Fahad Murtaza, WordPress Plugins Developer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fahad Murtaza

WordPress Plugins Developer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Member since November 13, 2015
Fahad has been developing software since 2003, gaining expertise in LAMP and, more specifically, WordPress. He has also worked with Zend and Symphony framework and is currently focusing on Go and Python. Fahad has provided solutions using a number of JavaScript technologies including Node.js, Angular, React, Ionic, and Flutter.
Fahad is now available for hire


  • Gravixar
    Pantheon, jQuery, JavaScript, Optimizely, Go, React, Docker, Node.js, Ionic 2...
  • Senseye
    Python, Node.js, Angular, Go
  • Property Finder
    WordPress, Symfony, Zend Framework, HTML, CSS, Docker, MAMP, LAMP, PHP



Dubai, United Arab Emirates



Preferred Environment

PyCharm, WebStorm, Android, iOS, PhpStorm, MacOS

The most amazing...

...project I've developed was the website for Stanfield Real Estate.


  • Software Engineer

    2013 - PRESENT
    • Created new features and optimized existing ones with a focus on quality work and better test practices. Wrote tests, which helped our clients grow their business. This meant writing A/B, split, and multivariate tests. This allowed us to test things and have a data-driven approach to scaling and growth of the business.
    • Worked with MEAN stack and built iOS applications using JavaScript technologies.
    Technologies: Pantheon, jQuery, JavaScript, Optimizely, Go, React, Docker, Node.js, Ionic 2, WordPress, PHP
  • Software Engineer

    2016 - 2017
    • Worked as a full-stack engineer developing software with Golang, Node.js, and Angular.
    • Contributed to the microservice-based architecture comprised of many services.
    • Worked with Angular and other front-end technologies.
    • Migrated some of the code from AngularJS to newer versions.
    • Developed new feature following biweekly sprints.
    Technologies: Python, Node.js, Angular, Go
  • Software Engineer

    2014 - 2015
    Property Finder
    • Refactored legacy code.
    • Developed back office with Zend and a number of front end technologies.
    • Got rid of old legacy code for all the countries and took lead on two of them and migrated from v2 legacy to a common v3 code for all countries.
    • Worked with DevOps to make development better and improved new developer onboarding experience.
    • Single-handedly developed the front end for the back office based on visual help from the graphic designer.
    • Integrated front end with back end code and APIs on multiple countries' websites.
    • Developed Property Finder's blog on a new design that is being used to date.
    Technologies: WordPress, Symfony, Zend Framework, HTML, CSS, Docker, MAMP, LAMP, PHP
  • Software Engineer

    2010 - 2013
    Research & Development, Oman
    • Developed apps on LAMP architecture.
    • Worked with different platforms and CMS systems delivering customers CRMs and CMS.
    • Contributed to various client websites based on the ideas around information architecture.
    • Worked on Brand Oman's CMS which allowed them to manage different brand identities to be used as STandards throughout the country.
    • Worked with Drupal CMS and expression engine.
    • Converted graphics into working apps.
    Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, jQuery, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, PHP, WordPress, LAMP



  • Languages

    PHP, SQL, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, Python, Go, BigMachines Query Language (BMQL)
  • Tools

    NPM, PhpStorm, WebStorm, PyCharm, Optimizely, MAMP, Adobe Illustrator, Zend Debugger, Photoshop 2018
  • Platforms

    WordPress, WordPress Theme Design, MacOS, iOS, Android, Docker, Pantheon, LAMP, Drupal 8
  • Other

    WordPress Plugins, Software Development, WordPress Themes
  • Libraries/APIs

    Node.js, React, jQuery, Google Maps, Google Maps API, Google Maps Geocoding API, Google Maps JavaScript API 3, Google Places API, Google Civic API, YouTube API
  • Frameworks

    Angular, Symfony, Django, Zend Framework, Symfony 3
  • Storage



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering
    2002 - 2007
    Comsats Institute of Information Technology - Pakistan

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