This web page contains only my IT related experiences. For other things, you can check my social media accounts or my blog. Of course, you can also contact me via e-mail.

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I worked as web and application developer, oracle developer and dba, full-stack developer, information systems manager, technical vice head.

  • 20+ years experience as Software Developer (Client/Server and Web).
  • 20+ years experience on Oracle Databases.
  • 5+ years experience as DBA on Oracle Databases.
  • 5+ years experience with Linux System Administrator.
  • ~ 2.5 years experience as Information Systems Manager at Student Affairs Office.
  • ~ 1 year experience as Technical Vice Head at Student Affairs Office.
  • Currently, I'm at Hacettepe University Distance Education Application and Research Center since March, 2023.



    I know, the "skill bar" thing doesn't make much sense, but I used it to give more or less an idea of what i'm dealing with.

    C (CGI) 80%
    JAVA 60%
    PHP 80%
    Delphi 90%
    HTML 90%
    CSS 80%
    JavaScript 80%
    SQL (ANSI/Oracle) 90%
    SQL Tuning (Oracle) 80%
    DBA (Oracle) 70%
    PL/SQL (Oracle)80%
    Database Design (Oracle) 80%
    Linux Administration (Fedora, Centos) 70%
    Shell Scripting 70%
    Chrome Extension Development70%
    SEO (Search Engine Optimization)70%



    Özgür TUĞRUL

    Information Technology Specialist

    • Age: 45
    • City: Ankara
    • Degree: M.S. (Statistics)


    Master of Science

    1998 - 2001

    Hacettepe University, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Department of Statistics

    Thesis: Bayesian Graphical Models

    Bachelor of Science

    1994 - 1998

    Hacettepe University, Faculty of Science, Department of Statistics

    IT Experience

    Non-Teaching Instructor

    Jan 2019 - Dec 2021

    Hacettepe University Department of Business Administration

  • Development and improvement of web page infrastructure
  • Mobile page compability issues
  • Web Page's social media compability
  • Development of academic data management system (AVESIS integration)
  • Search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Increasing the digital visibility of the department
  • Faculty web coordinator
  • Distance education coordinator for graduate programs
  • Guest SEO Expert for Digital Marketing course
  • Senior Software Developer

    Dec 2017 - Dec 2018

    Hacettepe University Student Affairs Office

    Developing web and other softwares.

    Note: I quit serving as Vice Head willingly. (Besides, I quit lots of extra duties such as dba, server administrations & maintenance, process planning, etc.)

    Vice Head

    Oct 2016 - Dec 2017

    Hacettepe University Student Affairs Office

    Head of all technical staff and units such as Information Systems Directorate, Data Processing Unit (Besides; dba, server administrator, chief developer, etc.)

    Information Systems Manager

    May 2014 - Oct 2016

    Hacettepe University Student Affairs Office

    Head of information systems and other tech units. (Besides; dba, server administrator, chief developer, etc.)

    Chief Developer, Analyst, DBA

    May 2000 - May 2014

    Hacettepe University Student Affairs Office

    Some of my responsibilities:

  • Main automation software (client/server)
  • Student information system (on web) (almost all modules and tools)
  • Course registration software (on web) (for students)
  • Grade entry software (on web) (for instructors)
  • International student's placement software (client/server) (for candidates)
  • Webservice infrastructure
  • Web site framework
  • Developing oracle function, procedure, trigger, etc.
  • Developing data manipulation and reporting tools for advanced users
  • Web and database server administration, maintenance etc. (contributer for both)
  • Platforms:
    OS: Windows, Linux (in general Fedora), IBM AIX
    DB: Oracle 7..11GR2 PL: Delphi, PHP, C, Oracle PL/SQL

    Application Developer

    1999 - 2000

    Utarit Inc.

    ID card printing software with barcode (BarKART).

    OS: Windows
    DB: Paradox 7
    PL: Delphi 4


    Software Developer, Student Affairs Office Coordinator

    May 2006 - Sep 2006

    PR-ENS | Automation Project for Institutes, Hacettepe University

    OS: Windows/Linux
    DB: PostgreSQL
    PL: PHP, PL/pgSQL

    Project Manager, Counselor

    Apr 2004 - Aug 2004


    Some of responsibilities:

  • University's Web Site Project
  • Research & Development issues for IT Department
  • Automation Project issues for Registrar's Office
  • Chief Developer

    2001 - 2002

    Pamukkale University

    My development responsibilities:

  • course registration program (on web)
  • student information program (on web)
  • restricted web browser for student information system (on Kiosks)
  • Research & Development issues for IT Department
  • Automation Project issues for Registrar's Office
  • Platforms:
    OS: Win98, IBM AIX
    DB: Oracle 8.0.5
    PL: CGI (with C), Delphi 5


    I provide consultancy on the following issues:

    • Student Information System design and solutions.
    • Web site infrastructure.
    • Checking existing web pages, detecting and fixing design and software errors, making general improvements.
    • Web page mobile compability and meta tag checks.
    • Web page SEO compatibility.
    • Recommendations for digital solution needs.
    • Database design.


    You can contact me via

    If you want to take a look, my social media accounts are below.