Akshay Anand

Graduate Student
Computer Science Department
University of Southern California
Address: University of Southern California

About Me

Akshay Anand is a Graduate Master's student in Computer Science at USC Viterbi School of Engineering 2015. Currently he is working as an Application Developer at ESRI Redlands, CA. He was involved in directed research work on Geo Spatial Data Integration by Dr.Craig A. Knoblock of Information Integration Group, which is a part of Information Science Institute.

He worked for Spatial Science Institute at USC Viterbi School of Engineering for the development of ESRI's ArcMap Plugins. He contributed on multiple projects related to data clensing and image processing work at Spatial Science Institute for Dr. Yao-Yi Chiang and Dr.Craig A. Knoblock of Information Integration Group, which is a part of Information Science Institute.

He also worked at Cheveron CiSoft Lab as a student worker (2014-15) for
Dr. Farnoush Banaei-Kashani
Associate Director of Research at USC.


  • CSCI 588 Specification and Design of User Interface Software Fall 2014
  • CSCI 526 3D Graphics & Rendering Fall 2014
  • CSCI 599 Geospatial Data Integration, Spring 2014
  • CSCI 570 Algorithm Design, Spring 2014
  • CSCI 571 Web Technology, Fall 2013
  • CSCI 586 Database Interoperability, Fall 2013
  • CSCI 402 Operating Systems, Fall 2013

  • Work Experience

    Currently working as a Application Developer at ESRI Redlands, CA, USA

    January 2015 - Present
      Working on unit testing using Mocha Framework, AngularJS and Node.js for web application development.
      Working on MEAN stack.

    Previously working as a Student worker at USC Chevron lab

    January 2014 - January 2015
      Working on standalone windows application, PHP web application and StreamInsight 2.0.
      Working on data visualization using d3.js and WPF. Worked at Spatial Science Institute, USC for ESRI ArcMAP 10.2 plugin development using C# (InformationIntegrationGroup).

    Worked at Birdi & Associates Inc. Pasadena as Programmer Summer Intern '14

    Programmer Intern, Birdi & Associates Inc., Pasadena, Los Angeles, USA
    May 2014- August 2014
    Product developer for in house software. Hardware interface for IP, analog camera using (Dpict imaging). Built product critical tools using C#, VB.NET, WPF, MVC, (SSIS) SQL Server 2008 and ORM (Entity Framework). Worked on 3M scanner and data integration using AssureID, dPict SDK's.
    Previously worked at Infosys Limited Hyderabad as a
    Senior Systems Engineer

  • Experience in programming and testing of web based application in   ASP.NET and standalone windows application.
  • Experience of Microsoft XNA framework for developing games for Windows and Xbox gaming console.
  • Supervised and managed development teams.

    : C#, HTML, XML, JSON, ASP.NET, MS SQL Server 2008 R2.

    Development & Maintainance

    C/C++, C#, PHP, PL/SQL
    HTML5, CSS3, XML, JSON, JavaScript, AJAX
    MS SQL Server 2008 R2, PL/SQL, TOAD, Oracle 9i/10g , Geo-spatial database design, OpenLink Virtuso 7.0
    Apache, Tomcat, IIS.
    Browser Tool

    FireBug 1.12.5
    GIS Softwares
    ESRI ArcMAP 10,10.2, PostGIS 2.1, PostgreSQL 9.3, QGIS 2.0.1, GRASS GIS
    Yahoo, Facebook, Google Maps
    Wcf, Wpf, ASP.NET 3.5/ 4.0, MVC, Entity Framework, jQuery, Java Servlet, Web Api's, SPARQL, RDF and Web Services.

    Tools Knowledge

    IDEs/ SDK

    Eclipse, MS Visual Studio, Netbeans, Facebook SDK, Android Developer Took kit
    Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver; AutoCAD, Maya, Google Sketch Up.
    Version Control MS VSS, SmartGit, ArcGIS 10.2, MS StreamInsight (near real time data processing)
     Good knowledge of Design Patterns, SOA, Object Oriented Design and Web Services.
  • Contact Akshay Anand

    For Internship/ Full time opportunities in Software Development.
    Phone Number: (607) 319 6660

    Feel free to email me to provide some feedback my work and to just say hello!

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