About

Hello! I am Tafara Shamu. Web Developer, Graphic Designer and Network Engineer.

With more than 4 years in website development and graphic designing. Experienced with all stages of the development cycle for dynamic web projects, also well-versed in a number of Website Development technologies that includes PHP, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap, HTML, CSS, and SQL. I have a small background in project management and customer relations. I am keen to achieve further professional development within website development and graphic designing.

Professional Skills
HTML
85%
CSS
80%
JavaScript
65%
PHP
70%
Bootstrap
75%
Photoshop
70%
Illustrator
70%
SEO
75%
Work Experience

February 2017 - Present

Rokkit Digital Agency
Mid-Level PHP Developer

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, carrying out ad-hoc tasks as requested by the Manager. Work with specific briefs to ensure the development of websites for customer’s precisely matched their requirements. I am responsible for working on a range of projects, designing appealing websites and interacting on a daily basis with Traffic manager, Account managers and graphic designers. One of the main client I develop sites for is Combined Motor Holding (CMH) a motor industry, they have over 15 motor websites I work on daily.

April 2015 - February 2017

WorldTel Broadband
IT Specialist

Developed Network and VoIP systems, managed and operated as an IT Specialist. Handled customer support issues. Planned and managed client's IT infrastructure that included desktops and laptops, network structures, Telephones and CCTV. One of the main client was the Parliamentary Constituency offices in Gauteng

April 2014 - February 2015

WEB Garden
Website & Graphic Designer

This was the beginning of my career in Website development. Developed, managed, a number of websites, Designed quite a few logos and other necessary designs and editing photos in various formats. Learned how to create .gif files in photoshop for motion images.

Education

2019 - 2021

BScHons
Bachelor of Science Honors in Computing

University of South Africa

Modules included: Software Engineering, Software Project management, Information Security, Enterprise Architecture, Machine Learning, Ontology Engineering, Natural Language Processing, Logic Based reasoning, Honors Research Report, Formal Logic

2019

Online Certificates (Udemy)
Certificates

Udemy

  • Google Ads/AdWords Consultation
  • SQL for Beginners in under 3 hours
Current Studies

Udemy

  • The Complete Web Developer Course
  • PHP with Laravel
  • Introduction to Python Programming
  • Programming with Python
  • PHP for Beginners - Become a PHP master

2011 - 2013

Bachelor's Degree
Bachelor of Science in IT Management

Richfield Graduate Institute

Modules included: Mathematics, Web development using PHP, HTML, CSS and JavaScript, E-Commerce, Networks, Programming - Visual Basic, Programming - C++, Programming - Java, Business Management, Information Systems, Database Systems (SQL), Project Management, Quntitative Techniques, Software Engineering Management, IT Strategic management.

2006 - 2009

High School
A' Level

St Johns High School

I was in a commercials class. Subjects I did included Accounting, Business Management and Geography

2016

At Work
Added Attendance Certificates

Work Related

Added attendance certicicates obtained while employed as part of safety and job enhancement.

Interest
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