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Gurjit Singh Sidhu, Full-stack Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Gurjit Singh Sidhu

Full-stack Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Member since April 17, 2017
Gurjit has over a decade of experience in software development where he's gained extensive experience in technology architecture, cloud computing (PaaS/SaaS, AWS, and GCP), and Agile development. He communicates exceptionally well and has worked in teams of all sizes.
Gurjit is now available for hire

Portfolio

Experience

  • Full-stack, 10 years
  • Agile, 8 years
  • Python, 8 years
  • jQuery, 6 years
  • Bootstrap, 5 years
  • Shopify, 3 years
  • Shopify API, 2 years
  • React, 2 years
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Mac OS X, Sublime Text, Git, Chrome

The most amazing...

...thing I've created is a service that accepts a face photo then generates a 3D head model and creates a preview animation in a few seconds.

Employment

  • Full-stack Software Engineer

    2018 - 2019
    Scoutible
    • Built a dashboard app for an AI-based recruitment startup.
    • Developed various API services to support the front end (on the Google App Engine and Python).
    • Created the dashboard, the applicants' pages, and front-end pages using React/Redux.
    • Integrated the app with third-party providers like Salesforce and Greenhouse.
    Technologies: React, Python, Elasticsearch, GCP App Engine
  • Shopify Developer

    2018 - 2018
    DecoratorsBest
    • Helped in the migration of a legacy website built in ASPX to Shopify.
    • Modified a Liquid theme and created Liquid templates per needs of the shop.
    • Wrote Shopify scripts to handle the shipping and cart discounts based on user roles and other business rules.
    Technologies: Shopify, Liquid, Shopify Scripts
  • Shopify Developer

    2018 - 2018
    Zygo
    • Modified Liquid templates based on UI designs.
    • Installed and customized Shopify apps as required by the client.
    Technologies: Shopify, Liquid
  • Full-stack React Developer

    2017 - 2018
    Perfect Venue
    • Developed a marketplace for event and spaces that enable users to add and update venues/spaces and to search for events based on various filters.
    Technologies: React, Python, AWS Serverless, NoSQL Databases, Google Maps
  • Shopify Developer

    2017 - 2018
    Betsy and Brandts
    • Selected a free Shopify theme and updated it as per the UI specified in the Sketch files.
    Technologies: Shopify Liquid Theme
  • Technology Lead | Co-founder

    2012 - 2016
    Kloneworld Pte Ltd
    • Developed REST services for the creation of PDFs, personalized movies, and more.
    • Architected and developed a franchise web app.
    • Created a unified payment services API module that integrated with many payment gateways.
    • Developed the Kloneworld iOS children's app.
    • Architected and developed supporting web applications to configure books, animations, and diagnostics.
    Technologies: Python, Sphinx Search, Microservices, C++, PHP, MongoDB, MySQL, App Engine, AWS S3, DynamoDB, Backbone.js, Git
  • Technology Advisor

    2011 - 2012
    Frrole
    • Developed an API layer that exposed Frrole.AI social intelligence services.
    • Created a scalable widget platform for supporting client-specific Frrole.AI widgets.
    • Developed a Bootstrap CSS-based newspaper based on the Frrole API.
    Technologies: Apache Storm, MongoDB, Apache Kafka, Elasticsearch, PHP, MySQL, Java Servlets, Python, App Engine
  • Program Manager | Software Development Manager | Technical Fellow

    2009 - 2012
    Versata (Trilogy)
    • Worked as a program manager for service platform enhancements and maintenance for a client in North America.
    • Contributed to a performance enhancement project—developing Sprite Services​, ​enhancing the Base64 CSS, automating the minifying of scripts/CSS files, and more.
    • Managed the migration of a microsite made in legacy ASP to Java.
    Technologies: Java Servlets, XML, YUI, SVN, Jira

Experience

  • Perfect Venue (Development)
    https://www.perfectvenue.com

    I built a marketplace for event booking for a startup based out of Colorado. Technologies used were React and Python and AWS cloud (for hosting the app). The project included integrating Google Maps to show filtered venues.

  • Zygo | Shopify Store (Development)
    https://shopzygo.com/

    I customized a Shopify store based on the client's needs.

  • DecoratorsBest | Shopify Store (Development)
    https://www.decoratorsbest.com/

    I migrated a legacy asp application to Shopify.

  • BetsyandBrandts.com | Shopify Store (Development)
    https://betsyandbrandts.com/

    I developed a theme for a Shopify store and supported the setup and integration with third-party services.

  • Kloneworld Pte. Ltd. (Development)
    http://www.kloneworld.com

    Kloneworld uses a mix of technologies and creativity to pass on stories that inspired and entertained us when we were kids, onto the next generation. Kloneworld offers you an unmatched personalized storytelling experience with just a single face photo.

  • Frrole (Development)
    https://frrole.ai/

    Frrole is an AI platform that works at the intersection of social data and consumer intelligence.

  • Ford Services Platform (Development)
    http://services.forddirect.fordvehicles.com/docs/index.html

    A program manager for building a next-generation technology services platform for automotive OEMs.

  • Racing.Ford.com (Development)
    http://performance.ford.com/home.html

    I handled the software development for migrating the site, Racing.ford.com, to a new tech stack.

Skills

  • Languages

    Python, PHP, JavaScript
  • Frameworks

    Redux, AngularJS, Bootstrap, webapp2
  • Libraries/APIs

    React, REST APIs, jQuery, Backbone.js, Shopify API
  • Paradigms

    Agile
  • Other

    Full-stack, Apps, IaaS
  • Platforms

    AWS Lambda, Google App Engine, Shopify, Blockchain
  • Storage

    AWS S3, NoSQL, RDBMS
  • Tools

    Apache Storm

Education

  • Certificate in Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies (Blockchain)
    2017 - 2017
    Princeton University via Coursera - Online
  • Certificate in Machine Learning
    2016 - 2016
    Stanford University via Coursera - Online
Certifications
  • Advanced Google Analytics
    NOVEMBER 2018 - PRESENT
    Google
  • Deep Learning Specialization (Five Courses)
    NOVEMBER 2018 - PRESENT
    Coursera
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
    MARCH 2017 - PRESENT
    Amazon
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