Description

Profile

A result-oriented digital media professional with 16+ years of experience in software development lifecycle. Skilled in developing and testing multiple web-based application incorporating a range of technologies.

 

Professional Experience

 

Dubai Media Incorporated (August 2009 – Present)

Web Developer

 

·         Proficiently managed and worked on the relaunch of the leading Arabic newspapers in UAE using new content management infrastructure, and substantially contributed to the success. Website links : www.albayan.ae , www.emaratalyoum.com , www.emirates247.com, www.dubaipost.ae

·         Built, developed and contributed all major development customization of the new content management system in compliance with overall system requirements.

·         Troubleshoot technical problems, monitor web traffic, maintain and update websites.

·         Communicating with internal/external clients to determine specific requirements and expectation.

·         Working closely with other developers, UX designers, end users/clients.

·         Innovative use of technology and SEO to drive traffic and engage users.

·         Currently working on integrating websites with Amazon Affiliate Program.

·         Handling various tools including ATEX Polopoly (Java based Content Management System), Apache HTTPD, MySQL, Apache Tomcat, Vendor API, CDN, NodeJS, Python, Maven, Java Server Pages, Apache Velocity,

·         Marketing analytics tools like Google Analytics, SEMRush, Hootsuite.

 

Sapient Corporation, Bangalore, India (November 2006 – May 2009)

Associate Technology L2

 

·         Associated in Projects, Epson Europe, Hilton International.

·         Core member in planning, requirement gathering and the development activities.

·         Lead a four-member team during User Acceptance Testing.

·         Technologies used include Java, ATG 2007.1, Apache HTTPD.

 

Adrash Solutions, Bangalore, India (September-2005 to October-2006)

Software Engineer

 

·         Created models within an MVC application that implements the business logic necessary to satisfy business requirement.

·         Packaged and supported the deployment releases.

 

Bits ‘n’ Bytes, Calicut, India (August -2004 to July -2005)

Programmer

 

·         Designed, developed and unit tested application in accordance with established standards.

 

Educational Qualifications

 

·   Master of Computer Application 2-year Master’s Degree (July 2002 – July 2004) under Sikkim Manipal University, India.

 

·   Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSc. Computer Science), 3 year Bachelor’s Degree (August 1999 – May  2002) under Calicut University, Kerala, India.

 

Professional Certifications

 

Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP 1.5 )