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Krithika Jagadeesan

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Education

University of California, San Diego, Bachelor of Science – BS, Human Biology

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Background

Summary

Welcome to my profile! I’m an enthusiastic and motivated Software Engineer / Web Developer! I would love to code to improve lives and solve complex problems using technology. I decided to join Learn Academy to get a feel for software engineering / web development, and venture into this career path. My desire is to find a fulfilling position where I can hone my skills and learn more about the vast field of computer science. Interested in Web Development, Machine Learning, AI, Blockchain, and open to being challenged and discovering more areas of interest.

Experience

  • Speaker

    Startup San Diego

    June 2019 – Present(4 months)San Diego

    * Spoke about how tech startups are working with community banks and financial companies to provide solutions to increase efficiency, and minimize paperwork while maximizing usability of online banking systems. * Mentioned how technology can be used automize several banking features and how it can be used to make online bank even more user friendly and secure. * Explained the importance of culture in tech startups and how people’s unique experiences are strengths which help enrich creativity to foster a dynamic work environment.

  • Backend Software Engineering TFE

    MK Decision

    May 2019 – Present(5 months)San Diego, CA

    * Used Java 8, Groovy, Moqui (open source Groovy framework), XML, JavaScript, and Gatsby. * Developed API integrations (Google Maps, Mailchimp, and Pipedrive) in Java (Groovy) for Moqui components, and tested them using Postman. * Made HTTP API requests using JSON for Google Geocoding. * Wrote components in Java (Groovy), will possibly open-source a Moqui component with Mailchimp API on Github. * Worked on sign up pages for future clients (community banks/ credit unions) using Java (Groovy), and XML. * Used git for version control, when working on all projects.

  • Full-Stack Web Developer

    LEARN Academy

    February 2019 – Present(8 months)Greater San Diego Area

    * Intensive and rigorous four month Full-stack Web Development program. * 480+ hours of programming and projects focused on HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, React, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, SQL (PostgreSQL), Jest, and RSpec. * Collaborative learning environment emphasized by pair and mob programming methods. * Capstone project was building an itinerary website using Ruby on Rails, React, React-Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, and PostgreSQL. * Gave a presentation on Machine Learning and AI with future applications.

Education

Languages

  • Hindi

    Professional working proficiency

  • Tamil

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • Kannada

    Professional working proficiency

  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills & Expertise

  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • Groovy
  • Strategic Planning
  • Time Management
  • Project Management
  • React.js
  • Ruby
  • Jest
  • RSpec
  • Microsoft Office
  • Pair Programming
  • Research
  • HTML5
  • Github
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Java
  • SQL