I enjoy sketching, planning, developing and deploying software applications.
This web site contains details about my professional, academic, and personal information.
My name is Michael Ghattas
Passion, creativity, diligence, adaptability, desire to learn and detail-orientedness are only some of the virtues that make me a valuable asset to a software development team.
"Always code as if the guy who ends up maintaining your code will be a violent psychopath who knows where you live." - Martin Golding
Mobile Lead Engineer – Wavo.me (Current)
• Maintaining and adding new features to the Wavo.me iOS application.
• Enhanced the company's version control process
Software Engineer – Wiseleap Solutions
• Led a team of developers to release an iOS application.
• Led the hiring process to grow the company's technical team.
• Managed a team of developers using JIRA, a project management tool.
• Regularly met with clients to create proposals and review project goals
• Implemented a mobile web application for a Fortune 100 company
Creator/Developer – Smart Wall
• Developed a popular Mac OSX application, Smart Wall, which integrates day-to-day information such as time, date, weather & stocks on Mac desktops. Learn more at www.smartwallapp.com
• The application was developed using X-Code and is currently available in the Mac App Store.
• Application maintains a 4+ rating on the App Store.
Volunteer – MTL New Tech (Current)
• Regularly scouting for start up speakers for our monthly meet ups.
• Creating and maintaining community partner relationships.
• Promoting our monthly meet ups on social media outlets.
• Led the effort to revamp the organization's web site.
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering – McGill University
• Completed a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering while specializing in Computer and Software systems.
• Successfully completed several Software Engineering projects.
• Placed 3rd in a Robotics competition organized by McGill University.
Minor in Management – McGill University
• Completed several Management courses that include Organizational Behavior, Marketing, Finance, International Business and Economical Development.
• Lead a team of marketing students to execute a marketing plan that helped boost restaurant sales.
• Created a social media campaign using Facebook and Twitter to promote a web site I created for a local store.
What can i do
I am a seasoned iOS/Android software developer and have published more than 4 applications to Apple and Google App stores. I am also fluent in creating web applications using PHP, JS, HTML, CSS and jQuery
Undertook the responsibility of managing a software team to meet company objectives. I used JIRA to help facilitate the project management process while adhering to Agile SCRUM methodologies.
I am comfortable with all layers of a start up, from investors to software engineers.
I know what it takes to take a company from no product to shipping software and making payroll.
Do you have a project and you want to work with me, feel free to drop me a line.
Get in touch with me
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I'm always not sure the date, everyday. So this App make me aware of the date! It's configurable, looks good! I like it.
soccertack - ★★★★★/ USA
应当不错 - ★★★★★ / China
Smart wall is amazing! People are always telling me that I have a messy desktop; so I use Smart Wall to tidy it up!
Benej102 - ★★★★★ / New Zealand
Para receber a quinta estrela, só faltou o app reconhecer e usar o idioma selecionado no sistema.
Marco Dantonio - ★★★★ / Brazil
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