Work History

Work History

Php Wrapper

API/WebService
Getresponse' ­ Contributed toOpen Sourced‘ PHP Wrapper for Getresponse'​ ​. Getresponse's API is used for managing email campaigns which was used in my project while working at TLS as Tech Lead.(​ Code on Github​). Wordpress ­ Reported and fixed bugs on Wordpress Core also fixed bugs in many open­ sourced Wordpress Plugins. ­ Answered questions on StackOverflow and other forums about Wordpress also part of Wordpress beta tester team. ACTIVITIES, AWARDS & INTERESTS ● Reading novels, news articles, wikipedia, love strumming my guitar, movies and travelling/exploring ● Hackiteasy. blogspot.com ​: Administer and maintain an​ ethical Hacking blog with over 10k subscribers ​ and over 20k montly visitors. Monetized blog with email marketing campaigns and advertising. ● Dailyjag, com:​ Developed and maintained a​ news blog with 400+ articles​ and hired & managed a team of over 10 writers. ● Founded college tech club“​ l337”​ to help students develop skills in algorithms and efficient programming. ● Finding vulnerabilities & bugs on websites&networks and reporting them forbug bounties​.​ ● Contributed code to various Open Source projects such as‘​ Wordpress', Ubuntu, & many WP plugins.​.

Engineering

Open Access Journals/Articles Index & Ranking
ACADEMIC ENGINEERING PROJECTS System ­ present ­ A Web App for ranking and archiving over 2 million Open Access Journals & articles on AWS Stack ­ Developed a reddit like front­ end in​ php, mysql AJAX, and jquery with up/down voting for articles and journals.​ ­ Developed a​ RESTtful API in php & mysql with GET & POST methods for accessing over 2 million articles in database​ ­ Docker: https://registry.hub.docker.com/u/imshashank/oac­web­api/​ ­ Codebase: https://github.com/imshashank/OAC­DB­API​​, https://github.com/imshashank/OAC­API​ Data Mining as a Service Dec 2014­ present ­ Cloud­ based data mining training, model selection and tuning, and the ability to add training data on the fly. ­ CreatedDocker​ images to host multiple environments on one machine and create an​ API to predict​ data on trained models​ ­ Created systems for naive bayesian and recommendation engine using​ python­ scikit ­ Technologies used: docker, mapreduce, python, scikit, php, REST API framework​

Research Associate

The Ohio State University, CSE Department
Research Associate) ­ present ­ Worked under guidance of​ Prof. Rajiv Ramnath ­ Carried out independent research on ranking and quality analysis of Open Access Journals/Articles ­ Used data mining and machine learning techniques to cluster largedatasets(2 million nodes graph) and then find PageRank of subclusters to create ranking for articles. ­ Paper Awaiting publication titled‘​ The Open Access Academia Corpus ​' with A. Yates & R. Ramnath ­ Received research grant​ from Amazon​ &​ OCLC for supporting infrastructure and managing resources.​ ­ Used: python, php, AWS Stack, nosql, neo4j(graph database) & mysql​

Teaching Associate

ACADEMIA/RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
Teaching Associate) ­ ­ Instructed the course: SP15 CSE 1222­ Programming C++(9266) ­ Responsible for teaching & grading approximately 40 students' assignments, quiz and exams per semester.

Freelancer

Web
Freelancer Android developer(Part Time for 6 years) ­ Work on contract basis and make web apps and mobile applications as per client's requirements. ­ Designed and built over 100 websites including social networks, e­ commerce sites, CMS, web apps etc

Software Engineering Intern

Adroit Inc
USA(Software Engineering Intern) ­ ­ Worked on upgrading Android app“ Ganeshane” app which has over 100K downloads ­ Designed Android UI and worked on streaming music on low bandwidth network.

Lead

Transformative Learning Solutions, India Tech
Lead) ­ ­ Maintained multiple websites and servers on LAMP Stack(Ubuntu). ­ Optimized websites to reduce loading time using memcache, CDN, css sprites, cache etc. ­ Designed automated systems for user analysis, error logs analysis and online payment & order processing. ­ Developed CMS using​ M agento, Wordpress for ecommerce, order processing & email marketing with end­ to­ end integration​ ­ Installed/maintained​ DNS, SMTP, DHCP ​ and other servers.​ Used php, python, JAVA & mysql

Lead Data Scientist

Stockleap, USA Lead Data
Scientist) ­ ­ Research on evaluating the impact of news articles on stock prices of various companies. ­ Developed algorithms for predictive analysis on twitter data(t​ witter API), used​ bloomberg API​ ​ for getting stocks data and designed algorithms to find similarity in stock price spike and news publishing.

Education

Education

Diploma

Aligarh Muslim University

B.Technology

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

M.Sc

The Ohio State University

Skills

Skills

LINUX

PHP

JAVA