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
(555) 123-4567
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
ETL Pipelines
Machine Learning, Coursera
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, GA
Computer Engineering