Veera Sundar

Senior JavaScript developer with 7+ years of experience. Founded open source projects Feedmerang, countrack.me, timethetask, twikural & timelinebuilder. Active Blogger.

Objective

To be a Technical lead / architect.

Skills

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • Backbone
  • RequireJS
  • Marionette
  • JQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • Responsive Design
  • Accessibility
  • Node
  • Raphael
  • Java
  • JSP
  • Servlet
  • Spring
  • AOP
  • Log4j
  • JUnit
  • EasyMock
  • Git
  • MySQL
  • Agile
  • MongoDB
  • Maven

Experience (7+ years)

2006
2014
  • Altimetrik Technical Lead (Visa) October 2013 February 2014
  • ThoughtWorks UI Developer October 2013 Present
  • PayPal Senior Software Engineer June 2012 September 2013
  • CSC Software Engineer (PayPal) March 2010 February 2012
  • Infosys Technology Analyst July 2006 February 2010

Official Projects

Following are the summary of my last 3 projects. Complete projects history can be provided upon request.

Name

Visa Checkout

Employer

Altimetrik (Visa)

My Role

My role was to add features to Visa Checkout application, fix bugs and test for accessibility. I was an individual contributor in this project. I was focusing mainly on the SDK JavaScript file that is getting integrated in various merchant websites and solve the integration problems.

Technologies used: JavaScript, Backbone, Marionette, SASS, Grunt, Maven, Git, Charles Web proxy, HTML5, CSS3.

Name

UI Development

Employer

ThoughtWorks

My Role

As part of developing a web application for a charity that runs global campaigns to raise money, my role was to convert the PSD files to mobile responsive web design, write semantic HTML/CSS and JavaScript widgets if needed.

Technologies used: Bootstrap, SASS/SCSS, HAML, JavaScript.

Name

Express Checkout

Employer

PayPal

My Role

I was part of the team that ported a legacy C++ Checkout application to Java Platform. My role was to implement incremental feature sets for every sprints from back to front using Java & JavaScript.

Technologies used: Java, Spring, JSP, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX, HTML5 & CSS3.

Personal Projects

Following are the list of side projects that I developed during weekends / free time.

  • Feedmerang

    feedmerang.com

    A web application to send and receive feedback to and from colleagues, friends.

    Technologies used: Play framework, JavaScript, JQuery, Backbone, Mailgun API, CSS3, HTML5

  • Countrack Me

    countrack.me

    An offline enabled mobile/web app that helps the user to keep track of their activities, thereby helping them form habits in the long run.

    Technologies used: JavaScript, JQuery, Backbone, Browser Local Storage, Firebase API.

  • timethetask

    timethetask.appspot.com

    A web application to manage tasks and track task timings. My role is to develop the product end to end, test, maintain and spread the word.

    Technologies used: Java, Servlets, JSP, JavaScript, JQuery, JQuery UI, AJAX, HTML5 & CSS3, App Engine.

  • Twikural

    twikural.veerasundar.com

    A not for profit site that sends two 'Thirukural' couplets everyday to its subscribers. My role was to source the data, feed into the data store, implement web application that automatically posts two couplets every day.

    You can read my blog post about how Twikural works for more information.

    Technologies used: Java, Servlets, JSP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Bootstrap, App Engine.

  • timelinebuilder

    timelinebuilder.appspot.com

    Simple timeline maker, developed to explore the HTML5's offline storage capability.

    Technologies used: JavaScript, Backbone, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, Browser Local Storage.

Education

  1. 86%

    SSLC Tamilnadu State Board 2000

  2. 91%

    HSLC Tamilnadu State Board 2002

  3. 72%

    B.E - CSE Anna Univ. 2006

Awards

  1. Cosmic Kudos for driving and exibiting efficiency - PayPal 2011

  2. Won First place for developing a product in 24 hours - PayPal 2010.

  3. Competency Star award for organizational initiative - Infosys 2009.

  4. 3 On the Spot awards for the year of 2007, 2008 & 2009 for good work in multiple projects - Infosys.

Designed by Veera Sundar. Last updated on August 04, 2014.