I'm Boguste Hameyie

Software Craftsman | Pragmatic Developer

Developer, Tech Enthusiast, Hobby Photographer, Tea Drinker.

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Hello, My Name is Boguste.

An experienced developer who likes to get things done.

I currently work at Sungard AS, where I spend most of my time working on awesome projects in the .NET stack.

In my spare time I experiment with new Technologies, blog, work on side/portfolio projects, and offer free advice on startups, entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and technology.

Contact Details

  • Boguste Hameyie
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • www.bhameyie.com

My Latest Work

Find out what I'm up to these days

47 Ron.in Blog

Beauty thru the lenses (Photo Album)

What I'm Doing

I love what I do. What's the point of being alive if you don't at least try to do something remarkable.

1. Strategy

Helping businesses iron out plans that maximizes their revenues.
Helping teams establish attainable technical visions and process structures that lead to maintainable software and scalable teams.

2. Architecture

Design and architect maintainable and scalable systems of varying complexities.

3. Developement

Develop, maintain and test software. Areas of expertise includes API Developement, Web Developement and Mobile Developement.

4. Devops

Build tooling and establish platforms to support Development efforts, maintain assets deployed on-site or in the cloud (AWS, Digital Ocean).

My Strengths

Effort is what makes you smart or talented. Failure is merely an incentive to try a different approach next time.

Creativity
Drive
Leadership
Discipline
Pragmatism

My Resume

If you call failures experiments, you can put them in your resume and claim them as achievements.

My Education
2006 - Forever

2015 - 2016

Technology Entrepreneur Nanodegree - Udacity

  • Researched various UX and UI techniques to build low and medium-fidelity prototypes. Conducted consumer research with the prototypes and discovered key UX insights to increase the product's market fit.
  • Created a pitch deck that outlines my research and solution for the market. The deck funnels 7 months of research into a concise and insightful story, allowing anyone to quickly understand high level insights from the business plan.
  • Wrote a marketing plan outlining the strategy for product distribution, which describes the position of the product in the market and how best to advertise through different advertisement channels.
  • Ran a design sprint to help ideate ideas for rapid user feedback. Conducted primary and secondary research to validate the idea and design, and developed specific metrics (HEART framework) to measure the success of the user experience.
  • Wrote a plan for monetizing the product, including concrete goals and key performance indicators to help track the products revenue-making potential. Also, ran a scenario analysis to develop alternative revenue options if the original plan requires adjustment.
October 2014

Advanced Akka With Scala - ExitCertified (BoldRadius)

Learn advanced concepts of the Akka framework.
2006 - 2011

BS and MS in Software Engineering - Drexel University

  • Acquired foundational skills of Software Engineering through courses, research assistantship and summer co-op work.
  • Researched, designed and developed a Software Recommendation and Automated Refactoring tool using C#, Mono Gendarme and NRefactory that helps developers find code smells and refactors their code for them, so as to improve code quality and raise awareness to code smells.
  • Researched, designed and developed an Autonomic Communication Framework for Robots using C#, WCF and MRDS to facilitate the development of autonomous robotic systems.
  • Provided support during lab sessions, graded lab exercises as well as the midterm and final exams for students taking Computer Programming A and B (Winter 2011), and Software Engineering 2 (Winter 2010 and 2011).
  • Graded assignments and provided direction and support throughout the length of the course via email and office hours for students taking Software Design (Spring 2010) and Operating Systems (Fall 2010).
  • Designed and developed a mobile application targeting both the Android and the WP7 platforms that integrated multiple services from Drexel University and provided a varied set of features catering to the needs of Drexel University students as part of the senior design competition.

Work Experience
2011 - Now

May 2016 - Present

.NET Application Developer - Sungard AS

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in research and development activities relating to Assurance CM, a business continuity planning (BCP) solution built on ASP.NET MVC.
2011 - May 2016

  • Senior Software Engineer - Smartstream Technologies Inc (through acquisition. 2015 - Present)
  • Staff Software Engineer - IBM (through acquisition. 2012 - 2015)
  • Software Engineer - Algorithmics (2011 - 2012)

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in research and development activities relating to a next generation Collateral Management application, utilizing C# 4.5 and F# 3.1, Windows Forms, WCF and ASP.NET MVC, following Extreme Programming (XP) methodologies including Test Driven Development (TDD), Behavior Driven Development (BDD) and Pair Programming.

Skills & Expertise

My growing list of skills.

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C#

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F#

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Scala

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WCF

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Go

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Play! Framework

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Cassandra

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ASP.NET MVC

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Postgres

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Oracle

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Sql Server

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Java

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Swift

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French

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ASP.NET Web Api

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Git

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Many more

Knowledge

Some of the things I know.

API and Web Developement

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Mobile Developement

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DevOps

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Test Driven Development

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Marketing

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Pair Programming

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Continuous Integration

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Behavior Driven Development

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Amazon Web Services

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Domain Driven Design

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SOLID

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Software Architecture

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Mentoring

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Agile

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Product Monetization

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Object Oriented Programming

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Xtreme Programming

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Micro Services

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Continuous Deployment

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Distributed Systems

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Immutable Infrastructure

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Functional Programming

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Milestones Achieved

My path has not been determined. I shall have more experiences and pass many more milestones.

10

Cups of Tea

10

Years Worked

10

Projects Tackled

5

Happy Teammates

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