About The Project

MCIT CODE is a pioneering initiative by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in Saudi Arabia, designed to support digital entrepreneurship within the Kingdom.

This comprehensive platform offers a variety of programs aimed at startups, mentors, investors, and the broader entrepreneurial community.

By fostering the development of digital knowledge and facilitating the growth of local talents, MCIT CODE plays a vital role in the Saudi digital economy.

Key Features

  • Technical Features:
    • Customized license of QewamOS and qPioneers SaaS applications.
    • Extensive API integrations, including Joan API for room and workspace reservations, and SAML2 SSO with CODE as provider for secure authentication.
    • Machine learning algorithms to provide insights and recommendations.
    • Cloud-based hosting on Alibaba Cloud.
    • Real-time notifications via Ably API, video conferencing with Zoom API, and data storage using AWS S3.
    • Utilizes Laravel Nova for admin panel, Laravel Horizon for job queue monitoring, and Laravel Socialite for social authentication.
  • Product Features:
    • Comprehensive dashboard for managing startup activities and progress.
    • Programs for mentorship, incubation, and acceleration.
    • Educational resources including courses, workshops, and expert sessions.
    • Tools for team management, milestone tracking, and goal setting.
    • Secure video calls and online mentoring sessions via integrated APIs.
    • Workspace and resource reservation system.

My Role

  • Led the integration of QewamOS and qPioneers, ensuring they met the specific needs of MCIT CODE.
  • Collaborated with MCIT stakeholders to define technical requirements and project milestones.
  • Conducted code reviews and ensured adherence to best practices and coding standards.
  • Implemented SAML2 SSO for secure user authentication.
  • Worked with the team to design the system architecture and database schema for optimal performance.
SaaS, license, OKR, Education Management, AI/ML, Communication, E-wallet, Room Booking

Tech Wrap-up

  • MCIT CODE leverages advanced technologies and integrations to provide a comprehensive digital ecosystem for startups.
  • Built on Qewam's robust iPaaS platform, it ensures seamless functionality and scalability, catering to the unique needs of the Saudi digital economy.