Vijay Thirugnanam

Independent React Developer

Bengaluru Area, India

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Over 7 years of experience as JavaScript developer. Over 18 years of IT / product development experience. Worked in multiple domains: Banking and Healthcare. Worked for successful products like 800xA, Dell eCommerce and Acceliant.

Programming Languages: JavaScript, ES6, C#, ObjectiveC, Java, C++.
Web UI: React, Redux, jQuery, Knockout, Angular.
Mobile: React Native, iOS, Android.
Frameworks: Node / Express, Meteor, Elastic, Redis, ASP.NET, WPF, WCF
Cloud: AWS, Azure.
Data: SQL Server, MySQL, SQLite, MongoDB.
Testing: Mocha, Jest, Enzyme, MSTest.

Product development:
* Acceliant (Clinical Trial Management).
* 800xA (Industrial Automation).
* Dell eCommerce (Search).
* MakeMeOK (Healthcare Aggregator).
* Income Analyzer (Mortgage product).

Domain expertise:
* Banking.
* Healthcare.
* eCommerce.

Independent React Developer at Vijay Consulting Services

Jul 2016 - Present

Working as a JavaScript engineer mostly on React and React Native. Major projects: * React / Mobx app for software asset management system. * React / Redux / D3 web app for Dandi (Diversity and Inclusion analytics) * React native / NodeJS app for Kalhatti (Fractional investment app) * React / Redux app for insurance lead management platform (AdvisorConnect). * React / Redux app for oil & gas research platform (Finbrook Analytics) * Inventory pickup app (Cobwebb) Smaller projects: * Bug fixes for redux-falcor (open source project). * React Native prototype for app-based greeting card. (SendToUs). * React Native app for app-based loan application process. (Merafi). * React native app for ChildSafeMedia * Kibana enhancements (VuNet). * Tutorials for * Book reviews for Packt

Architect at Indecomm Global Services

Dec 2015 - May 2016

As Architect at Indecomm Mortgage, I worked for mortgage products - Income Analyser. Income Analyser is a cloud application hosted in Azure. Though the primary user interface was web, there was significant back end processing - OCR and image processing capabilities. The product was built using .NET stack - ASP.NET and C#.

Solution Architect at

Dec 2014 - Nov 2015 was a healthcare aggregator in India - aggregating hospitals and doctors in major Indian cities. The product was built using ASP.NET and C#. Elastic was the search engine. As an architect, I built the whole product from scratch and set the MVP live on AWS infrastructure. However, the company did not last a year and closed down due to lack of funding and customer interest in the product.

Senior Advisor at Dell

Feb 2013 - Sep 2014

I worked as a team member in Dell (eCommerce) / Search team. The product was built using ASP.NET and C#. For search, FAST was used as the search engine. WCF services were used to provide a micro-service architecture. My major contribution during this period was enhancing the logging capabilities in the product. In that way, I learnt a whole deal about how the Search product in interacted with other services in an eCommerce product.

Consultant at Microsoft

Aug 2011 - Jan 2013

I worked as a consultant in Microsoft .NET technologies - ASP.NET, WCF, WPF, and Azure. The projects that I have worked on include: * Development of WCF services for American Airlines * Collaborative solution development with TCS, MSAT on Partner Enterprise Architect Program * Development of HTML5/UI Platform for ABM * Development of web applications (ASP.NET MVC) for NewsCorp


B. Tech at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Jul 1994 - Apr 1998

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