Experience

Work History
2014 - Present

Volunteer

Yi Developers
  • Bug fixes: Nothing specific. Just tried to improve Yi in general.
2014 - 2015

Data Analyst

CDM Inc., Philadelphia, USA
  • File parsing: Wrote parsers for text and binary formats.
  • Big Data: Dealt with data which was too big to be held in memory. Several strategies had to be deployed to handle big data, such as programming concurrently, running subprograms in parallel, deploying to an Amazon AWS instance, or just storing to disk if performance wasn't a concern.
  • Cloud services: Set up a backup server for Amazon AWS instances.
2011 - 2014

Volunteer

Canonical Ltd., London, UK
  • Translations: Translated Ubuntu's UI (Unity 8) into Hindi.
  • Quality Assurance: Tested unstable software packages.
  • Laptop testing: Tested the vanilla Linux kernel on different hardware.
2011 - 2011

Volunteer

Sympy Development Team, Google Code-In
  • Automation: Used Sphinx to auto-document Sympy source code.

Education

Education
2013 - Present

Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Cumulative GPA: 3.6 / 4.0
  • Member of Pennoni Honors College
  • Listed on Dean's List for academic excellence
  • Recipient of A. J. Drexel Scholarship

Affiliations

Certifications
2014 - Present

Drexel Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Head Technical Chair
2015 - Present

Drexel University Linux User Group (DXLUG)

Vice President

Random (short-lived) Pet Projects

Paper TouchéHacking Audio and Music Research (HAMR) Philly 2014

A musical synthesizer focused on HCI. Used a touch-based interface made using paper.

cvRecognition, #Hack4Access Philly 2014

A face recognition and traffic light recognition Android application for helping the blind.