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Beshoy GirgisBeshoy Sammy Girgis

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Objective

To obtain a Web and / or mobile development position that will allow me to utilize my expertise and further my knowledge in the Computer Sciences and Information Systems field.


Summary

  • More than eight years of Web and mobile application development experience.
  • Expert in performing maintenance, optimization and enhancement on computers and servers of all architectures.
  • Honest, hardworking and adapts to new environments and procedures quickly.
  • Highly motivated, determined and focused on remaining on the edge of the technology curve.

Technology Experience

Development Languages
  • Skilled in: PHP, HTML5/XHTML, CSS3, JavaScript, Java, Bash, XML, ColdFusion, C++, C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP and AS3
Software
  • Database: MySQL, Microsoft Access and Microsoft SQL
  • Design: Adobe Creative Suite and Quark
  • Office: Microsoft Office, Libre and Open Office
  • Operating Systems: Gentoo, CentOS and Ubuntu Linux, Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X
  • Development: VIM, Eclipse, Gedit, Nano, Notepad++, Microsoft Visual Studio and Adobe Dreamweaver

Work Experience

01.2007 – Present | One Design Studios
Senior Web Developer
  • Design custom frontend and backend Web applications utilizing PHP, HTML5/XHTML, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery.
  • Develop new Web-based front and back-end applications utilizing an array of languages including PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery, OOD/OOP concepts as well as several technologies including MySQL, SVN, Git and IIS throughout the full development lifecycle from conception to deployment.
  • Develop and maintain security policies and server-level attack detection and response software.
  • Build, configure, deploy and utilize LAMP (Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP) platform with strong focus on high code and server security.
  • Develop and maintain security policies and server-level attack detection and response software.
  • Design and develop mobile applications for the Android Market utilizing Java and XML that communicate to a LAMP environment for data processing on a global scale.
  • Meet with clients to discuss projects as well as define scope and build specification documents for various projects.
  • Shoot and process photography for engagements, weddings, senior portraits, school yearbook, sports and business photos.
  • Design and produce print media such as business cards, letterhead, logos, postcards and signs utilizing Adobe Creative Suite.
11.2010 – 03.2012 | River City Studio
Senior Web Developer
  • Maintain 200+ websites – bug fixes, security upgrades, database optimization as well as DNS and server
    maintenance and alterations.
  • Develop new Web-based front and back-end applications utilizing an array of languages including PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery, OOD/OOP concepts as well as several technologies including MySQL, SVN, Git and IIS throughout the full development lifecycle from conception to deployment.
  • Implement APIs for services such as Authorize.net, CyberSource and Vanco payment gateways utilizing oAuth, cURL and XML.
  • Develop Web-based calendar, shopping cart e-commerce and application filing and approval software.
  • Develop and maintain security policies and server-level attack detection and response software.
  • Build, configure, deploy and utilize LAMP (Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP) and Windows / IIS platforms with strong focus on high code and server security.
  • Purchase and install SSL certificates.
  • Meet with clients to discuss projects as well as define scope and build specification documents for various projects.
  • Assist project management team in prioritizing current projects.
03.2005 – 11.2010 | Lakewood Property Owners Association
Web Developer / Communications Coordinator
  • Maintain and upgrade association website utilizing ColdFusion, HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Develop Web applications to maintain resident online accounts, e-mail broadcast system registration, neighborhood map utilizing Google Maps API and calendar of events utilizing Google Calendar.
  • Upgrade Web based gate entry and surveillance software utilizing C#.NET, ASP.NET, and Microsoft SQL Database.
  • Design, develop and sell advertising for monthly newsletter utilizing Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office.
  • Ensure proper operation of network, computer and phone systems as well as other technological equipment.
  • Provide technical support to office staff.
06.2004 – 12.2007 | You Buy We Fly, Inc.
Web Developer
  • Design and develop Web-based business management software utilizing ASP, HTML, JavaScript and Microsoft Access Database.
  • Develop and upgrade website from ASP to PHP, utilizing the LAMP (Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP) platform.
  • Maintain relations with local restaurants to ensure proper business operations.

Education

2007 | Metropolitan Community Colleges of Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri
  • Major in Computer Sciences and Information Systems
  • Minor in Photography and Graphic Design
  • Several courses in C++, Java and VB.NET
  • Acquired fundamental knowledge of photography and digital design
2004 | Lee’s Summit High School
Lee’s Summit, Missouri
  • High School and Spanish diplomas
  • Several courses in C++ and Java

Volunteer

  • 03.2010 – current: Member of Rockwell Estates Board of Directors

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References

Available upon request