Tran Hao Buu

     Tran Hao Buu

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About Me

Passion. Creative. Self-discipline. Responsibility. Honesty. Loyalty.

I'm passionate software developer, creative thinker with experience in embedded software development, Linux/ Windows software development, network programming, GIS, GPS, location-based software/ services and telecommunication. I have 8 years experience leading development teams working on large-scale software projects. I enjoy learning everyday. Technologies I've learned in last 12 months are Python, Docker, CoreOS and Rational Rose Realtime. I speak/ read/ write English/ Vietnamese/ Russian fluently.

I'm creator of SQLiteCrypt and Map SDK.

Key Skills

  • C/C++
  • SQL
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • Node.js
  • Linux container
  • Cryptography
  • Embedded software
  • Linux/Windows
  • GIS, GPS navigation
  • Location-based services
  • Rational Rose Realtime
  • Agile process

My Experience

FPT Software

Offshore team tech lead, Telematics solution for World top-3 car maker, Hanoi

September 2016 - Present

  • Owner of telematics software (C++ Linux, Rational Rose Realtime).
  • Refactor supporting services for new Qualcomm hardware platform (C Linux)
  • Quality engineering automation (Python).

DirecTV contractor, off-shore team tech lead - Core Broadcasting Software, Hanoi/ Los Angeles

May 2015 - August 2016

  • Owner of several libraries used in video processing software of DIRECTV broadcasting system (C++ Linux).
  • Develop new features and maintain video processing software
  • Support automated testing team and development team.


August 2012 - May 2015

  • Traveling
  • Taking care of new born baby

Founder and CEO, Hanoi

March 2006 - August 2012

    Manage company operation, R&D planning, solution design, lead development team, identify bottlenecks, develop performance-critical/ system-critical modules. is pioneer in mobile GIS industry. Map SDK is compact, high-performance GIS with very low memory foot-print. Back in 2006, Map SDK was one of very few full-featured mobile GIS. During 2006-2012 developed large number of software solutions and products, include navigation software, geo portal, web-based fleet management, GIS data collection and various GPS apps for Windows CE and Android. Map SDK is used in 30+ countries around the world.

Research Institute of Post and Telecoms (VNPT)

Deputy Manager, Switching Technology Department, Hanoi

June 2003 - March 2006

Research Institute of Post and Telecoms (VNPT)

Senior Researcher, Switching Technology Department, Hanoi

November 1999 - May 2003


Radiophysics faculty.

Leningrad Polytechnic Institute, Russia

1989-1995, Master's and Bachelor's degree, with honors

Radiophysics faculty.

Awarded with Russian Ministry of Education Diploma for the best student science research project.


Date of birth 

12 March 1972