Brief Résumé: Xola dos Santos


I help individuals and companies use software to boost business performance. Passionate about JavaScript & Analytics.


Information

Details

Name

Xola dos Santos

Date of birth

24 Jan 1992

I.D number

9201245769083

Languages

English and Xhosa

Has own vehicle

Yes

Email

xola.dossantos@xdode.com

Cell

076 419 4872

Personal website

http://xdode.com

LinkedIn Profile

https://www.linkedin.com/in/xola-dos-santos-0b0a0992

GitHub

https://github.com/xdossantos/

Criminal Record

None


A young technology enthusiast and entrepreneur who is passionate about planning, executing and closing complex digital projects


Looking for an opportunity where I can use my technical savviness to collaborate with team members, learn new technologies and refine my expertise whilst increasing the company’s profitability.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


XDODE (PTY) LTD

Entrepreneur and Software Developer, April 2015 – Current (Freelance basis)

Manage the daily business activities and finances, ensure partners act lawfully and honestly, mobilising team members and supporting the execution of various strategies. Make decisions in the best interest of the company, its customers and funders.



USB Executive Development (Pty)Ltd, Cape Town, South Africa

Digital Marketing Coordinator, USB Executive Development (Pty)Ltd, Oct 2019 – Feb 2020)

Leading video campaigns, analytics, web and social marketing in order to execute clear, personalised messaging across multiple online channels.


Juta and Company (LTD) PTY Cape Town, South Africa

Digital Marketing Coordinator, Juta’s and Company, Jan 2016 – Oct 2018


Khayelitsha Social Center

Director, February 2014 – January 2016


Jared Sacks
Children of South Africa Founder, chosa.org
Cell: 021-531-1961, jsacks@chosa.org

The Book Lounge,

Part-time bookseller, February 2014 – January 2016



Mervyn Sloman

Store Owner and Director of Open Book Festival

Email: booklounge@telkomsa.net

ACCOMPLISHMENTS


University of South Africa

Award: Technology Leadership Awardee, Unisa Innovation Challenge (and R 100 000 grant)

Issued by: Prof T Meyiwa, Vice Principle: UNISA Research Postgraduate Studies: Innovation and Commercialisation

Description: The Unisa Innovation Challenge is open to all registered Unisa students. The Innovative idea should be targeted at addressing an identified societal challenge. An idea is considered innovative if it is new and provides a significant benefit to the target market.
Date: 2019


Secured Microsoft Partner Status

Description: Partners access instant support from regional service centres, get all the latest product training materials, and support when deploying Microsoft-based solutions to customers.

Dates: Aug 2019

EDUCATION


HyperionDev by CoGrammer

Certificate: Full Stack Web Developer

Dates: Dec 2019 to Feb 2020 (Currently on Level 2 of 3)

ClickDimensions Academy

Certificate: Advanced Exams

Dates: 2019

Google Analytics Academy

Certificate: Advanced Google Analytics

Dates: 2017


GetSmarter
Certificate: Project

Management Foundations

Dates 2016– 2017


Activate: Leadership for Public Innovation

Dates: January 2013 – January 2015

University of South Africa

Degree Name: Bachelor of Commerce in Business Informatics

Dates: 2017 – 2021 (In progress)


Stirling High School, East London, 2010.

To obtain certification please contact me.

SKILLS