Robley Gori

Sometimes I hunt for typos on restaurant menus, at other times I play drums for the band in my head. Mostly, I'm learning & building components for the internet.

Work History

Laws.Africa - South Africa

Reporting directly to the Head of Technology, I implemented new interface designs, added new backend functionality, integrated new technologies and fixed other issues on the Indigo platform that aims to improve access to African law through the largest free and open access repository of African gazettes.
Leveraged technologies: Python, Django Framework, PostgreSQL, and Elasticsearch.
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August, 2019 - Present
Python Software Engineer

Safaricom PLC - Kenya

I spearheaded the efforts that contributed to the design & implementation of microservices architecture geared towards achieving a mobile-first dream through mobile apps. This includes the Safaricom Home App that helped 100,000 users(Google PlayStore downloads), manage their home internet subscriptions as well as subscribe to new offerings.
Leveraged technologies: Java, Spring Framework, Docker, Kubernetes, Grafana, JMeter, Apache Kafka, and Jenkins.
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April, 2018 - July, 2019 (1yr 3mos)
Java & DevOps Engineer

Andela - Kenya

At Andela, I got to work on the open-source data management system called CKAN by building out new features in the form of extensions. I also worked on internal tools as part of the technology team.
Leveraged technologies: Python, Django, Flask & Pylons Frameworks, React.js, Node.js, and PostgreSQL.
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June, 2017 - July, 2019 (2yr 1mo)
Software Engineer

The National Treasury - Kenya

As an Information Technology intern at The National Treasury I was able to learn a lot about Information Technology as I assisted users resolve all their technological issues.

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May, 2016 - August, 2016 (4mos)
IT Intern

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