Work Experience

Web Developer

Carrot ID • Oct, 2015 — Present

We here are building a learn to code platform for all the coders around the world which enhances there upskilling and learning towards a certified identity.

  • Building a mobile app with dynamic front end using React-Native.
  • Using Redux for singular data flow.
  • Learned about startups, product management, evangelsim.

Microsoft Student Partner

Microsoft • Nov, 2014 — Dec,2016

Learned and experimented with lot of platfroms (Windows Azure, Power BI). Conducted techical sessions on Microsoft products.

  • Conducted 2 Hackathons
  • Conducted 5+ technical sessions

Blogged at http://surendharreddy.me about Microsoft technolgies.

Co-founder & Editor

IoT&Me • Feb, 2015 — Nov, 2015

We had build a content management system to track all the IoT news around the world. Started Hyderabad's first open hardware community.

  • Conducted first ever IoT Hackathon in Hyderabad
  • Celebrated Arduino Day 2015, which reach of 25K
  • Partnered with The August Fest, Hyderabad Hackers

Ambassador

Hackster.io • Dec, 2015 — Present

Worked to build an IoT community with international developers to enable a learning ecosystem in Hyderabad.

Hackster is a worlds largest and fastest growing platform which enables all the hardware hackers to showcase their work.

  • Got more exposure to developer community and hardware.
  • Closely worked with international ambassodars to build the community.
  • Did a monthly meetup on various hardware modules.

Web Co-ordinator

Zealotz, BVRIT • Mar, 2016 — April, 2016

Developed https://www.bvritzealotz.com website for the event. Used dedicated servers with simple git push (git webhook) deployment. Website runs on a Caddy server.

Tracked all the visits and action using New Relic and Clicky Analytics. Used the data to take decisions and we have build a good traction for the event.

  • Learned to use Caddy server and analytics platforms.

Education

B V Raju Institute of Technology

Electronics and Communications Engineering • 2013 — 2017

Indian School of Business

Technology Entrepreneurship Program • 2015 — 2017

Skills

Web

Node.js, React-Native, Wordpress, HTML, Javascript, Nginx, Caddy Server, MySQL, Linux.

Hardware

Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Intel Edison, Linkit One, Internet of Things.

Others

Hackathons, Blogging, Publishing, Outreach, Social Media.

Certifications

LFS101x.2: Introduction to Linux

Is a course of study offered by LinuxFoundationX, an online learning initiative of The Linux Foundation through edX.

uINOV8x: User Innovation: A Path to Entrepreneurship

Is a course of study offered by MITx, an online learning initiative of The Massachusetts Institute of Technology through edX.

Code101x: Think. Create. Code

Is a course of study offered by AdelaideX, an online learning initiative of The University of Adelaide through edX.

Honours & Awards

MIT Global Startup Workshop

Delegate • 2016

Delegate at 16th edition of MIT Global Startup Workshop. Learned about pitching, fundraising and product thinking along with 300 international attendees.

Mathworks and Adafruit students pet robotics challenge.

Finalist • 2015

Developed a reminder robot, which reminds students about their works.

All the tasks are stored in MySQL table. A python script constantly counts the table colomns and send the information to Arduino to reminder the user.

Intel IoT challenge

Finalist • 2015

My project got selected for top 10 projects in the challenge by Instructables. A simple sensor data logging engine. The obtained data can be easily vizualised and analyzed.

Used Micrsoft Azure's SQL server to store data along with stream analytics. Also used Power BI for data vizualisation.

Volunteer Work

The August Fest

2015 — Present

The August Fest is India's largest startup conference with 4200+ attendees in 2015. Worked with co-founders and learn about community culture for web and social media promotions.

Learned about startups and event organization. Was a good experience managing all the social media communications.

Windows Developer Camp

Dec,2015

This was an event dedicated to Windows 10 for developers. It was attened by serveral developers who work on Microsoft technologies.

I gave a demo to all the partcipants on Windows IoT. Instaled Windows 10 on Raspberry Pi Model 2 and acquired sensor data using Node.js and uploaded it to Azure SQL server.

Interests & Hobbies

Astronomy, Literature, Indian History & Culture, Quantum Physics and Startups