Vivek Kumar Singh

Sai Jyothi Residency, Munekollal, Bangalore, IN 560037 · +91-8971400382 ·

Software Engineer with more than 5 years of experience in software development. Open source contributor and member @ OpenFaaS project. Involved in architecture design and development of projects from scratch. Interested in Scalability, Serverless, Containers, and Machine learning.


Senior Software Engineer

Akamai Technologies, Bangalore, IN

Designed architecture for applications considering performance and scalability. Been part of design and development for projects like MSS(Managed Security Services), Cache-Prewarm, LoE Calculator, GSS API Efficiency. Helped team in educating and migrating applications to Akamai Internal PaaS. Mentored Junior developers in the team.

Ported a Python/Django application to Golang which processes 15 Million messages in a day. Developed a CLI tool in Golang which is used by 1000+ users across the organization. Developed a workflow approval application in Python/Django which is used by thousands of users across the organization. Wrote a CLI tool in Golang to interact with internal build and release system from the command line.

April 2017 - Present

Senior Software Engineer

Happay, Bangalore, IN

Developed a scalable backend system using Python and Django. Worked on wallet, card and core transaction processing platform of Happay. Managed production infrastructure on AWS and deployment of code from development/QA to production. Setup ELK stack for logging and real-time debugging of application in production.

December 2015 - April 2017

System Engineer

Received 3 months of training in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence. Developed two dashboards for sales and planning using QlikView. Developed QlikView extensions using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Trained in Informatica and Big Data technologies like Hadoop, Hive, Pig.

November 2013 - December 2015


West Bengal University Of Technology

Bachelor of Technology
Information Technology

DGPA: 8.73

July 2009 - July 2013

Bihar School Examination Board

Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics

Percentage: 72%

May 2006 - May 2008


Programming Languages & Frameworks
Data Stores & Caches
Logging & Metrics

Awards & Certifications

  • Certificate of Appreciation HPE MasterMaze 2016
  • 3rd Position in Bug-Hunt @EDGE-2013
  • Certificate of Merit for good academic performance in B.Tech
  • Participated and Successfully completed Hacktoberfest 2017 & 2018.

  • 6.00.1x: Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python - MIT
  • Big Data and Hadoop - Edureka
  • Introduction to Data Science in Python - Coursera
  • Applied Plotting, Charting & Data Representation in Python - Coursera
  • Applied Machine Learning in Python - Coursera

Open Source

Github Community Member and Contributor

OpenFaaS - Serverless Functions Made Simple for Docker and Kubernetes.

OpenFaaS - OpenFaas is a serverless framework for Docker and Kubernetes.

An active contributor and member of OpenFaaS project.

Speaker and CO-Organizer at OpenFaaS Bangalore meetup group.

I have spoken about Serverless and OpenFaaS at meetup groups like Kubernetes Bangalore and Microsoft Developer group.

October 2017 - Present


Apart from being a software engineer, I like to explore new places and food.

I love watching movies and television shows, and I spend a large amount of my free time exploring the latest technology and writing the technical blog.