Kimeshan Naidoo

Javascript Engineer

London, United Kingdom

Full Stack Javascript. Experience in React, Angular, Node, Express and Meteor. I code at www.github.com/kimeshan. I write at www.kimeshan.com. Say hello to me @kimeshanSA. Eligible to work without restrictions in AUSTRALIA (Permanent Resident), NEW ZEALAND (Trans-Tasman Agreement), SOUTH AFRICA (Citizen) and INDIA (OCI). Currently resident in the United Kingdom (Tier 2 Visa Sponsorship will be required). Currently on a Tier 4 visa.

Work Experience

  • Unibudy

    CTO & Co-Founder|May, 2016Current

    SaaS enabled marketplace connecting university applicants with university students.

    • Provides university insights from current students that can't be found on forums or university brochures.
    • Offers application help from students that successfully got accepted.
    • Evolving into a B2B platform to become the intermediary between universities and high-schools.
    • Registered over 2000 users in 16 weeks.
  • University College London

    Lead Software Engineer|Feb, 2016Apr, 2016

    Headed the development team of UCL's International Summer School mobile app. Stack: Ionic, Angular, Cordova, AWS Lambda, AWS API Gateway. Built for Android and iOS. Currently available on the Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ionicframework.issu542668

    • Gleat

      Lead Software Engineer|Sep, 2015Jan, 2016

      Developed a peer to peer mobile cross-platform dining app.

      • Schlumberger

        Engineer|Feb, 2013Aug, 2016

        Designed and programmed batch scripts software (.bat files) to automate file transfers of seismic acquistion data for seismic exploration projects in Trinidad, the Netherlands, Norway and United Arab Emirates. Coded Visual Basic macros in Excel. Certified Network Administrator and Site Security Officer (network security).

        Education

        • University College London

          MSc Computer Science|Sep, 2015Sep, 2016

        • University of Cape Town

          BSc Electrical Engineering|Jan, 2009Dec, 2012

        Skills

          • Software Engineering
          • Javascript
          • NoSQL Databases
          • Meteor
          • Node
          • React
          • Angular