Roopak Majmudar

Roopak Majmudar

Senior Director of Core Engineering at Harry's

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Hello My name is Roopak Majmudar and I'm Senior Director of Core Engineering at Harry's.

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Must-Know Recruitment Practices
5 December

Roopak Majmudar describes his methods for sourcing candidates and how to set up a good hiring and interview process.

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Roopak Majmudar

Roopak Majmudar

Senior Director of Core Engineering at Harry's

The Challenges Of Hiring Experienced Engineers
12 February

Roopak talks about how he helped his company to be more effective at attracting experienced engineers.

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Roopak Majmudar

Roopak Majmudar

Senior Director of Core Engineering at Harry's

The Mistake of Rewriting Products
12 February

Roopak agreed to rewrite an app, because, as a new manager, he wanted to build credibility with his team. He talks about what he learned from this experience.

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Roopak Majmudar

Roopak Majmudar

Senior Director of Core Engineering at Harry's

Experience

Senior Director, Core Engineering

Harry's, Inc.

Jun 2018 - current

Founder

Kickir Studios

Jul 2012 - Dec 2015

Kickir Studios is a US-based software and web development company that partners with entrepreneurs to help them iterate and improve on their web-based ideas. Kickir helps non-technical entrepreneurs mature their ideas and simplifies what historically has been a frustrating software development experience.

Co-Founder & CTO

Spot It Buy It (PopInShop)

Jun 2013 - Apr 2015

Spot It Buy It (www.spotitbuyit.com) makes Instagram shoppable. We help sellers make products shoppable through mobile commerce - as easy as it is to post to social media. PopInShop (www.popinshop.me) helps online brands and emerging designers host temporary pop-up events and trunk shows at boutiques across the country. Brands can instantly tap into national distribution through a network of independent stores. And stores get a plug and play solution for exciting short-term promotions that drive traffic, customer engagement, and incremental sales. It's like online dating - but for stores and brands.

Engineering Project Manager

Comcast Cable

May 2009 - Apr 2011

Led end-to-end delivery of a new on-screen television guide – 5 million customers and $55 million annualized revenue, managed vendors, development, test teams, and deployment personnel; worked cross-functionally with marketing, customer service and finance teams; project consisted of over 60 team members. Maintained $10 million project budget in 2010 – including partnering with senior leadership in negotiation of vendor and consultant Statements Of Work (SOWs). Managed deployment of services infrastructure to national data centers – coordination and task delegation across numerous multi-million dollar projects to ensure synchronization of releases, test activities and deployment schedules.

Embedded Systems Programmer (Co-op)

Admiral Secure

Sep 2002 - Dec 2002

Designed a complex multi-tiered logging and debugging mechanism for an embedded fax encryption module in the C programming language as a Linux thread, making use of broadcast events, message queues, semaphores and mutexes Developed a pre-processor using the Perl programming language to reduce the memory usage of the application source code

WebSphere Studio Tools Scenario Developer (Co-op)

IBM

Jan 2002 - Apr 2002

Developed customer scenarios with the latest J2EE technologies such as Servlets, Java Beans and JSPs Verified the functionality of IBM’s JVM profiling tool, which required a good understanding of the Java Virtual Machine Validated the WebSphere Studio development toolset, which includes XML, Web Services and Database technologies

Trainee Engineer (Co-op)

Earth Tech

May 2001 - Aug 2001

Designed and implemented a method for automating OS and software installations, as well as performing maintenance of the corporate network Provided technical support to approximately 150 employees as well as site offices

Electrical Systems Integrator (Co-op)

CIMTEK

Sep 2000 - Dec 2000

Created designs for electronic test systems, which needed extensive knowledge of circuit theory and debugged hardware errors with the use of various measurement equipment, including multimeters, oscilloscopes and logic analysers

Gaming Technician (Co-op)

The Centre of Forensic Sciences

Jan 2000 - Apr 2000

Performed testing on slot machines, which required high confidence in settings and operation of electronic device

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