Anand Joshi Random thoughts & Stories Developer|Blogger|Musician|Traveller

A little about me :

  • I was born and brought up in one of the liveliest cities on this planet - Mumbai.
  • A self-taught amateur musician, I can play up to five different instruments.
  • An impulsive backpacker.

My Work :

  1. Nomura Services India Pvt. Ltd. | Developer | July 2014 - Present
    • Enhancing existing legacy Risk v/s Finance reconciliation tool to onboard firms other reconciliation requirements. Architectural changes to overcome legacy issues. Onboard and setup new reconciliations with new autocommenting requirements. Significant improvement in performance and memory utilization of the tool.
    • Received Nomura quarterly STAR award for providing off the shelf solution to autocode new rules using python's panda framework.
    • Lead a team of 6 interns to create a database deployment automation tool.
    • Developed and designed a dashboard for the Production Support team that automated tracking and reporting of the issues saving roughly 3 hours of the team every day. Globally used by more than 60 users.
  2. FinalDesk | Co-Founder | Jan 2014 - Present
    • Co-founded a training-cum-internship program for engineering students to help them with technical trainings, interview preparation, soft skill development and internship opportunities
    • Developed a placement training program and delivered it across Mumbai University colleges and trained over 1500 students.
    • Started a blog to share articles on how to prepare for interviews. Led a team of 11 interns for content creation and social media marketing.
    • Developing mobile apps and a website to enable students to prepare for their interviews.

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