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Hello! My name is Faraaz Sareshwala and I am a software engineer at Twitter in San Francisco. At twitter, I work on difficult problems such as networking, load balancing, service discovery, etc. Before Twitter, I was one of the core engineers at Quantcast where I helped scale their big (massive) data infrastructure from less than 100,000 requests per second to over two million requests per second. I lead the design and development of our distributed key value store, distributed event replication system, and distributed file system. This work was almost all done in C++ and Java.
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- 7 years experience
I have been programming in java for the past 10 years. I used it extensively in my university education at UC Davis and in my positions after graduating in the industry.
- 1 year experience
I have written several part time projects in golang. I have used it at work as well and am proficient enough in it.
- 3 years experience
I have written several part time projects in python. I have used it at work as well and am proficient enough in it.
- 6 years experience
I have been working on distributed systems throughout my professional career. I started working on them at Quantcast where I helped scale out their massively distributed advertising serving infrastructure. I am now using my knowledge of distributed systems at Twitter.
Could've been better
Succinct and too the point. Thanks for your help!
Nov 18, 2016