Faizan AhmedFA
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Faizan Ahmed


I'm a Software Engineer with over 10 years of experience. I am based in Lahore, Pakistan


What I'm looking for

Worked on GPU Programming (CUDA-GPGPU), Particle Effects Solution for video games called Fork Particle, Unity based Game Development in Oculus(VR)/PC/iOS/Android and software based Digital Video Processor (Encoder/Muxer etc.) for Satellite broadcast software called iTX. 

Specialties: C/C++, C#, Unity, CUDA, OpenCL, REST API, TCP/IP Sockets, MATLAB-Simulink And

3D rendering using DirectX & OpenGL-­ES, FFMPEG, Game(Tech) Design, Oculus SDK, Eclipse, Linux, Object-Oriented Programming, GDI, Assembly Language, ModelSim, Autocad


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Lead Software Engineer


Apr 2021 - Present (3 years 1 month)

Switch Interface design to communicate with Call Center's Switches
Program with Switch APIs to create a layer between our specialized application for the customer and the
vendor's deployed switches
Create performance code for routing calls

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Principal Software Engineer

SSI (Strategic Systems International)

Jan 2019 - Aug 2020 (1 year 7 months)

Warehouse Management Systems, Xamarin Android (JNI) & C++ Development
MFC C++ Application for Script Generation of Dimensional Measurement Machines using CAD files and rendering
CAD files using ACIS API for adding measurements.


Principal Software Engineer


Aug 2020 - Feb 2021 (6 months)

GPU Development (Optimizing ComputerVision/AI algorithms)
Optimize Facial Recognition software using OpenCL
JNI layer for using C++/OpenCL optimizations being used by Android Software designed in Java
Facial Recognition software used in Makeup and Thermal Detection applications

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Principal Software Engineer


Aug 2015 - Apr 2017 (1 year 8 months)

General Purpose-GPU Programming (CUDA/OpenCL) for speeding up Machine Learning
algorithms-SVMs, Neural Networks - using parallelization
Achieved 150X speedup of a Java based NeuralNet using C++(JNI) & CUDA
Achieved 100X and 350X on a MATLAB based algorithm
Web scraping using Python.


Android OS Developer

AirCod Technologies (Sublime Wireless)

Feb 2018 - Sep 2018 (7 months)

3G-LTE Protocol Stack Diagnostics (e.g. RRC, RLC, MAC)
Packet Parsers (similar to Wireshark)

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Software Engineer


Aug 2013 - Apr 2014 (8 months)

Development Team Lead in several Unity3D (Mobile game) projects like "Zombies Ate My Doctor"
(iOS/Android/WP8) and "War Shooter" (Android) including design of procedural map generation, memory
management, optimization (Unity3D).
Created an optimized/scalable Grid system (tile-based, isometric) for a mobile game project in Unity3D.
Successfully integrated sprites into the sprite animation system fo


Software Engineer

Fork Particle

Nov 2010 - Aug 2013 (2 years 9 months)

Designed a Generic Integration Layer of Fork Particle SDK for support on multiple platforms (Windows7/8 and
XBox360, iOS 5.1, Sony PSVita SDK) including documentation.
Director Feature(Fork Studio): An Event triggered timeline for multiple emitters; UI and the Runtime pipeline.
Fork Particle PSBs(Effect binary) support on PC, XBox360, iOS and PSVita by porting Fork SDK.
Effects 3D Rendering suppor


Software Engineer

IDream Systems

Jan 2010 - Oct 2010 (9 months)

Designed a software based Multi-Program(audio/video streams) Multiplexer to generate single Transport Streams
by Modifying FFMPEG libs.
Study and examine Media Streams(MPEG-4) packet formats/standards and design a packet extractor/parser.
Worked on LogViewer application, library generation for FFMPEG with MSYS and MinGW.

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Senior Software Engineer


Apr 2014 - Jan 2015 (9 months)

Development Team Lead in "Virtual Reality Poker" game(casino-vr.com) for Oculus Rift(VR) including designing
Hand Evaluator, turn/betting mechanics (Unity3D).
Created Multiplayer system for Poker including acknowledgment-based syncing and player-info retaining
system(cache) for identification and synchronization of returning disconnected players (without a dedicated server)
based on Photon Unity N

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