On The Rails Again

Hi! My name is Nima!


I love design, UX and ergonomics.

I love entrepreneurship.

I love talking in public.

I love simplicity.

I love the Web.

You need a full stack Ruby On Rails developer? I'm your guy!

More about me

Nima, the frontend Web engineer

Ruby On Rails, HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS 3, what else?

January 2013 - present
CoursAvenue – Paris, FRANCE

Co-founder & CTO of CoursAvenue, accelerated at LeCamping in Paris.

October 2012 - January 2013
IDOL – Independant Distribution On Line – Paris, FRANCE

Responsible for user interaction, design and integration.

October 2011 - October 2012
Intellicore – Internship – Sophia-Antipolis, FRANCE

Developed an information system for the health industry based on Ruby On Rails.

Responsible for user interface interaction and JavaScript MVC structure.

Agile methodologies - SCRUM.

Summer 2011
Structure-Computation – Internship – Montpellier, FRANCE

Designed and developed the interface of a calculation tool for mechanical engineering based on Ruby On Rails.

Structured the JavaScript in MVC with Backbone.js.

Adapted the design to be responsive and specific for iPad.

Agile methodologies - SCRUM.

January - March 2012
Polytech'Nice Sophia – School project – Sophia-Antipolis, FRANCE

Multi support application (iPad, Microsoft Surface, web) for wedding planners.
Video presentation of the projet
Presentation (FR)

June 2011
Polytech'Nice Sophia – School project – Sophia-Antipolis, FRANCE

Developed an open-source JavaScript library (CoffeeTouch.js written in CoffeeScript) for multi-touch event handling in embedded web browsers.

Summer 2010
Quiznos — Assistant manager – Vienna, Virginia, USA

Followed the manager for a month.

2010 - 2011
Polytech’ Projets Personal project – Nice, FRANCE

Developed a web application for equestrian competitions within a team of four people based on GWT.

2009 - 2010
Polytech’ Projets (student association) – Communication manager – Sophia Antipolis, FRANCE

Communication manager in a student association au sein de la Junior Entreprise de Polytech’Nice Sophia. Elaboration de flyers, d’affiche et création d’un nouveau logo.

2007 - 2012
Polytech'Nice Sophia - Engineer student – Sophia Antipolis, France

Field of Computer Science. Specialization in HCI (Human-Computer Interaction). Engineer diploma - Master IFI.

August - December 2010
Asian Institute of Technology – Master student – Pathumthani, THAÏLANDE

Master in Computer Science.

Eucalyptus High School – Baccalauréat – Nice FRANCE

Major in Math & Engineer Science.

Web Programming

Ruby on Rails


JavaScript (jQuery, Backbone.js)


Responsive Web Design, Mobile Web

Software Programming

Ruby, Java


Web Sémantique, Node.js, (No)SQL (MongoDB), Scheme, Python, GIT, OSX


French ; Persian (conversational) ; English (fluent) ; Spanish (average)

Photography (500px).

Guitar (7 years of practice).

Travel and discover new cultures.