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.


Angaza - Kenya

Developed and maintained integrations with mobile networks across multiple markets, enabling seamless payment collections and communication between small merchants and clients.

Collaborated with project managers, developers, quality assurance, and customers to resolve technical issues and ensure smooth payment processing.

Leveraged technologies: Python, Flask, PostgreSQL, React.js, and AWS.
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December, 2022 - Present (8 months)
Software Engineer

Laws.Africa - South Africa

Contributed to the Indigo platform, enhancing access to African law by implementing new interface designs, backend functionality, and integrating new technologies. Indigo is used in several countries across Africa to publish legislation online including Kenya, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Built a caselaw management system for the National Council for Law Reporting in Kenya, enabling efficient processing and publication of court cases as part of their mandate.

Leveraged technologies: Python, Django Framework, PostgreSQL, and Elasticsearch.
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March, 2020 - November, 2022 (2 yrs 9 mos)
Senior Software Developer

Safaricom PLC - Kenya

Spearheaded efforts to design and implement a mobile-first microservices architecture, resulting in the MySafaricom App that helped over 5 million users manage their subscriptions and access new offerings.

Through my contributions, we were able to deliver seamless experiences to our user base, enabling them to effortlessly engage with our services on their mobile devices resulting in enhanced customer satisfaction and improved time to market for our products and services.

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

Developed new features and extensions for CKAN, an open-source data management system.

Contributed to the development of 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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