Farhan

Salam


 371, St. 122

G-9/3, Islamabad

W: farhansalam.me 

P : 92 333 511-666-7 

S : farhansalam69

  

EXPERIENCE

Javascript Engineer  at Aula

Remote — Feb  2017 - Present

Aula is the easiest way to unite classes online, giving students and instructors an intuitive and inspiring space to communicate, collaborate, and share class material.


My work here involves:

  •  Microservices design and development in Node.js
  •  React/redux development
  •  React Native development
  •  Infrastructure automation using Terraform
  •  Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana server setup and configurations
  •  Using ELK server for analytics platform
  •  Sentry integration
  •  MJML email designs
  •  Draft JS editing and customizations
  •  Microservices deployment using docker
  •  Amazon EC2, ECS, Route 53
  •  Parse Platform development 


Ruby and Javascript Engineer at Townsquared

Remote — October 2013 - Jan 2017

Townsquared is a city's free local business community — helps in learning from businesses in areas, form partnerships and get neighborhood updates.


Work and Responsibilities here included:

  • Backend Web Services Development in Ruby on Rails
  • NodeJS Microservices development
  • REST API Development
  • Front End development in HTML/HAML, with Javascript using AngularJS, Bootstrap and Foundation .
  • Scripts Development in Bash, PHP and Ruby(Sinatra)
  • Implementation of Web Application Analytics using services like Segment, Mixpanel, Intercom and ChartIO.
  • MySQL Database Designing, Scripts and Query writing.
  • PSQL Database Queries and Structuring.
  • MongoDB used with NodeJS.
  • Server installation and Deployments of Apps. Servers I worked with are Nginx and Redis 
  • Worked with web services like AWS and Azure.
  • Working back and forth between Growth, engagement and development teams deployed in Pakistan and California.






CTO at Bizi

Remote (Hobby Project) — January 2016 - Oct 2016

In person Networking tool


Worked on:

  • Backend: NodeJS
  • Front end: Angular JS
  • PSQL Database
  • Deployed on AWS EC2 Instances


Ruby and Javascript Consultant at Scrubpay

Remote (Part time) — June 2016 - October 2016

Pain free payment mechanism for patients.


 Worked on:

  • API Development in Ruby on Rails
  • Micro services development in NodeJS
  • Front end: Angular JS
  • PSQL Database 
  • MongoDB used with NodeJS.

Responsibilities:

  •  Pull request Reviews
  • Injecting Analytics endpoints in app
  • Creating charts from database on chart.io
  • Suggest ideas to track user metrics and behaviours



Senior Ruby and Javascript Engineer at Numi

Remote (Part time) — January 2016 - September 2016

Fitness app by NutriSystems


Worked on:

  • API Development in Ruby on Rails
  • Micro services development in NodeJS
  • Front end in Angular JS
  • PSQL Database Queries and Structuring.
  • MongoDB used with NodeJS.
  • Deployed on AWS EC2 Instances

Software Engineer, Easy Ad Software Development

Islamabad — July 2013 - September 2013

EasyAd was an Ad Serving Agency, providing Internet ads through their own servers. I was responsible for design and Develop backend and frontend of their web application which was built in PHP (Kohana).

Accomplishments:

  • Developed backend Services in PHP
  • Front End templates using HTML CSS.
  • Front End functionalities using JQuery and core javascript
  • OpenX Plugin Development

Intern, NADRA

Islamabad — January 2013 - March 2013

Worked as an intern at NADRA SND Department, which was providing it’s services to a reputable government institution. It was a great learning experience.

Accomplishments:

  • Learned about the process and requirement gathering for a Web Project
  • Basic work on backend and frontend of a web application.
  • Gathered extensive knowledge  about Oracle DB

Intern, LMKT

Islamabad -- Oct 2012 - Dec 2012

LMKT is a product based Software Development firm. I have worked there as an intern in VGovern Team.

Accomplishments:

  • Understanding workflows of an organization
  • Requirements and Testing of a product
  • Development of  team procedures

EDUCATION

College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, NUST

B.E. Electrical Engineering  — 2008-2012

Islamabad College for Boys, G-6/3

HSSC Pre Engineering — 2006-2008

Islamabad College for Boys, G-6/3

SSC Science — 2004-2006

LIGHT HEARTED PLEASURES

  • Sports and E-Gaming.
  • Travelling