Focused Environmental Scientist with track record of improving water conservation in residential and commercial areas.
Excel-Advanced, Analytics-SPSS, MS Project, SQL, and Web Technologies
Skied on some of the tallest peaks in the world, including Jungfrau in Swiss Alps
Liaised with [group] to modify and improve overall product performance.
Eliminated machine defects through recommendation of machine adjustments.
Interim Product Manager, 01/2011 to 01/2013PAYPAL, EBAY － San Jose, CA
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 Engineer, 01/2008 to 01/2011NICKELODEON 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 Engineer, 01/2006 to 01/2008VIRTUALTOURIST, 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.
Education and Training
Master of Business Administration:5/14JOHNSON AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY － Ithaca, NY
Associate:May 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 Science,May 2006UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA － Los Angeles, CAComputer Science
Bachelor of Technology:Computer Science,May 2004JAWAHARLAL NEHRU TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY － Hyderabad, IndiaComputer Science