Omid Aryan, Back-end Developer in Los Angeles, United States
Omid Aryan

Back-end Developer in Los Angeles, United States

Member since June 6, 2022
Omid is a senior full-stack developer with over a decade of experience across a wide array of technologies. He holds two degrees from MIT in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and has co-instructed classes at Stanford University. Omid is the founder/CEO of Melodia, a smart music platform based on patented AI technology. As CEO of Melodia, he has been responsible for all aspects of the product, from the back end and front end to the UI/UX design to the online marketing and sales.
Omid is now available for hire


  • Melodia
    Python 3, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon S3 (AWS S3), AWS Lambda...
  • Stanford University
    Graphs, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Python 3, Python...
  • Apple
    Python, Python 3, Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Scripting...



Los Angeles, United States



Preferred Environment

Python 3, Swift, ArangoDB, MongoDB, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Stock Trading, Algorithms, JSON, CSV, Flask, Fintech, Data Scraping, Auth0, Bots, Pandas

The most amazing...

...thing I've developed was a pairs trading algorithm that was able to yield strong alpha regardless of the state of the market.


  • Founder | CEO

    2018 - PRESENT
    • Led the development of Melodia‚Äôs music streaming platform from idea to product.
    • Engineered the complete back end of the platform on AWS, employing Lambda, ElasticSearch, DynamoDB, EC2, S3, Cognito, CloudFront, CloudWatch, and API Gateway.
    • Developed the core artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technology and filed two patent applications.
    • Managed a team of designers and developers to guide the production of the iOS mobile application.
    • Devised organic marketing strategies that grew the user base to over 20,000 monthly active users.
    Technologies: Python 3, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon S3 (AWS S3), AWS Lambda, Amazon EC2, Elasticsearch, ArangoDB, MongoDB, Amazon API Gateway, Amazon CloudWatch, Sketch, GitHub, User Interface (UI), User Flows, SEO Marketing, Web Marketing, Business to Consumer (B2C), B2C Marketing, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Graphs, APIs, Scikit-learn, PyTorch, Pytest, TensorFlow, Deep Learning, Neural Networks, iOS, SDKs, Mobile, Mobile Apps, User Experience (UX), MacOS, Back-end, AutoML, Firebase, Full-stack, Leadership, CTO, Google Sheets API, YouTube API, Recommendation Systems, Back-end Development, Search Engine Development, Data Pipelines, Cloud Architecture, API Design, Authentication, GraphQL, AirPlay, Django REST Framework, Management, CI/CD Pipelines, Git, Web Design, MySQL Server, Documentation, Objective-C, REST, Swagger, Convolutional Neural Networks, Cloud Infrastructure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), OAuth 2, XML, JSON Web Tokens (JWT), Technical Documentation, Automation Scripting, Data Engineering, Automation, Serverless, CloudKit, Trello, TestFlight, Mobile Development
  • Teaching Assistant

    2015 - 2015
    Stanford University
    • Served as a teaching assistant to two classes at Stanford: "Social and Information Network Analysis" and "Signal Processing and Linear Systems."
    • Assisted with developing the problem sets and exams for the course.
    • Supervised the laboratory assignments and held office hours.
    • Conducted interviews with students to evaluate their grasp of the class material.
    Technologies: Graphs, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Python 3, Python, Hadoop, GraphDB, MATLAB, Leadership, R, Management, Convolutional Neural Networks, Data Engineering, Text Classification
  • RF Engineer

    2014 - 2014
    • Developed SOTA algorithms to enhance the autocalibration of wireless chips.
    • Oversaw the Python implementation of experimentation scripts to better test and debug the wireless systems.
    • Developed AI models to allow for faster convergence of wireless tuning.
    Technologies: Python, Python 3, Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Scripting, QA Testing, Technical Documentation, Automation Scripting


  • Smart Music Application

    A smart music app built around the idea of one personalized music station.

    I founded this company and led the development from idea to product, including back- and front-end development, UI/UX design, marketing, fundraising, etc.


  • Languages

    Python 3, Swift, Python, Swift 5, Python 2, XML, SQL, Java, R, HTML5, GraphQL, Objective-C, C++
  • Frameworks

    Flask, SwiftUI, UIKit, Cocoa Touch, Core Data, Swagger, JSON Web Tokens (JWT), iOS SDK, Cocoa, Core Location, Core Bluetooth, OAuth 2, Hadoop, Django, Django REST Framework, CloudKit
  • Libraries/APIs

    Scikit-learn, Spotify API, Apple Music API, JSON API, Google Sheets API, Lottie-iOS, Core Animation, PyTorch, REST APIs, SQLAlchemy, iOS Native Libraries, YouTube API, OpenAPI, Pandas, TensorFlow, Flask-RESTful
  • Tools

    Sketch, Xcode, Git, XML Interface Builder (XIB), TestFlight, Amazon CloudWatch, Pytest, AutoML, Figma, Trello, GitHub, Xcode Playgrounds, AWS IAM, MATLAB, Auth0
  • Paradigms

    Serverless Architecture, Model View Presenter (MVP), Object-oriented Programming (OOP), Management, REST, Automation, Mobile Development, App Development, UI Design, DevOps, Data Science, App Store Optimization (ASO), B2B, Desktop App Development
  • Platforms

    AWS Lambda, Amazon EC2, Amazon Web Services (AWS), iOS, Mobile, Linux, Firebase, Docker, Unix, Ubuntu, MacOS, WordPress, Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Storage

    ArangoDB, Amazon S3 (AWS S3), JSON, Databases, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, XML Parsing, Amazon DynamoDB, NoSQL, Data Pipelines, MySQL, Google Cloud, PostgreSQL, MySQL Server
  • Other

    Computer Science, Graphs, APIs, Apple Music, Excel 365, CSV, CSV Export, CSV File Processing, CSV Import, Stock Market, Stock Trading, Mobile Apps, Web Scraping, Back-end, Data Scraping, Integration, Scraping, Technical Writing, Technical Leadership, Leadership, CTO, Lambda Functions, HTML Parsing, Web Crawlers, Recommendation Systems, Back-end Development, API Design, Lottie, Documentation, Time Series, Technical Documentation, Automation Scripting, Data Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Prototyping, Amazon API Gateway, User Interface (UI), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Wireframing, UX Wireframes, Wireframe to Product, Algorithmic Trading, Algorithmic Trading Analysis, Algorithms, SDKs, User Experience (UX), Data Feeds, Data Cleaning, Full-stack, Architecture, AWS Cloud Architecture, Software Architecture, Async/Await, Containerization, Search Engine Development, Cloud Architecture, Authentication, AVFoundation, Streaming, Audio Streaming, CI/CD Pipelines, Convolutional Neural Networks, Mobile GPS, Serverless, Wireless, Text Classification, User Flows, SEO Marketing, Web Marketing, Business to Consumer (B2C), B2C Marketing, Deep Learning, Neural Networks, App Store, App Store Marketing, API Integration, Scripting, QA Testing, GraphDB, Fintech, Embedded Systems, Distributed Systems, AirPlay, Cloud Infrastructure, Bots, Web Services, Video Streaming
  • Industry Expertise

    Web Design


  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    2012 - 2013
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    2008 - 2012
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Cambridge, MA, USA

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