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Software Engineer

Bayonne, NJ
October 21, 2018

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Alexander Chowdhury

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Cognizant Technology Solutions, PeopleSoft Developer Teaneck, NJ, August 2016-June 2018 Leading Financial Firm

• Worked with system integration to oversee upgrade of company interface from PeopleSoft 9.1 to PeopleSoft 9.2

• Developed test scripts based on PeopleSoft 9.1 delivered functionality documentation

• Retrofitted extensive amount of PeopleSoft queries and identified defects in data migration

• Worked closely with key business users to test the development before implementation Cognizant Internal Office

• Gathered requirements for user interface to be developed for management case study

• Performed extensive development and testing in order to implement and verify required functionalities

• Worked on user report requests/PS Queries pertaining to PeopleSoft Account Payables module Leading Health Insurance Firm

• Worked with technical team to consolidate two separate PeopleSoft instances and merge their functionalities, and played a key role in migration of data from one business unit to another

• Developed custom SQRs to fetch employee data from database used to identify differences in the UI resulting from the merged instances, as well as to test the development before implementation RELATED EXPERIENCE

Boston University Photonics Center, Research Assistant Boston, MA, August 2015-May 2016

• Implemented methods designed to remove dust from solar panels in dry, arid climates with a team of engineers

• Utilized knowledge of engineering principles to build devices used in experiments

• Analyzed data collected during experiments

Cloud Solar, Project Engineer Boston, MA, Summer 2014 SOFTWARE ENGINEERING PROJECTS

Machine Learning Library

• Utilized knowledge of Python programming and machine learning to design a machine learning library

• Wrote classes for multiple classification and regression algorithms, as well as neural network architectures

• Tested machine learning library on multiple datasets using machine learning and statistical analysis techniques Autonomous Direction Vehicle

• Utilized knowledge of actuators, sensors, and circuits to design initial breadboard design and build vehicle

• Utilized extensive knowledge of Python programming to write and train an artificial neural network that can distinguish between arrow signs, embed neural network in vehicle, and successfully test design ADDITIONAL ENGINEERING PROJECTS

Exercise Bike, Gearbox, Lab on a Chip, Miniature Foosball Table, Truss EDUCATION

Boston University College of Engineering, Boston, MA Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Minor in Computer Engineering May 2016 Dean’s List, Spring 2014


Computer: AutoCAD, C, C++, Caffe, COMSOL, Creo Parametric, CSS, HTML, Java, JavaScript, MATLAB, Numpy, Pandas, PeopleCode, Python, SolidWorks, SQL, TensorFlow, Verilog ACTIVITIES AND AFFILIATIONS

Engineers Without Borders, New York City Chapter February 2017-Present

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