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Abhinav Vishwa

Abhinav Vishwa

Tech Lead at Uber

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  • Wednesday 2nd Feb4:30 AM (GMT)

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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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Tech Lead

Uber

Dec 2017 - current

Leading a team of 5 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

Directi

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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