Ruth Yakubu Cloud Developer Advocate

Ruth Yakubu

Java / AI / Data



I am a Sr. Cloud Developer Advocate at MICROSOFT; and Founder of I specialize in Java, Artificial intelligence (AI), Advanced Analytics, Data platforms, and Cloud. I have Software Engineering experience including software architecture, designing, programming and management.

I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from University of Minnesota. I worked for ACCENTURE for 8 years with clients like Warner Bros., Kaiser Permenente, Wal-Greens, TicketMaster and State of California;...before leaving to launch my startup company in Los Angeles, CA. In addition, I’ve worked as a Solution Architect at DIRECTV where I’ve led solution strategies and design architecture for projects like: NFL Sunday-Ticket, Movie Rating & Recommendation, Single Social Sign-on/Identity Management, AWS Cloud and Mobile iOS & Android App solutions.


  • Java
  • Spring Boot
  • Artificial Intelligence – Machine Learning, Cognitive Service, Bots
  • Azure / AWS Cloud
  • SQL Server
  • Oracle
  • MySql