Ahsaan Muhammad Yousuf

boy form Karachi · Pakistan ahsankhatri1992@gmail.com

A Self-Taught PHP focused introvert full stack web developer for more than 5 years of experience. Officially performing duties of DevOps as well. Passionate, can-do attitude, team-player and excellent ability to adapt any environment.

Excellent experience of Laravel 5.x and micro frameworks such as SlimPHP and Lumen for APIs.

A project done in NodeJS and currently learning Python; Done few mini projects including a CLI game cows-and-bulls and hangman.

Experience

Team Lead - PHP

AppMaisters

I joined AppMaisters as Senior PHP Developer, in 6 month they promoted me as a PHP Team Lead after evaluating my performance and skills with added responsibilities on top of the list to design architecture for client's project from stack to implementation of it making their application high-available, fault-tolerance and auto-scalable using AWS primarily.

July 2016 - Present

Senior PHP Developer

FSD Solutions

FSD Solutions is a customized software development firm offering a range of creative services, including website design, development, launch and support of applications on web iOS, and Android platforms. Founded in 2005 in Dallas, TX, we offer our clients global development resources, 24-hour service and support, and the expertise of over 50+ trained professionals worldwide.

September 2014 - July 2016

PHP Developer

Salsoft Technologies

I started working as a mid-level software engineer at Salsoft Technologies, working with project management staff to capture requirements for the functional elements of website projects, handled more than six projects to work on. My responsibility was to build and maintain website on PHP Platform and provide web services for application developers. Also responsible for ensuring that all work carried out complies with standards and guidelines.

February 2014 - September 2014

Freelance

Entrepreneur

I decided to start full-time freelancing because I wanted to have more control over the development process, from guiding clients on their specifications to choosing a CMS or creating my own hand written code. This essentially allows me to fulfill several roles as required which are developer, analyst, production manager, consultant etc.

June 2013 - January 2015

Education

Govt. College of Commerce & Economics

Bachelor of Commerce

2nd Division

2012 - 2013

Govt. College of Commerce & Economics

Intermediate (HSC)

B Grade

2010 - 2011

Skills

Languages/Frameworks/Tools currently working on
Other experiences
  • PHP — Core PHP | Laravel | CodeIgniter | Symfony | Lumen | SlimPHP
  • JavaScript — jQuery | NodeJS | ExpressJS | AdonisJS | PhantomJS | Underscore | Handlebar
  • Python — Standard
  • Database — MySQL | PostgreSQL | SQLite
  • Version Control — GIT | SVN
  • Hybrid Mobile Development — Cordova/PhoneGap
  • Networking — AWS (EC2/EB) | Apache | Nginx
  • Orchestration/Deployments — Docker | PHPLoy | Git Hooks | CI/CD (Jenkins)
  • Serverless — AWS Lambda | Firebase Cloud Functions
  • Miscellaneous — SublimeText | Babun (Windows) | iTerm2 (OSx)

Interests

I enjoy reading articles tech related and in my spare time trying to learn different thing it could be either language or playing with framework. Apart from being a developer, I enjoy most of my time being outdoors playing cricket, football and snooker.

I'm also available for OpenSource Project or any Laravel Package Development