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ROHIT SINGH

114, Pocket H-17, Sector 7
Rohini, New Delhi 110085 INDIA
E-Mail: Rohit.Singh@ieee.org
Tel: (91)-11-7046202

 
Objective Seeking a position that would provide challenging opportunities in the software-engineering field to utilize my strong analytical, computer and communication skills.
Education Bachelors of Architecture (Honors) ( July 1994 -May 1999)

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India GPA: 8.51/10.0 (Rank: 2/10)

Recipient of Jagadis Bose National Science Talent Search Scholarship

Recipient of Best Thesis Award and Kabre Memorial Award for Excellence in CAD.

Experience

June’99-Present
 
 
 
 

 

Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi, India

Assistant Systems Engineer

Project: Device driver development and test, validation and sustenance of Red Hat Linux 6.1 on Dell PowerEdge computers (Client: Dell Computers)

  • Design, development and testing of multi-threaded PERC2/CS device drivers for Dell PowerEdge (2300/43X0/63X0) platforms using C in Red Hat Linux 6.1
  • Creating system test plan and writing test scripts in Tcl/Tk for testing device driver. 
  • System testing of "process management" in Red Hat Linux 6.1 on Dell PowerEdge platform by writing test scripts in Tcl/Tk and C.
  • Implementation of web-based defect logging, testing and approval system (to be put up on Dell website) using HTML, DHTML and Java.
  • Unix network programming in C: wrote multi-process and multi-threaded clients and servers employing TCP/IP, datagram and Unix socket protocols.
Project: Resource Utilisation System 

Team Leader (Team size: 4 members)

Wrote distributed client server (multi-process) software in C to monitor resource utilisation. It involved filling up timesheets by employees, approval by IT Manager, task and time allocation by Project leader, and report-generation based on criteria specified by user. The software utilized the ncurses library of C to give it a user-friendly and interactive interface.

Oct’99 - Present Tangent Software, Mumbai, India

Web-based Software Consultant 

Implementing web based repository of architectural data using XML and Java where architects, building material suppliers and contractors can receive and upload information (using TAD)

May’98-Nov’98 Jasbir Sawhney and Associates, New Delhi, India

Trainee Architect

  • Wrote AutoLISP routines to speed up and automate AutoCAD.
  • CAD modeling (both 3D and 2D) using AutoCAD R14, rendering stills and walkthroughs using 3Dstudio-4 and 3Dstudio Max
  • Handled Architecture Projects: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Calcutta; IGNCA, New Delhi (Design Development and Computer Presentation Drawings using AutoCAD R14 and 3D Studio)
July’97-May’99 Dept. of Architecture and Planning, 

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

Webmaster and System Administrator

  • Designed, developed and maintained the web site of the Department using HTML, JavaScript and Java. Installed and maintained the department web server.
  • Was the System Administrator of HP9000-712 (Web and Mail server of my department.)
May’98-Oct’98 Tangent Software, Mumbai, India

Team Leader

  • Formed and led a team of engineering students who tested "The Architects Desktop"(a CAD Software) developed by Tangent Software, Mumbai.
  • Developed sample CAD models in TAD, and rendered them in POVRay. (The samples were included with the software)
Relevant Courses
  • Introduction to Computing (Numerical Analysis and programming in Fortran and C)
  • Computing Laboratory
  • Programming Languages (C and Java programming)
  • Computer Aided Design in Architecture(Graphics using C++)
Computer Skills
  • Languages: Extensive programming experience in C, Java, C++, GTK(X11 programming), Fortran77, Pascal, HTML, AutoLISP
  • Operating Systems: Red Hat Linux 6.0, HP-UX 9.3, Windows NT4 ,Windows-98, MS-DOS
  • Extensive use of AutoCAD (Release 14) for drafting and designing purposes, and proficiency in using 3D-Studio for Architectural Spatial Modelling, creating walk-throughs. 
  • Packages: Corel Draw 6.0, Adobe Photoshop, MS Office, Symantec Visual Café
Applications developed: 
  • "Super Telnet"- A Telnet client in Java, which can connect outside a firewall, using HTTP protocol.
  • "Chop-Stick" - An application in Java to split and join large files.
Papers Published
  • "Internet GIS and Privacy", Geo Info Systems, a leading magazine that covers applications and trends in GIS and related spatial technologies(accepted for publication)
  • "Virtual Reality in Architecture", Sthapati ‘99 (Dept. of Architecture and Planning, IIT Kharagpur, in-house publication)
Affiliations
  • Member of The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE)
  • Member of Council of Architecture, India
Awards and Scholarships
  • BEST THESIS AWARD by Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • KABRE MEMORIAL AWARD by Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur for topping the COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN course.
  • JAGADIS BOSE NATIONAL SCIENCE TALENT SEARCH (JBNSTS) Scholarship for the whole undergraduate course period. 
  • Certificate of Excellence for being identified as a DISTINGUISHED CHILD IN THE COUNTRY POSSESSING EXTRAORDINARY TALENT by Children's Education Trust of India
  • Given the title of 'THINK CAP' by Erehwoh Thinking Program
  • Marians Old Students Association (MOSA) Shield for being the Topper in High school in Science Stream.
Activities
  • General Secretary of the Department of Architecture and Planning, IIT Kharagpur (1994-95)
  • Represented my Institute in National Conference on Vastu Shastara, held at Chennai (1996)
  • Represented Delhi at National Karate Championship held at Agra, (1992)