Sid Verma

I am highly skilled at building web platforms, dev tools and automation tools. I also have an interest in community building, business development, and education.

[email protected]
Goa, India [UTC+05:30]


Web - Backend

Go, Python, Typescript, Java, PHP
A lot of my work has been writing the backend code for various kinds of services.

Web - Frontend

React, Vue.js, Canvas, Meteor.js, jQuery
I'm quite good at developing UIs using the current 'trend' in the web landscape.

Ops and Admin

AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Linux, Networks
I have been doing DevOps and sysadmin work for small to medium-sized organizations.


C++, Kotlin, Swift, Rust, SQL, Neo4J, Elastic, Embedded
Mobile development, System tools, Data storage strategies, Art projects


Research, Community & conference management, Recruitment, Budgets & estimates, Project management

Work Experience

Self-employed - Multiple projects through different clients Present

Software developer, Academic tutor Rust, C++, Go, Python, JS, Retool, SQL, React, Java

Shortform - A book summary service offering in-depth book guides Nov 2021 - Jun 2022

Senior Software Engineer Python, JS, Flask, VueJS, Retool, Ansible, SQL

Opencraft - A consultancy providing OpenEdX development services Jun 2020 - Aug 2021
Oct 2023 - Mar 2024

Senior Open Source Developer Kubernetes, Python, JS, Django, React, Ansible, SQL, Elastic

Tower Research Capital - A New York based high-frequency trading firm Sep 2017 - Mar 2019

Software Engineer Go, JS, Python, VueJS, Django, Kafka, SQL, Elastic, Neo4J

CultureAlley - Developers of Hello English, an English-learning platform Jun 2015 - Sep 2017

Software Engineer Pocketsphinx, JS, Python, C, Java, SQL, Electron, Android


Jaypee University of Engineering and Technology - B.Tech, Computer Science and Engineering 2012 – 2016