Experience of Software & Community Development, Open Source Communities. Specialties: Python, OOP Design and Programming, Microservices, REST API, Distributed Systems, Cloud Software, Backend and Serverside Development, Software Development Lifecycle.
I have worked for over 8 years at companies that excel in providing Infrastructure and Distributed Software Systems viz. Rackspace US Inc., IBM US Inc., UST Global IPL. I have 5 plus years of experience contributing, incubating and integrating Open Source software and influencing those communities. I have been part of many large-scale deployments and different types of product groups. I also have over 8 years of experience working in globally distributed teams and many of them remote teams. I have also technically led a globally distributed team for 2.5 years. Most of my experience is in Python OOP style programming with focus on large scale and widely adopted applications.
Master’s Degree, Computer Science and Applications, 2017
Bachelor of Technology, Computer Science and Engineering, 2009
Was among top 50 (top 0.1%) selected in Indian National Chemistry Olympiad
Was among top 0.3% selected in these examinations
I volunteer as a mentor for the interns and prospective interns to the Outreachy initiative by the Gnome foundation. The program currently promotes gender & racial diversity in the technology field. While the legalities have more constraints, the purpose of the platform is to be more inclusive and help build better and bigger open source communities for building great software. My focus is on the OpenStack projects
Performed this volunteer role from Dec 2010 to April 2012
Volunteered for this cause of economic empowerment from August 2006 to May 2009