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United States
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sumitk

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
Industries Worked In: 
Internet, Social Networking, Mobile, NGO, Government Orgs, Media, Social Networking, HealthCare

Personal Info

Gender: 
male
Languages spoken: 
English
Hindi
Punjabi
Bio: 

My interest always lie in design and implement services and products that do solve real world problems, tools that could make life easier for people.

I have been open source software specialist and strategist for 7 years focusing majorly on the Drupal CMS, MeteorJS (since 2013), AngularJS (since 2013), Meteor-Drupal(CMS) integration, Angular-Drupal integration and Mobile App development using Titanium and Famo.us platforms.

I have build more than 20 iPhone/iPad/Android, social-networking/e-commerce/ media apps. In past I have worked with Verizon, Intel, Popcornapps, Lullabot, CommerceGuys and CivicActions building several large-scale Drupal-integrated mobile applications, including the Kickstart mobile commerce, Drupalize.Me and Do It With Drupal conference app.

I am very passionate about everything I do and try to bring the same enthusiasm to my projects. I have been a presenter at 5 DrupalCons and several DrupalCamps, advocating Drupal as a mobile application cloud-based backend. I was a Google Summer of Code student for Drupal in 2008, and is managing the whole program since after. I have also written a book about use of iPad and Teaching.

Mobile Application Developer, Senior Web Developer, Tech Lead for many large scale projects. Particularly interested in Open Source, Drupal CMS, iPhone/iPad/Android Apps, Web 2.0, Mobile Web. Always interested in Linux, Web Development, NGOs, Making this world a better place :-)

You can hire me for:

* Standalone MeteorJS (Web and Mobile) app
* AngularJS Drupal (CMS) integration
* MeteorJS Drupal (CMS) integration
* Standalone MeteorJS / Angular reactive applications
* Famo.us JS based mobile app development
* Titanium based mobile app development

Specialties: Drupal, MeteorJS, Famo.us, AngulaJS, MongoDB, Nginx, Titanium, Mobile E-commerce, Web , PHP, Linux, iPhone and Android Apps, IPTV

History

Member for
9 years 4 weeks
Documentation
Over 10 edits
Drupal Contributions: 

Organization admin (helping Chx - main admin) for Drupal.org at Google Summer of Code 2011
Presenter at DrupalCon Chicago - Developing Apps for iPhone/iPad/Android using drupal as Base System
Mentor project for drupal.org - Google Summer of Code 2010
Presenter at Drupalcon SFO
Presenter at Drupalcon Copenhagen
OAuth module - google summer of code 2009
iWebkit - mobile theme for drupal
word2web module - drupal 6 conversion
xslt_book - drupal 6 conversion
list module - to do task lists

Areas of Expertise: 
Tech lead
Developer
Site builder
Mobile App Developer
iPhone/Android Guy
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon DC 2009
DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
DrupalCon Copenhagen 2010
DrupalCon Chicago 2011
DrupalCon London 2011
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Portland 2013

Projects

Drupal Association Individual Member

sumitk helps support and grow the Drupal community with the Drupal Association.

My mentors: 

One person lists sumitk as a mentor

I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal modules
I contributed Drupal themes
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed Drupal documentation
I helped organize DrupalCon
I reviewed Project applications
I help in the Drupal support forums
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors