Rajula Vineet Reddy

open source, systems, humanity, photography

A little about me

Hey! I love programming. systems. open source. K8s. photography. binging. travelling.
I am an ambivert, philantropist & overthinker of all. Currently battling 'quarter life crisis'.
I currently live in Bangalore, India.

INTERESTS

Learning

I am quite inquisitive. I love learning & trying out new stuff.

Programming

Alongside building websites I also love to do programming. I love to program in Pharo, Python & Golang. I build cool things now and then.

Travelling

I love to travel. I have been to 3 new countries so far. I have tried amazing cuisines and met wonderful people

Systems

I love working with large complex systems. I consider myself as a good troubleshooter. Linux is ♥️.

RANDOM FACTS

I love pizza and biryani! I know. Who doesn't?

I am called by various names at various places. So, next time 'look closer' to find me

I blog here and here

"Never forget that fear is but the precursor to valour, that to strive and triumph in the face of fear, is what is means to be a hero!!" - Blinky

IN CASE YOU WANT TO GET IN TOUCH OR STALK

WORK EXPERIENCE

2019

Summer Student

Openlab Summer Student - CERNGeneva, Switzerland

Worked with 'CERN IT department' for about two months as a part of the Openlab Summer Student program. I worked on building an Openshift operator for Discourse Service. Check out my lighting talk to learn more about my work.

2018

Summer Intern

Open Mainframe Project - Linux Foundation
REMOTE

Worked with 'Open Mainframe Project' for about three months as a part of their summer internship program. I worked on deploying Kubernetes Clusters on LinuxONE servers, particularly on the supported Linux distributions like RHEL, SLES & Canonical. Check out my blog post for my experience and detailed work explanation.

2017

Student Developer

GOOGLE SUMMER OF CODEREMOTE

Worked with 'Pharo Consortium' for about three months as a part of GSoC. The project was aimed at improving the command line interface for Pharo. It includes rewriting incorrect and old implementations and development of a handler for clap-st which is a command line argument parser for Pharo. Check out my blog post for my experience and detailed work explanation.

EDUCATION HISTORY

2014-'19

Computer Science Engineering (IMTech)

International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore

I have graduated with Integrated Masters in Technology from IIITB in the summer of 2019. I was also the recipient of Institute Gold Medal for Contribution to IIITB Community life

DEVELOPMENT SKILLS

An * depicts atleast some level of expertise on the technology

Languages

  • Python
  • Go*
  • Pharo
  • C
  • C++
  • HTML*
  • CSS*
  • OCaml*

Frameworks

  • Ruby on Rails*
  • Django*

Other/Misc.

  • Linux (Ubuntu, Cent OS)
  • Docker*
  • Kubernetes*
  • Git
  • Matlab*

Editing

  • Gimp*
  • Kden Live*

AWARDS/HONORS

  • Part of the winning team of CERN Summer Student Webfest 2019 July 2019
  • One of the top 5 teams to present on stage at InOut Hackathon 2018 October 2018

  • Part of the runner-up team of Engati Botathon November 2017
  • HasGeek HackNight Winner (First Place) January 2017
  • Kandy IoT Hackathon Winner (First Prize) March 2016

TALKS/PRESENTATIONS

  • "Kubernetes on s390x" October 2018
    Presented my work on Kubernetes on s390x at the Open Source Summit Europe 2018
  • "Kubernetes Operators" February 2020
    Gave a talk on k8s operators at the CNCF Hyderabad meetup February 2020