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Abdeali lokhandwala
Software Developer,
Game Developer
Mobile Applications Developer

Open to new opportunities – looking for a challenging position in a dynamic organization to contribute to as a software developer/game developer.

Creative, driven, and project-oriented professional with Bachelor’s Degree in Technology – offers passion, knowledge and experience in software and mobile application development. Experienced in the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) – from concept through delivery of next-generation applications and customizable solutions.

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Education

  • 2016
    IIT BOMBAY
    Bachelor of Technology

    Creative, driven, and project-oriented professional with Bachelor’s Degree in Technology – offers passion, knowledge and experience in software and mobile application development; looking for a challenging position in a dynamic organisation to contribute to as a resourceful employee.

  • 2010
    ST. PAUL'S SCHOOL
    Intermediate/+2

    Achieved an overall percentage of 91.80%

  • 2008
    ST. PAUAL'S SCHOOL
    Matriculation

    Achieved an overall percentage of 93.60%

Work Experience

  • 2014
    VIZEXPERTS PVT LTD (GURGAON)
    Software Engineer

    Designed and developed complex engineering applications using various programming languages and frameworks including Java, C++, OpenSceneGraph, OpenGL, Qt, C# and used Windows, Linux and Android platforms. Created and customized software for diverse client base; ensured all client specifications and project deadlines are met.

    • Software Development: Successfully completed development of 3 complex engineering applications over a period of 6 months. Developed modules for GIS Application, designed a GPS based tracking application on Android with map caching and maintained software SDK stack on Linux.
    • Team Player and Coordination: Actively participated in Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) right from requirement analysis, documentation, coding and testing to maintenance of proposed applications.
    • Client Management: Collaborated with clients to develop innovative solutions to meet their product requirement and deliver projects within the timeframe.

Internships

  • 2013 (III Year B. Tech. Internship)
    HEALTHIFYME
    Website Developer

    Built, serviced and maintained visually appealing and user-friendly websites. Secured project quality by resolving issues, ensuring completion of deliverables, prioritizing project specifications, and coordinating deadline requirements.

    • Web Development: Created a forum module which allows people to submit questions and get answers on health and nutrition.
    • Quality Assurance: Implemented unit tests for the forum module and found & fixed errors.
    • Team Player: Played pivotal role in weekly staff meetings; prepared notes, communicated with other team members, and reported progress of project to supervisor.
    • Project Coordination: Worked collaboratively with project leads to deliver project specifications, ensure smooth flow of communication, and complete projects in a timely manner.

     

  • 2012 (II Year B.Tech Internship)
    LAZY8GAMES
    Game Developer

    Developed tools and applications to assist in the development of a multiplayer game. Successfully designed, prototyped, and implemented scalable, reliable game interfaces using Unity Engine and Photon Networking.

    • Game Development: Created a multiplayer side-scrolling arcade game using Unity Engine and Photon Networking. Designed the communication protocol and implemented synchronization of the game-state across clients. Created visual aspects using procedural generation and audio features including character voices, music and sound effects of the game, game narrative, levels, content, rules, commentary and dialogues.
    • Quality Standards: Fixed bugs and ensured timely resolution of technical errors; developed prototypes after final testing. Ensured strict adherence to legal and lawful gaming compliance standards.
    • Team Coordination: Served as active member of the team; exchanged new ideas, maintained open communication and coordination with other team members, and developed prototypes after final testing.

Projects

  • Created Live gaming app on Android OS developed under Blooming Pixel Entrepreneurial project. Listed on Google Play Store Side-scrolling action arcade game developed using Unity3D Game Engine.

  • Multiplayer 3D game set in an apocalyptic scenario. Player fights with space drones to gain control over land on earth which is infested with a deadly race of zombies. Generated earth simulation by using variation of the classic ROAM algorithm

  • 3D game in which player controls spaceships and satellites to take over and hold territories in space. Enhanced the game by using the previous planet rendering model accompanied with a pre-computed model of planetary bodies and stars in an area covering about 35 light years

  • In the multiplayer game, the first person shooter is in the style of capturing the flag. Takes place in an abandoned city environment.

Technical Skills

  • Software Development
    Java, C, C++
  • Platforms
    Windows, Linux
  • Web Development
    Python, MVC Frameworks, Bootstrap, jQuery, React.js, Angular.js, Backbone.js, Ruby on Rails
  • Game Development
    Unity3d, Marmalade, CryEngine, Corona
  • Big Data
    Big Data and Machine Learning Algorithms
  • Mobile App Development
    Android and iOS platforms

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2nd position in Engineering
    Achieved 2nd position in the first semester of Engineering course at IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bombay.
  • Achieved 465 All India Rank in Engineering Entrance Exams
    Was amongst the top 0.1% students in the country, by securing a rank of 834 among approximately 450,000 students appearing for IIT-JEE 2010;  achieved 465 All India Rank in AIEEE 2010.
  • Achieved ELO rating of 1645 in Bullet Chess
    Achieved ELO rating of 1645 in Bullet Chess and 1591 in Blitz Chess on Chess.com.
  • Awarded distinction in Maths and Science
    Awarded distinction in Maths and Science by the University of New South Wales, Australia in an educational assessment in class tenth.
  • Recipient of Certificate of Excellence
    Recipient of Certificate of Excellence and a trophy from St.Pauls School for outstanding performances in 10th and 12th Board examinations.
  • Awarded by His Highness Maharaja Gaj Singhji of Jodhpur
    Awarded by His Highness Majaraja Gaj Singhji of Jodhpur for excellence in academics.
  • Awarded first prize in National Science Quiz
    Awarded first prize in the National Science Quiz Contest by the Defense Research and development Organisation, Jodhpur.
  • Developed a website with search engine in Grade 9
    Developed a website complete with search engine functionality in grade nine, under Neuerung Technologies Pvt Ltd, Jodhpur.
  • Won Maths Olympiad and English Debates
    Actively participated and won Maths Olympiad and English debate competitions at school level.

STRENGTHS

  • Languages – English (near-native), Hindi (near-native) and Gujarati (mother tongue)
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Team player with a strong sense of responsibility
  • Positive can-do mentality, solution-oriented
  • Self-motivated, hard working and detail-oriented

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