Maheswaran Venkatachalam

Maheswaran Venkatachalam

Engineering Manager at LinkedIn

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12 Years


Manager of Managers

Management Experience

Company Culture
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Scaling Team
Managing Expectations

Hi everyone, I’m Mahesh. I am an Engineering Manager at LinkedIn leading a team of awesome engineers in the Notifications space. Previously, I was with Zenefits where I joined as one of the early engineers and organically transitioned into management. I’m excited to join the Plato community and I look forward to learning and sharing my experiences with you all!

Sorry, I am not currently available for mentoring sessions.


Engineering Manager


Sep 2017 - current

Staff Engineer / Engineering Manager


Jan 2014 - Sep 2017

Software Research Intern


Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Developed a platform-independent application, iMobEx, to enhance automation capabilities of SSIT setup of the 1xEVDO project. iMobex can send different types of traffic like TCP, UDP, VoIP, FTP, and HTTP to automate testing in the High Data Rate (HDR) system. Leveraged wxWidgets is to achieve platform independence.

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