- Birthday: April 15
- Marital: Single
- Nationality: Indian
I’m a hands-on developer & focus on being an individual contributor and a strategic team player. I currently work at Persistent Systems in Goa and provide my services to a major client of the company. Technologies I am currently using for the project are Ember.js, Ruby on Rails, Cucumber, Chef, Git, Jenkins
To escape from the humdrum of my life, I produce sounds from my mouth to create Music (known as Beatboxing) and occasionally go out on a photoshoot to capture the beauty of the nature or to click portraits of awesome people.
(Current Position)Persistent SystemsGoa
Senior Software Engineer
I will be taking on additional responsibilities in this new role. This new role includes guiding other teammates and performing code-reviews apart from delivering quality code to my clients.
(2 YEARS 3 MONTHS)Persistent SystemsGOA
Nikhil played a key role in a diversified team of engineers from around the globe from building UI components to testing the huge application end-to-end. He developed EmberJS components in a large distributed cognitive automation system. Worked on automating end-to-end Ruby based Cucumber test automation framework for an EmberJS application following Behavior Driven Development. Also authored Chef Recipes to reset the system’s state after every test execution. Nikhil was highly rated for his cross team communication and code-debugging skills in his project.
Impressed by my exemplary academic performance and by the support I provided to my fellow learners in the Ruby on Rails Course forums, I was given the unique opportunity to become a volunteer Coursera Mentor for a Ruby on Rails Course. My responsibilities as a mentor included answering learner questions in the discussion forums, posting new threads to spark discussion and provide feedback to Coursera staff.
(1 YEAR)Advanced Byte TechnologiesBelagavi, India
After evaluating the niche market and customer acquisition techniques, we approached local clients and provided them with Web Design & Development services.
7 MONTHSShreshta IT TechnologiesBelagavi, India
Played around with Nagios monitoring tool and monitored different hosts using the NRPE plug-in in a test environment. I used Squid proxy server for content filtering, caching and also added firewall rules in a Linux system. This internship helped me learn various keyboard shortcuts and ever since, I barely use the mouse to navigate around even in a windows system.
Gogte Institute of Technology
Information Science Engineering
Pratibha Jr. College
Intermediate College Degree
Sri Sathya Sai Vidya Kendra, Muddenahalli
The Forbes Academy, Gokak Falls
SKILLS & LANGUAGE
- Kannada: Mother Tongue
- English: Proficient
- Hindi: Advanced