Islam O. Elgohary

About Me

I'm an ambitious and experienced software engineer with a proven record in software development.
I aspire to become a successful software architect and build software that matters.
My experience in the market allowed me to deal with a wide range of people and I have learned something from each of my projects. I'm eager to be challenged to improve and refine my technical skills as well as my interpersonal skills.

Experience

Backend Software Engineer

Jun 2020 - Current Halan

Part of the fintech team working on converting a leagacy financial system to a state-of-the-art system solving design problems to maximize performance and security

Backend Software Engineer

Oct 2019 - Jun 2020 Cognitev

Designing, Creating and maintaining multiple microservices in an agile environment

Fullstack Software Engineer

Jan 2018 - Oct 2019 Freelancer

Working alongside graphic designers and other developers to create robust mobile apps and server-side logic.

React Native Software Engineer

May 2018 - Dec 2018 WebOps

Responsible for developing and maintaining multiple mobile apps and ensuring that apps are smooth and robust.

Backend Developer

Jan 2017 - Dec 2017 dlc.

Responsible for development server-side logic. Refactoring old code base and migrating to using REST api. Maintaining the project and adding functionallity to it.

Fullstack Intern

Jul 2017 - Sep 2017 Influry GmbH, Berlin

Maintaining and developeing the company’s Website and the web app.

Backend Developer

Oct 2015 - Jan 2016 Bdaya

Worked on a platform for charitable organizations.

Volunteer Junior Teaching Assistant

Oct 2015 - Jan 2016 German University in Cairo

Education

BSc. Computer Science and Engineering

2019 German University in Cairo

GPA: 1.03 - Excellent with High Honors

Bachelor thesis:

DeepEmoji - "Deep learning for Emotional Analysis"
Grade: A+

Neural Networks and Deep Learning

2018 Coursera

Thanawya Amma (Egyptian National Highschool)

2014 Sixth of October Language School

Grade: 97.8%

Technical Skills

NodeJS

JavaScript

TypeScript

Golang

Python

SQL

MongoDB

Agile

ReactNative

Familiar With

Kubernettes,

Docker,

Java,

Ruby,

Nginx,

Kong,

Cloudflare,

Jira,

Vagrant,

HTML,

CSS,

ReactJS,

RabbitMQ,

Redis

Languages

Arabic (native)

English

German

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