Samiya Akhtar

Samiya Akhtar

Software Developer at Microsoft, recent graduate from University of Waterloo.

Work Experience


Software Engineer
  • Contributing to Office 365 Admin web portal using React and AngularJS
  • Leading the Office 365 Admin mobile app in iOS, Android and Windows

Pivotal Labs

Agile Software Engineer
  • iOS development for an Internet of Things application using the Parse framework
  • Android development for internal and client projects

Christie Digital Systems

Application Software Developer
  • Added features to test pattern, warping and blending interfaces in Twist and Autocal
  • Created a Keystone Warping application that performs a perspective transform by calculating a warp factor for internal points based on corner positions

Katlyn Vehicle Systems

Web Developer
  • End-to-end system design and project management of Air Canada Cargo's iRamp documentation system
  • Built a management system that would enable airlines to prioritize cargo items once they arrive at a destination
  • Developed an internal messaging system for Air Canada Cargo that communicated with airport vehicles via TCP

Recent Photography