Kartikeya Sharma
“If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” - Frederick Douglass

Experience

Center for Information Networking & TelecommunicationNew York, NY
Undergraduate Research AssistantFebruary 2018 - Present
  • Built a machine learning model to identify people affected by type-2 diabetes using Python and Jupyter Notebook
  • Used Django to design and create front-end of a production-ready web application focused on telemedicine
  • Integrated Agora API to add secure communication and provide end-to-end encryption between users
  • Developed the CCNY Cybersecurity Master’s program website (www.cybersecurity.ccny.cuny.edu)
DypeNew York, NY
Co-Founder & CTOFebruary 2019 - Present
  • A decentralized marketplace that facilitates consumer-to-consumer transactions for the luxury clothing industry
  • Created a community based mobile application on iOS and Android to support counterfeit item detection
  • Recognized by ‘The Columbia-IBM center for Blockchain’ and ‘Y-Combinator Startup School’
WebMDNew York, NY
Software Engineering InternJune 2019 - December 2019
  • Utilized Java, Selenium, and Jenkins for developing a test automation framework to perform end-to-end testing
  • Used various API services to create a hybrid framework structure to improve testing efficiency by ~20%
  • Produced complete technical and non-technical documentation on the test automation framework
  • Collaborated and participated in daily Scrum/agile meetings, code reviews, and sprint planning
Pale Blue Dot MediaNew York, NY
Data Science InternJune 2018 - August 2018
  • Engineered data extraction scripts to pre-process, extract, and classify 12,000+ free-form user submissions
  • Produced data visualizations through statistical and informational graphics to clearly communicate findings
  • Generated predictions from data to develop and deploy a web calculator (www.ubicalculator.com) which relays the potential impacts of a Universal Basic Income (UBI) on individuals or families given numerous parameters

Projects

September 2019Machine Learning, AWS DeepRacer
DeepRacer Challenge from Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Created, trained, and fine-tuned a Reinforcement Learning model in the AWS DeepRacer 3D racing simulator
  • Deployed trained models onto AWS DeepRacer to compete in the global DeepRacer League (ranked top 50)
January 2019React, GatsbyJS, CSS
Portfolio
  • A statically generated site hosted on GitHub Pages with a custom domain name and “Let’s Encrypt” for SSL
  • Used React with custom CSS and UI components to highlight ‘Education’, ‘Experience’, ‘Projects’, and ‘About Me’

Activities

The City College of New YorkThe City College of New York
Treasurer, The Crypto (Blockchain) Club March 2018 - Present
  • Organized workshops to educate college students on the potential use-cases for Blockchain technology
  • Strategized large-scale speaker events for IBM and ConsenSys directors and developers
  • Oversaw club expenses (120+ members) and managed submissions of all reimbursement forms

Education

The City College of New York
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
NY, USA // 2017 - 2021
  • GPA: 3.80/4.00
  • The Crypto Club (Blockchain) Treasurer
  • Relevant Coursework: Computer Programming (Python, C++), Data Structures, Algorithms, Discrete Mathematics, Probability and Statistics for Computer Science, Software Design Lab, Linear Algebra

Skills

Coding

C++, Python, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, MATLAB, Java

Technologies/Software

Django, React, GatsbyJS, Netlify, Node, Git, React-Native, Redux, Firebase, Selenium, Jenkins, AWS, GraphQL

Languages

English, Hindi, French

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