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Hello, I'm Albert.

Backend Engineer. | Software Architect. | Laravel Artisan.

Albert Chen

Backend Engineer. Software Architect. Laravel Artisan.

Personal Profile

I am a software architect, Laravel lover and Swoole ehthusiast in Taiwan. I specialize in building modern and high-maintainable apps with modern PHP and Laravel framework. I'm also an open source maintainer and contributor for several projects on Github.

I also have talk experience in many tech conferences:

* LaravelConf Taiwan 2018 - The Integration of Laravel with Swoole

* LaravelConf Taiwan 2019 - High Concurrency Web Architecture and

Performance Tuning

* PHPCon China 2019 - 10 Q&As about Modern PHP

* PHPCon Okinawa 2019 - How Swoole Blows Up your Mind about PHP?

* JomLaunch Asia 2021 - How to Build a High Performance Application with PHP and Swoole

Technique Tags

PHP 7 Linux Nginx MySQL NoSQL Elasticsearch NodeJS Swoole Redis AWS GCP VueJS TDD CI/CD Kubernetes

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My education and experience.


Information Management Major

Graduated with a bachelor's degree.

Fu-Jen Catholic University

2010 - 2015

English and Spanish Minors

I have great interest learning foregin languages. My english minor helps me a lot for looking for technical resources from the internet. Now I am still learning and improving my spanish skills.

Fu-Jen Catholic University

2012 - 2015


Software Architect

Designed highly scalable and flexible system for livestream e-commerce. Evaluate and design solutions for software development and system infrastructure.

  • Developed RESTful APIs with Laravel for back-end of livestream and e-commerce.
  • Built high-performance service for live comments and Facebook's webhooks and using Swoole.
  • Oversaw code and structure of the project to ensure consistency with initial design.
  • Provided technical suggestions and guidance for system development.
  • Ensured software meets all requirements of quality, security, modifiability, extensibility, etc.

M17 HandsUp

2018 - Present

Software Engineer

Established and built software engineering and development company providing solutions to a variety of companies’ business and operational needs. Led complex software development for a broad range of functions including content management systems, e-commerce, and internal systems for enterprise.

  • Developed RESTful or GraphQL APIs with Laravel or Lumen for back-end.
  • Built SPA application for front-end with Vue.js (Nuxt.js).
  • Performed TDD (unit and feature testing) to keep code quality and stability.
  • Integrated CI/CD for automatic testing and deploy to achieve continuous delivery.
  • Designed system and cloud structure for complicated system use cases.
  • Extended async I/O client, multi-process, websocket server abilities for PHP using Swoole.
  • Accelerated Laravel/Lumen app using Swoole up to 5x faster.

UniSharp Tech.

2015 - 2018

A place to share my development notes and personal thoughts. Go check it out!

Go to my Blog


Here are some of my public projects. You can go check my Github page for more works.

Public Talks

Here are my public talks about Laravel, PHP and Swoole.

This is the tutorial of Swoole 2.0, including lifecycle, server model structure, multi-process, multi-thread and integration examples.

PHP the Day #33 - Taiwan.

This is the introduction of interating Laravel framework with Swoole. It focuses on demonstrating how to solve related issues when you try to run Laravel apps on Swoole.

Laravel Conf 2018 - Taiwan.

In this talk, I introduced some comman skills for Laravel performance tuning and provided some solutions for building high concurrency architecture.

Laravel Conf 2019 - Taiwan.

Contact Me

Feel free to drop me a line if you have any suggestions or questions.