Amitava Ghosh

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Amitava Ghosh


A multi-skilled java developer and technical architect with comprehensive experience of designing, developing and deploying architectures and infrastructure for software applications and full life cycle experience in a java based environment, along with exceptional analytical, design and problem-solving capabilities. Possessing a proven ability to lead project team to successfully deliver agreed upon solutions of the highest quality, often in complex and challenging customer environments.

Senior Developer & Architect (JAN 2010 till Date)
Providing technical advice and consultancy to clients and management on matters of technical architecture infrastructure developments, including their feasibility and final execution of project. Worked as an integral part with the business teams for the analysis of the functional components for building the solution.
  • Producing coherent technical proposals that meets the customer requirements.
  • Designing and specifying scalable software systems.
  • Debugging, reuse, source code management strategies and release management.
  • Mentoring and guiding less experienced consultants.
  • Meeting clients face to face.
  • Building relationships with clients, technical teams and external contractors.
  • Managing development of documentation to meet client expectations.
  • Architecting and designing software solutions for various problem types.
  • Working on high volume transactional systems including Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Implementing complex features.
  • Scalability and performance improvement of application.
Software Developer (Dec 2006 till Dec 2010)
Working with other developers to build technical solutions & complete projects to budgetary and quality requirements. Also involved in requirements gathering, demonstrating software prototypes, technical sales presentations, customer training.
  • Strong core Java development experience.
  • Ability to develop creative solutions for complex problems.
  • Solid understanding of Tomcat, Apache servers.
  • Worked on UNIX environment as Sys Admin.
  • Extensive knowledge of JDBC / ORM Tools and relational & non-relational databases.
  • Excellent team worker with strong coaching and mentoring skills.
  • Web development: HTML, CSS, Javascript, JSP, Tiles.
  • Database: MySQL, MarkLogic.
  • Software development: Java: J2EE; JavaScript, XSL.
  • Experience with application servers and containers as well as developing and integrating web services.

  • iPAD, Tablet and Offline content packaging for delivering content into multiple channels and devices and apps.
  • Video encoding for different channels. (iPAD, iPhone, Smart Phones etc)
  • Content Delivery Network (CDN) for big file delivery.
  • Edge computing for faster processing at edge server.
  • Open source chat, forum and blogging tool integration with web application.
  • Image processing and knowledge of image variants for rendering into different devices.
  • Learning Management System (LMS) tool integration from web application using QTI and LTI packages, remote data sharing and native data creation (e.g. blackboard, moodle, sakai etc.). Created infrastructure and tools for common open standard LMS integrations like common cartridge 1.0/1.1 etc.
  • In depth knowledge of Web Content Management System (WMCS) and experience designing and implementing Custom WCMS for online publishing customer that enables multi-channel content publishing capability for mobile, ipad, iphone, print PDF etc.
  • Good in-depth knowledge of Front End/UX designing.
  • Ecommerce application designing and development with 3rd party Hosted Payment Page (HPP) integration (, CRESecure). Implementation of custom reporting system to provide value added and customizable reporting data.
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for achieving the high rank in the search engines like google, bing, yahoo etc. Experience in page structuring, UI handling and page designing, key-word mapping, sitemap xml creation and link value evaluation.
  • Designing and developing high scalable website, with short response time with open source tools such as Memcached.
  • Accessibility knowledge to make web applications able to be delivered for the disables, visually impaired target audience (WCAG and Section 508 knowledge)
  • Worked on the System Administration and setup for creating big robust online web application. Complex encryption and decryption algorithm and architecture for securing data in iPAD and desktop based applications.
  • Complex business workflow implementation and managing data flow from one business model to another.
  • Performance enhancement and tuning using Cassandra and memcached.
  • Capable of handling Agile methodology with shorter sprints and quick iterative cycles.
  • Solution approach preparation and execution for Scalability and concurrency improvement for various clients.
  • Analytics integration to a web application e.g. Google Web Analytics setup and reporting.
  • Integration of Ad Sense products (e.g. Google AdSense), Webmaster Tools (such as Google/Bing Webmaster tools) for continuous analysis of the web application and availability of data in search result.


Oracle 8i, MS Access, MS SQL Server 2000/2005, MySQL5.5, Apache Cassandra

Operating Systems
WIN XP/7, WIN 2003 Server, UNIX, Mac OSx

Programming Languages and Technology
JAVA, J2EE, JAVA Script, JSP, HTML, DHTML, CSS, JSTL, Tiles, XML, XSL, XSL-FO, AJAX, Struts, Hibernet, Spring, X-Path, X-Query, Groovy.

Tools and Open Source Products
MS Office, Eclipse, SourceTree, MySQL Query Browser, LDAP Browser, Memcached, Lucene, Solar, MarkLogic, Akamai CDN/Netstorage, Amason AWS (S3), Device Atlas,, IP2location, Ejabberd, ImageMagic, LMS tools Blackboard, moodle etc, Wordpress, Alfresco,, CRESecure, RenderX, Google Analytics, SonarQube, Newrelic, Apache ANT, Google’s double click ad server integration, RESTFul web service, jQuery, JSON, JIRA.

Source Control Tools
MS VSS, SVN, Mercurial, BitBucket, GIT

Apache Tomcat, Apache HTTP.

Business Domain
Digital content Publishing and WCMS.​


Bachelor in Technology (B. Tech) in Information Technology (2002 - 2006)
Government College of Engineering & Textile Technology, Serampore (GCETTS), West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT)
DGPA 8.45

Higher Secondary (HS, 10+2) in Science as Major (2000 - 2002)
Percentage(%) 79.8

Madhyamik (10th) in 2000
Percentage(%) 80.38​

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 – Implementation and Maintenance (070-431) on 28th June 2008.

Phone #     +91 983 155 4363
LinkedIn Profile
Hobby     Photography (
Web Site Development     Spicy World (
Other Links     Photos @ National Geographic
Current Location     Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

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