Soumya Kanti Deb

Bangalore, India
Mobile : +91 738 770 5588
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Fluent in Bengali, English, Hindi

Primary Experiences

DoSelect — Bangalore, 06/2018 - 12/2018

Senior Software Engineer: Fullstack developer team lead. Performance, optimization & renovation of the main product.

Red Hat — Pune & Bangalore, 08/2012 - 05-2018

Software Engineer [2016-2018]: OpenShift Planner app.

Technical Product Manager [2014-2016]: Internal analytics & monitoring tools. Unified SDS manager & dashboards for Gluster & Ceph. Also, some DevRel initiatives for GlusterFS.

Software Engineer [2012-2014]: Frontend lead of devtools' package cross-referencing tool, called source browser.

Secondary Experiences

Volunteer Community Leader at Mozilla since 2010

Developer Contributor turned 1000x Community Builder turned Tech Speaker, and everything inbetween.

Co-founder, Director & CEO at Applait since 2014

An unconventional startup, focused on the web platform, real time communications & technological singularity.

Co-founder, Director & CTO at NexVend 2012-16

A tech consulting startup, offering web design, development, deployment & management services.

Also previously, Software Engineer at MQuotient (2011-2012), Principle Webmaster at Olyvious Net Trading (2011), Software Engineer at Nexshore (2010-2011), and Junior Writer at ThinkDigit of 9.9 Media (2010).

Technical Skills

Polyglot programmer, proficient in JavaScript. Well versed in Python, PHP, Ruby etc. New to Go & Rust.

Fullstack Developer specializing in Software Architecture, API Design, Performance & DevOps.

Frontend & visual design expert in webapp UI/UX, as well as other screen & print media.

Soft Skills

Seasoned public speaker with 1000+hrs of speaking experience across the globe.

Accomplished mentor & leader of functionally, culturally & geographically diverse teams & talents.

Performing & fine arts veteran; sketch, paint, sculpt to stage performance; and even media production.

Academic Details

Post-Graduation from WBUT
Master of Computer Applications (MCA) [2010]
Certification from MAAC & Cambridge
Advanced Diploma in 3D Animation+ (AD3D+) [2009]
Graduation from North Bengal University
B.Sc. with Honors in Physics [2007]

Extracurricular Interests

Competitive & multiplayer video gaming

Studying a varied spectrum of subjects

Writing about futurism, metaphysics etc.

Abstract & experiemental photography

Open Source software & community