Excel-Advanced, Analytics-SPSS, MS Project, SQL, and Web Technologies
Personal · Skied on some of the tallest peaks in the world, including Jungfrau in Swiss Alps
Interim Product ManagerJan 2011 to Jan 2013 PAYPAL, EBAY － San Jose, CA
PayPal Here · Grew PayPal Here's activation rate by 20% by leading cross-functional team of Engineering, and Onboarding to implement short and long-term product roadmap · Product lead for PayPal Here responsive redesign.
Set overall direction for what was then PayPal Here's largest project to date.
Post launch, mobile traffic time-on-site doubled, and visitor traffic at non-peak times grew by 15% · Established and rolled out better development practices for team in order to improve productivity, including bug triaging, and "no-meeting Tuesdays" Lead User Interface Engineer PayPal.com · Championed for, and helped build a new client template framework across PayPal frontend, and trained APAC and EMEA engineers in its adoption, resulting in better brand alignment of global sites, and increased code release frequency by 50% · Led team of eight engineers in Paris and San Jose to entirely rebuild PayPal.com PayPal's largest site overhaul in last ten years, resulting in an easier and intuitive login, and simplified navigation menus, increasing key engagement metrics.
Senior Software EngineerJan 2008 to Jan 2011 NICKELODEON KIDS & FAMILY VIRTUAL WORLDS GROUP － Glendale, CA
position after first year and subsequently given the responsibility of managing all web development for Nickelodeon's games · Executed go-to-market campaigns encompassing house ads that generated over 250,000 clicks per quarter · Analyzed data to identify features to A/B test, and pushed out optimization of subscription checkout process, resulting in over 15% annual incremental revenues · Integrated a cloud software-as-a-service (SAAS) portal into all Nickelodeon sites, resulting in better customer service for over 40 million global users.
Software EngineerJan 2006 to Jan 2008 VIRTUALTOURIST, EXPEDIA － El Segundo, CA
Built an Open-Social travel app for Friendster, which generated new traffic to TripAdvisor websites, resulting in incremental ad revenue of $150,000 per month · Managed advertising campaigns for flight comparison tool - OneTime.com.
Master of Business Administration5/14JOHNSON AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY － Ithaca, NY
AssociateMay 2014and Entrepreneurship and Innovation InstituteConceptualized a social mobile payment solution and led a team of five to develop the idea for MasterCard's two-day product development hackathon (March-May 2014)
Master of Science, Computer ScienceMay 2006UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA － Los Angeles, CAComputer Science
Bachelor of Technology, Computer ScienceMay 2004JAWAHARLAL NEHRU TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY － Hyderabad, IndiaComputer Science