Akshay Megharaj

Software Engineer at Swiggy

Bengaluru Area, India

Swiggy

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Short Biography

I am BITS CS graduate working as a Software Developer at Swiggy where I have got good understanding of distributed systems and micro services. I have also worked as a security engineer at VMware. I can help you with preparing for interviews and I can give you a sneak peek of the industry, both MNCs and startups

Experience

Software Engineer, Swiggy

Dec 2016 to Present

I am working as a Software Developer at Swiggy where I have got good understanding of distributed systems and micro services.

Product Security Engineer, VMware

Jun 2015 to Present

- Defining and integrating security and privacy requirements before the design phase - Analyzing the product work flow and identifying threat boundaries and threat vectors using Microsoft's STRIDE model - Identifying the impact of various open source and third party packages having known vulnerabilities on products - Performing vulnerability assessment on virtual appliances using various vulnerability scanners like Nessus, Qualys, Rapid 7's Nexpose and IBM's Appscan - Performing basic manual penetration testing on products - Providing Proof of Concept for attacks exploiting the vulnerabilities found using the above activities - Performing Guru duties periodically. Security Guru is the single point of contact for all security related queries throughout the company

Education

B. E. (Hons.) Computer Science, BITS Pilani, Goa Campus

Jul 2011 to May 2015

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