Tafadzwa Makuyana

Software Developer· Student · Programmer ·

Greetings! I’m Taf. I spend my days designing and developing web applications, and doing mobile app design. I specialize in the Laravel PHP framework and Python on the backend, React.js/Vue.js on the frontend and Tailwind/Bootstrap CSS for styling.


Experience | Projects

crCurrencies | Live link

Client Project

An interactive crypto currencies dashboard

Browse for crypto currencies to track

See reports/charts

Technologies: React.Js/Nodejs/MongoDB

Parizian Jewellers

Front-End Developer | Live Link

A Redesign of an old website that the company was using.

A website to showcase jewellery merchandise available for order.

Optimized for heavy image load website showing product images and their categories

Technologies: PHP/Bootstrap/Json

Contract | (Remote)

Tealicious Bangkok

Freelance Web Developer | Live Link

The website allows for online reservation for tables at Tealicious Bangkok.

Showcase what the restaurant is about, their location and menu selection

Technologies: PHP/Bootstrap/Wordpress

Freelance

Albedo Repair Tracking Software

Class Project

The application allows for online tracking for repair sent to the shop.

  • User Can track and view status of their repair
  • Admin Dashboard to track status of repairs and where they are in the company

Technologies: PHP(Laravel)/Vuejs/MySQL

School Project

Mustang Restaurant | Live Link

Class Project

A Web development class project allowing users to buy/order any menu they want from our online restaurant.

Payment processing done by PAYPAL

Technologies: PHP/Bootstrap/Paypal

School Project

Education

Stamford International University

BSc. Information Technology
Expected December 2019

Indian Institute of Business Management & Studies

Advanced Diploma in Digital Marketing
2016 - 2017

Skills

Programming Languages & Tools
Workflow
  • Mobile-First, Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser Testing & Debugging
  • Cross Functional Teams
  • Agile Development & Scrum

Interests

Apart from being a web developer, I enjoy most of my time being outdoors and playing the piano. I am part of Stamford Reflection (School Band) as a keyboard player.

When forced indoors, i spend a large amount of my free time exploring the latest technology advancements in the software development world. I also enjoy experimenting with mobile technologies for building mobile app for IOS/Android using technologies such as (Flutter, React-Native)


Awards & Certifications

  • 2nd Runner up in IEEE SS12 2018 ASIA Region 10
  • 2nd Place - Stamford International University TechSlam 2017
  • Participated in Account Information System Development Project as part of the Back-End Developers