Sr. Development Engineer at Intel Security (McAfee)
Working at McAfee's Consumer Security team for 7+ Years providing best-in-class cross device security products for OEM's, ISP's and Retail Partners. We provide exclusive customized solutions to these partners covering most geos spread across NA, LTAM, APAC, JAPAN and EMEA regions. As a Security Champion for my team, I am responsible for security audit and testing of all the projects churned out from our team.
Ph.D Research Scholar, Jain University
As part of Ph.D., Solving real world problems on security & privacy issues in Cloud- SaaS layer. My research work mainly concentrates on building trust based data sharing platforms for social networking and e-commerce. Apart from this, I have been working on Quality of Service based ranking algorithms, devising better data compression techniques, hash based search algorithms etc.
Director, Maneesha Foundation, a sister organization of Veda Vijnana Gurukulam, Bangalore.
Maneesha, a cultural organization, striving to rejuvenate eternal Bharateeya values, thereby serving Bharatha's endeavor of regaining glory and splendor. Resource person on the topic of indigenous value based inclusive education system. Associated with organizations such as Bharatiya Shikshan Mandal, Disha, Takshashila Institute of Indian Studies etc.
Worked on some cutting edge research based projects such as " Remote Network Monitoring using Mobile Agents", "Instantaneous Bridge Scoring", "Framework for Web Services Discovery".
Exhibited and demoed our project work in various technical forums such as ICWCSC 2010 (Chennai), Oracle Tech Days 2010 (Hyderabad), Sun Product showcase 2009 (Bangalore).
Also, I worked as freelance web solution developer and completed over 10 live projects.
On Kargil Vijay Diwas (Jul 26), I joined McAfee in a Quality Assurance role in consumer security division. Ours is the most outward facing engineering team which delivered cross device customized software security products to OEM, ISP and retail partners. Worked with partners such as HP, Dell, Acer, Lenovo, Verizon, AT&T, BT, Claro, PCDepot and more.
I developed several automation tools for improving efficiency and reducing effort per project delivery. These tools have helped ensuring high quality as well as saving tens of thousands of hours for the team thereby reducing operating cost for the company!!
As a security champion for my team, I need to enforce secure development lifecycle, perform code reviews, develop POCs, train fellow peers about security principles such as OWASP top 10 etc.
Highly adept in server management and have served as administrator and point of contact for QA and CAT (Customer Acceptance Test) servers. Nick named - "Dr." (who can fix server issues) ;-)
Our team is one of the few software product delivery teams around the world to be ISO 9001 2008 certified. We are ISO certified for 4 years now!
Did my Masters in Computer Science while working. Got opportunity to do this along with peers who were very experienced & well accomplished engineers. Worked on research based projects on data compression techniques, and QoS based dynamic resource allocation system. Built new algorithms to achieve it.
Completed course work on Research Methodology, Algorithms, Cloud Security and Information Security by 2014 and started to work on cloud privacy and security problems.
Published research total of 9 papers in various international journals and conferences. 3 more papers are under review and few more under development
Working on digital privacy and security issues related to social networking and advertisement/data sharing models. Developing trust-able solutions to achieve privacy preserving social computing models under guidance of my guide.