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Himangshu Hazarika

Software Developer & Entrepreneur

Bangalore, India

Work History

  • 2014

    Youngmonk Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (gozoomo.com)

    CTO & Co-Founder

    (2014 - Present) | Bangalore India,

    I am the tech co-founder of Gozoomo.com. I did everything from writing the first line of code to designing the tech infrastructure of the company to building the technology team. In a very short time frame, we created several products to help us generate liquidity and sell a peak of 500 cars per month. I led the technology battle as we marched from bootstapped to seed funded to series A of 7m $.

  • 2013

    Sokratik

    Co-Founder

    (2013 - 2014) | Bengalore, India

    I was the tech co-founder of Sokratik and tried to change the K-12 education instruction method. I built a browser-based educational video creator and editor. It built it on nodejs, angularjs and clojure.

  • 2011

    Bankbazaar.com

    Tech Lead (SDE3)

    (2011 - 2013) | Chennai/Bangalore, India

    I got out of turn double-promotion at Bankbazaar. I built and led the micro services and bank integration team of BankBazaar. I started the insurance vertical of bankbazaar.com. I was responsible for hiring software engineers and increased the team size five folds.

  • 2010

    Bankbazaar.com

    Software Engineer (SDE)

    (2010 - 2011) | Chennai, India

    I joined BankBazaar as one of their earliest engineers. I created the microservice architecture of BankBazaar. I was a part of three developers who wrote the base of bankbazaar.com and all it's offshoot products. I was also responsible for hiring fresh engineers. I introduced functional programming in BankBazaar.

  • 2009

    Partygaming.com

    Software Engineer (SDE)

    (2009 - 2010) | Hyderabad, India

    I worked in the ten-member Transaction Technology team that takes care of all financial transaction related development for Party Gaming. Typical workday involved work in javascript, struts2 and Oracle DB.

  • 2008

    IIT Kharagpur

    Alumni cell team

    (2008 - 2009) | Kharagpur, India

    I led the student team which built the first online alumni network portal of IIT Kharagpur. This product had an infrastructure to mail the alumni network, the first online payment portal of IIT Kharagpur and personal blog spaces for alumni.

  • 2006

    IIT Kharagpur

    Technology Students Gymkhana

    (2006 - 2008) | Kharagpur, India

    I designed an encrypted USB vault, complete with its file system, for IIT Kharagpur's open software design competition.I was the central coordinator of all events and overall in-charge of the website of IIT Kharagpur’s techno-management festival. Under my watch, participation grew by over ten times and the site became the most popular amateur college competition website of India.

Education History

  • 2008

    IIT Kharagpur

    Masters in Technology , Telecommunications Systems Engineering

    (2008 - 2009)

    Graduated from one of Asia's top-rated engineering colleges. As a part of my master dissertation, I designed and developed an Integrated development environment with a self-designed compiler, a simulator for a custom RISC processor meant for software defined radio.

  • 2004

    IIT Kharagpur

    Bachelors in Technology , Electronics and Electrical Communications Systems Engineering

    (2004 - 2008)

    I graduated from one of Asia's top-rated engineering colleges. For my undergraduate dissertation, I developed an algorithm to parse OFDM signals efficiently. I Learned about the theoretical basis of computers and algorithms and many things technology

Domain Expertise

  • fin tech
  • consumer internet
  • marktplace
  • payment tech
  • education

Programming Skills

  • Java
    90%
  • Clojure
    90%
  • Functional Programming
    80%
  • OOP
    80%
  • JavaScript
    80%
  • AngularJS
    90%
  • nodejs
    80%
  • jquery
    90%
  • Postgres
    80%
  • Microservice
    90%
  • SCSS/LESS
    60%
  • Spring
    90%
  • Android
    70%
  • Mongodb
    80%
  • Erlang
    60%
  • AWS
    70%
  • Ruby
    60%
  • Python
    60%

Language Skills

  • NativeEnglish
  • NativeAssamese
  • ProfessionalHindi
  • LimitedBengali

Location

Awards

  • Best outgoing senior in technology affairs for achievements in technology, RP Hall of Residence, IIT Kharagpur.
  • NTSE Scholar, Government of India scholarships awarded yearly to 1000 students across India.
  • Various university level competitions in programming, quizzes, ad design, debates and case studies.