Raphaël Bussa

Senior Android Developer. Open source lover. European citizen.


Android developer

Citymapper Limited
2019 - Present

Head of Mobile Development

Fingerlinks S.r.l.

I worked in the organization of the mobile team (Android and iOS), I have also started to have more comparisons with the rest of the backend and frontend development team.

2017 - 2019

Senior Android developer

Fingerlinks S.r.l.

I worked in the development of android apps, organizing the project and making a decision on the structure and architecture, I started working with the MVP pattern. In addition I have always been in close contact with the UI UX team having a constructive comparison on the components to be used.

2016 - 2019

Open source developer

Personal projects

I like to develop open source projects and collaborate whenever possible. At present I keep three open source libraries updated for the development of android apps. Github profile

2015 - Present

Junior Android developer

Fingerlinks S.r.l.

I worked in the development of android apps, focusing on closing the tasks assigned to me.

2015 - 2016

Junior Android developer

Wise Emotion S.r.l.

My first real work experience, I worked on a single project and my job was to finish it and fix bugs.



University of Rome Tre in Rome

Studied Degree course in physic
I studied physics for a year at the University of Rome Tre in Rome
2014 - 2015

University of Rome Tre in Rome

Studied Degree course in mechanical engineering
I studied mechanical engineering for two years at the University of Rome Tre in Rome
2012 - 2014

High School John Fitzgerald Kennedy in Rome

High school diploma
I studied John Fitzgerald Kennedy in Rome for five years at the scientific high school
2007 - 2012

National Academy of St Cecilia

College school of music
Study of the cello in the class of Maestro Sandro De Blasio. Study of solfeggio. Study of piano
2009 - 2010


Programming languages
  • Java
  • Kotlin
  • Swift
  • PHP
  • Javascript

Development tool
  • Android Studio
  • Xcode
  • IntelliJ IDEA
  • PhpStorm
  • WebStorm

  • MySQL
  • MongoDB

  • WordPress
  • Joomla

Operating Systems
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • OSX


Workshop on AR Core

Talking about AR Core (Android AR) and comparison with AR Kit. First glances to augmented reality on mobile devices. Slide

Codelab at GSG Dev Fest

Talking about mobile and not only, Android TV and integration with Firebase. Slide GitHub


Seventh hackaton of Poste Italiane

Second classified with SafePay, the contactless card inserted into a bracelet to give to young and old with the ability to monitor and manage possible merchants who can accept payments from SafePay. Slide
09/03/2018 - 11/03/2018

Hackaton Corriere della Sera - Italy Digital

Hackaton Corriere della Sera winners with Fantapolitics the app that transforms politics into a fantasy football game. Create your own party / coalition and challenge other players in group or VS player. The app takes advantage of open room and senate data and results are calculated based on real performance, based on parameters such as absenteeism, productivity or activity of the individual politician. Slide
07/11/2016 - 08/11/2016

Sky Sport Hackaton

Selected for participation in the hackaton organized by Sky Sport at the Sky studios (Milan Rogoredo). My team and I presented a platform for sharing Sky Online services. The registered users of the service can thus share events and contents by dividing the costs related to them. Within the platform, which we have called Sky Together, it is also possible to discuss with your friends, in live chat, during the streaming of the event. Slide
28/05/2016 - 29/05/2016