Pavan Kumar K Y

  • Bangalore Karnataka
Pavan Kumar K Y


Academic Details

Jun 2008 - Apr 2010


MES Pre University College of Arts, Commerce and Science


PCME as major

Jun 2007 - Apr 2008


St Joseph Indian High School, Bangalore


Ranked 4th in school

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Software Engineer - 1

Intuit Inc

I work on developing desktop version of TurboTax - US tax filing software. I have also worked on various features like notification, transfer, offline password etc. As part of Innovation Challenge.I have developed a feature which gets data from W2 and other forms by OCR and imports to TurboTax and showing the accuracy of the data.

May 2013 - Jul 2013


Intuit Inc

Worked in IFS(Intuit Financial Service) now Digital Insight on getting posts and tweets from Facebook and Twitter account of credit unions and banks served, performed sentiment analysis and developed dashboard for leadership team using d3.js.

May 2012 - Jul 2012



Worked on developing searching and steeming engine for multilingual database under the guidance of Prof. Jayanth Haritsa


Project Title:  Analyzing the effect of diacritical marks on English TTS. Submitted to IEEE Transactions for HCI, As been asked to resubmit with corrections. Increased the efficiency of existing TTS.

Guide: Dr. Shashidhar Koolgudi, Asst.Professor Dept. of CSE, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surthakal


Project Title: Fetal heart rate sensing system as part of MIT media labs design innovation workshop.

Guide: Dr. Prashnath Patil , MIT Media labs


Project Title: Maze solver using AI algorithms

Guide: K Vinay Kumar, Associate Professor, Dept. of CSE, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal.


Project Title: Intelligent Electric system for room

Guide: B R Chandavarkar, Asst Professor, Dept. of CSE, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal.


Projrct Title: Online ticket booking system

Guide: Vivek Raj, Asst Lecturer, Dept. of CSE, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathakal.


Extra Curricular Activities

  • Actively participated as a Tutor in the "Special Coaching for the SC/ST/OBC/PWD students of the First Year B.Tech Programme".
  • Actively taken part in Engineer technical fest of NITK by being part in workshop committee.
  • Worked as joint convenor for Kannada Lit Events during Incident 2014.
  • Dramatics- Involved in acting and direction of many street plays and stage plays that convey a social message.
  • Active volunteer for Ugly Indian initiatived to clean and repair roads and footpaths in Bangalore.
  • Volunteered for Oxfam trailwalker to raise funds for social service.

Technical Skills

• Programming Languages : C, C#, WPF, C++,Java, Python

• Web Technologies : HTML5,CSS, Javascript, PHP, D3.js

• Database Applications : MySQL, MongoDB

• Shell Scripting : UNIX