Hamed is born and grew up in Iran, but has been living in Dublin, Ireland since 2013. He is a Free Software enthusiast. Currently, he’s working at Walmart Labs. He’s interested in the following topics:

  • Functional Programming
  • Distributed Systems
  • Distributed Search Engines (e.g. Apache Solr and Elastic search)
  • Algorithm Design and PL
  • Designing REST APIs
  • Building Scalable Systems
  • Machine Learning and NLP

Free and Open source Projects/Contributions

  • Nerdnews is a Free and Open source social news network
  • rbootstrap is RTL Twitter Bootstrap for RTL languages
  • TextCaptcha is a Text Captcha API for the Persian language
  • Wikipedia contributor
  • and here’s my GitHub page


  • Please feel free to drop him an email at alt text

  • He’s occasionally online on IRC as hamed_r on irc.freenode.net.