About

Software Developer, Student

Me

Pretoria, South Africa
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my name is nabeel valley, born in 1995 - pretoria, south africa

i'm passionate about solving challenging problems in beautiful ways

my daily-doings involve writing code, graphic and ui design, taking pictures, and a bit of reading

Experience

Mercedes-Benz

Pretoria, South Africa
Web Developer / Technical Specialist
Mar'19-Present

full stack web developer in the marketing/customer data analytics team focused on end-to-end delivery of software projects from the identification of business requirements to the application architecture and solution delivery. working on optimizing customer experiences on web platforms and integrating with a variety 1st and 3rd party applications and supporting with data related operations

making use of agile methodologies and delivering software in a three tier, service-oriented architecture using primarily .net, node.js, react, and jenkins as well as machine learning applications with python and ml.net

IBM

Johannesburg, South Africa
Cloud Developer Advocate
- Graduate Program
Sept'18-Feb'19

focused on enabling developers on ibm cloud technologies, building poc applications and demos for prospective clients showcasing technologies such as artificial intelligence, internet of things, containers and microservices, devops tools and methodologies, blockchain and design thinking

additionally i also wrote an article on assembling a continious deployment pipeline for web applications and coordinated and assisted developers with the data science johannesburg meetup group and the mtn tad hack in 2018

Microsoft

Johannesburg, South Africa
Full Stack Web Developer
- Internship
Feb'18-Aug'18

development of mobile-first progressive web applications for a mentorship program using angular and asp.net core for azure called lifexchange, and the microsoft cloud summit 2018 event information site as well as engaged in client reviews and workshops as well as project planning. researched topics on web design and development

Education

University of Pretoria

Pretoria, South Africa
BEng(Mech)
Jan'14-Dec'17

bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering with a final year specialization in mechatronics and a research project focused on renewable energy, i also tutored engineering programming in python to second year students

Al Ghazali College

Pretoria, South Africa
National Senior Certificate
Dec'13

national senior certificate with mathematics, physical sciences, life sciences, and information technology along with english as my primary language and afrikaans as the second