Neil Agarwal

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☀️ Summary

I'm a digital nomad originally from Mumbai, India, working as a senior front-end engineer at Headout. I've been involved in many open-source projects and have actively participated in programs like Google Summer of Code. I've previously built large global open-source communities like halogenOS and Cynthesize and have helped host many hackathons here in India. I do my best work when working with ambitious, mission-driven teams.

Engineering (Full stack) React.js, React Native, Typescript, Node.js, WebGL, WebXR, Solidity, Kotlin, Swift

Skills Leadership, Hiring, Product Management, User Research, Roadmap, Strategy

🎒 Experience

Senior Frontend Engineer @ Headout

December 2019 - Present

Google Summer of Code @ Rocket.Chat

May 2020 - Aug 2020

Worked with the Rocket.Chat global frontend team to deliver a new feature for audio messages. The goal of this project was to bring the audio recording capabilities and the music player of the Rocket.Chat to modern standards and improve user experience.

Co-founder and Engineering @ Sudodevs (Product Studio/Startup)

May 2019 - June 2021

Formed a Product Studio to deliver versatile software solutions to startups and businesses, helping them go from idea to MVP with our team of designers, engineers, and PMs.

I was instrumental in owning the engineering backlog of incoming projects till handover.

Key projects:

Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (Govt.)

April 2020 - May 2020

Developed a low latency streaming utility for MCGM COVID-19 War rooms to monitor containment zones in their ward. The tool simplified the process of handling multiple CCTV cameras by aggregating all sources in an accessible admin panel. This project involved continuous communication with the on-ground technical team, MCGM health commissioners as well as the police department.

🎙️ Leadership and Public Speaking

🏅 Achievements