Ali Raza Syed

Research Group Staff


​I am from Pakistan. I obtained my bachelor’s degree in Information Technology in 2011. After that I started working for a startup company as software developer for a year, later I joined a Semantic System research group at NUST, Islamabad in 2014. There I worked on sematic web projects based projects for over 3 years. In 2015, I joined a Health IT company Stella technologies for 2 years. Later I moved to KSA to work for Raqmiyat with their client Elm Company in 2017.  Currently, I am working with Bio-ontology research group at KAUST and developing frameworks and tools for analysis of large datasets of biology.

Research Interests

​My interest is in using data science technologies and frameworks for managing and organizing large scale datasets as well as discovering useful insights from them.  


​BSc Information Technology, PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 2011  

Professional Profile

·        2017 – 2019 Senior Java Developer, Raqmiyat, Riyadh, KSA

·        2015 – 2017 Senior Software Engineer, Stella Technologies, Islamabad, Pakistan

·        2012 – 2015 Software Developer, SEECS, NUST, Islamabad, Pakistan