimizing the code and reducing the number of requests per module.
November 2017 - July 2019


Universidad Nacional de Colombia

PGCert. Artificial Intelligence

Specialization course focused on the theoretical and practical fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence using Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Expert systems.

2020 - 2021

Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira

BS. Systems and Computer Engineering

Professional in areas of computer science with an emphasis on programming and knowledge of different technologies of High-Performance Computing. Outstanding student who represented the university in different national competitive programming competencies.

2012 - 2017


  • Spanish (native speaker)
  • English (B2)
Soft Skills
  • Leadership
  • Problem solving
  • Collaboration
  • Organization skills
Software and Technical Skills
  • Git
  • Django
  • Flask
  • GraphQL
  • AWS (DynamoDB, Lambda, SQS)
  • NodeJS
  • Algorithms
  • Scrum
Programming Languages

Awards & Certifications

  • Women In Leadership Certification 2022
  • Data Scientist Nanodegree - Udacity Certification 2021
  • Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Scholarship 2016
  • 15 th Place - The 2016 ACM-ICPC South America-North Finals. 2016
  • 10 th Place - Colombia - XXX Maraton Nacional de Programación ACIS REDIS. 2016
  • 2 nd Place - Maratón Interna de Programación Competitiva de la Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira. 2016
  • 32 nd Place - Latin America ACM ICPC Regional Contest 2014. South America - North Finals. 2014
  • 18 th Place - Colombia - XVIII Maraton Nacional de Programación ACIS REDIS. 2014