Abhinav Vishwa

Abhinav Vishwa

Tech Lead at Uber

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    I am a Tech Lead with 8+ years of experience in various domains ranging from marketplaces, delivery, ad exchanges, video streaming, and core financial services. I have built large-scale distributed systems and helped ship business-critical projects in consumer and enterprise space. I care deeply about helping individuals grow in their roles and become better versions of themselves. Here to meet other engineering and tech leaders, give back to the community and learn from everyone.

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    10 Years


    Manager of Managers


    Cloud Services
    Computer Software

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    Head of Engineeering, Network Team


    Feb 2022 - current

    Leading the Polygon PoS chain, Avail, and Edge to build the ultimate Ethereum scaling solutions suite.

    Tech Lead


    Dec 2017 - Nov 2021

    Led a team of 10 engineers to build the growth engine of Uber Eats. Closely collaborating with Principal and Staff Engineers to drive the re-architecture of the foundational stack. While will enable adding the new verticals dead easy, and will reduce the time required to roll out a new product variant to a couple of weeks from a couple of months. In the past, worked with Uber’s fraud detection and prevention team to improve the experience of users being hit by fraud detection algorithms, while also trying to bring the support cost down by employing machine learning algorithms to predict user behavior. Handled 5x of Uber trip scale while building features on top of generic fraud scoring engine.

    Sr. Software Engineer


    Aug 2016 - Nov 2017

    Worked on building a high throughput, low latency supply-side platform with ad exchange capabilities, while also working on improving the video ads platform’s quality and architecture.

    Sr. Software Engineer

    D. E. Shaw Research and Development, LLC

    Jun 2013 - Aug 2016

    Worked on the development and maintenance of the complex infrastructure of web apps providing visualization and consumption for various financial instruments with firm-wide usage.

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