Girdhar Patel

Dev Manager at NextGen Healthcare

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

TeamCity Android Studio Mobile Testing Project Management Technical Management Core Java Agile Android
- Around 13 years of software development experience in analysis, design, architecture, team leading, team building in mobile application development on Android, J2ME, and Blackberry on various domains like healthcare, e-commerce
- Mentoring the team members and providing technical facilitation
- Doing project estimations and planning with PO
- Proficient with Agile and Scrum development
- Collaborating with the UI/UX design team to define workflows, wireframes and user interfaces
- Managing team’s day to day activities, managing releases from QA phase till production
- Setting goal for the individual at the beginning of the year, doing mid-year and year end review of the same
- Have a good knowledge in developing MVP pattern based Android applications
- Around 6+ years of experience in Android application development
- Around 6 years of experience in other mobile platforms like Blackberry, J2ME
- Hands on experience working with Google services like GCM, MAP, Location APIs, Place API, Geocoding, Reverse geocoding, SQLite, Realm, JSON
- Proficiency in various open source libraries such as Retrofit, Dagger, GSON, Picasso, ButterKnife, Realm, Parceler, FreshDesk, Crashlytics, TimesSquare etc.
- Hands on experience working with social integration using G+, Facebook
- Hands on experience working with analytics tools like Google Analytics, CleverTap
- Good knowledge working with tools like Git, SVN, Mantis, JIRA
- Experience in working with tools like Charles proxy, Stetho

Certification: Sun Certified Java Programmer

Dev Manager at NextGen Healthcare

Jan 2018 - Present

Leading a team of Android, iOS, .NET and Database developer. Involve in technical aspect of mobile app development, mainly Android.

Technical Manager - Mobile (Android) at BookMyShow

Oct 2015 - Jan 2018

- Working closely with project managers, developers, QAs, operation team and business team - Handling all the Sprint ceremonies (planning, review, retrospective), team handling and tracking their work to closure - Coding, code review and handling customer support and production issues - Involved in designing and architectural decision making of Android app - Developing business logic of various modules and integration of APIs for the same - Developed social login module for G+ and Facebook - Worked on modules having integration of Google map, Geocoding, reverse geocoding APIs - Wrote generic module for image downloading using Picasso - Handled integration of Crashlytics, FreshDesk, Parceler SDKs - Modified square’s TimesSquare library as per business needs - Worked on creating music player features through Android MediaPlayer API - Implemented crossfade feature and pre-fetching feature for the player - Worked on showing lyrics of the song currently playing Play store link:

Technical Manager at WellDoc Software Pvt Ltd

Dec 2011 - Oct 2015

- Hands on Development - Requirement analysis with the clinical team - Collaborating with the UI/UX design team to define workflows, wireframes and user interfaces - Integration with BG meter, e.g, Telcare, Shenmintech - Integration with Samsung SHealth application - Defining the protocol structures to be used for communication b/w mobile and server - Work closely with technology team to get the features implemented on time - Managing team’s day to day activities, managing releases from QA phase till production - Debugging production issues and giving support - Writing design documents - Unit testing, integration testing and bug fixing Play store link:

Technical Lead at WellDoc Software Pvt Ltd

Sep 2010 - Nov 2011

Mainly worked on J2ME mobile application development during this time and started transitioning to Android development.

Technical Lead at Wipro

May 2010 - Aug 2010

In my short tenure at Wipro, I was involved in maintenance of Set-Top-Box application.

Product Technical Lead at Infosys

Aug 2007 - Apr 2010

Worked on Set-Top-Box (DTH) applications using MHDK Core Java Platform Specification with few J2ME mobile applications

Software Engineer at Remoba Technologies

Jan 2005 - Jul 2007

I joined Remoba Inc as a Fresher. I had worked on thin mail client application on J2ME platform which uses POP, IMAP, SMTP protocol related things.

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