Tilakraj Rao B

+91 8880227022 - me@thilak.in

Front-end developer with more than seven years experience building user friendly web applications. Flexible in working environments having exclusively worked for early stage startups. Currently seeking challenging opportunities to push the web forward.


Senior UI Development Engineer

Finovera / Dec 2015 - Present

Responsible for building and maintaining large scale client-side app built using Angular and Kendo UI. Migrated the entire front-end architecture of Finovera's internal reporting tool to Angular2, and currently in the process of cleaning up the customer facing web application using Angular2, TypeScript and Kendo UI.

UX Development Engineer

Vaycayhero / April 2015 - Dec 2015

VaycayHero was an early stage, Y-Combinator backed vacation rental service, I was responsible for building and maintaining the public facing website powered by a Java backend. I was working closely with designers and marketing teams to improve growth by optimising our conversion funnel, and tightly integrating MixPanel to better understand customer behaviour . Migrated the checkout page from jQuery to Angular. Introduced modern front-end workflow using Grunt for automation.

UI Developer

Finovera / April 2012 - April 2015

Finovera was an early stage product that helps people manage their personal finances. I worked as a early member of the team building Chrome plugin that automatically, and securely logs you into your bank accounts. I was also responsible for building and maintaining Ext JS based web application and Cordova based Hybrid mobile application.

Web Developer

Freelance / 2009-2012

I started my career building WordPress, Drupal themes for small business and web development agencies as a freelance consultant back in High School. I was forever fascinated by the possibilities of the web. I found myself at the cusp of the transition from traditional apps to cloud based apps


MOOC Credits

Open Source Contributions: github.com/xthilakx
Stackoverflow: stackoverflow.com/users/1113260/thilak-rao