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Nikesh Shakya

IOS Developer

Works remotely from Paris

  • 48.8546
  • 2.34771
  • Suggested rate 300 € / day
  • Experience 2-7 years
  • Response rate 100%
  • Response time 1 hour
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Location and workplace preferences

Paris, France
Remote only
Primarily works remotely


Project length
  • ≤ 1 month
  • Between 1-3 months
  • Between 3-6 months
  • ≥ 6 months
Business sector
  • Digital & IT
  • Tech
  • Software Publishing
  • Social Networks
  • E-commerce
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Company size
  • 2-10 people
  • 11 - 49 people
  • 50 - 249 people
  • 250 - 999 people


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  • Nepali

    Native or bilingual

  • English



Skills (13)

Nikesh in a few words

I am a mobile developer with experience of more than 2 years in native mobile application development, with experience in Android and iOS applications. I have solid understanding of UI/UX design and implementing pixel perfect UI.

I enjoy collaborating with teams and keeping the communication flowing on daily basis. I enjoy solving problems and understanding any possible outcomes that may arise.

Development Specialities & Experience:
iOS SDK 3.x – 10.x, Swift/Objective-C

Java & Android Studio
Xcode, Cocoapod Framework
Google Firebase Authentication and Database
PHP/Laravel Framework
Trello task management
Zeplin design hand-off
Sketch UI/UX design
Invision app prototyping

Whether the app development has just begun or the development has reached a certain milestone, I can effectively join your side within short period of time.

Get in touch with me & lets discuss your project.
Thank you for reading.




Social Networks


Kathmandu, Nepal

September 2020 - Today (2 years and 3 months)

- Completed backend and iOS app within a timeframe of one and half month
- Involvement of only 2 developers including myself
- Contributed in app UI/UX design and heroku deployment
- Currently managing to gather a team to build android app


Digital & IT

iOS Developer  - As a freelancer

Paris, France

June 2019 - Today (3 years and 6 months)

-> Created a complete iOS app from scratch using only Android app as reference
-> Completed the project within 2 months
-> Discussed with client to make improvements in both android and iOS apps to avoid future risks
-> Implemented simple to complex UI in app using core graphics plus cocoapods libraries
-> Integrated Google maps and Google places api to implement location/store search
-> Integrated Stripe SDK to implement in-app payment
-> Implemented notification to notify users about their orders

Unicorn Global

Digital & IT

iOS Developer

Cape Town, South Africa

December 2017 - February 2019 (1 year and 1 month)

- Working as part time freelance iOS Developer contributing 10-20 hrs per week
- Helped in debugging, completing and deploying unfinished app it to App Store. App name: TABBS
- Suggested client to re-create the app with well-structured coding style
- Involved in design, development and maintenance of replica of app TABBS using MVVM architecture, - - Reactive Swift and ReactiveCocoa libraries
- Investigated and built in app biometric authentication before proceeding to payment using apple default TouchID and Pin Code: Local Authentication Framework
- Managed an iOS team of 3 members
- Collection of daily standup of iOS team and reporting to CTO
- Developing a new app Everframe for the client with same iOS team: Responsible for implementing entire app UI

Artup Inc.

Social Networks

iOS Developer  - As a freelancer

San Francisco, United States of America

April 2017 - Today (5 years and 8 months)

- Entered as a part time developer to implement basic UI and now working as full time iOS developer
- Working in MVC architecture, Agile Development Approach
- Assigned to work on trello tasks
- Collaborate and synchronize with other iOS developer's work in Gitlab repository
- Involve in development, testing, maintenance and deployment of Artup iOS app

Responsibilities and Accomplishment (building Artup app)
- Updated and enhanced almost 90% of app's UI and UI smoothness by redesigning app UI with reference to new design prototype (Sketch and Zeplin design resources)
- Worked in adding custom made UI elements using Cocoapods UI libraries, Lottie animations, Greedo layout and Core UIKit components
- Integrated Deeplinking using and Firebase Dynamic link in app
- Handled logging of app events to Firebase Analytics using Firebase SDK
- Updated app Notification features: Handling of incoming firebase notification and displaying it to user while app is in background or foreground mode. Created pop-up Whisper views to display app foreground notifications.
- Worked in Firebase Authentication, Firebase Database, Algolia, Firebase Cloud Function and RESTful API to work with app data Worked in integration of social media account into the app: Facebook SDK to link facebook account, Google Drive and Dropbox SDK to fetch users cloud photos
- Solved app memory leakage issue tracing memory allocation log from Xcode Instruments
- Upgraded real-time app Messaging feature using api and implemented collaboration request message handling inside the app
- Worked in image analyzation using Clarifai Artificial Intelligence SDK
- Participate in weekly conference call standup to discuss problems , solutions and innovative ideas with team to improve app performance

Riccardo Narda - Alimento


Nikesh possède de solides compétences techniques pour mener à bien une mission iOs. Sérieux et curieux, Nikesh s'implique à 100% dans tous ses projets. Ses conseils et suggestions sont d'une grande pertinence. Organisé, toujours disponible et bon communiquant, Nikesh travaille de manière efficiente en vue de clore ses missions dans les délais annoncés.

Yan Philippe - Artup Inc.


Je suis en mesure de recommander Nikesh Shakya en tant que personne possédant des connaissances approfondies et de grandes compétences en développement iOS / Swift. Il a la facilité de nouer des relations interpersonnelles avec les autres. Il a démontré un haut niveau de motivation, de leadership, de compétences techniques et a apporté une contribution précieuse à nos projets. Expert ambitieux et indépendant. Il dénote beaucoup de capacité d'analyse et de volonté pour son développement personnel et professionnel. Absolument à recommander.