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Gift O - React developer
Member since:Jul 19, 2021
Profile last updated:Sep 26, 2021
Last activity:Nov. 1, 2021, 4:53 p.m. UTC

Gift O

My name is Gift Opia and I am a full-stack web application developer and a software developer. In my free time I learn about blockchain ecosystems and smart contracting with solidity. I am both driven and self-motivated, and I am constantly experimenting with new technologies and techniques. I am very passionate about Web Development, and strive to better myself as a developer, and the development community as a whole.

Skills:   React  ·  Nodejs  ·  Firebase  ·  JavaScript  ·  Bootstrap  ·  Ruby  ·  ExpressJS  ·  Redux  ·  jQuery  ·  MongoDB  ·  Heroku  ·  Apollo GraphQL  · 
Weekly Availability: 30 hours
Mon 09 - 15 01 - 07
Tues 09 - 15 01 - 07
Wed 09 - 15 01 - 07
Thurs 09 - 15 01 - 07
Fri 09 - 15 01 - 07

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Hourly Rate: $25.00
Experience: 5 yrs
React: 5 yrs
Nodejs: 5 yrs
Firebase: 5 yrs
JavaScript: 5 yrs
Bootstrap: 5 yrs
Ruby: 5 yrs
ExpressJS: 5 yrs
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ProctorMe     Education beta     React Developer     Employment
Jun 2021 - Present

  • Work on making education and PQ’s accessible for west African students.
  • Work on frontend with React and Redux for state management.
  • I used NodeJs and npm packages installation of packages.

Skills used: Redux, Nodejs, React

Self employed     Various Projects     Software Developer     Passion Project
Jan 2017 - Present

  • Created Chat functionalities with firebase firestore and its real time database
  • With Bootstrap, React, Redux, Firebase and many other libraries, I created a transportation and booking system for west African systems.
  • Worked on stores with Ruby on Rails.
  • I created a dashboard for stock exchange with Node.Js and Express
  • I created residential post API with JavaScript using NodeJs and ExpressJs which allows tenants to make suggestions, create complaints, give ratings for a house or apartment they previously lived in.

Skills used: Bootstrap, Ruby, Firebase, React, JavaScript, ExpressJS, Nodejs

Zuri Team     Stocka     NodeJs Developer     Contract
Mar 2021 - Jul 2021

  • Created a commodities API’s with NodeJs and ExpressJS
  • I used Node.Js to implement dynamic functionality for the stock application.
  • Used cloudinary to utilize images in the backend ( MongoDB and Mongoose )
  • Used various Heroku utilities like Hosting, Continuous Integration

Skills used: MongoDB, ExpressJS, Nodejs, Heroku

Krowser web services.     Web services     Full-Stack Developer     Contract
Apr 2021 - Jun 2021

  • I used React and Redux to create progressive web applications for the company’s clients.
  • Consumed graphQL API’s with Apollo GraphQL.
  • Represented the company in Google I/O 2021.
  • Worked on full stack e-commerce using React, Bootstrap, ExpressJS, NodeJs and MongoDB

Skills used: Apollo GraphQL, Bootstrap, React, Redux, ExpressJS, Nodejs

The middlemaan     Front End Developer     Internship
Jul 2020 - Jan 2021
Real Estate

  • Worked on a Real estate application with pure HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery.
  • Used Bootstrap to create its sleek user interface
  • I created a chat system for the application using and firebase

Skills used: JavaScript, Bootstrap, jQuery, Firebase


University of Lagos    B.Sc  (Computer science)
Sep 2019 - Jan 2023
University of Lagos    A level 
Sep 2019 - Sep 2020
Lagos city computer college    Diploma in information technology 
May 2018 - Nov 2018


API masterclass with NodeJs/Express and MongoDB    Udemy
Nov 2020 - Jan 2021
Skills learnt: MongoDB, ExpressJS, Nodejs
React front to back    Udemy
Sep 2020 - Oct 2020
Skills learnt: MVC, MongoDB, React, Redux, ExpressJS, Nodejs
Web development with JavaScript and python    Coursera
Jan 2018 - Dec 2018
Skills learnt: Cyber Security, AJAX, Python, React, JavaScript, Django, jQuery, Git
Software Development    LinkedIn learning
Mar 2021 - Jul 2021
Skills learnt: Python, CSS, React, HTML, JavaScript, Django, SQL, C#, Java