Rohit Sahay

Full Stack Engineer with 10+ years of experience as a tech lead building web applications. Developed and scaled software used by millions of users. Interviewed and evaluated 100+ engineering candidates.
Brooklyn, NY
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Work Experience

Staff Engineer, Medium

New York, NY March 2019 Present
  • Lead large full stack projects in a scrum team to improve the presence of 50M+ articles in search engines.
  • Evaluated 100+ candidates in the system design segment of our interview process
  • Mentored junior and senior engineers on best practices in full stack development
  • Drove stack migration to React and GraphQL while addressing large amounts of technical debt to improve the team's efficiency in delivering software
  • Technologies used: Typescript, React, NodeJS, Golang, Scala

Senior Software Engineer, VTS

New York, NY January 2016 December 2018
  • Technical lead of several scrum teams of 3-6 full-stack engineers.
  • Responsible for writing clean code, product planning, driving technical design, and owning technical delivery.
  • Proponent of pre-development technical design review, pair programming, and testing best practices.
  • Involved in the ideation, discovery, prototype, and scaling phases of the VTS Analytics product.
  • Built and scaled an ETL pipeline to power data visualizations embedded in our application through Looker.
  • Encourage engineers to engage in the customer problem and not just the technical solution.
  • Drove tech debt initiatives.
  • Drove technical proposals for large initiatives.
  • Represent my team of engineers in company strategy meetings with executive team.
  • Mentored teammates to develop their technical and leadership skills.
  • Worked with engineering management on the promotion of two engineers on my team.
  • Participated in interviewing and recruiting candidates.
  • Technologies used: Ruby, Rails, AngularJS, React, Postgres, Redis , Heroku, Looker

Software Engineer, Newscred

New York, NY November 2013 December 2015
  • Automated continuous deployment and infrastructure management by utilizing Ansible.
  • Lead initiative to iteratively increase test coverage from ~5% to 80%.
  • Drove the adoption of testing in the software development process across all teams.
  • Worked closely with customers in a tight feedback loop to validate the analytics product offering.
  • Technologies used: Python, Django, MySQL, MongoDB, NodeJS, AngularJS, AWS, Ansible, Varnish, Google Analytics, Jenkins, Celery, RabbitMQ
Technologies
Javascript
Python
React
NodeJS
SQL
Snowflake
Go
ETL Pipelines
Scala
AWS
GraphQL
Certifications
Machine Learning, Coursera
2014
Education
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, GA
20062010
Computer Engineering