Veera Sundar

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


To obtain a Senior Front end developer position that provides me the opportunities to use JavaScript / Java and develop responsive web applications.


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

Experience (7+ years)

  • ThoughtWorks UI Developer October 2013 Present
  • PayPal Senior Software Engineer June 2012 September 2013
  • CSC Software Engineer (for 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.


UI Development



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.


Express Checkout



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.


Checkout Application Framework



My Role

My role was to maintain this framework, merge different feature tracks to master and relase new versions of the framework, run Sonar on code base and improve code quality.

Technologies used: Java, Spring, JSP, Git, Sonar, Maven.

Personal Projects

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

  • 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

    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

    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

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

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


  1. Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Anna University, Chennai - 2006.

  2. HSLC from Tamilnadu State Board - 2002.

  3. SSLC from Tamilnadu State Board - 2000.


  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 February 19, 2014.