Google Developer Expert for Angular | Frontend Engineer | Lead @ Angular Kenya | Co-Organizer @ GDG Nairobi | Co-Lead @ AnitaB.org Nairobi
A Frontend Engineer who is constantly learning the best practices of architecting software using Angular, while having scalability, maintainability, and user needs in mind. Other skills that complement the aforementioned include software testing, version control, building Progressive Web Applications, CI, and design thinking for building user-centered solutions which I find crucial in the Software Engineering process.
Angular Kenya is a community of developers passionate about sharing knowledge about the Angular framework, experiences, best practices, and guidance while learning from others simultaneously.
We envision and work towards creating a future where people who imagine and build technology mirror the societies for which they build for. We offer a platform to connect, inspire and guide women in computing , and organizations that have technology innovation as a strategic imperative.
Organize and create events in Nairobi, Kenya with the aim of spreading knowledge about technology and sharing experiences in building user-centered solutions using Google technologies.
I received a 4-year scholarship from the MasterCard Foundation to study Computer Science at Ashesi University, Ghana. Through my four years at Ashesi University, apart from academics, I was involved in various activities including give-back community programs and problem-soliving communities and/or organization that sought to solve real-world problems with user-centered solutions.
Through my four years in high school, I was a beneficiary of a USAID Scholarship under Equity Bank's Wings to Fly Program which sought to sponsor students who came from disadvantaged backgrounds but academically gifted.
Leading a project that is revamping the current Sky.Garden marketplace by implementing “Sky Style”, which is Sky.Garden’s Design System to revamp the Sky.Garden Marketplace to improve the shopper’s user experience and reduce the application’s loading time by 60%.
Built features for the no-code website builder to enable 350,000 users bring their business online and make use of the Google Ads feature embedded in the website builder. I also implemented Cobiro’s UI Design System to provide consistent User Experience across Cobiro’s products. This has increased the Cobiro developers’ development experience by 50% since they don’t need to write their own CSS code to implement designs provided.
Implementing user-facing features for the company’s flagship platform that seeks to
reach 100, educate 50, and engage 100 million youths by empowering their ideas through entrepreneurship
education and guidance, using Artifical Interlligence and Machine Learning.
Designing and building a loan management system meant to be used by 1500 small
businesses and individual loan applicants in Kenya. The system eliminates the barrier of having SMEs and
SACCOs do loan applications for their customers, and instead have the customers themselves apply for
loans at the comfort of their seats.
We are an education technology company providing technological tools to connect
learners and tutors on demand. Our flagship product, the GCSP app, connects global learners to
professional tutors who can help the learners learn anything on-demand, anywhere.
Building a real-estate platform used by property owners, agents, and buyers to buy
and sell real estate property in Kenya. The platform is meant to slash the current time it takes to buy
a property from 90 days to 60 days.
Designed and built an in-house application utilizing Angular, TypeScript, HTML and CSS for tracking customers’ enquiries on real-estate property to either buy or sell.
Revamped the KnackApp business platform to improve the user experience and onboarding
experience of new users of the platform using Angular, HTML, TypeScript, and SASS as the underlying
Knack uses a combination of brain science, game theory, computer and data science, digital user experience and machine learning, to help individuals know their hidden natural talents. KnackApp is used in over 100 countries and available in over 20 languages.