I am currently part of Adobe Sensei Intelligent Agents group. Previously, I was part of Technicolor Research Center leading Predictive Analytics on VFX workflows for MPC Film. My areas of interest include applied Machine Learning, Data mining, Distributed Systems and Distributed Databases.
SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER, ADOBE, Feb ’18 - Present
I am part of the Adobe Sensei group working on next gen Adobe products.
PROJECT LEAD, Technicolor, May ’16 - Feb ’18
I lead a group of engineers and researchers building Predictive Analytics for MPC Film VFX workflows. Our team analyzes end-to-end movie workflows to identify inefficiencies, smart team compositions and department resource allocation predictions. Our work has been published at SIGGRAPH 2017. Our analytics platform is used by worldwide MPC Film to produce Hollywood blockbusters on time.
SOFTWARE ARCHITECT, Technicolor, Since Oct ’14 - Feb ’18
Building large scale recommendations and analytics apps for businesses within Technicolor. My role is to develop expertise within research groups on software and data architectures. I help build technologies to create, capture, process, utilize and visualize user and item data. Also, I am the lead developer and architect for all the backend services.
RESEARCH ENGINEER, Technicolor, Jan ’11 - Oct ’14
This is where all the next generation magic happens.We are currenly busy putting some of the latest algorithms in content discovery and recommendations in millions of TV’s and digital media receivers worldwide. The research and engineering is jointly led by me and Branislav Kveton. This work is published in major artificial intelligence and machine learning conferences like ICML′13, AAAI′13 and NIPS′12.
RESEARCH INTERN, Technicolor, Jan ’10 - Nov ’10
We were building an efficient wikipedia based semantic interpreter by exploiting top-k processing. The result of this work was published at ACM CIKM - 2010. I was responsible for research, analysis and engineering.
TEACHING ASSITANT, Rutgers University, Sept ’07 - Dec ’09
CONSULTANT, Wipro Technologies, Oct ’06 - Jul ’07
I was working as a UNIX/Oracle/SAP consultant for Shell (Oil) Information Technology. I was performing cluster migration, database migration, backup and recovery on worldwide Shell servers. Other areas include SAP and Oracle 9i/10g
SOFTWARE ENGINEER, Wipro Technologies, Jun ’06 - Oct ’06
Was building really cool stuff for the Human Resources division. A poll/survey platform for the entire organization to interact with their employees and get realtime feedback.
M.S. COMPUTER SCIENCE, Rutgers University, Sept ’07 - Dec ’09
My interest in data mining and web data started here. Most of my work at Rutgers focused on web data management, improving clustering techniques in very large databases, research on Micro-formats and XML on web data to name a few. Implemented recommendation/search engines and web services in Java and Python.
B.TECH COMPUTER SCIENCE, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Aug ’02 - May ’06
I learnt everything from operating system kernels to cluster computing here. I had the wonderful opputunity to build a 32 node cluster in the summer of 2005 with the help of Hari Pyla, my mentor. My undergrad thesis received Best Undergraduate Project of the year.