Anojh Gnanachandran

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About Me
Hi! I'm a recent software engineering graduate seeking a full-time position starting Fall 2017.

I'd love to learn more about artificial intelligence and machine learning.

I'm an avid vim user, and my favourite programming language is Python.
Technical Skills
Languages & Frameworks

Python, C++, JavaScript (React, Angular), Ruby (Rails), Swift (iOS), and Java (Android)

Tools & Software

vim, XCode, Android Studio, Eclipse, Visual Studio, AWS, Appengine

Education
Honours Software Engineering
(Co-op) @ University of Waterloo
September 2012 - April 2017
  • Academic Representative
    September 2012 - April 2015
  • President's Scholarship of Distinction
    June 2012
Interests
I enjoy playing volleyball, working out, solving puzzles, and meeting new people.
Employment
Software Engineering Intern @ Benchling
September - December 2016
  • Developed software to allow better collaboration within Benchling's suite of life science tools
Software Engineering Intern @ Palantir
January - April 2016
  • Developed an internal webapp in React for resourcing operations to match Palantir employees to deployments around the world
  • Designed and implemented a feature to export a business's financial transaction data to various formats for further analysis
Software Engineering Intern @ Snapchat
May - August 2015
  • Designed and implemented A/B test console in Angular for viewing, creating, and editing tests
  • Created metric to measure Android UI latency and reduced ViewPager swipe latency by over 50% on low-end phones
  • Developed UI automation framework for performance regression detection
Software Engineering Intern @ Minted
August - December 2014
  • Worked on the fulfillment team and integrated APIs and webhooks with partnering printers
Software Engineering Intern @ Pivotal Labs
January - April 2014
  • Developed a templating engine for rapid development and automatic scaffolding of mobile apps that use RESTful APIs
Projects
  • Collaborated on a platform for students to discover companies and read internship reviews written by their peers
  • Won CUSEC 2017 UI/UX Award and received over 150 000 total pageviews
  • Created a web app to play music from YouTube and SoundCloud featuring playlist management, song queuing, autocomplete, and Google/Facebook authentication
  • Featured on two blogs and received over 50 000 total pageviews
emotive (Android)
  • Designed and developed an app that facilitates fast multi-tasking through integration of various APIs