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Software & Systems Engineer

I'm a dynamic Software Development Team Lead with a passion for web development, DevOps, and systems engineering, dedicated to building sophisticated solutions and optimizing technology infrastructures.

ITSM Implementation /Audit ♦ Risk Management ♦ Project Management ♦ SCRUM ♦ Linux ♦ Open Source Application ♦ Virtualization ♦ Cloud Architecture

  • Nationality: Egyptian
  • Current Location: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Languages: Arabic, English
  • Birth date: 1979
  • Age: 45
  • Freelance: Available

As a versatile professional, I specialize in web development, DevOps, and systems engineering. My expertise lies in creating efficient, scalable, and robust web applications, while also ensuring optimal system performance and reliability. I leverage my skills in DevOps to streamline the software development lifecycle, automate processes, and ensure smooth deployments. Additionally, my experience as a systems engineer allows me to optimize system performance, manage network infrastructures, and implement security measures to protect sensitive data. Together, these areas of expertise enable me to deliver high-quality, secure, and efficient digital solutions.

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Happy Clients

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Years of Experience

Skills

Leadership 87%
Communication 85%
Problem-Solving 95%
Risk Management 85%
Agile/Scrum methodologies 85%
Quality Assurance practices 80%
Business strategy 80%
Continuous learning 90%
Target audience understanding 80%
Linux & Networking 92%
PHP & Codeigniter 91%
NodeJS 80%
HTML, CSS & VueJS 92%
Automated testing frameworks 84%
Docker & Kubernetes 88%
CI/CD pipelines & Jenkins81%
Terraform & Ansible75%
Scalable microservices architectures83%

Testimonials

Experienced digital marketer with a knack for designing effective tools and platforms, resulting in optimal performance and user satisfaction.

Adil El Mahfoudi

CTO & Founder,Coupon Sah

Extremely responsive and adaptable, able to meet and exceed client expectations while maintaining a positive working relationship.

Zakria

Founder,Zakria Development

Consistently delivers high-quality work, demonstrating a keen eye for detail and a commitment to maintaining the highest standards of excellence.

Husam Ahmad

CEO, FutArab

Proactive and efficient, demonstrating excellent communication skills and adaptability to changing requirements.

Mofrih AlRaey

Founder, Alraii Development

An ideal partner, offering insightful advice and strategies to ensure timely and budget-friendly project completion.

Hany Sultan

CEO, Green Farms EG

Demonstrates a strong work ethic, self-motivation, and extensive experience in UNIX and Linux environments.

Khalid Abu Qaddum

Senior UNIX Systems Engineer, Ministry of interior - Bahrain

Distinguished by exceptional intelligence and technical acumen, capable of quickly understanding and resolving technical issues.

Bassam Al-Shenawy

Systems Engineers Team leader,TE Data

Highly skilled and dedicated professional with a strong commitment to his craft, consistently delivering results that surpass expectations.

Diaa Aljabi

Ceo & Founder, Diaa ERP Consulting

Exceptional management skills, meticulous attention to detail, and unwavering dedication to achieving project objectives.

Noon Khaled

Project Manager, Government Agency

Collaborative team player with a proven track record of delivering high-quality work within tight deadlines.

Nawaf Alharbi

Student, Computer Science School

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Sumary

Mohamad Rashad

Accomplished Software Development Team Leader with over twenty years of experience in fostering development teams and crafting high-quality software applications. Demonstrated proficiency in eliminating obstacles for smooth development. Skilled in conducting code reviews and proposing improvements for flawless outcomes. Capable of boosting project efficiency and guaranteeing successful results.

  • Istanbul, Turkey
  • (90) 505-0656-123
  • mrashad@mrashad.com

Education

Microsoft Certified systems Engineer

2010 - 2014

Raya Academy, Cairo, EG

Course was an extensive certification program designed for IT professionals to demonstrate their expertise in designing, implementing, and administering infrastructure for business solutions based on Microsoft technologies. The course covered a wide range of topics including Windows Server management, Active Directory design, advanced networking services, system management with Microsoft tools, security protocols, messaging and collaboration services, SQL Server database management, and virtualization with Hyper-V. In addition to these core Microsoft-focused topics, the course also provided knowledge in Linux system administration and fundamental project management principles, equipping candidates with a versatile skill set for managing diverse IT environments and leading technology projects.

Faculty of Applied Arts, Industrial Design

2002 - 2003

Helwan University, Cairo, EG

The Faculty of Applied Arts in Industrial Design is an academic institution that focuses on the study and application of design principles to the creation of products and systems that are functional, aesthetically pleasing, and user-friendly. The curriculum typically includes a blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, encompassing areas such as product design, ergonomics, materials science, manufacturing processes, and design history. Students learn to apply creative problem-solving techniques to design products that meet the needs of consumers and businesses while considering factors like sustainability, cost-effectiveness, and market trends. The program aims to equip graduates with the ability to innovate and improve the usability and appeal of various consumer products, from everyday household items to complex industrial machinery.

