I'm Ali Askar

Software Engineer | Python / Django Enthusiast | Avid Traveler

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Ali Askar

Software Developer from Bangalore, India.

Hi. I am Ali Askar. By day, I’m a Senior Software Developer at ShadowFax Technologies. I have a passion for creating value in the form of functional, reliable software. My current choice of tools starts with Python, and Django for web and mobile backend development.

I have a strong background in cloud based solutions including API development, expert level prototyping utilising Python and the Django Framework. I have a proven ability to understand and create web based software from scratch. I have built backend for several web and mobile based applications, out of which some are used by several thousands of users.

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Technical Skills

I can say I’m quite good at

Python

Fast and Powerful Enough.

Django

Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

REST API

Powerful and flexible toolkit for building Web APIs.

Databases

MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis etc.

Cloud

AWS, Heroku, VPS (Digital Ocean) and lot more.

GIT

The Version Control System.

Work Experience

My previous associations

Nov, 2015
Present

ShadowFax Technologies

Senior Software Developer

Shadowfax is a product based company providing on demand delivery service. As of now, I am working on Tech backend developing APIs that meets requirements and helps in achieving complete automation of whole system.

Jan, 2015
Nov, 2015

uFaber

Senior Software Engineer

uFaber, is an E-Learning product based startup. My responsibilities were the backend development of entire product life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities. The product backend was built in Python, Django and REST framework, with frontend technologies chosen as AngularJS.

Jan, 2013
Dec, 2014

Codeyssus

Software Engineer

A service based startup focused on building web applications and deploy them on cloud. I have worked on over 6 projects at Codeyssus managing projects full development cycle involving technological decisions. Technology stack used was Python and Django.

Education

What I have done in my academic career

2008 - 2012

Bachelor of Technology (Information Technology)

MES College of Engineering. Affiliated to University of Calicut

2006 - 2008

X - XII

MES International School, Pattambi. Affiliated to CBSE Delhi

Portfolio

Showcase of my few works

Get In Touch

Please feel free if you would like to have a chat.

Contact details

+91-9743049111

aliaskar1024@gmail.com