Avanti Patil
MS in Computer Science
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About me

  • Currently I am looking for full time software engineer opportunities starting in Jan 2017.
  • Experience: 3+ years
  • Worked in Domains: Finance, Human Resources, Computer software
  • Graduated with Masters of computer science degree from Northeastern University, Boston in Dec 2016 with 3.79/4 GPA
  • Major: Software engineering
  • Experience of working with technology giants like VMware and financial software leader like NSETECH in cross functional teams and sometimes self directed projects.
  • Ability to solve complex problems in production environment and thriving on challenges lead me to receive many recommendations from my peers and project managers.
  • Contributed to a paper on Programming Models for Distributed Computing: Futures and promises.
  • Increased computing efficiency (50%) & higher trade processing rate (30%) using parallel processing
  • Built scalable systems to handle the load of millions of trades for the derivatives market
  • Maintained code quality of projects using continuous integration tools and code reviews.
  • As an agile practitioner I have lead many web based projects to success i.e MBTA group orders automation and Social networking for project feed 1010
  • Worked on enterprise class disaster recovery project and won poster sessions for Availability Zones project
  • Worked with self-organizing teams varying in sizes from 2 to 20 people.

Founder @ NU Grad Women Coders

I am a founder and president of NU Grad Women Coder organization. NUGWC provides women in tech @Northeastern University with resources to learn and lead in their current position.

Founder and Director@ HackNEU Hackathon

A student led Hackathon, for Graduate and PhD students hosted by Northeastern University

Volunteer @ Boston AR/MR meetup group

I am an Augment reality enthusiast and help with organizing Boston AR/MR meetup group's monthly events.

Individual STEM education advocate

I like to talk to school kids and encourage them to join STEM education stream and help with anti-bullying campaigns. I am currently working with 3 schools in India.

Hackathons

Lady Problems Hackathon, Boston

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Developer and Product Design
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Founder and Director of HackNEU Hackathon

Mission:
2017 is the inaugural year for Northeastern’s Hackathon “Hack NEU”. The Spring event will challenge Northeastern’s Graduate and PhD students from various streams and disciplines to come together to address real-life challenges faced in daily life, using today’s newest technologies. Visit hackneu.com to know more.

HackNEU Hackathon Spring 2017 Theme: “Hack the New!”
VR/AR, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Data science, IoT etc. Basically all things on the cutting edge of technology!

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Portfolio

This portfolio contains few projects I have worked on over the period of 2+ years

Cornerwise

Web Developer @ Code for Boston

MBTA Group Orders

Scrum master @MBTA

Social Networking for projectfeed1010

Project lead @ISB

Experience

  • Feb 2017 - Present

    Toast.inc, MA, USA

    Software Engineer

    - Working on building sustainable and scalable all-in-one Restaurant POS system @Scale and Data Analytics team

  • June 2016 - Sept 2016

    Masschusetts Bay Transportation Authority, MA, USA

    Business Analyst Intern

    - Current state documentation of Benefits, Training, HR using Visio workflows
    - Worked on implementing best practices in Agile - Scrum, Kan Ban for team with Agile Trainer
    - Agile - Scrum, Kan Ban
    - Toolsmith for Trello, Slack, Asana

  • Jan 2016 - May 2016

    Northeastern University, MA, USA

    CS5610- Web development
    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    - Helped with redesigning the course work
    - hosted TA sessions for problems solving on MEAN stack development
    - Graded assignments and projects

  • May 2015 - Dec 2015

    VMware.inc, Cambridge, MA, USA

    Site Recovery Management Intern

    - Designed a new topology “Availability zone” to ensure multiple availability products of VMware can support the disaster recovery of the same VM.
    - Implemented this topology in Site Recovery Management 6.0 codebase as a proof of concept.
    - Won VMware Cambridge Poster Session Winner for Availability Zone
    - VMware Intern Prodigy for Northeastern University

  • May 2015 - Sep 2015

    Code for Boston, MA, USA

    Web developer

    - Volunteered for designing and implementing a map based secure dashboard Cornerwise - Features developed to keep people updated about the zoning changes in MA - Technologies : HTML5, Bootstrap, backbone.js, leaflet

  • Jun 2011 - Jul 2014

    NSE Infotech Services LTD, Mumbai, India

    Associate System Analyst

    - Designed and developed 3 projects for Parallel Risk Management System Team and awarded 2 recognitions
    - Mentored 3 campus recruits to help in learning the domain knowledge and technologies used in projects
    - Implemented risk management system for weekly expiry contracts using message passing interface in C and Oracle 10g
    - Optimized current system to get 50% increase in computing efficiency and 30% higher trade processing rate with MPICH2 and C.

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Contact Avanti

Please contact for full-time software developer positions starting Jan 2017,
Women in tech adventures, Startup contributions,
Photography ideas or just a philosophical conversation!

 

Avanti Patil

Phone: +1-617-800-3400
Email id: patilavanti16@gmail.com or
patil.av@husky.neu.edu