Abhimanyu Deora

Full-Stack Developer, CS Student @ UChicago

I'm a full-stack developer currently pursuing a B.S. in Computer Science at the University of Chicago. I've built multiple web applications and scaled them to thousands of users, and have experience with a wide variety of technologies.

Abhimanyu Deora

abhikdeora {{at}} gmail {{dot}} com; github.com/adeora

Education

University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
B.S. Computer Science
Expected Graduation: June 2019
  • 3.56/4.00 GPA (Cumulative)
  • 2016 UChicago Midwest Trading Competition: 2nd Place - Case 3: Options Market Making

Work Experience

Finalyze
Chicago, IL
Co-founder & CTO
October 2015 - Present
  • Developed a fullstack web application using HTML/CSS, Javascript (React.js), Python (Django), and MySQL to allow traditional financial analysts to query, visualize, and analyze millions of alternative datasets
  • Engineered auto-scaling compute infrastructure using AWS EC2, Lambda, and SQS along with custom deployment code for high-performance machine learning analysis of 100+ GB in datasets
  • UChicago College New Venture Challenge Finalist, TigerLaunch Finalist, 2016 Polsky Accelerator Portfolio Company
University of Chicago IT Services
Chicago, IL
Software Engineer Intern
March 2016 - June 2016
  • Worked directly with a University App Challenge Finalist Team (ReferMe) to prototype a web application, including weekly client meetings for requirement gathering, project management, and project update delivery
  • Designed and implemented a fullstack responsive web application on top of the DCFS Social Worker Provider database using HTML/CSS, JavaScript (Meteor.js) and MongoDB
Nanomedica, Inc.
Winston Salem, NC
Technology Intern
Summers 2015/2016
  • Researched potential applications of computational intelligence (neural networks, genetic algorithms, etc.) to the development and optimization of preclinical and early phase clinical trials (2015)
  • Interpreted genomic sequence data related to growth and infectivity mechanisms of Bordetella pertussis using industry standard tools and de novo programming in Python and R (2014)
Wake Forest University Physics Department
Winston Salem, NC
Research Intern
Summers 2015/2016
  • Developed and deployed a novel image processing pipeline in MATLAB for selection and stitching of 4,000+ images of next generation sequencing chips, fully automating a process previously performed manually (2015)
  • Designed and built software in MATLAB for automation of a high resolution fluorescence microscope to allow for imaging and photography of micron-scale features; led to time savings of over 500% for this task (2014)

Technical Training and Interests

  • Strong Expertise: Java, Python (Django), Javascript (React.js, jQuery), MySQL, HTML, CSS
  • Working Knowledge: C, PHP, R, MATLAB, AWS Cloud Services, MongoDB
  • Interests: 3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, Science Fiction Literature and Films