James Kuta Simiyu's Profile

Affiliation

Strathmore University

Company

Coders4Africa Inc.

Job Title

Applications Developer

Nickname

Kuta

Resume

PDF

Home

Nairobi, Kenya

Homepage

https://github.com/simiyukuta/

Bio

Kuta has great interest in Information Communication and Technology.He has actively participated in the development of several applications. Sample Projects: Sportpesa - Sportpesa is a football sport betting system. The link is https://www.sportpesa.com/ .I Kuta was one of the lead developers on this project working on the website,the mobile version,sms application ans several backend applications. EBPPP - Developing an Electronic Bill Presentment and payment platform for the City Council of Nairobi.Kuta was one of the core backend developers.

Skills

SERVER SIDE WORK:
php,python,nodeJs
CLIENT SIDE:
java for android,html5,css,bootstrap library,AngularJs,jquery,jquery UI,jquery mobile.
DATABASES:
MongoDb,Postgresql,mysql,sqlite
Servers:
Linux servers mainly Ubuntu,Debian
WEB FRAMEWORKS:
python Django framework,php Yii and CodeIgniter frameworks,EXpressJs for the NodeJs,django-celerery
IMAGE EDITING
GIMP,Adobe Fireworks,PhotoShop


PROJECT COLLABORATION:
git,subversion(svn) on the linux platform
OTHERS:
Kannel sms gateway configuration,configuring thermal printers to work on linux using CUPS.
Background Process using crontab ,python daemon

Student

Kenya Summer 2011

Project

Mpira