Ahmed Ali Ashraf

New York, NY
Cell: 347-261-9780
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WORK IN PROGRESS

I am a passionate programmer specializing in Java and Python software development, currently working at Shared_Studios as a Junior Software Developer.

Education

Macaulay Honors College at Lehman College - CUNY

Bachelor of Science with summa cum laude in Computer Science, May 2018
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Presidential Scholar, Dean’s List
Technical Skills: Java, Python, SQL, HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript, Objective-C

Related Courses

Game Programming, Data Science, Database Systems, Computability Theory, Internet Programming, iOS Programming, Data Structures & Algorithms, Operating Systems, Computer Organization, Elementary Discrete Structures & Applications

Projects

Workout Randomizer

  • Wanted to learn new workouts and vary personal weekly routine
  • Created an Android fitness app using Java and XML in Android Studio
  • Allowed user to choose muscles to workout randomly for the entire week or current day

Aftermath

  • Goal was to examine the impact of Television shows on United States society
  • Compared the popularity of a TV show during original airing and the popularity of names similar to character names from the show among US newborns
  • Used Python for analyzing and comparing data collected from trusted sources
  • High positive and negative correlations were observed, especially with unusual names

Shutterbug

  • Created third-party iOS client (iPhone and iPad) for image sharing website Flickr using Objective-C
Experience

Shared_Studios

Junior Software Developer -- April 2019-Present

MTA New York City Transit (NYCT), New York, NY

College Aide -- June 2016-September 2016

  • Microsoft Access Database Developer for Metropolitan Transportation Authority – Corrosion Control
  • Worked in team and independently to develop an Access database with an intuitive UI and migrate existing data
  • Planned and implemented projects based on client specifications, divided duties by leveraging team skills, and updated according to user feedback
  • Learned Visual Basic Applications and Microsoft Access independently by studying documentation and forums

Herbert H. Lehman High School, Bronx, NY

PC Technician -- May 2012-June 2013

  • Collaborated as part of a team to support users on hardware and software problems
  • Built computers based on user requirements
  • Coordinated network installation of operating systems and user software
  • Facilitated maintenance of existing systems with software updates and hardware upgrades
Related Skills

Software: Microsoft Office (Advanced), Photoshop (Novice), iMovie (Novice)

Operating Systems: Windows, Mac OS, Linux, Android, iOS

Office Sikills: Customer Support, Data Entry and Organization

Affiliations & Interests
  • Member of National Society of Black Engineers
  • Volunteered as Part of Lehman Community Engagement and The Bronx is Blooming
  • Read Books and Play Video Games in Free Time for Personal Growth
References
Available on request