Hi, My name is Mahbub

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

About Me

Mahbub Iftekhar

Objective

I take great pride in my work. I'm self-confident, creative, funny and naturally passionate. I’m a forward thinker, which others may find inspiring when working as a team.

What I Do?

I really enjoy programming. I enjoy creatively solving complex problems.

  • Software Development
  • Android Development
  • Flutter Development
  • C++
  • Dart
  • Kotlin
  • IBM Rhapsody
  • Dimmensions
  • Java
  • Python
  • UI/UX
  • Team Management
  • Reliable
  • Resilient
  • Confident
  • Forward Thinking

Work

  • July 2019 - Current

    Software Engineer

    Leonardo UK
    Leonardo

    Leonardo, formerly Leonardo-Finmeccanica and Finmeccanica, is an Italian multinational company specialising in aerospace, defence and security. Headquartered in Rome, the company has 180 sites worldwide. With over 7,000 people employed across the UK. Leonardo is one of the UK's leading aerospace companies and one of biggest suppliers of defence and security equipment to the UK MoD. Currently working on the Edinburgh site on the Raven radar project for SAAB aerospace, which is used in the Gripen E Aircraft. This aircraft is to be used by the Swedish and Brazilian royal airforces

  • May 2019 - July 2019

    Computing Support Technician

    The University of Edinburgh
    The University of Edinburgh

    Main tasks: Assist in the preparation for upcoming semester courses. To work as part of a team, efficiently carrying out maintenance and repairs on University computer equipment; upgrading existing infrastructure; planning for, then installing new equipment to improve facilities

  • November 2018 - May 2019

    SDP Student Technical Assistant

    The University of Edinburgh
    The University of Edinburgh

    Main tasks: Assist technician with the technical, facility and resource requirements for the course. Assisting in preparing workshops and demonstration area’s. Provide technical and resource support to groups of students partaking in the course.

  • May 2018 - August 2018

    Computing Support Technician

    The University of Edinburgh
    The University of Edinburgh

    Main tasks: To work as part of a team, efficiently carrying out maintenance and repairs on University computer equipment; upgrading existing infrastructure; planning for, then installing new equipment to improve facilities.



Resume

Education



Projects

  • November 2020 - ONGOING
    Co-Founder & Lead Software Engineer

    WebBud
    WebBud

    WebBud is a website design, deployment, and hosting venture setup to make getting your foot on the internet easy, simple, and affordable. If you are looking to get a website developed, upgraded or hosted, please get in touch [email protected] or just give me a call.

  • March 2020 - ONGOING
    Project Lead & Software Engineer

    CommunityNow
    CommunityNow

    CommunityNow is an integrated platform for providing applications infrastructure to community groups, to allow them to digitally organise events, meeting times, and communicate with their members. 

    CommunityNow is the parent of IslamNow  

  • March 2020 - ONGOING
    Project Lead & Software Engineer

    IslamNow

    IslamNow is a cross-platform mobile that will allow any mosque to upload prayer times to a server and have followers access this information in a user-friendly way using a mobile application, removing the need for PDF print outs. 

    IslamNow will allow uploads to be parsed automatically on the server-side, and it will be a one-app design so ANY mosque can sign up to use the service. All provided for FREE. Islam Now is a side project and currently in the UI/UX and processing development stage. 

    CommunityNow is the parent of IslamNow 

    It is a big task, myself and three other engineers are on the job currently part-time as well as our normal day jobs, the aim is to launch in mid-2021. 

    Currently, we are looking for support! If you can offer your services in any of the following areas 

    - Web Development

    - General Software Engineering

    - App Development 

    - Business Development

    - Graphics Design

    - Islamic Consultancy

    Please contact me on either my email [email protected] or just give me a call.

  • July 2020 - October 2020
    Lead UI/UX Engineer

    Código Hub Código

    Código is a firmware distribution service built on top of the Ethereum blockchain and IPFS. Código natively allows developers to upload firmware for different devices and provides rudimentary search capabilities for users. Users can download firmware either by requesting a specific firmware image from a known developer or utilizing a built-in web of trust model to automatically select a trusted developer.

  • January 2019 - April 2019
    Full Stack Developer

    Room Occupancy Sensor
    Room Occupancy Sensor

    A room occupancy sensor was developed with Rusab Asher , for measuring the number of occupants in a room and providing statistics to users such as the most popular time. This project was a full stack implementation using a Nordic board which received information from sensors, an Android device to act as a gateway and a Google Cloud Instance to process all the data.

  • August 2018 - May 2019

    Swipe 2 Sort is my final year project. A Kotlin Android app designed to make organising user’s many photos simple and fun. Swipe 2 Sort has been released on the Google Play Store!

  • 27th & 28th of October 2018
    Database & UI/UX Developer

    JP Morgan Code for Good - 2018
    JP Morgan

    Code for Good is a 24 hour, competitive event which tasks a team to develop a solution for an NGO. My group developed a web application for Children with Cancer UK, which assists their patients to communicate with one another in a safe, user-friendly environment.

  • Jan 2018 - May 2018
    Team Lead & Android Developer

    RoboTour - Autonomous Robot

    The project involved working within a 7-strong group, designing and developing an autonomous robot from scratch, using an EV3 mind storm which was controlled by multiple Android Devices.

  • December 2017 - June 2018
    quickSMS

    quickSMS is an Android App I co-developed with Alex Shand. quickSMS was written from scratch, using the emerging language, Kotlin. Studies were used to help design and improve the UI interface. The app has subsequently been published on the Google Play store for the public to enjoy.

  • September 2017 - December 2017
    Android Developer

    Songle - Kotlin Android App

    The very first Android app I developed, Songle is a location-based game, where the user walks around collecting words in the University of Edinburgh central campus, obtaining the words by going close to markers.

Skills

Kotlin

Dart

Java

C++

Python

Javascript

Flutter

Android

CI/CD

User Interface Design

Dimensions

IBM Rhapsody

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