About Me

A Little About Me

I am a senior consultant and software developer living in Syracuse, Italy.

19+ years of experience in software development and design, I have worked on mobile technologies since 1999 as Chief Software Engineer in Nokia Networks.

This is only a selection of my skill set, however these are the most common skills improved during last months.

My Skills

iOS     90%
Android     80%
J2EE     95%
Microsoft .NET     85%
Critical Thinking     95%
Complex Problem Solving     90%
Continuous Learning     85%

Do you want to know more about my professional experiences, skills and works? my cv

Latest Works

Some Recent Projects

I have spent recent years creating mobile applications for children with special needs. Even if this effort was not profitable (at least the way I did it), I am very proud of. A lot of children worldwide have benefited from them. My daughter first.

These are just some of them.The full list

Niki Talk

Niki Words



Tools And Platforms I Work With

Some of the software I use to create applications and design solutions.


The open platform for business critical document management and collaboration.Read more

Kofax Capture/Express

Software to automate business processes by capturing all types of paper and electronic documents and forms, and transforming them into accurate and actionable information.Read more


An open, extensible development environment for creating beautiful native apps across different mobile devices and OSs including iOS, Android, Windows and BlackBerry, as well as hybrid and HTML5.Read more


A tool for iOS developers to deploy Development and Ad hoc iOS applications directly to the device.Read more


iOS and Android beta testing on the fly. Over The Air beta-app distribution, usage reports, team management, feedback and crash reporting.Read more


An open source version control system.Read more

Contact Me

Get In Touch

alessandro.larocca@gmail.com | +39 3487297438 | Syracuse, Italy

Niki Talk

An Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) application helping all the children with autism or any disability that impairs the ability to communicate. Niki Talk gives a voice to your child.Read More

Niki Words

Teach children the letter sounds (phonics) as well as more than 350 useful words. Drag the letters to make up the word matching the picture. This app is based on the Montessori Method, designed to take full advantage of the children desire to learn and their unique ability to develop their own capabilities.Read More

Morena The Full Belly Whale

A fun interactive story helping children in reading, learning new languages and growing up together with their parents. In collaboration with Paola and Jessica Ambrosecchia, authors of Labalenapanciapiena.it.Read More