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Gurjit Singh Sidhu, Python Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Gurjit Singh Sidhu

Python Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Member since April 17, 2017
Gurjit is now available for hire
Gurjit Singh Sidhu, Python Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Gurjit Singh Sidhu

Python 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



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



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.


  • Full-stack Software Engineer

    2018 - PRESENT
    Scoutible (via Toptal)
    • Built a dashboard app for an AI-based recruitment startup.
    • Built various api services to support frontend (on google appengine python).
    • Worked on creating the dashboard, applicants pages front end pages using React/Redux.
    • Integrated the app with third party providers like salesforce and greenhouse.
    Technologies: React, Python, ES, Microservices, GCP Appengine
  • Shopify Developer

    2018 - 2018
    Decoratorsbest (via Toptal)
    • Helped in migration of legacy website built in aspx to shopify.
    • Modified Liquid theme and created liquid templates per needs of the shop.
    • Created shopify scripts to handle shipping/ cart discounts based on user role/ other business rules.
    Technologies: Shopify Liquid, Shopify Scripts
  • Shopify Developer

    2018 - 2018
    Zygo (via Toptal)
    • Modified liquid templates based on UIdesigns.
    • Installed/ customized shopify apps as required by the client.
    Technologies: Shopify Liquid
  • Full-stack React Developer

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

    2017 - 2018
    Betsy and Brandts (via Toptal)
    • 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 | CTO

    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 kid's app.
    • Architected and developed supporting web applications to configure books, animations, and diagnostics.
    Technologies: Python, Jinja Templates, C++, PHP, MongoDB, MySQL, AppEngine, AWS S3, DynamoDB, Backbone.js, Git
  • Technology Advisor

    2011 - 2012
    • 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


  • Perfect Venue (Development)

    I built a marketplace for event booking for a startup based out of Colorado. Technologies used were React and Python; and AWS cloud was used for hosting the app.

  • Zygo | Shopify Store (Development)

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

  • Decoratorsbest | Shopify Store (Development)

    Migration of a legacy asp application to shopify.

  • | Shopify Store (Development)

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

  • Kloneworld Pte. Ltd. (Development)

    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)

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

  • Ford Services Platform (Development)

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

  • (Development)

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


  • Languages

    Python, PHP, JavaScript
  • Frameworks

    Redux, AngularJS, Bootstrap, webapp2
  • Libraries/APIs

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

  • Other

    Full-stack, Apps, IaaS
  • Platforms

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

  • Tools

    Apache Storm


  • 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
  • Advanced Google Analytics
  • Deep Learning Specialization (Five Courses)
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
    MARCH 2017 - PRESENT
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