Saad Bin Akhlaq, Software Developer
| +91 7022159701 | Bangalore, Karnataka, India
SUMMARY
Full stack web developer with over 3 years of experience. Love to experiment with new technologies.
EXPERIENCE
Sephora Digital, Software Developer 2014-10-01 — 2017
http://sephora.sg
  • Working as a full stack developer. Follow TDD and agile, using slack for communication with the team that has developers in three different countries.
  • sephora.sg/carts page, functionality for sticky cart, and also samples UI, adding of samples from cart page.
  • sephora.sg/quick_view for the whole site.
  • Revamp of sephora.sg/orders/new, :edit, /show, order/complete, order failed.
  • Automated the load testing environment
  • Worked on Wishlist API, Cart API for mobile apps
  • Implemented premium shipping functionality
  • Revamped how users add samples to their cart
  • Implemented visa checkout wallet
Plivo Inc, DevOps 2013-06-10 — 2014-08-17
http://www.plivo.com
  • I worked as a DevOps engineer at Plivo which was a YCombinator backed startup. I mostly wrote applications for our support team and also worked on prototyping apps for our customers in various programming languages like Java, PHP, Python, and Ruby on Rails.
  • A pcap downloader and visualizer utility for the support team to download pcaps of the voicecalls from various servers using pcap UUID and then render the audio waveform along with other metrics in the browser
Learning Outcomes, Software Developer 2012-09-01 — 2013-05-20
http://www.learning-outcomes.com/index.php
  • At learning outcomes I was the sole developer and prototyped our first iteration of web application. The application tracked student's performance in various tests.
  • Single handedly created first iteration of the web application
  • Created APIs to communicate with the mobile app
  • Project UI can be accessed here https://saadbinakhlaq.wordpress.com/2013/02/08/488/
EDUCATION
Indian Institute of Technology - Varanasi 2010-08-22 — 2012-06-30
Master of Technology - Control Systems, GPA: 7.52
University of Pune 2005-08-21 — 2009-07-30
Bachelor of Engineering - Electronics Engineering
SKILLS
Web Development (Master): Ruby on Rails, Javascript, Python/Django, HTML/CSS
LANGUAGES
English (Fluent)