Hi, my name is

Rai Omido

I build awesome things
for the internet.

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About Me

I design, develop and deploy all sorts of web applications. I also build backend services (APIs) with focus on high availability, low latency and scalability.

I also occasionally build websites using WordPress

On the backend, I use PHP and Python. On the font-end, I use VueJs, Tailwind CSS, Bootstrap CSS, Alpine Js, and Jquery

Apache

Wordpress

Graphql

Django

Tailwind CSS

NuxtJs

PHP

VueJs

Python

JavaScript

Laravel

Git

Nginx

Linux

MySQL

Rai Omido

Where I've Worked

Webmaster@Moringa School

May 2021 - Current

Currently, I'm an engineer at Moringa School focused on building and maintaining awesome marketing solutions.

Full Stack Engineer@Belva Digital

October 2020 - May 2021

Worked with a team of software engineers undertaking the software development life cycle for more than 9 bespoke client projects.

Worked with other Engineers to develop and/or maintain the Co-operative Bank of Kenya's Corporate Website and its Subsidiary Websites.

Developed multiple landing pages for Co-operative Bank of Kenya's Digital campaigns.

Developed and maintained one internal product.

Founder and Director@Snobole Software

2018 - Current

Snobole Software is my small software development business.

We are based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Our services include;

Software Development Outsourcing - Delegate all or part of your software development to us.

Custom Software Development - Get a software solution that is tailored to your specific needs.

Software Product Development - Let us help transform your idea/concept into reality.

Software Engineer@Mochange

Dec 2018 – Sep 2019

MoChange is a startup that aims to revolutionize how people use coins. Instead of taking your coins and storing them somewhere in a corner in your house, you collect them in your phone, then use them to pay for your bills.

I was responsible for;

  • Writing an API for the android app.
  • Writing backend code for processing payments.
  • Integrating payment gateway APIs.
  • Built the main administration back office.

Languages, Technologies, and Frameworks

  • PHP
  • Linux
  • MySQL
  • Nginx
  • VueJs
  • Laravel
  • MPesa API
  • KPLC Tokens
  • Airtime Vendors

Full Stack Engineer@Leti Arts

Jan 2017 – Jan 2018

While at Leti Arts, we developed an E-Learning software called Easyprep.

EasyPrep is a product of Virtual Educational Services (VEDS) which focuses on enhancing the educational process for students.

VEDS is an internet-based educational institution focused on making the educational process more efficient and effective for all levels of the educational spectrum (Primary, Junior High Schools and Senior high schools)

I was responsible for;

  • Development of new features
  • Testing of new features

Languages, Technologies, and Frameworks

We used the PHP Kohana Framework to build the project. It was later upgraded to Laravel.

This was my first large scale, a commercial project, and a wonderful learning experience for me. I worked with one other PHP developer on the project.

I left LetiArts at the end of the EasyPrep Project.

Things I have built

Featured Project

Website for David Jalenga

David Jalenga is a renown Sound Recordist from Nairobi, Kenya who has worked with film giants like the BBC.

He needed a more organized way to keep track of his work in a more centralized and convenient way.

Additionally, he needed to be able to rank well for most search keywords related to his area of specialization.

PHP VueJs JavaScript Laravel Git Linux MySQL Apache

As part of the team at Belva Digital, I used a design mockup from our internal designer to create stunning UI for Movit Products Limited's Corporate Website and Brands.

PHP JavaScript Laravel Git Nginx Linux MySQL Tailwind CSS Wordpress

This is a project I worked on as an Employee of Belva Digital, a Digital Performance Agency based in Nairobi, Kenya.

I used a design mockup from our designer to create a front-end and backend for a property management system. I was the only development resource assigned to this project.

PHP JavaScript Git Nginx Linux MySQL Tailwind CSS Wordpress

Wild Vision Adventures is a Safari Company based in Nairobi, Kenya.

This website belongs to the TV documentary cameramen who brought you the Big Cat Diaries.

The client wanted a more modern, responsive, faster, SEO friendly website to help boost traffic and conversions.

VueJs Laravel Git Nginx Linux MySQL

Other Noteworthy Projects

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Laravel Mpesa Example

I created this tutorial to help Laravel Developers integrate Mpesa into their Websites.

VueJs Laravel Git Nginx Linux MySQL
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Easyanp website and API

Easy Apartments and Properties or if you like Easyanp, is a platform that helps individuals who want to rent or purchase properties connect with properties that have been listed by Landlords.

VueJs Laravel Git Nginx Linux MySQL