Roshan Rajan

I am a rising senior studying Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. My current interests range from Distributed Systems and Blockchain to Software Application Development and am proficient in C, C++, Java and Python.

Currently at Amazon on the AWS EC2 Foundational Technologies team where I am working on developing an in-house application used during the EC2 deployment process. My other experiences touch on development in Low-Level Systems to Machine Learning modeling. You can read more details on my LinkedIn profile and my resume.

aws Software Development Engineer Intern, AWS EC2 Foundational Technologies

May 2018-August 2018 in Seattle, WA.

Collaborating with the team to develop a serverless internal tool for monitoring platform deployment using AWS Lambda, S3 and API Gateway.

trustwave Software Engineer Intern, Trustwave Big Data Team

January 2018-May 2018 in Chicago, IL.

  • Proof of Concept for data storage in Neo4j Graph Database vs Elasticsearch
  • Utilized Read-Only Rest to finetune ACL for data in Elasticsearch and Kibana
  • Manipulated data ingestion using Apache NiFi and Oozie

northrop Engineering Intern, Northrop Grumman Embedded Firmware Team

May 2016 - August 2016 and December 2016 - January 2017 in Rolling Meadows, IL.

  • Updated a 2003 VHDL/Verilog FalconEdge FPGA component to 2016 equivalent
  • Redesigned IP Cores and developed self-checking testbench to promote future development
  • Reprogrammed a PLL using an AXI Interface and IIC bus to control output clock frequency

spin Research Intern, NCSA SPIN

June 2017-August 2017 in Champaign, IL

  • Developed to set up Tensorflow deep learning objects on PYNQ FPGA board
  • Automated model development process using Python and Bash scripts
  • Overcame resource limitations of FPGA to enable deep learning modeling

bdeep Research Intern, NCSA BDEEP

May 2017-August 2017 in Champaign, IL

  • Developed pipelined R Scripts to optimize model performance
  • Created a model development method to increase throughput
  • Collaborated with the research team to maintain project specifications

pure Research Intern, PURE

January 2016 - May 2016 in Champaign, IL

  • Designed a multi-layered protocol to secure database for existing web applications
  • Prototyped a working cryptographic protocol on WordPress with full user capabilities

uiuc Computer Engineering

August 2015-December 2018 in Urbana, IL.

Courses: Data Structures & Algorithms, Distributed Systems, Systems Engineering, Database Systems, Computer Security, Applied Parallel Programming, Programming Languages & Compilers and Computer Organization & Design.

Involvement: Student Cluster Competition Co-Captain, Speaker Chair for Reflections Projections, Innovation LLC Peer Leader, City Scholars.

Inspired by Jon Barron.