Samuel Reque


Senior Android Developer | Cochabamba, Bolivia

With over ten years of software engineering experience and a bachelor's degree in computer science, Samuel is an incredible Android engineer. Over the past ten years, he has developed a wide variety of skills, furthering his technical and leadership abilities. Samuel describes himself as a highly focused software developer who is organized, methodical, and has a keen eye for detail oriented results. He believes that understanding client requirements and communicating the progress of projects are core to achieving long-lasting business relationships. Samuel places extreme value on delivering high-quality solutions to his clients. He enjoys being a resource for Android development teams by mentoring them and helping them work through challenges. 


Engineering Experience: 11 Years

Expert Level Skills: Mobile Development

Education: Bachelor's in Computer Science



Senior Software Engineer
 Avantica (2018 - Present)

  • Building an Android application that is integrated with a variety of hardware devices (POS, EMV, barcode readers, printers, cash drawers, etc.) in order to enable payment processing. 
  • Maintaining the stability of all live applications. 
  • Outlining and presenting specifications for all software requirements. 

Software Engineer
Jalasoft (2016 - 2018)

  • Designed and developed Android applications. 
  • Developed applications that to consume REST API through Retrofit library, scan barcode / QR through camera and external scanner, and persist data through SQLite and local storage.
  • Created, planned, and estimated user stories. 

Analyst Engineer
Soluciones MFS (2010 - 2015)

  • Led a small team on engineering projects for PumaKatari smart card system. 
  • Designed and developed an Android application to work with external devices (Smart Card readers, biometric readers, printers, serial communication).
  • Designed and developed an Android application to manage bill / coin acceptor / dispenser kiosks.

Analyst Engineer
Microfinanzas Software (2008 - 2010) 

  • Worked alongside the senior desktop developer to maintain the financial system for microfinance companies.
  • Developed firmware for MPOS devices enabling biometric authentication based on Visual C++.
  • Maintained and improved the biometric library (DigitalPersona reader) based on Visual C++.


Universidad Mayor de San Andrés
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (2010)


Java, Kotlin, JavaScript, C++, C#, Android, NodeJS, Angular, Meteor, Jade, SQL Server, SQLite, MongoDB, RealmDB, HTML, CSS, Android Studio, Eclipse, Android SDK, AppCompat, Material design, Zxing barcode, Retrofit, Postman, Gradle, JSON, Data binding, Realm, Android Architecture Components, XML