Hello! I'm Zahed, a software engineer based in Kuwait.
I enjoy creating things that live on the internet, whether that be websites, applications, or anything in between. My goal is to always build products that provide pixel-perfect, performant experiences.
I started as a Software Engineer at One Global where I worked on a wide variety of interesting and meaningful projects on a daily basis.
Here are a few technologies I've been working with recently:
- ASP.net Core
- HTML & (S)CSS
Where I've Worked
Senior Software Developer @ Khayal Consultants
June 2019 - Present
- Write modern, performant, maintainable code for a diverse array of client and internal projects
- Clients included Central Bank of Kuwait, Gulf Bank, Kuwait Airport, and more
Senior Software Engineer @ One Global
July 2018 - June 2019
- Developed and shipped Masterpass (digital wallet by MasterCard) as a payment option in Og Money mobile application
- Responsible for the development of PCI Certified solution in Kuwait and Bahrain to securely store customer card information on file.
- Communicate with multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, designers and clients on a daily basis
- Proposed and implemented scalable solutions to issues identified with in-house services and applications
- Interfaced with user experience designers and other developers to ensure thoughtful and coherent user experiences across One Global applications
Software Engineer @ Isys Global Trading
June 2015 - July 2018
- Developed the backend functionality of KFH Wallet using MasterCard Digital Enablement Service (MDES), allowing its users to turn regular payment cards into digital tokens and perform contactless payments.
- Integrated with several payment service providers such as MasterCard MPGS, KNET, SEPAExpress, Mobile Money in Uganda among others
- Architected and implemented in-house Wallet for Og Money mobile apps
Some Things I've Built
Built with React, it’s an application to find the better developer between two github users.
- GitHub API
Other Noteworthy Projectsview the archive
Get In Touch
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