Melvin Philips

Student at University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY, United States
Python, JavaScript
University at Buffalo
Join HackerEarth and view Melvin Philips's full profile. It's absolutely free!
HackerEarth is the network of top developers across the world, enabling them to connect to start-ups, tech companies, organizations and discover the best developer jobs.
Language Activity
Technical Skills
Python, JavaScript
Work Experience
University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, United States
Aug 2015 - Present (2 years and 8 months)
Full Stack Developer Intern
May 2016 - Aug 2016 (4 months)
- Developed a secure log collection mechanism using Ruby on Rails for the AppVolumes product. Logs are collected and stored in a central location. - Used FluentD, ElasticSearch, Kibana and Elast Alert to parse these log files and take automated actions based on certain rules. - This improved customer turnaround time from days to minutes.
Oct 2015 - May 2016 (8 months)
- Wrote an application to automate report generation for google analytics analysis. - Audited the entire UB School of Engineering and Applied Science's website and corrected the components to make the website Responsive for mobile.
Guest Lecturer
MIT College of Engineering
Jul 2015 - Jul 2015 (1 months)
Conducted a 5 day ruby workshop with Sachin Shinde to teach 3rd year students the following concepts. - Basics of Ruby. - Advanced concepts of Ruby. - Web Development using Sinatra - Deploy to Heroku
Hybrid Mobile App Developer Intern
Feb 2015 - May 2015 (4 months)
Created a hybrid android and iOS application for data-driven report management of an Incentive Compensation Program with rich visualizations which provide each sales person with details of his/her performance and incentive calculations for each plan component.
Software Developer
Jul 2014 - Jan 2015 (7 months)
Worked at Feecounter as a software developer. Apart from adding new modules , I created a tax payment system for municipal corporations using Laravel, AngularJS and CouchdB.
Research Project Intern
Zentest Labs
Jul 2013 - Apr 2014 (10 months)
Project Intern at Zentest Labs Software Pvt Ltd. Developed a software to implement Model Based Testing accepting State and Activity Diagram to generate Test Cases. Cartesian Products and Rule Based testing carried out to generate test cases.
Summer Mobile Developer Intern
Rubus Labs powered by Blackberry
Jun 2013 - Aug 2013 (3 months)
Awarded a 5-star rating for the application built as an intern Awarded the distinction of BuiltForBlackBerry for adhering to BlackBerry app design guidelines Built an app called smokebuster to help smokers to quit smoking.
Software Engineer Intern
Parallel Minds
Dec 2012 - Jan 2013 (2 months)
Built a Windows 8 Metro App and learnt software engineering techniques and paradigms.
Jun 2014 - Present (3 years and 10 months)
A Chrome extension which overrides the traditional new tab of Chrome to provide a new tab with enriched functionalities viz. news and weather updates, bookmark and chrome app manager. Built using AngularJS.Created this app during a one day hackathon at Searce . I was also winner of the hackathon
Sep 2015 - Present (2 years and 7 months)
Built an Ionic app which makes shopping made easy and less time consuming. Get the location of items in your list as soon as you enter the store.Built this application for GDG Hackathon 2015.
Total Recall
Dec 2015 - Present (2 years and 4 months)
Members:Melvin Philips, Aniket ThigaleA multilingual faceted search system that allows users to search and analyze tweets based on search queries and entities.
Ionic SocketIO Chat Application
Apr 2015 - Present (3 years and 0 months)
Ionic and SocketIO Chat Application for Android and iOS. Wrote a tutorial which got featured at ionic's
Hybrid mobile application to locate your friends at UB in real time. You can add permissions to each friend. Built using Ionic Framework and Firebase. Built during Buffalo Hackathon.
Mar 2015 - Present (3 years and 1 months)
A web application built on nodeJS to play pictionary. Create groups, draw, collaborate and chat in real time with friends. Uses SocketIO for communication
Lisp Interpreter
May 2015 - Present (2 years and 11 months)
Lisp interpreter written in C for writing basic functional programs.
Skysports Api
Oct 2014 - Present (3 years and 6 months)
An unofficial SkySports API used to obtain sports news from various sports. News can be filtered by sport and team.
Oct 2014 - Present (3 years and 6 months)
Built a URL shortener using Python and Redis. Also generates QRCode for the shortened URL.
Smoke Buster (Built For Blackberry App)
Jun 2013 - Present (4 years and 10 months)
A Blackberry10 App which helps smokers to quit smoking. It is built using HTML5 and JavaScript using the WebWorks SDK. It helps users to keep a track of the duration since the user smoked for the last time, the money saved and health improvements.
Feedzilla Wrapper
Nov 2014 - Present (3 years and 5 months)
Members:Melvin PhilipsAn Unofficial Python wrapper for the feedzilla API. Wrapper provides functions to obtain news categories and subcategories. This wrapper has been published to PyPi.TXTcurrency Members:Melvin PhilipsApplication to get the latest exchange rates with a text message. Using twilio for users in USA users and txtweb for Indian users.
Jan 2013 - Present (5 years and 3 months)
Php and MySQL product built using Codeigniter. Admin end of the product can be used by quizmasters, companies, teachers to create quizzes. Public end of the product can be used by participants of the test.
University at Buffalo
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science
2015 - 2016
University of Pune
Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Computer Engineering
2010 - 2014
1998 - 2008
Subscribe to HackerEarth news
Join programming club on Facebook

View All Notifications