Android In Emerging Markets

GDG Kathmandu
Sat, Jun 29, 2019, 12:30 PM (GMT+5:45)

About this event

Discussions and technical sessions on optimizing apps for emerging markets.


Dikshya Gohyal

She did her bachelors in NIT TRichy and then worked in a financial firm, Goldman Sachs for two years, writing medium frequency trading algorithms. She then worked in a startup ClearTax, where she realized that a startup is a different world altogether, with fast moving pieces, with urgency overpowering quality.

She then came to United States for her masters. Always wanting to learn more and curious about how the other side of world operated, she did my masters in Computer Science from North Carolina State University. Struggling with the hassle of the new world, trying to get acquainted to the new place, looking for the job, she finally landed a job at Google.
At Google, she worked as a SWE in photos in Eng Prod - Engineering productivity, working on creating frameworks for engineering excellence. Realizing her love for product development and love for NBU markets, after a year she moved to an org called NBU building apps for emerging markets. She is an android developer in team Curator, working on Android Application - Files By Google. The team provides her with everything she needs to eventually start my own company here in Nepal. The team is small, has a startup culture, they have research trips in different parts of the world and of course she is getting technically strong in Android.