Desai Accelerator

Software Engineering Intern

Summer 2017

Designed and developed a progressive web app for Gwydion Inc. utilizing React, Redux, Firebase (hosting, NoSQL database, authentication, storage buckets), and Node/Express for a RESTful API middleware

Systems engineering and computer networking for a blockchain backend including constructing an architecture for a shared network of nodes, and implementing manual signing of raw transactions


University of Michigan

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Fall 2014 – Present

Major GPA: 3.5 of 4.0, Overall GPA: 3.3 of 4.0

Major in Computer Science with a possible minor in Biological Anthropology

Relevant Coursework:

SI 206 - Agile Web Development

EECS 203 - Discrete Math

EECS 280 - Programming and Intro Data Structures

EECS 281 - Data Structures and Algorithms

EECS 370 - Introduction to Computer Organization

EECS 376 - Foundations of Computer Science

EECS 388 - Intro to Computer Security

EECS 398 - Essentials for Computer Scientists

EECS 485 - Web Database and Information Systems

EECS 498 - Multidisciplinary Software Development

Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute

Summer 2016

GPA: 3.8/4.0

Studies in Computer Science and Chinese language and culture

Participated in the Microsoft Beauty of Programming competition, in which teams were tasked with creating an algorithm to detect suspicious Bitcoin activity given an API with JSON data

Volunteered to teach elementary school children of migrant workers primary English language skills

Niskayuna High School

Fall 2010 – Spring 2014

GPA: 3.7 of 4.0

AP Scholar with Honor, National Honor Society



English, Spanish, Chinese, Telugu

C, C#, C++, Python, JavaScript/ES6, SQL, Bash scripting

HTML5, CSS, Sass, LaTeX


Python: Bottle, Flask, Django

Javascript: Babel, Node, Express, React, Redux, Flow, Angular2, Vue

Tools: RESTful APIs, Progressive Web Apps, CI (Travis), Babel, Webpack, Browserify, Gulp/Grunt, CMake

Services: Firebase, Google App Engine, AWS, Heroku, MongoDB, Docker, Lighthouse

... and more libraries, modules, tools, etc. in all categories


Windows, Mac, UNIX/Linux, iOS, Android, Unity

Git, Visual Studio, Sublime Text, Vim, Emacs, R, Android Studio


Beat Producers of Michigan (BPM)


Fall 2015 – Present

Hosted collaboration sessions and tutorial lessons of various difficulty levels for the production of music with digital audio workstations, and organized events with the Audio Engineering Society (AES)

Provided resources and equipment, such as access to the University of Michigan’s Music Technology Lab along with necessary software and digital keyboards, in order to practice sound engineering and production

Michigan Knitting (MKnit)


Fall 2015 – Present

Created and developed organization’s fundraising strategy, and raised money through various fundraisers during the year for use in purchasing yarn and knitting needles for members to use

Michigan Investment Capitalists (MIC)

Authorized Signer

Fall 2014 – Winter 2014

Managed adoption of Bitcoin as an investment opportunity, educated members about cryptocurrencies, and spread knowledge of stock and financial investment strategies


Michigan Electronic Dance Music Association (MEDMA), Fall 2014 – present

Front and Back-End Development, Web Design, UI/UX Design

Electronic Music Production (Ableton Live, Logic Pro), DJing