Work History

Work History
Jun 2014 - Present

Product Engineer

MySmartPrice.com

Working as a backend developer to build and work around a product which crawls all the major e-commerce stores, compare their best prices & products and list them real time.

  1. Worked on the crawler to scrape all the available e-commerce information either by hitting stores APIs or crawling them.
  2. Implemented Apache SOLR for indexing, searching and recommending relevant content.
  3. Single handedly handling 'Deals & Offers' section of the website.
  4. Made an engine to identify trending products based on popularity, page views and price drops using AWS technology named Kinesis.
  5. Predicted product recommendations on the basis of collaborative filtering using technologies like Apache Spark, Hadoop, Mahout, HBase.

Skills

Skills

PHP

CodeIgniter Framework, Core PHP

Data Management Skills

Mysql, Redis, Apache SOLR

Server-Side Skills

Linux, Github, Nginx, Apache, Vagrant, APIs

Amazon Web Services

EC2, S3, RedShift, Kinesis

Front-End Skills

HTML, CSS, JavaScript

JAVA

Android Development

Education

Education
Jul 2010 - May 2014

B.Tech. Civil Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)
  • GPA: 6.18
  • Member of the Table Tennis National Sports Organisation.
  • Secured first position in a puzzle quiz competition 'QUIZOTICA' thrice.
  • Participated in Rubik's Cube Championship with the personal best of 56sec.

Other Interests

  • Solving puzzles, cubes and interesting challenging problems.
  • Playing Table Tennis, Badminton, Squash

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