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Tharun is currently a Software Developer at eBay. Tharun has experience in the areas of mobile, Big data and cloud development. Tharun has worked in upcoming startups like Richrelevance and did his internship with Samsung. He is passionate in creating simple products solving complex problems. Tharun holds a Masters degree in Computer Science.

Professional skills

  • Java93%
  • Android 85%
  • Ruby On Rails70%
  • MySQL90%
  • Mongo DB80%

Personal skills

  • 92%
  • Organization 85%
  • Creativity75%
  • Communication90%
  • Team Work90%

Areas of Interests

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Work Experience

Sept 2014 – Present

Software Engineer @ eBay Inc.

  • Developing external facing Trading API’s.
  • Performance optimization and scaling API’s.

May 2013 – Aug 2014

Software engineer at Richrelevance.

  • Responsible for creating and delivering REST API’s to display banner ads on native mobile apps.
  • Developed audience segmentation feature in order to re-target the ads for a set of audiences on third party web sites.
  • Extracted (ETL) meaningful insights from raw data using big data technologies like Apache Crunch, hbase etc.

Sept 2012 - May 2013

Research Assistant ( Utah State University )

  • Developing an android app (using natural language processing) that helps visually impaired people to effectively shop in an RFID enabled shopping mall.
  • Motivation: Shopping independently is the next biggest thing after driving . Our aim is to help the visually impaired users shop independently in a store which are very big.

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Cloud Software Engineer ( Samsung Telecommunication )

  • Developed a Cloud admin portal (PAAS) for various cloud services.
  • This platform provides various services like Authentication Service, Data-store Service, Push Service etc. These services are used by Samsung android mobile apps
  • Created an android app to demonstrate how we can use the cloud services (SAAS) and the portal together (PAAS).Also used Google Cloud Messaging for push notifications.

Aug 2011 - April 2012

Software Engineer at CEBA ( Utah State University )

  • Developed a centralized platform that allows all parties in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business to increase their cross communication efficiency when dealing with students, alumni, friends, corporations, and other customers. Data is retrieved from different sources using the REST web services and is merged to the specified schem.

Jan 2010 - May 2011

Associate Software Developer ( App-Mint Info Technologies)

  • Project 1 : Cloud Application Serving Platform (Caspian) designed to support the highly demanding dynamic enterprise application, resource deployment across multiple virtualization service providers and change management process.
  • Project 2 : Developed an Ecommerce portal that interacts with the web services or database feeds provided by the catalog vendors for its product catalog. Product catalog retrieved from different vendors is merged into a common catalog based on particular schema maintained by the ecommerce portal

My Projects

  • RouteFinder
    Description : Developing a Path Interference algorithm for inferring new route descriptions from existing route descriptions.
  • Ecommerce
    Description : Developed an Ecommerce app for Android mobile . When the user searches an item in our app we fetch the results from Amazon and eBay and show the items in sorted price order. A feature of Preference search is also provided.
  • RobotAgent
    Description : Developed a Multi agent robot game.

My Education

2011 - 2013

Utah State University

M.S., Major: CS, GPA: 3.93/4.00

Graduated with masters degree in computer science . Published a book on my research work by name "Digital Labeling And Narrative Mapping In Mobile Remote Audio Signage". Developed a cloud based mobile app to demonstrate the research topic.

2006 - 2010

JNT University, India

B.Tech., Major: Information
Technology, GPA: 4.00/4.00

Graduated with bachelor’s degree. Received a medal for standing top in my academics. Did a recommendation engine project as part of it.



  • Technology
  • Entrepreneurship

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