Abish Jha, Software Developer in Pisa, Province of Pisa, Italy
Abish Jha

Software Developer in Pisa, Province of Pisa, Italy

Member since March 17, 2020
Since 2015, Abish's been developing all types of software, ranging from full-stack web apps to native desktop ones. Experienced in the finance industry, Abish has worked in the investment banking division on Wall Street as a front-office and algorithmic trading developer. To sum Abish up, he is a problem-solving, dynamic professional who's more than proficient in multiple computer languages and development frameworks. He thrives in projects where he can tackle challenges and explore new depths.
Abish is now available for hire

Portfolio

Experience

Location

Pisa, Province of Pisa, Italy

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Git, IntelliJ IDEA, PyCharm, Visual Studio Code, Visual Studio, Linux, GNU, Windows

The most amazing...

...thing I've developed is a cross-platform native desktop application with auto-updates, implicit authentication, and usage tracking for a multinational bank.

Employment

  • Front Office Software Developer

    2019 - 2020
    Société Générale CIB
    • Built a cross-platform desktop application with the API in C#, database in PostgreSQL, and the front end in Angular and Electron. The software was capable of auto-updating using the enterprise's GitHub release channel.
    • Built a web application to raise money from within the company for Steptember (a Cerebral Palsy foundation). The application had features like user registration and silent auction—raising upwards of $50,000.
    • Practiced an agile work methodology with a focus on CI/CD using Jenkins and Octopus.
    • Tracked and fixed bugs using Jira as a reporting tool.
    • Supported tools during their entire lifecycle from development to deployment to operation and worked in proximity with equity finance traders.
    Technologies: OAuth 2, Microsoft SQL Server, Swagger, Node.js, TypeScript, Jira, Octopus Deploy, Jenkins, GitHub, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Angular, Electron, Python, Java, .NET, C#
  • Full-stack Developer

    2015 - 2019
    Ramapo College
    • Worked on the website of the college library as an aide to the senior developer and developed several parts of the application.
    • Tracked and fixed bugs as per user comments and suggestions.
    • Worked with WordPress to add/edit content on the library's blog and helped other librarians navigate it for their departmental uses.
    Technologies: WordPress, Python, Java, Express.js, React, Django, JavaScript
  • Software Developer

    2018 - 2018
    Jefferies Investment Bank
    • Built a full-stack application to be used by portfolio managers to run scripts directly on the servers instead of their local machines. The results were displayed in a web application with extensive options to edit, transform, and export the data.
    • Wrote scripts to automate and optimize analytics for algorithmic trading.
    • Designed and created, for one particular script, a service that reduced the run time from three minutes to less than three seconds.
    Technologies: GitHub, Linux, Unix, Flask, Django, Perl, Python

Experience

  • A Website for a Painter (Development)
    https://www.francesca-scafuto.com/

    A static website for a painter to showcase her artwork. The website is built using Gatsby/React. It boasts a personal blog, internationalization, a contact form, and several other features built using the latest tools and standards. It is hosted using Amazon CloudFront and stored on Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3).

  • Eco | Ecological App (Development)

    A Firebase application for ecologically conscious people to talk and share ideas. The app has different sections where users can share their stories, motivations, organize petitions, and read the latest news about their favorite ecological topics.

  • Konane (Development)

    A two-players Hawaiian Android game. The game allows the user to save/load progress and choose the starting game board size (which is similar to a chessboard). The game can also be played against a computer player that uses AI (Minimax search with alpha-beta pruning) to get the best possible move for any situation.

Skills

  • Languages

    Python, C#, SQL, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML5, CSS, HTML, Python 3, Java, C++, Perl
  • Frameworks

    Angular, Electron, Bootstrap, Swagger, .NET, ASP.NET Core, Django, .NET Core, OAuth 2, Express.js, Flask
  • Libraries/APIs

    Node.js, jQuery, Google Maps API, LeafletJS, React
  • Tools

    GitHub, Git, Microsoft Visual Studio, NPM, Jenkins, Android Studio, Jira, Visual Studio, PyCharm, IntelliJ IDEA
  • Paradigms

    REST, Object-oriented Programming (OOP), Model View Controller (MVC), Event-driven Programming, Agile Software Development, Unit Testing, Test-driven Development (TDD), Microservices Architecture
  • Platforms

    Windows, Linux, Android, WordPress, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Visual Studio Code, Unix
  • Storage

    NoSQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Relational Databases, AWS S3, Microsoft SQL Server, Elasticsearch
  • Other

    Full-stack, Software Development, Competitive Programming, Data Structures, APIs, Octopus Deploy, Hybrid Apps, Cross-platform App Development, Math, SSH, GNU

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
    2015 - 2019
    Ramapo College of New Jersey - Mahwah, NJ, USA

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