Software Engineer at Saltside
Oct 2016 - Present
Saltside is a company on a mission to build leading online marketplaces in underserved markets, creating sustainable value for the community. Currently with a focus on Asia and Africa. We are a market leader in classifieds in many countries. Our sites are amongst the biggest sites in their respective markets. 1. In my daily work I'm managing services side of our central code base which is responsible for running our markets. My responsibilities include, technical implementation, architectural developments, PR reviews etc. 2. Working in core backend team and market specific team of Srilanka -www.ikman.lk. 3. As a passionate engineer I also work a lot hands-on in the backend areas as well as on architectural level, designing our solutions. 4. A selection of the technologies used: Ruby, Go/Golang, AWS (many different services), MongoDB, DynamoDB, Apache Thrift, kubernetes, Docker, Elasticsearch etc.
Blogger at TechoAlien
Jun 2015 - Present
http://www.techoalien.com/ is my own blog on Tech and hack with some alien stuff. 1. Developed own blog on blogger using Custom Themes. 2. Setup of google adsense on various pages. 3. Setup of subscription, social media buttons, contact form etc. 4. Writing tech tutorials and tech updates on Ror and different technologies. 5. I was able to get 15,000 page views in first week.