About Me


This is what I do

My name is Enrico Zimuel and I’m a Full-Stack Developer since 1996. I'm specialized in web technologies and secure software. I've 19+ years' experience with PHP and GNU/Linux. I also developed in C/C++, Java, Processing, Perl, Python, Javascript, AngularJS, and Node.js.

Starting from 2008, I work as Senior Software Engineer in the R&D department of Zend Technologies, a Rogue Wave Company (USA). I worked as consultant for international companies such as ADP, Albacom, DHL, Enel, Engineering, Ericsson, NIIT, Prisacom, Santander, and more.

I'm an open source contributor and co-author of Apigility, Expressive, and Zend Framework, 3 popular PHP projects with million installations.

I did academic research in Computer Science at Informatics Institute of Amsterdam University, here you can find a list of my publications.

Starting from 2018, I'm an Adjunct Professor at ITS ICT Piemonte, teaching Cloud Services for software development technologies course.

I'm a TEDx and international speakers with 80+ talks about web programming, computer security, and creative coding. I am a PHP and Zend Framework Certified Architect and a member of the Zend Education Advisory Board.

I wrote some books about web programming, open source, and applied cryptography, here you can find the full list.

I got a B.Sc. honors degree in Computer Science and Economics from the University of Pescara (Italy). I attended NKS 2006 school of Stephen Wolfram at Brown University (USA) and I participated in Big Dive 2013, a postgraduate course in Big Data and Data Visualization.

I'm the co-founder of PHP User Group of Turin, the city where I live with my wife and my son. I'm a 100% remote worker since 2008.