Professional Experience

Freelance Developer and Consultant

10/2023 - Present

Istanbul, Turkey

  • Engineered bespoke software solutions for a portfolio of clients, leveraging advanced knowledge of software architecture and design patterns to enhance operational efficiency by an average of 35%.
  • Conducted system analyses and architectural design, incorporating cloud computing platforms and database management to achieve a 25% reduction in long-term maintenance costs.
  • Implemented security best practices and secure coding, reducing vulnerability exposure by 40% across multiple projects.
  • Advised on technology stacks and architectural decisions, utilizing containerization and orchestration tools to improve project delivery times by 20% and enhance client satisfaction.
  • Delivered technical training to client teams, focusing on CI/CD pipelines, automated testing frameworks, and Agile methodologies, boosting productivity and enabling a 50% increase in self-sufficiency.

Lead DevOps & Backend Engineer, Kayisoft

1/2022 - 10/2023

Istanbul, Turkey

  • Orchestrated the development and operations of high-availability software solutions, maintaining a 99.9% uptime and demonstrating proficiency in Kubernetes orchestration and Docker containerization.
  • Innovated an online marketplace platform, resulting in a 200% surge in user engagement and a 150% increase in sales, by applying front-end technologies for full-stack awareness and enhancing user experience.
  • Streamlined deployment processes through automation, utilizing Jenkins for CI/CD, cutting manual efforts by 90% and expediting release cycles by 75%.
  • Championed project management, securing a 95% on-time delivery rate for all major initiatives, by aligning technical objectives with business goals and managing resources effectively.
  • Fostered a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement, enhancing team productivity by 30% and leading the adoption of Agile practices.

Senior Software Development Team Lead, OptimumTek

9/2020 - 12/2021

Istanbul, Turkey

  • Managed and executed software projects with a 100% success rate, using PRINCE2 methodologies for structured project execution.
  • Enhanced software quality by implementing best practices, reducing bug rates by 60% post-deployment.
  • Mentored a team of 7 developers, achieving a 40% improvement in team skill level and performance.
  • Oversaw the design, development, and testing of applications, resulting in a 30% reduction in time-to-market for new features.
  • Identified and executed process enhancements, leading to a 25% increase in operational efficiency and alignment with PRINCE2 change management protocols.

Freelance Full Stack Developer & DevOps Engineer

10/2017 - 8/2020

Istanbul, Turkey

  • Developed an ERP system for a jewelry business, increasing their operational efficiency by 40% and reducing inventory discrepancies by 30%.
  • Built an eCommerce platform for a web hosting company, which led to a 50% increase in customer retention, a 35% increase in sales, and a 20% reduction in support tickets due to improved user experience.
  • Implemented a guest management system for a tourism agency, enhancing booking efficiency by 30% and customer satisfaction by 15%.
  • Created custom WordPress plugins and add-ons, improving website functionality and user engagement by 25% and reducing page load times by 20%.
  • Designed and developed multiple static websites, achieving a 100% client satisfaction rate for responsiveness and design quality, and a 15% increase in web traffic for clients.
  • Integrated Svelte with a headless CMS, enabling a 20% faster content management workflow for a publishing firm and a 10% increase in content publication speed.
  • Automated CI/CD pipelines for multiple clients, reducing deployment times by 80% and enabling more frequent and reliable updates.
  • Conducted comprehensive security audits for client applications, identifying and mitigating security risks, resulting in a 50% reduction in potential security breaches.
  • Optimized database performance for a large-scale application, resulting in a 70% decrease in query response times and a 25% increase in transaction throughput.
  • Led a cloud migration project for a mid-sized enterprise, achieving a 40% reduction in operational costs and a 30% improvement in scalability and disaster recovery capabilities.
  • Developed a real-time analytics dashboard for a social media marketing platform, enhancing data-driven decision-making and increasing user engagement by 60%.
  • Engineered a custom content delivery network (CDN) solution for a media company, reducing content delivery latency by 50% and improving global reach.

IT Specialist

8/1997 - 9/2017

Egypt & Bahrain

  • Advanced through a series of IT roles, culminating in a comprehensive skill set across web development, database administration, and systems engineering.
  • Optimized database systems, achieving a 40% improvement in performance and reliability.
  • Provided exemplary technical support, maintaining a 95% customer satisfaction rating.
  • Championed system stability and security in diverse environments, reducing downtime by 30%.
  • Imparted technical knowledge through training, enhancing the skill set of over 200 professionals.
  • Upgraded and maintained network infrastructures, improving overall efficiency by 25%.
  • Upgraded and maintained network infrastructures, improving overall efficiency by 25%.
  • Upgraded and maintained network infrastructures, improving overall efficiency by 25%.
  • Contributed as a technical trainer, developing and delivering IT curriculum that enhanced the technical competencies of over 200 professionals.

Services

My Services

Project Manager

Experienced Project Manager and Team Lead, delivering complex projects while motivating cross-functional teams through effective communication and strategic planning.

DevOps Engineer

Seasoned DevOps Engineer adept at optimizing software development and operations through streamlined automation, collaboration, and continuous improvement practices.

Web Development

Skilled Web Developer creating engaging and functional web solutions through a mastery of programming languages and modern design principles.

Portfolio

My Works

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Contact

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My Address

Istanbul, Turkey

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Email Me

mrashad@mrashad.com

Call Me

+90 505 065 6132

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