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Sammy B - .NET developer
Member since:Sep 08, 2021
Profile last updated:Sep 15, 2021
Last activity:Nov. 1, 2021, 6:26 a.m. UTC
Location:
Kenya

Sammy B

I enjoy solving problems by leveraging technology while adhering to budgetary and time constraints. In my free time I engage in more tech and photography. Anything requiring technical and creative chops, count me in.

Skills:   .NET  ·  PHP  ·  Android native app development  ·  AJAX  ·  Kotlin  ·  Spring  ·  Java  ·  Docker  ·  Swift  ·  Xamarin  ·  JIRA  ·  HTML  ·  WHMS  ·  C#  ·  Agile  ·  JavaScript  ·  React  · 
Weekly Availability: 37 hours
Day UTC PST
Tues 10 - 16 02 - 08
Wed 14 - 19 06 - 11
Thurs 10 - 18 02 - 10
Fri 10 - 19 02 - 11
Sat 10 - 19 02 - 11

Invite for Interview
Hourly Rate: $24.00
Experience: 9+ yrs
.NET: 6+ yrs
PHP: 5+ yrs
Android native app development: 4 yrs
AJAX: 4 yrs
Kotlin: 2+ yrs
Spring: 2+ yrs
Java: 2+ yrs
Engineer's Devices:
Windows
Android

LD Talent Work History

Average response time:
12.0 hours
Avg count of messages / Day:
1.1
 

Experiences

IITA     Akilimo decision support tools     Software Engineer     Contract
May 2019 - Aug 2021
Food and Agriculture

  • Developed application using Android native app development.
  • Used Spring for the REST API development.
  • Used Docker to package applications for easier deployment
  • Used Java for Android app development.
  • Used Kotlin to develop parts of the mobile app and REST API.

Skills used: Docker, Kotlin, Android native app development, Spring, Java



Link to the project: https://www.akilimo.org/

Link to the github: https://github.com/IITA-AKILIMO/akilimo-api
Tsobu Enterprise     SMS messaging platform,     Software Engineer     Passion Project
Jan 2020 - May 2020
Telecommunications

  • Used the Spring framework for API development.
  • Used PHP to develop batch processing scripts for message campaigns.
  • Leveraged Kotlin together with Spring to develop a REST API.
  • Used Docker for containerization and deployment onto Linux servers.

Skills used: Spring, PHP, Docker, Kotlin



Link to the project: https://portal.tsobu.co.ke

Link to the github: https://github.com/masgeek/fuel-rod-proxy
University of Nairobi     Student management system     Software Engineer     Employment
Apr 2015 - Sep 2018
Education

  • Used PHP to develop the student portal
  • Used AJAX for data exchange between services for data display in student portal
  • Used .NET to develop aspx service for biometric data capture

Skills used: PHP, AJAX, .NET



Link to the project: https://smis.uonbi.ac.ke/
Pristone Technologies     Liquid Troque mobile app     Software Developer     Contract
Dec 2015 - May 2017
Ecommerce

  • Used Xamarin to develop a cross platform mobile application
  • Leveraged Swift to refine the IOS mobile applications after client feedback
  • Used JIRA in our workflow for better ticket and task tracking

Skills used: Swift, JIRA, Xamarin



Links to the project:
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/id1109678104
https://appadvice.com/app/liquid-torque/1109678104
University of Nairobi     Student online application system     Software Engineer     Employment
Jan 2016 - Mar 2016
Education

  • Used PHP to develop business logic for student application processing.
  • Used Javascript to add dynamism and better UX to web pages.
  • Leveraged Ajax to reduce full page reloads for faster and seamless submissions of documents.
  • Used React to develop the frontend

Skills used: PHP, AJAX, React, JavaScript



Link to the project: https://application.uonbi.ac.ke
Eclectics International     Multiple software projects     Developer     Employment
Jan 2014 - Mar 2015
Finance

  • Used PHP to develop an online bill payment system for a bank's client
  • Used .NET for development of an enterprise service bus for application data exchange
  • Utilized the Agile methodology for better and faster project delivery and management
  • Used C# to develop and online banking system

Skills used: PHP, .NET, C#, Agile



Link to the project: https://eclectics.io/
Globefinity Systems     Software development     Developer     Employment
Jul 2012 - Dec 2013
Education

  • Used .NET to develop and maintain payroll managment systes for existing and new clients
  • Utilized HTML in web page designs
  • Used WHMS to managed client domains and prepare automated invoices and payment processing
  • Developed an insurance payment app using Android native app development

Skills used: Android native app development, WHMS, .NET, HTML



Link to the project: https://www.globefinity.com/

Courses

Applied Computer Science    Daystar University
Aug 2008 - Aug 2012
Skills learnt: Multithreaded Programming, Distributed Systems, Data Engineering