Ibraheem Z. Abu Kaff

Senior Web/Software Engineer

Summary

I have around 7 years of experience in web app development (backend and frontend).

- 5 years of experience in building REST APIs (design and implementation).

- Love learning and being Up-To-Date with the latest technologies.

- Love sharing knowledge , you can find me on Medium and on Github

In my opinion being Agile means : Speedy, Flexible, and Having ownership and commitment to what I do everyday!

Experience

2018-08 present
Senior Software Engineer
OLX Group | MENA & Pakistan in Dubai, UAE

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets.

I'm Part of a great team who is developing, enhancing, building & scaling Our Systems (MENA & Pakistan) in terms of features, performance, and architecture, that make it super easy for anyone to buy and sell almost anything.

2015-08 2018-08
Web Backend Engineer
Tajawal.com | Almosafer.com in Dubai, UAE

Tajawal & Almosafer are online travel platforms for booking flights, airline tickets and hotels, they are part of Al Tayyar Strategic Online Business Unit.

I worked there as a Web Backend Engineer to develop the API infrastructure using REST. This includes: high availability, data protection, security and efficient data management. I was responsible for Flight API, Payment API and Coupons/Promotion API.

2013-05 2015-08
Web Backend Developer
Aratech.ae in Dubai, UAE

Aratech is web development company based in Dubai, Silicon Oasis.

I Developed E-Commerce apps(Opencart Framework), customized web apps(Yii,CodeIgniter) and CMS based Websites/Portals using (Joomla&Wordpress). Most of the work there was for SMEs.

2010-01 2012-01
Web Developer
Freelancing in Lattakia, Syria

Personal Info

Address

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Phone

+971 52 865 5 379

Date of birth

1991-02-08

Place of birth

Lattakia, Syria

Marital status

Married

Languages

Arabic Native Proficiency

English, Professional working proficiency

I was a freelancer for around 2 years, at that time I was learning and sharpening my skills in web app development.

Skills

PHP 5,7

Java, C++, C#, Python, NodeJS

Web Frameworks: Laravel, Lumen, Yii, Codeigniter

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)

API Design & Architecture

UML, Design Patterns, Database Design

MySQL, MariaDb, MongoDb(NoSQL)

JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery

ReactJs & React Native, Redux

Module Developement For Joomla, Wordpress, Opencart, and Magento

HTML5, CSS3

JSON, YAML, XML

Git - Code Management

Docker

VPS administration, Linux, Mac OS, Windows OS

Education

2008-01 2013-03
Tishreen University , Computer Software Engineering

Degree: Engineer`s Degree

Grade: 79.5%

2003 2008
Shikry Hakim School

Degree: baccalaureate

Grade: 232/240

Side Projects

2018
NSFW API

NSFW API (Detecting offensive / adult images)

Deep Learning | http://nsfw.ibra-node.com

2018
Thenewsable.io

Browser, Share , Bookmark, Translate and Create your

news board | http://thenewsable.io

2017
Gifty.ae

Choose your gifts easily in UAE!, Give us the price range, then let's show you all the available options! | http://gifty.ae

Courses

2012

Web Development (Advanced Level) at Syrian Computer Society

2011

Web Development (for Beginners) at Syrian Computer Society

2010

Java SE