A motivated and skilled Solutions Architect, Professional Scrum Master, and Google Certified Mobile Web Specialist with years of hands-on professional experience designing developing, and delivering state-of-the-art applications.
I am passionate about bringing cutting-edge AI research into practice as a deep learning engineer, with extensive experience in recommendation systems, deep learning, natural language processing, predictive modeling, etc.
Experienced SEO specialist with a demonstrated history of success on medium, and small accounts. Skilled in search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM), and many things Google (Analytics, GSC, Google Ads).
Highly motivated, quick learner, able to work independently or on a team, and drive solutions.Download Resume
2013 - Present
Senior Software Engineer
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University , Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Responsible for leading the project till the deployment phase and for developing and customizing software solution to meet the university needs, end to end software development cycle which includes requirement collection, scoping and estimating of work, analyzing and proposing the optimum software solution, user interface and database designing, developing code using best practices, testing and delivering the solution in staging and production environment, trouble shooting, supporting and maintaining the existing systems, integrating systems, and customizing the out-of-the-box products to meet university needs.
2009 - 2013
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University , Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Responsible for gathering user requirements, defining system functionality and writing code. Execute full software development life cycle (SDLC). Develop flowcharts, layouts and documentation to identify requirements and solutions. Write well-designed, testable code. Integrate software components into a fully functional software system. Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems. Comply with project plans and industry standards and ensure software is updated with latest features
2007 - 2009
e-TQM College , Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Responsible for developing and/or designing websites for the college, working alongside a team of other developers in creating, maintaining, and updating the websites. Developing or validating test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types. Identifying problems uncovered by customer feedback and testing, and correcting or referring problems to appropriate personnel for correction. Evaluating code to ensure it meets industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
Certificates & Education
Professional Scrum Master
Demonstrate a fundamental level of Scrum mastery. PSM certificate holders prove that they understand Scrum as described in the Scrum Guide and how to apply Scrum in Scrum Teams. PSM holders have a consistent terminology and approach to Scrum.
Deep Learning Specialization
The Deep Learning Specialization is designed to prepare learners to participate in the development of cutting-edge AI technology, understand the capability, the challenges, and the consequences of the rise of deep learning. Through five interconnected courses, learners develop a profound knowledge of the hottest AI algorithms, mastering deep learning from its foundations (neural networks) to its industry applications (Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, Speech Recognition, etc.)
Amazon Web Services (AWS) OTP-AWSD4: Amazon SageMaker
Simplifying Machine Learning Application Development and use Amazon SageMaker to simplify the integration of Machine Learning into production applications.
Google Mobile Web Specialist
Requires Developers to pass an online exam on Progressive Web Apps, Website Layout and Styling, Front-end Networking, Accessibility, Performance Optimization and Caching, Testing and Debugging, ES2015 Concepts and Syntax, and Mobile Web Forms.
AdWords Search certified
Covers basic and advanced concepts, including best practices for creating,
managing, measuring, and optimizing search ad campaigns across the Search Network.
Google Analytics certified
The Google Analytics Individual Qualification (IQ) exam covers basic digital analytics and Google Analytics best practices.
2001 - 2006
Bachelor of Engineering
Information Technology faculty, Damascus University, Syria
Bachelor of Engineering, Artificial Intelligence Dep., Information Technology faculty, Damascus University, Syria.
Smart Learning Solutions Development Manager
Bassel is smart and focus software engineer. He is advanced frontend developer and has very good experience in the mobile apps development. His expertise in Drupal development and SEO makes him a rare talent in the Arab world. I am happy to work with you in one team Bassel!
Experienced CISO (IT/OT) | Author | Speaker | YouTuber | Content Creator
Bassel is a talented developer who has an eye on the regular changes affecting Web Applications from the technical as well as from the marketing perspective. I had the chance to work with him for the last three years; I can say that he is a result-oriented, responsible, and the technically sound guy who gets the job fully done. I definitely recommend him.
Web Content Creator
If you are looking for a highly skilled and talented web developer who can understand your needs to the fullest, who can turn your image of your online presence into impressive reality, then seek Bassel's services. You know that if you plan to build your website from ground zero, you would need to hire 5 or 6 professionals, or simply ask him to do it. Indeed, web development is a wide spectrum, but I would say his experience covers almost all aspects of this profession, from coding to SEO optimization. I proudly recommend Bassel for any web development project, no matter how challenging it seems. Well versed in almost all aspects of digital world, He can meet your wildest expectations. Sure.
Moid Ul Hassan
Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Expert
I have found Bassel as a very hard working person. I always saw him smiling regardless of the extreme pressure at work and times when he has to deliver so many things at the same time.
PHP, Laravel, Drupal, Moodle, Python, Keras, TensorFlow, Pandas, Service Oriented Architecture, REST, MVC, APIs, MySQL and SQLite
SEO campaigns, analytics, SE rankings monitoring, keyword research, site auditing, social media optimisation and link building
AWS, Amazon SageMake, Agile methods, Git, SVN, Gulp, Bower, Mobile Development, Linux, Ubuntu, Apache, Cordova & PhoneGap, Photoshop and Illustrator