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I'm Raj Porwal

Full Stack JavaScript Developer UX Designer and Strategist

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I am a motivated software engineer with deep interests in Full Stack JavaScript Development and, UX Design and Strategy. I am a graduate student at University of Southern California majoring in Computer Science and expecting to graduate in December 2017. I work as a Full Stack Engineering Intern at Supplyframe, Pasadena, CA and looking for full time opportunities for December 2017.

Skills and Technologies

Web Technologies: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript (ES5/ES6), jQuery, Bootstrap 3, SASS, LESS, XML, AJAX, JSON

JavaScript Frameworks & Libraries: NodeJS, Express.js, React JS, Redux, Angular 1.x, Passport.js, Nightwatch.js

Programming Languages: Java, PHP

Databases: MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis

Miscellaneous: Google App Engine, WordPress, Drupal 8, Justinmind, Balsamiq


Work Experience

Full Stack Engineering Intern

May 2017 - Present



• Contributing client side and server side JavaScript development for Hackaday.io – world's largest collaborative hardware development community

• Reduced page load time by 3.8 seconds on an average for Hackaday.io’s events page by optimizing database schema

• Added features such as local time zone conversion, add to calendar, pagination and sort filters for events

• Perform end to end testing using Nightwatch.js and fix bugs on Hackaday.io


• Designed and developed a URL Shortener from scratch using NodeJS, Express.js and PostgreSQL on the server

• Performed user authentication and authorization using Passport.js

• Utilized server side rendering for populating the views

• Added analytics for the shortened URL such as total clicks and referrers

• The major technologies used are NodeJS, Express.js, Angular 1.x, React JS, MYSQL and Redis

Web Developer

August 2016 - May 2017

Office of Provost, University of Southern California

• Contributed to design, development and deployment of various websites for USC - USC Band (www.uscband.usc.edu), Graduate Student Government (www.gsg.usc.edu) and Office of the Vice Provost (www.vpafa.usc.edu)

• The technologies used were HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Bootstrap 3 and WordPress


Master Degree

January 2016 - Present

University of Southern California, USA (GPA - 3.45/4)

Relevant Coursework: Web Technologies, User Experience Design and Strategy, Analysis of Algorithm, Information Retrieval and Web Search Engines, Database Systems, Database Interoperability

Bachelor Degree

July 2011 - July 2015

R.G.P.V, Bhopal, India (GPA - 8.32/10)


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Where to find me

2353, Portland Street
Los Angeles, CA
90007 US

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Mobile: (213)808-7518