Advisory Board Member @ Rutgers University Advise on industry trends in Big Data and help steer the Big Data certificate program. VP Engineering @ Zenreach Zenreach (Series C; $94M raised) is an automated marketing platform for brick-and-mortar businesses that has built attribution technology to close the loop between online advertising and offline sales. We're backed by Founders...
Advisory Board Member @ Rutgers University Advise on industry trends in Big Data and help steer the Big Data certificate program. VP Engineering @ Zenreach Zenreach (Series C; $94M raised) is an automated marketing platform for brick-and-mortar businesses that has built attribution technology to close the loop between online advertising and offline sales. We're backed by Founders Fund (Peter Thiel), 8VC (Joe Lonsdale), First Round, Bain Capital, Maverick & SV Angel. Responsible for product engineering, devops, data, security, overall architecture, technology roadmap & R&D opex/ capex. From May 2017 to July 2019 (2 years 3 months) San Francisco, CaliforniaEngineering Leadership @ Narvar Heading all global engineering teams (product, data, quality, security, devops, SRE & implementation engineering)- Distributed teams across North America and India San Francisco Bay AreaEngineering Leadership (SalesforceIQ) @ Salesforce Formerly, RelateIQ - Acquired by Salesforce.com in 2014 for ~$400M. Was rebranded to SalesforceIQ at Dreamforce, 2015.I was an early engineer at RelateIQ, and led platform scaling efforts after acquisition – wherein we grew the company by 5x (~250 employees), customer base by >30x in ~2 years. During my tenure, I helped scale the company across all the dimensions of people, process & products and my responsibilities grew along with the company into senior engineering leadership role. I headed SalesforceIQ CRM product engineering efforts during last few months of my tenure.SalesforceIQ is now called Salesforce Essentials and underlying data platform is part of Salesforce Einstein. From July 2014 to May 2017 (2 years 11 months) Palo Alto, CAEngineering Leadership @ SalesforceIQ (Formerly RelateIQ - Acquired by Salesforce.com in 2014 for ~$400M)Data Products + Data Infrastructure + Scaling From July 2014 to February 2017 (2 years 8 months) Palo Alto, CaliforniaSenior Software Engineer (Team Lead) @ Nextag Worked on all aspects of catalog taxonomy and classification. 1. Created complex rule-based system/state-machine to aide in bulk migration of taxonomy. 2. Worked on a realtime data system to provide classification as a service.Worked on improving image experience (quality/ content/ delivery) across our catalog. 1. Scaled our legacy image processing systems to ~2X throughput with same resources (used RabbitMQ for the queue-ing system). 2. Created a system to run experiments and gather image features that correlated with higher interaction. 3. Created a prototype system to find watermarks on images.Platform/ Architecture improvements. 1. Migration of Catalog from Oracle to Hbase. 2. Introduced and evangelized micro-services architecture. 3. Introduced and evangelized Monitoring. (Graphite + StatsD) 4. Batch/ MR jobs (Spring-batch, Hadoop). 5. Event Driven near-Realtime Pipelines (Kafka + Storm).Designed & Implemented a system for near real time syndication of our catalog to Facebook. 1. Created a robust/ fault-tolerant distributed system/ pipeline for realtime events (100s of millions of catalog-feed deltas/ day) from Oracle To Hbase To Facebook (Technologies used: Hadoop + Kafka + Storm + Jetty + Zookeeper + Oracle-AQ + Graphite).Worked on Internationalization of Catalog.Worked on an Experimentation Framework.Competitive Analysis of Retargeting Space. Implemented Behavioral retargeting services to provide better marketing to merchants.Wrote multiple data access apis and map-reduce jobs for ETLDeveloped a personalization algorithm for Travel vertical to provide more relevant & personalized results.Worked on a travel merchant dashboard for realtime bidding and marketing From June 2011 to July 2014 (3 years 2 months) San Francisco Bay AreaSoftware Engineer @ Orbitz Worldwide • Wrote the system that manages Air Fulfillment, Cancellations & Exchanges.• Wrote the system that manages TSA information.• Did a ton of rewrite & refactoring to optimize for performance and increase maintainability.• Served as Scrum Master for multiple iterations. From January 2009 to June 2011 (2 years 6 months) Greater Chicago AreaSoftware Engineer @ Infogroup From 2008 to 2008 (less than a year) Greater Omaha AreaBusiness Risk Analyst @ Ernst & Young From 2007 to 2007 (less than a year) Software Engineer @ Idea Cellular Ltd From 2007 to 2007 (less than a year)
Advisory Board Member
May 2017 to July 2019
San Francisco, California
San Francisco Bay Area
Engineering Leadership (SalesforceIQ)
July 2014 to May 2017
Palo Alto, CA
July 2014 to February 2017
Palo Alto, California
Senior Software Engineer (Team Lead)
June 2011 to July 2014
San Francisco Bay Area
January 2009 to June 2011
Greater Chicago Area
2008 to 2008
Greater Omaha Area
Ernst & Young
Business Risk Analyst
2007 to 2007
Idea Cellular Ltd
2007 to 2007
What company does Ankush Goyal work for?
Ankush Goyal works for Rutgers University
What is Ankush Goyal's role at Rutgers University?
Ankush Goyal is Advisory Board Member
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Ankush Goyal works in the Computer Software industry.
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