AKSHAY JINDAL
Software Engineer II
  • Name: Akshay Jindal

  • Birthday: 06 June 1994

  • Job: @WalmartLabs

  • Location: Bangalore, IN

  • Email: akshayjin@gmail.com

About Me

Hi, welcome to my webpage!

I am currently working as a part of Research and Innovation Team @WalmartLabs to explore latest technologies applicable to retail space, particularly focussed on Mixed Reality and Computer Vision. I have developed a strong background in C++, Java, OpenGL, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Deep Learning.

I graduated from the 5-year Integrated M.Tech. programme in Information Technology at the International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore in 2018.

My Research Interests

Computer Graphics

Geometry Processing; Physics simulation; Rendering

AI and Analytics

Deep Learning; Adverserial training; Multi-agent systems

Computer Vision

Image-based rendering; in-painting; image segmentation

Visualization

Virtual reality; Augmented Reality; Visual analytics

Resume

  • Working History

  • Software Engineer II — @WalmartLabs, IN

    Aug 2017 - Present

    Developed and integrated an Augmented Reality product visualization feature with the existing Sam’s club iOS App, and a backend capable of serving millions of 3D models.

    Presently working on a Diminished Reality solution.

  • Engineering Intern — @WalmartLabs, IN

    Jan 2017 - Aug 2017

    Developed a help center web application for Sam’s Club using AngularJS as frontend and Java Spring/Cassandra as backend.

    Developed a VR shopping experience deployable on all major VR headsets and travelled to USA to showcase it to Walmart’s senior leadership.

  • Intern (Mobile Apps) - Hilti, Malaysia

    May 2016 - July 2016

    Developed an intelligent chatbot for handling all company’s products and services related queries with support for computer vision. Responsibilities included Facebook and Google APIs integration, build system management and cloud deployment.

  • Intern (Parallel Systems) - Siemens Tech. IN

    May 2015 - July 2015

    Worked on the scalability of one of their binary instrumentation tool. Responsibilities included performance evaluation, bottlenecks identification and program optimisation.

  • Education History

  • International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore

    July 2012 - July 2017

    Integrated Masters of Technology

    CGPA: 3.5/4

  • Aklank Public School, Kota

    July 2010 - July 2012

    Senior Secondary

    Board: Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi

    Percentage: 87%

  • St. Paul’s Sr. Sec. School, Udaipur

    July 1998 - July 2010

    Secondary

    Board: Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi

    CGPA: 9.4/10

Certifications

Tools Skills

  • Unity 3D

  • OpenGL

  • Tensorflow

  • Qt

Code Skills

  • Java

  • Python

  • C#

  • C++

Language Skills

  • English

  • Hindi

  • German

Portfolio

All
Computer Graphics
Computer Vision
Artificial Intelligence
Visualization

Publications

    Contour Extraction in Buildings in Airborne LiDAR Point Clouds Using Multi-scale Local Geometric Descriptors and Visual Analytics
    J. Sreevalsan-Nair, A. Jindal, and B. Kumari. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (2018). (www)
    Using Gradients and Tensor Voting in 3D Local Geometric Descriptors for Feature Detection in Airborne LiDAR Point Clouds in Urban Regions
    J.Sreevalsan-Nair, and A. Jindal. in the Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, July 2017. (www)
    Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation of Mosquito-Borne Disease Transmissions
    Akshay Jindal and Shrisha Rao. In Proceedings of the 16th Conference on Autonomous Agents and MultiAgent Systems (AAMAS '17). (www)

Invited Talks

Awards & Honors

  • Competitions

  • Runner-up of Walmart Hackday

    Feb 2018
  • Runner-up of MakeMyTrip Hackathon

    Dec 2016
  • Winner of DigitalOcean Cloud Hack

    Oct 2016
  • Finalist, DreamWorks Animation Challenge

    Sep 2016
  • Second Runner-up of HackforIndia: The Appfest 2016

    May 2016

    A 12 City Wide Hackathon across India.

  • Runner-up of Steer Quest

    Apr 2016

    Animation/ VFX/ Gaming Hackathon.

  • Finalist in IndiaHacks Travel and Transport

    Mar 2016

    India’s largest Hackathon.

  • Winner of The 2016 Hilti Mobile App Competition

    Feb 2016

    An International Hackathon by Hilti Asia IT Services.

  • Second Runner-up of Applift Datathon

    July 2015

    A data analytics hackathon by Applift India.

  • Winner of HackIndia (Bluemix category)

    July 2015
  • Winner of Hackathon - Code the future

    July 2015

    National Hackathon by AceHacker and Wipro Digital.

  • Winner of Informatica Codathon

    July 2014

    A national coding competition organised by Informatica.

  • Scholarships

  • Travel grant from Google India, 2017.

    March 2017
  • ACM-India/IARCS Travel Grant

    March 2017
  • Google-TATA-Udacity Android Nanodegree Scholarship

    Jan 2016