Firmware Engineer with Development and Debugging experience in Hybrid Flash and Disk storage products Experience in SAS and SATA interface protocols Experience with Rally Software Agile Lifecycle Management (ALM) process Software development experience in C, C++ Embedded application development on microcontroller boards using sensors and implementing protocols Technical writing and documentation skills
Perfoce P4V Visual Client, SmartBear CodeCollaborator, CM Synergy, ClearQuest, ClearCase,
Legacy, Customer Support and Triage process and tools - Cross functional Customer Support training, Netapp.
Controller Firmware Development EngineerApr 2012 to Jul 2013 NetApp Inc - Boulder, CO
Develop and debug firmware for RAID Controller, specializing in the SAS Interface for front and back end network support Work on the SAS Initialization and Discovery domains on devices including SAS IO controller, HBA and Expanders Work as a part of the Automated test Infrastructure team to enhance the robustness of the pre check-in build process Develop, document and maintain the Wiki/SharePoint sites for the SAS core component group.
Research AssistantApr 2010 to Oct 2010 University of North Carolina - Charlotte, NC
Developed low level device drivers for the RX62N microphone and audio amplifier Audio recorded and played back by programming the RX62N microphone and audio amplifier, using the PWM Interface Recorded samples were stored and retrieved using the on board PCM Serial Flash Analysis of Floating Point operations using RX62N Floating Point Unit (FPU) Evaluated the performance of microcontrollers with and without dedicated FPUs Renesas M16C, RX62N and ATMEGA 128 microcontrollers were used for the analysis Developed low level device drivers for the RX62N SPI and I2C modules in C.
Master of Science, Electrical EngineeringUniversity of North Carolina - Charlotte, NCGPA: GPA: 3.75/4Electrical Engineering GPA: 3.75/4
Bachelor of Technology, Electronics and Communication EngineeringMay 2011
May 2009SRM UniversityIndiaGPA: GPA: 8.6/10Electronics and Communication Engineering GPA: 8.6/10
amp; 2015 Member of Women In Technology (WIT) at NetApp Inc., Boulder Member (Design Team) of Charlotte Area Robotics (CAR) Team at UNCC VISA STATUS H1-B
Worked on the compilation of 'Converting between the Analog and Digital Domains' and 'Software Development Tools' chapters for the book 'Embedded Systems - An Introduction using the Renesas RX62N Microcontroller' This research was funded by Renesas Electronics America ACADEMIC PROJECTS Obstacle Detection and Stability Maintenance in Quadrotor Detected obstacles using four IR sensors (GP2Y0A02YK0F ) with a detection range of 20 - 150 cm and maintained the Quadrotor stability using an IMU sensor (6-DOF Atomic) Interfaced ROS with the Arduino Mega board (sensors) to transmit the sensor data serially on request Wi-Fi Connectivity for an UAV Created sockets on TCP/IP protocol to implement a client-server network model.
Streamed the JPEG-encoded video feed to a remote computer using Gstreamer on the Beagleboard xM Interfaced Beagleboard xM with Arduino-based flight control system using UART GEARS robotic platform navigation using low power RF network protocol Controlled the movement of robot by issuing commands via a peer-to-peer, full-duplex wireless connection Interfaced and set up serial communication between ez430-RF2500 and Renesas QSK62P Plus Implemented SimpliciTi protocol between two MSP430 target boards ADDITIONAL ROLES Presenter at the Seagate workshop in Expand Your Horizon (EYH) annual event - 2014.