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Zohaib Shahzad

Cell: 647-806-4074

I am an outgoing and energetic (ask anybody) young professional, seeking a career that fits my professional skills, personality, and murderous tendencies. My squid-like head is a masterful problem solver and inspires fear in who gaze upon it. I can bring world domination to your organization.


AWS Cloud Services

IAM, S3, EC2, Route 53, VPC, Load Balancers, Lambda, SNS, SQS

Web Development

JavaScript, React.js, Node.js, MongoDB, MySQL, HTML5, CSS3

Platform and Tools

Amazon Web Services, Windows, Git, NPM, Salesforce

Training and Education

Ryerson UniversityToronto, ON - 2017-2021

Major: Computer Science

  • cGPA: 3.53
  • Deans List for Academic Year 2020 - 2021

University of TorontoToronto, ON - 2011-2016

Specialist: Behaviour Genetics and Neurobiology

  • Activities and Societies: UTM Rotaract and Gerlai Laboratory

Finnovate Software Support Engineer - Toronto, ON - 2020-Present

  • Worked in numerous projects using technologies such as: JavaScript, Node.js, MongoDB, MySQL, React.js and used agile methodologies to facilitate client needs
  • Helped develop and launch applications such as Eco Schools CAN and UK which are environmental certification programs for K-12 schools
  • Migrated our clients web application from Microsoft Access to MySQL where all features involved with salesforce integration were tested for regression issues

WSI World Digital Marketing Specialist - Mississauga, ON - 2016-2017

  • Engaged in developing digital strategies for clients such as: lead generation via Inbound Marketing & Marketing Automation platforms (HubSpot), and content marketing
  • Generated new sales opportunities via individualized account management
  • Formulated and implemented sales initiatives, marketing strategies, and compiled KPI statistics to track performance

University of TorontoResearch Analyst - Mississauga, ON - 2013-2015

  • Worked on grass-roots promotional campaigns
  • Reduced theft and property damage percentages
  • Janitorial work, Laundry

Document Censor Utility (2019)

  • Technology: JavaScript, Node.js, Express.js, React.js
  • A document censoring application where an end user can upload a text file and enter keywords or phrases that they wanted masked or censored. The application will then display the newly altered document

TruthTeller (2018)

  • Technology: JavaScript, Node.js, Express.js, React.js, Redux.js, MongoDB, HTML5, CSS3
  • A feedback collection tool targeted towards Startup owners or product managers in which they can create survey related campaigns and send them in mass to their end users to obtain feedback on their own services, SaaS, product, etc.

Weather Forecast Browser (2018)

  • Technology: JavaScript, Node.js, Express.js, React.js, MongoDB, HTML5, CSS3
  • A weather application where the user can enter a name of a city and gain access to the temperature, pressure, and humidity along with neat little graphs as well as an embedded google map to showcase city location
Extracurricular Activities

Rotaract Club at UTM President - Mississauga, ON - 2014-2015

  • Lead a team of passionate volunteers in organizing fundraiser events and volunteer activities in collaboration with Mississauga Rotaract Club and Streetsville Rotary Club
  • Assisted with promotion and organization of the most successful career panel event in the club’s history with an attendance of 100+ students and 18 panelists
  • Supervised, lead, and mentored of a core team of student leaders, ensuring Rotary motto "Service Above Self" is communicated in all club initiatives
  • Collaborated with the Mississauga Rotaract Club and the City of Mississauga in large-scale events including “RibFest,” “Light Up the Trees,” and “National Youth Arts Week

Rotaract Club at UTM Vice President - Mississauga, ON - 2012-2014