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my name is Lloyd D'Silva and this is my resume/portfolio

Objective

Seeking a full-time Product Management / Software Engineering role, in Silicon Valley, starting in August 2015.

Over 5 years of Tech / Product experience in Investment Banking Technology and Web Startups.

Education

  • 2015

    Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley, Mountain View, CA

    Masters of Science in Software Management. Current GPA 4.0/4.0

    Technology Product / Process / Project / Financial Management

    Awarded Software Management Fellowship

  • 2013

    The Founder Institute, San Francisco, CA

    Startup Pre-Accelerator

    Ideation, Customer Development, Legal & IP, Hiring, Product Development, Sales & Customer Acquisition, Revenues, Marketing & Fund Raising

  • 2008

    National University of Singapore, Singapore

    Bachelors of Computing (Honors) in Computer Engineering with Minor in Financial Math

    Undergraduate Discussion Leader - CS1102X Data Structures & Algorithms

  • 2004

    MES Indian School, Doha, Qatar

    Best Graduating Student Award

Work Experience

Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Jan 2015 - May 2015
Graduate Assistant
Built a full-stack Web and Android app for fire-fighters and commanders, to coordinate emergency response during fires. Integrated the system with a wearable vest to track vital statistics of first responders while on the scene.
HomeSquare Labs
Mar 2013 - Aug 2014
Founder (Product / Tech)
Built a neighborhood & apartment level social network to help residents in Singapore mutually discover, communicate and bond with each other. Accessible at http://www.homesquare.co
Barclays Investment Bank
Mar 2012 - Mar 2013
Assistant Vice President, Sales Trade Capture Technology
Responsible for Software Requirements, Execution and Delivery of all APAC requirements around Sales Trade Capture for a subset of investment banking products – government bonds and interest rate derivatives.
Barclays Investment Bank
Mar 2010 - Mar 2012
Analyst, Sales Trade Capture Technology
Software Engineer (Java) for APAC requirements related to Sales Workstation – a Sales Trade Capture platform used by Sales, Operations and Finance globally.
Barclays Investment Bank
Aug 2008 - Mar 2010
Graduate Rotation Program, Technology
Rotated among 3 technology teams for 6 months each spanning – Sales Quick Wins Technology, IT COO Office, Business Intelligence Technology. Delivered a wide range of technology projects on Java, ASP .Net, Excel VBA, SQL Server Business Intelligence.

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Technical Skills

Java
SQL
Ruby on Rails
Android
Node JS / JavaScript
Excel VBA
Data Mining - WEKA / R
iOS
Beginner
Proficient
Intermediate
Advanced

Product Management Skills

Customer Interviews
User Stories
Requirements Prioritization
Software Product Strategy
Software Marketing
Software Financials
Process & Project Management

Hobbies

Travelling
Programming

Portfolio

Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Jan 2015 - June 2015
Incident Aide
Incident Aide is an Android app and Node JS backend to help coordinate emergency response during fires. I worked on integrating it with Vital Responder - a wearable vest - to track vital statistics of first responders while on the scene. More information

Frontend: Android / Java
Backend: REST API using NodeJS & MongoDB
Connectivity: VitalResponder API
  • IAS
  • IAS
  • IAS
  • IAS
Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Mar 2015 - May 2015
CouponSwipe
CouponSwipe is an Android app that allows users to browse deals located around them. Using an intuitive swiping mechanism, users can quickly sort through all the available deals and shortlist them by swiping right on them, or discard them by swiping left. Users can then see their shortlist and buy the deal via the deal aggregator’s website. We are currently a GroupOn affiliate and source deals exclusively from GroupOn.

Frontend: Android / Java
Backend: REST API using Java & MySQL
Connectivity: GroupOn API
  • CouponSwipe
  • CouponSwipe
  • CouponSwipe
  • CouponSwipe
Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Aug 2014 - May 2015
Furni is a mobile-first marketplace that facilitates the buying and selling of new and used furniture.  Sellers use it to list furniture for sale with a quick video of the item. Buyers can search for furniture based on detailed criteria and have the option of selecting a mover and making payments online. Via a network of moving partners, Furni facilitates the end-to-end process of buying furniture and getting that furniture delivered to the buyer. Furni is currently at a concept stage.

Landing Page: Ruby on Rails / Bootstrap / Heroku
UI Mockups: Photoshop
  • Furni
  • Furni
  • Furni
  • Furni
  • Furni
Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
SSNoC - Survivable Social Network on Chip
SSNoC is a social network hosted on a beaglebone chip. It's purpose is to allow users in close proximity to the chip to use it in the event of a disaster (no cell connectivity). Video Demo

Frontend: Node JS / Express / Jade
Backend: Java / Node JS / H2 Database / Beaglebone Chip
  • SSNoC
  • SSNoC
Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
Airport / Travellers app concept
The purpose of the project was the envision how we could make life for travellers easier if we could track their location within an airport. We came up with two concepts - one was showing travellers time to perform any task they have to in the airport and the second was to enable peer-peer chat using a mesh network in the airport

UI Mockups: Photoshop
  • Airport
  • Airport
  • Airport
  • Airport
Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Jan 2015 - May 2015
Data Mining Walmart Store Sales to Predict Future Sales
A Data Analytics project based on the kaggle competion Walmart Recruiting - Store Sales Forecasting. We used various tools like WEKA and R to predict future walmart sales using data mining algorithms like Linear Regression, SMOReg, Nearest Neighbor, IBk, Perceptrons, Holt Winters and ARIMA.

Data Mining: WEKA / R / Kaggle
  • Walmart
  • Walmart
  • Walmart
Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
Jan 2015 - May 2015
Amazon Apple Watch app concept
A Human Computer Interaction project to design an Apple Watch app for Amazon.

UI Mockups: Keynote / Photoshop
  • Amazon
  • Amazon
HomeSquare Labs / Founder Institute
Mar 2013 - Aug 2014
HomeSquare - A Social Network for Neighborhoods and Apartments
HomeSquare is a hyperlocal social network for high density apartment complexes and neighborhoods in Singapore. It was incubated in The Founder Institute SF and is a registered startup in Singapore.

Full Stack: Ruby on Rails
Connectivity: Google Maps / OneMaps SG / Amazon S3 / Facebook Login / MailChimp / Google Analytics
  • HomeSquare
  • HomeSquare
  • HomeSquare
Barclays Capital
Mar 2010 - Mar 2013
Sales Workstation
Sales Workstation is a Sales Trade Capture application used by Sales People, Sales Assistants, Sales Finance and Sales Operations staff worldwide. It captures trades spanning Government Bonds, Corporate Bonds, Commercial Paper, CDS, Mortgages, Loans, Money Market Instruments. My role was primarily to develop Asia Pacific related functionality for Sales Workstation.

Backend: Java / Java Spring / Sybase / SQL Server /
Frontend: Eclipse RCP / Java
Messaging: Solace
Tools: Autosys / JIRA
Barclays Capital
Aug 2009 - Mar 2010
TextStation
TextStation is a tool used by Sales People to send SMS to their clients.

Full Stack: Java / Sybase / SQL Server