LOVES growing and nurturing teams from ground up. Is (and has been) core-team to top of line early stage startups (APAC and MENA Regions). A hands-on engineer first, who loves helping to bridge the gap between Tech & People catering to clientele including Fortune 500s MNCs and government orgs. Software Engineer and Consultant with experience in DevOps, Architecture, Full Stack and Hybrid Development primarily in Cloud and Hybrid-Cloud environments with also work experience in IOT, Blockchain and Computer Vision fields. Gradauted from BITS Pilani with top grades and international experience in corporate and entrepreneurship environments. Recipient of awards from governments such as Dubai RTA and organisations such as Microsoft, BITSAA and VCs like TURN8.
Currently CTO & Soln Architect to an APAC based Funded and well noted Singapore Startup. Open source contributor and occassional conference and meetup speaker. Has contributions to CNCF Projects like the official Kuberentes Helm Charts as well as others. Co-Author to Open Source Project NativeStorage - a cutting edge mobile app development toolkits for Apache Cordova with over 300k developer downloads and being used by numerous enterprises worldwide. Worked with mutliple Technology Vendors maintaining professional and personal networks with Key Members at varying tiers and different regions, while also keeping strict vendor agnostic workflows that I believe are the solution that will survive the ever-forceful wrath of 'change or progress' in the IT World.
Mobile App Challenge - His Excellency Sheikh Mattar Al Tayer, The Director General of the Road Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai awarded the prize at the Gitex Technology Week 2015 for helping build an interactive Mobile App for public transport commuters.
48hr Hackathon - Came first for the idea of iBox and won the capital for Seed Funding at The Cribb, Al Quoz organized by Fenture Fund company, TUNR8
BITS Alumini Association - Selected as the Innovator of the Year by a special judging panel for the various personal achievements including Entrepreneurship Ventures, Product Designs and Research Works as well as contributions to the University.
Gulf Hackathon - Made 22 apps in 7 hour hackathon inside Microsoft Gulf HQ Office in Dubai and won Lumia 1520 as the prize by Microsoft Gulf.
CI/CD - Jenkins & Customs to Kubernetes with Mutli-stage Docker builds
HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap 3, jQuery, AngularJS
Cordova/PhoneGap & Ionic UI, OnsenUI
Git, NPM, Bower, Yeoman, Grunt, Gulp, Mocha, Chai, Jasmine
Linux, Docker, CloudFoundary....
GoLang (my new crush)
NodeJS (ExpressJS, SailsJS),
PHP (Twig, Doctrine, Ratchet, Intervention, phroute, PHPOffice),
Python (Flask, Numpy, GDAL)
Microsoft Azure, Firebase
MySQL, MongoDB, SQLite, MS-SQL
Java, C, Shell (Working Proficiency)