Mostafa Abdelbaky

Python Web and Algorithmic Developer

Los Angeles, United States


Highly passionate software developer who’s a team player and a quick learner. Hands-on experience on multiple, large-scale web applications. Involved in all phases of the development lifecycle from design and analysis to implementation and maintenance.


Arabic, English

Favorite Python Packages:

Django, Flask, Requests, Pandas, NumPy, SciPy, DRF, Graphene


Amp Agency

Software Developer

July 2018 – Present

  • Backend and some Frontend development and support for large scale web applications including LAPHIL.COM, HOLLYWOODBOWL.COM, MARUCHAN.COM and GENTLEMONSTER.COM
  • Attended daily standups, code reviews, client meetings and posted scrum task updates in an agile team of project managers, devops engineers, and frontend developers
  • Developed web apps with Django, Django CMS, Webpack and React
  • Managed projects using Git, Makefiles, Docker containers, and AWS services
  • Collaborated with front-end developers and QA team
  • Wrote documentation for projects and APIs in Markdown

Pure Algo

Python Developer

April 2017 – Jul 2018

  • Developed and maintained various Django and Flask applications for multiple projects
  • Attended client meetings and effectively communicated technical issues
  • Managed code and infrastructure in development, staging and production environments using various tools including Docker, NGINX, Gunicorn, and Supervisor.
  • Code reviews and test-driven development
  • Built infrastructure on AWS from the ground up


Software Developer

Jan 2016 – March 2017

  • Ported existing code from MATLAB to Python 3
  • Continuous development of live trading algorithms using various Python libraries
  • Worked with data provided by IQ Feed and IEX exchange web APIs
  • Developed a backtest system to test and evaluated robust and profitable trading strategies.
  • Utilized various machine learning techniques for strategy optimization including Genetic Algorithm.
  • Generated daily reports and statistics of algorithm’s performance
  • Migrated and deployed web infrastructure onto AWS cloud


Hack for LA

Software Developer

May 2019 – Sept 2019

  • Contribute to city projects addressing LA region’s civic issues
  • Continuous development using Django and React frameworks


Amazon Web Services, Backend Development, Django, Docker, Flask, Fullstack Development, Gunicorn, JavaScript, Linux, Machine Learning, MySQL, Nginx, Pandas, PostgreSQL, Web Development, uWSGI

Joined: Jan. 31, 2018