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Pranava S Balugari Full-Stack Developer (Sr)

Location: Sydney, NSW
g-mail: stalin.pranava
Website: LifeMeasure
Tel: +61 426806239
LinkedIn: @Pranava_Swaroop
Github: @elitenomad
Twitter: @Pranava_Swaroop


9+ years of experience in Web application development, tools development, Solution design and development, including last 4+ years of Ruby on Rails and Javascript frameworks and has the ability to work outside my area of expertise, strong interest in branching out and mastering new technologies


Senior Full-Stack Developer – Fairfax Pty Ltd.

2013 → current

  • Work on strategic initiatives on technology selection, develop prototypes, research and development and process improvement
  • Conduct test driven development as an integral part of delivering software development.
  • Develop unit tests and perform the validation using contemporary tools, moving us towards continuous development/continuous integration.
  • Proactively identify and communicate risks and issues to management and create action plans to mitigate risks
  • Redesign the apps based on client and sales teams feedback.
  • Coordinate with sales and product teams to increase the revenues of the product
  • Coordinate with third party integrations to improve revenue stream.
  • Manage team work per sprint and engaging peers in code reviews.
  • Be part of a team and product owner to transform our delivery framework to an agile and iterative methodology
  • Mentor junior developers and engage in peer technical discussions.
  • Technology stack migrations (AngularJS to Angular, Rails 3 to 4, Rails 4 to 5)

Founder, Lead Developer & Architect – LifeMeasure.

2016 → current

  • Create roadmap of the project (LM uses Trello).
  • Turn vision in to doable requirements.
  • Scoping and segregating the requirements every 2 weeks.
  • Manage deployments onto Heroku platform.
  • Design, Develop and maintain the app.
  • Maintain infrastructure activities.
  • Technology stack migrations (Angular to React)

Associate software engineer/Lead Engineer – Hewlett-Packard pty ltd.

2010 → 2013

  • Requirement analysis with the client..
  • Developed IVR solutions and API’s.
  • End to end Development, Documentation and Testing of the product.
  • Lead project Modules and Integration with Offshore team.
  • Documented each module and at each stage of the project.
  • Co-ordinate and mentor offshore team.

In August 2010, I joined Hewlett Packard as a enterprise software developer for IVR products. I worked for Telefonica O2 UK, MTS India, HP Grenoble Conferencing Solutions, ‘Yes’ Optus  in a span of 3 years which helped me learn, innovate and adapt to complex environments and customer rich applications. I worked with 'Yes' Optus through Hewlett Packard in Australia, supporting them to enhance their IVR Systems and Front end projects.

Assoicate software engineer – IBM India pty ltd.

2007 → 2010

In May 2007, I got the opportunity to work with IBM India (GBS) as a System Engineer for 3 years (Provisioning applications for AT&T). During the tenure, I gained experience in the software development life cycle process and also learned the techniques of efficient java/j2ee programming. I handled various modules independently, some of which also interacted with different sets of applications using technologies like web services. Interactions with workflow teams helped me build thinking process towards architecture and functioning of projects.

Tools & Technologies


  • Ubuntu
  • MacOSX
  • Ubuntu Desktop
  • Android
  • iOS

Text editors

  • Atom
  • Sublime text


  • RubyMine
  • Webstorm
  • Pycharm
  • IntellijIDEA

Mobile, Desktop Development, Tools & Frameworks

  • Electron
  • React Native
  • Ionic

Database GUIs

  • Mysql Workbench
  • pgAdmin3

Version Control

  • Git

Back End Coding, Tools & Frameworks

  • Ruby
  • Python
  • PHP 5.2+
  • SQL
  • Java
  • NodeJS
  • Elasticsearch

Front End Coding, Tools & Frameworks

  • HTML & HTML5
  • Angular(1&2)
  • React
  • Vue JS
  • CSS3
  • Javscript
  • JQuery
  • Bower
  • NPM
  • Compass
  • Gulp
  • WebPack

DevOps(self-learn/ Exposure)

  • Heroku Platform Administration
  • CI/CD Implementation
  • Docker/Kubernetes


  • Back End Coding Skills
  • Front End Coding Skills
  • Application Design & architecture Skills
  • DevOps
  • Database Administration Skills
  • Project Lead Skills


GPREC, Andhra Pradesh - Graduated in Electronics and Communications engineering

2003 → 2007

Technical Writing (Medium)

  1. Exploring JS Array methods
    - Posted in Medium on 4 Nov 2015
  2. SQL to MongoDB Mapping
    - Posted in Tools on 20 Sept 2015
  3. Upgrade from Rails 3.2 to current
    - Posted in Javascript on 27 Jul 2015

Prototype works


Establish a digital relationship among parents, daycare's and nannies.

What Did I Do?

  • Design application architecture
  • Design domain models
  • Decision making on backend and JS frameworks.
  • Domain Name
  • Ideas around hosting


Automate GYM workflows.

What Did I Do?

  • Design application architecture
  • Design domain models
  • Develop Prototype
  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Javascript
  • Stripe Payments

Hobbies & Interests

  • Human Interactions
  • Travel
  • Team sports (cricket)
  • Science & Technology
  • Exploring unknowns

Awards & achievements

Attended the umpire training course facilitated by NSWCUSA at Cricket NSW and for attempting the Examination on the Laws of Cricket.