Giuseppe Valentino

Giuseppe Valentino

Software Developer

Software Developer with over 3 years of Java & C++ Development experience and over 2 years of Android Development experience. I graduated with a B.S. Degree in Computer Science with an emphasis in App Development in May of 2016 from CUNY.

Languages: Java, Kotlin, C++, HTML/XML , JavaScript and CSS

Technologies: Object-Oriented Programming, Test-Driven Development, Agile, Git, RESTful APIs

See my code on GitHub @ www.github.com/zepvalue

Check my startup : http://ubqart.com/

zepvalue@gmail.com

Email Address

zepvalue

LinkedIn Profile

@zepvalue

Twitter Handle

Work Experience

  • Software Developer @ Revivn
    2017-Current

    Revivn is a venture backed B-corp that provides computer recycling and repurposing services to major tech companies like Airbnb & Twitter, while talking to the founders and realized that inefficiencies in the manual pickup process of equipment was hurting their bottom line, and joined the company in order to build an iOS application to automate and streamline that process which has now improved productivity by 70%.

    • Involved in design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of mobile application.
    • Maintain the Session Management for the app and Supporting screen orientations (landscape and portrait).
    • Implemented notifications to display the status of the download process and used pending notifications to invoke the media selected by the user.

  • Remote Android Developer@ UBQArt
    2013-Present

    Ubqart (Ubiquitous Art) is a new Mobile Social Network dedicated to art, populated by artists and their audience, built this social network approach to art since in my city Napoli there wasn’t much that could help museums and artist to showcase their skills, started in 2010 the app was then acquire by a museum consortium and now I am still working remotely for maintenance



    • Extensively utilized Retrofit library with OkHttp for API calls; Used the Picasso library for image caching
    • Worked with multi-threading , caching, data structure optimizations, and Google Play Services API
    • Architect Android applications with MVP pattern and dependency injection using Dagger
    • Worked on Push Notifications using FCM and integrated it in to the application to send notifications to the users
  • Teaching Assistant @ CUNY
    2015-2016

    • Provided students with one-on-one tutoring and regular out of class assistance
    • Lectured freshman-level Computer Engineering courses when professor was unavailable
    • Provided a positive atmosphere to students learning the fundamentals of JAVA on coding
    • Supervised lab sections for freshman-level Computer Engineering courses

  • Android Developer @ nivo
    2015-2016

    nivo is the first mobile video platform entirely dedicated to YOUR sports performance. nivo is all about you and your best sports feats. I first downloaded the app to try it myself and then had a talk with the founders regarding the performance and the services I could offer to improve the user experience



    • Android application development using Java, XML, JSON, GSON, SQLite, Fragments, RetroFit & Picasso
    • Created skeleton application UI & implementing fragments using Android SDK
    • Worked on integrating with Viddler and YouTube API (Play Services) to provide a better user experience
    • Integrated the AWS API in the application providing access to ​Amazon Lambda​, ​S3​, ​DynamoDB

Education

  • City University of New York, New York, USA
    2001-2002

    Bachelor Degree, Computer Science

  • Federico II di Sveva, Napoli, Italy
    2002-2008

    Degree, Computer Enginnering

My Address

Manhattan, New York

Mobile Number

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About Me

I love to work, so don't be shy, I am just an email away.

zepvalue@gmail.com