Harsh
Chokshi

Work Experience

Microsoft

Vancouver, CA
  • Software engineer on the Microsoft News (MSN) team.
  • Working on front-end/mobile experiences for millions of users using TypeScript and React (web/native).
  • Delivered scalable experiences on multiple canvases across 50+ markets/locales.

Little Giant

Auckland, NZ
  • Backend developer on client websites and internal tooling.
  • Led backend development start-to-finish on two client sites and new project template for whole agency.
  • Identified use case and developed an internal CLI tool to automate common tasks.
  • Numerous open source contributions, including heavy development on an e-commerce project.

Microsoft

Redmond, USA
  • Software engineering internship with the Universal Store Commerce Services Team.
  • Created analysis pipelines for service monitoring, and accompanying dashboard.

University of Auckland

Auckland, NZ

Education

Bachelor of Engineering (BE Hons.)

University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ
  • Specialising in Software Engineering.
  • Awarded with First Class Honours.

Projects

League Explorer

Side-project to experiment with various technologies
  • Project to play around with hypothetical results in football (soccer) leagues.
  • Created front-end user experience, and backend services to consume and expose data.
  • Preact single page application powered by .NET Core API, .NET Core service to update data asyncronously, backed by Postgres database.
  • Deployed on Linux with Docker Compose, monitored using Prometheus (metrics), Loki (logs) and Grafana (visualization).

InteractiveOOP

Educational Unity app for Honours project