Profile

Kassem Itani

Mobile App Developer

About Me

I'm a developer, with a real passion for mobile and web application development. Embracing cutting-edge technology, I have gained an in-depth understanding of the main mobile platforms. Having helped develop successful apps on iOS, Android, Blackberry, J2ME and Appcelerator Titanium Mobile.

Services

  • Mobile Apps

    Creating iPhone/iPad, Android, Blackberry, Symbian/J2ME and Appcelerator Titanium Alloy Apps with a great UI/UX.

  • Html5 Web App

    Creating HTML5 Web apps with responsive intuitive interface and strong secure back-end.

  • CMS Website

    Creating a responsive websites that fits all screen sizes with a great user interaction that is controlled with a strong back-end.

  • Cloud Api

    Creating cloud Apis that utilizes http and tcp requests and json responses.

  • Consultancy

    I provide technical consultancy for back-end and front-end architectures.

  • Digital Marketing

    I offer Search Engine Optimization for websites and mobile apps. Cost effective online advertising.

Resume

Employment

  • Mobile Developer @ Ahli Group LLC
    March 2016 - Current

    • Mobile developer for iOS and Android native applications and Appcelerator Titanium Mobile Apps
    • Team building, training, leading and supporting developers.
    • Requirements gathering, Project analysis, software architecture, and database design.
    • Develop technical and operations standards, procedures, and technical documentation.

  • Technical Manager @ Mojo Tribe FZ-LLC
    December 2014 - March 2016

    Main Technical Responsibilities:
    • Provide technical training to teams when required and serve as a technical mentor to team members
    • Ensure teams follow the correct procedures, policies and documentation requirements across project phases
    • Guide the team through the development, testing and implementation stages and review the completed work effectively
    • Provide direction and technical expertise in design, development and systems integration
    • Identify resource and equipment requirements, efficient capacity planning and manage software and hardware availability
    • Make quick decisions and solve technical problems to provide an efficient environment for project implementation

    Main Management Responsibilities:
    • Ensure standard operating procedures and project guidelines are in place
    • Task allocation and performance evaluation of team members
    • Project scheduling and resource management
    • Planning, budgeting and reporting on projects
    • Make presentations on project status, present monthly and annual reports to senior management
    • Meet with client teams and gather requirements, conduct regular team meetings and track project progress
    • Interview candidates and hire resources
    • Conduct performance reviews of team members and identify areas of improvement, give feedback and recommend for promotions or salary increments
    • Estimate project budgets, coordinate with finance department for funds and plan for purchasing of equipment and hardware in a cost-effective way
    • Provide an efficient working atmosphere to project teams and ensure objectives are met within stipulated time

  • Freelance Mobile Developer @ Mojo Tribe FZ-LLC
    August 2014 - December 2014

    • Working remotely on iOS, Android and Blackberry 10 projects for MojoTribe Company based in United Arab Emirates, Dubai.
    • Used Native Objective-C and Java to build iOS and Android mobile apps.
    • Setup Parse backend and used Parse Library on client-side to fetch the backend data.

  • Mobile Application Developer @ WextWise S.A.L
    January 2014 - Current

    • Creating native iPhone and Android apps with TCP connection SSL encrypted.
    • Involved at every project phrase, from concept creation to app store deployment.
    • Responsible for general maintenance of application library and debugging.
    • Tested applications on device simulators and actual devices to fine-tune products.

  • Freelance Mobile Developer @ LiveLoveBeirut
    April 2014 – June 2014

    • Working remotely on iOS and Android project for mobile app LiveLove.
    • Used Native Objective-C and Java to build iOS and Android mobile apps.
    • Setup Parse backend and used Parse Library on client-side to fetch the backend data.

  • Technical Consultant @ OpenRatio Technology AB
    August 2014 – December 2013

    •Working remotely on iOS projects for OpenRatio Company based in Stockholm, Sweden.
    • Used Native Objective-C state-of-art mobile applications for iOS.
    • Used Http (Rest Service) using POST, GET, PUT, DELETE requests and handling JSON response .
    • Responsible for general maintenance of application library and debugging.
    • Tested applications on device simulators and actual devices to fine-tune products.

  • Mobile Application Developer @ Wext Offshore
    April 2014 – January 2014

    •Used Native Objective-C and Java to develop state-of-art mobile applications for IOS, Android, Blackberry and J2ME.
    • Created a mobile messaging app using TCP connection SSL encrypted.
    • Involved at every project phase, from concept creation to app store deployment.
    • Responsible for general maintenance of application library and debugging.
    • Wrote documentation on the API technical specification and implementation.
    • Tested applications on device simulators and actual devices to fine-tune products.
    • Supported junior members of the team, providing ongoing advice and guidance.

  • Founder & Web Developer @ Zboun.com
    Nov 2012 - Dec 2012

    • Created a Customer Rating System using PHP and MYSQL.
    • Developed a backend content management system.
    • Used Google Maps API for showing the location of a store.
    • Used Facebook API for user login and comments on a store.
    • Created a modern responsive interface using html5.

Education

  • Bachelor in Information Technology
    August 2009 - June 2012

    Lebanese International University – Beirut Campus

  • Lebanese Baccalaureate
    june 2009

    Lebanese Baccalaureate emphasis in Economics and Sociology at Al-Amir Shakib Arslan High School Beirut, Lebanon

My Skills

  • Project Managment
    95%
  • Technical Requirments
    95%
  • Appcelerator Titanium
    90%
  • iOS Xcode
    80%
  • Android Studio
    70%
  • Web back-end development
    90%
  • Web front-end development
    70%

Contact

  • Verdun, Beirut, Lebanon
  • kassem.itani@gmail.com
  • + 961 70 958 960