Viraj Kulkarni

Full Stack Developer

Experience

Stratifi (startup)

San Francisco, CA
Frontend Engineer
2016 - Present

A cross functional full stack job role where I am involved in:

  • Architecting features in React.js and Redux
  • Creating SPAs and static sites using Handlebars
  • Containerizing Django apps using Docker and Vagrant
  • Initiated test automation and QA using Mocha and JIRA
  • Planning and implementing marketing automation using Optimizely, Mixpanel and Google Analytics

Lyve Minds (startup acquired by Seagate)

Cupertino, CA
Web Engineering Intern
2015 - 2015

Worked closely with a team of web architecture engineers and product managers in building distributed consumer facing web applications, participating in both early technology research and product development. Projects I worked on included:

  • Created cloud-based single page scalable web apps with ReactJS, Reflux and Express with localization
  • Built and tested distributed applications with Bower, Jest, Mocha and Promises
  • Pushed and managed code builds using Asgard, Git and Stash with complex merging strategies
  • Created a side project for setting up systems using Chef and custom tool

IDfy (startup)

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Web Development Engineer
2012 - 2014

Handled a wide spectrum of responsibilities at an internet product startup, working directly with the CTO and CEO. From product ideation to development and eventually interpreting usage analytics, worked on different facets of the product development lifecycle, including:

  • Created full stack Ruby on Rails applications
  • Managed the web app using cloud-based services Heroku, Amazon S3 and Amazon AWS
  • Translated web application security (OWASP) principles to actual application design by hardening backend and frontend for ISO 27001 certification
  • Integrated OAuth and Google SSO for easy authentication
  • Scripted cron jobs and notification tasks using Ruby

Education

MS in Software Engineering

San Jose State University
2016
Courses taken: Distributed Systems, Web Application Development, Web & Data Mining, Virtualization Technologies,Smartphone App Development, Network & Storage Virtualization, Web UI

Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration

Mumbai University - Welingkar Institute of Management and Research
2015
Courses taken: Product - Brand Management, Internet Marketing, E-Commerce , CRM, Marketing Research, Marketing Finance, Advertising & Sales Promotion, Consumer Behavior, Distribution Management, Services Marketing

BE in Computer Engineering

Mumbai University
2011
Courses taken: Software Architecture & Software Engineering, E-commerce, Distributed Computing, Data Warehouse and Data Mining, Advanced Database Management Systems, Analysis and Design of Algorithms, Computer Communication Networks, Operating Systems

Technical Skills

Top Skills

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    Mobile:

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Other Skills

Netlify JIRA Vagrant Django Chef
Mixpanel Segment.io Brand Marketing Handlebars Optimizely

Testimonials

Get in Touch

I'm currently taking on freelance work. I am also actively looking for full time opportunities in the United States.

Please do not contact me with contract, temporary or part-time opportunities.

I can help with the following:

  • Web App development with JavaScript technologies
  • Full stack development with Ruby on Rails
  • Dev-ops and developer productivity using Git and JIRA
  • Responsive UI development
  • Marketing automation using Google Analytics, Mixpanel, Optimizely and others

Drop me a line at mail@virajkulkarni.me or call me at (408)913-5306