Khan - Pythonista/Djangonaut - Bangladesh

Mafinar Khan





Familiar with Python since 2001 and doing all my exploratory programming and prototyping with it ever since. Occasional departure to Ruby and Groovy and toying with Haskell and Erlang honed my Python skills even sharper. Since 2009, moved Python up from hobbyist level to that of professional when I made my organization ditch PHP altogether in favor of Python. I also trained a few people here and now.

I am absolutely intrigued with Django ever since knowing it. I have the habit of extending it to my liking whenever I do not find a feature in Django that is available in others. I mostly do third party app development here for friends and family now. But I did 3 asset tracking, 2 vehicle tracking, 1 social networking, 1 accounting, and 1 HR application in Django. Did I mention the CRUD engine that I'm working on right now that spits out full blown Python/Django code for you and is pretty granular if you want it be? Coming Soon at a Github near you!

Work History

System Analyst

Panacea Systems Limited

From January 2013

Manager, Software Engineering

Monico Technologies Limited

September 2011 - September 2011

Despite the title above, I am still a coder by heart and job description and will remain those for life. I have trained and am currently coding away with a team of Djangonauts on a few projects- most of which have flavors of web mapping and spatial database, and some web 2.0 kung-fu.

Manager, Development & Platform Engineering

Monico Limited

From February 2009

Software Engineer, Platform Development

Monico Ltd

February 2009 - August 2011

IT Enabled Services, Location Based Services, Software Development, Vehicle Tracking System

Software Engineer

Cognitnet Ltd

July 2006 - October 2006

Software Developer

Orient Technologies Ltd (OTL)

September 2005 - May 2006

Finder Vehicle Tracking Service

Finder & Citycell-Eyetrack(VTS)

Monico Technologies Limited

Monico Technologies

Projects is a geo-based social networking site that is still in its infancy. It used leaflet as the slippy map client, knockoutjs on some of the UI part and CoffeeScript as the language for those stuff

An idea we were toying with at Monico Technology got its maiden implementation last year. Think of an application that does what most others do, but with a location to it. Still being worked on.

Monico Maps

Mostly the designing, caching, and slippy map part of it. Also responsible for categorization of points at lower level database.

Finder Vehicle Tracking System

The vehicle tracking application of Monico Technologies and a VTS engine in general. It incorporates Monico Map and its own spatial database to accommodate millions of rows of location information.

Qualifications & Certifications

North South University

Bangladesh International School, Jeddah

Bangladesh Embassy High School & College, Jeddah

Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka

North South University

Bangladesh International School, Jeddah

Bangladesh Embassy High School & College, Jeddah

Bangladesh Internatinal School & College, Jeddah '01

Bangladesh International School & College, Jeddah

Mastermind School

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