Aviral Dasgupta

Software Development Engineer

Dublin, IE
@aviraldg
me@aviraldg.com
aviraldg.com/resume

Recent Experience

Google (AdsML SRENov 19 — now
Software Engineer II, Site Reliability Engineering
I am responsible for the data extraction, storage and ML experimentation, training & serving platforms that support ML teams across Google, both as a first responder for production incidents, and as a developer with a reliability/scalability focus.
C++ Go Python SRE
Amazon (RBS - Auto Correction & EnrichmentFeb 18 — Sep 19
SDE I & SDE Intern
I worked on services that perform automated catalog content validation and correction before new items are displayed on Amazon.com.
  • Designed system to compute a quality score for corrections performed by our services by sampling a subset of requests.
  • Built self service capability into Enrichment solution, thus allowing customers to onboard marketplaces faster, and with less developer involvement.
  • Launched Enrichment and PACE solutions in Far East (AU, JP) region by leveraging Cloudformation and Live Pipeline Templates. Wrote missing integration tests to make these services’ pipelines’ full CD.
  • Automated a lengthy and error-prone manual onboarding process, freeing up about one developer’s worth of time per sprint for other issues.
  • Analysed legacy codebase to find and fix system-wide issues involving data races and consistency issues, leading to increased system stability and reliability.
Ruby Python Java Spring Hibernate AWS
Bloomberg L. P. (Collaboration - NotesSep 17 — Feb 18
Software Engineering Intern
Designed and built a scalable service for publishing real-time note metadata to some of the most popular functions on the Bloomberg Terminal. Also developed a reusable UI component allowing other functions to display this data.
  • Improved key workflows of Notes clients, leading to increased user productivity.
  • Simplified integration process, resulting in added integration points in other functions and increased user acquisition for Notes.
C++ Python TypeScript
Google Summer of Code · Matrix.org  Mar 16 — Aug 16
Student Developer
Worked on enhancements for the Riot IM client, including a new rich text editor based on Draft.js, a flexible and extensible autocomplete system, as well as a Slack Webhook API compatible Application Service.
  • Enabled several productivity usecases through the Slack Webhook compatible AS, like Prometheus and Gitlab integrations.
  • Usability enhancements for an improved user experience, and higher user retention.
React JavaScript (ES6) Go Node.js

Selected Awards & Achievements

TADHack Global Hackathon  2017
London Winner & Matrix.org Prize Recipient
Won prizes for Pushtime, a Chrome extension and Android app I wrote to sync clipboards, phone health, OTPs, and more securely over the Matrix protocol.
Grand Prize Winner
Invited to exclusive ​Hackcelerator programme and Angelhack’s Global Demo Day in San Francisco, for Android testing, user feedback and deployment tools startup, Codeorb.
2nd at Singapore World Finals
Designed & developed ​Gridlock Exchange, a security-focused e-commerce platform, and performed successful penetration tests on competitors’ apps.
Google Code-in  2010, 2012
Grand Prize Winner
Awarded grand prize twice by Google for open source work with ​Sahana Software Foundation (Sahana Eden - Disaster Management Platform) and ​Tux4Kids (TuxMath - Educational Game).

Education

Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science
ICSE & ISC Pure Science with Computer Science