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I'm Ricardo Coto Mora.

Senior Software Engineer

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Persistence, Effort, Humility ,this is how I’ve faced challenges in my whole career, I have experience working Front-end and Back-end projects, such as leading teams as a technical lead position, I'm always active through personal projects related to development, I have experience working for renowned companies in United States and Costa Rica, all this achieved because the love of God, and because a good college preparation.


I am always ready for new challenges, tech world is constantly changing...

  • Fullname: Ricardo Coto
  • Birth Date: May 10, 1982
  • Job: Senior Software Engineer
  • Website: www.ricardocoto.com
  • Email: richcoto@hotmail.com


I have more than 10 years of experience working with several technologies, but my biggest experience has been working with JAVA and technologies derived from JAVA

  • Java
  • Hibernate, JPA
  • Spring Boot, Spring MVC
  • Spring Security, Spring Test
  • AWS: sdk, sqs, ec2
  • Docker, rancher, bamboo
  • Solr, Rest Services, EhCache
  • HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • Postgres, SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle
  • Tomcat, Glassfish, JBoss
  • Agile, Scrum, kanban

More of my credentials.

I have experience working with renown companies, most of all from United States, and because of that I know the challenge of taking care of clients exigencies maintaining a good, strong and efficient comunication...

Work Experience

Sr. Software Engineer/Team Lead

2017 - Present

Snap Finance Technology

Snap is a digital finance company providing merchandise financing to consumers at both brick and mortar and eCommerce merchants. The Snap lease-purchase agreement is an innovative financial product which gives the 34.2% of consumers with poor credit an alternative to payday loans and other high-risk financial products, so they can acquire needed or desired merchandise.

Sr. Software Engineer/Automation Technical Lead

2013 - 2016

Chesapeake / Trintech

Chesapeake is a transaction reconciliation system, used by renowned companies in united states and latin america, actually doing tasks related to new implementations development such as solving bugs and software migrations, strongly involved with automation developing too.

Sr. Software Engineer/Tech lead

2012 - 2013


Company.com is a social network oriented to companies in the United States, it actually has clients such as IBM and Office Max, it has a complicated but efficient framework behind with a current improvement process.

Sr. Software Engineer

2011 - 2012

Periódico La Nación

The Research department is the heart of Periódico La Nación, is where the main news come from, I generated and lead front end apps representing statistical information with several tools, from Java to .Net, from Javascript to Html, and from frameworks like google api, to SIG (Geographic System Information) and facebook api, working with interesting local companies like INEC and Mer-Link. I had the opportunity to improve the project workflow using agile technologies.

Software Engineer

2008 - 2011


In charge of develop web applications, performing a role as a Technical Lead for General Motors brands like Saab and NGIS (this team provides solution products for all the teams in the General Motors Teamwork groups)

Software Engineer

2006 - 2008


Worked through Motricity to Bellsouth in order to developed solutions for the web portal, using complicated frameworks as ATG (Art Technology Group)


Master Degree

2012 - On Hold

Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica

1 year left of Master degree in System Information, actually on hold due to family time and expenses...

Bachelor Degree

2001 - 2005

Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica

A time of hard work in those days getting my bachelor degree, I’ve paid my studies working for the college newspaper named ‘Informatec’ creating and maintaining their web site during my study years.

Computer Science Technical Bachelor Degree

C.T.P. Jesús Ocaña Rojas

Middle School Education Bachelor Degree

A little bit about me.

Hobbies, Family, Ministry, What I Love...

I Love God, spend time with my family, doing sports, crossfit...

Where to find me

San Diego, La Unión
Cartago, Residencial
Paso Real, casa 36G

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Phone: (506) 2271 8011
Mobile: (506) 8318 5172