Prateek Pardeshi

Final year student at SRM Chennai, Linux Foundation Scholarship Recipient


SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, India

Bachelor of Technology - Computer Science and Engineering; GPA: 9.0/10

Jul 2018 - May 2022


Open Source Fellow '21

HackIllinois Fellowship | Feb 2021 - Mar 2021

Contributed to the LLVM Project, Outstanding contributor to the LLVM Project ( Refactored the functions from Integer Set Library (ISL) to take C++ wrapper. Improved the reference counter used for memory management by using C++ with RAII.

Engineering Intern

RISE Summer Program (Sponsored by Facebook) | Jun 2020 - Sep 2020

Led a team of three international students, achieved MVP and launched it on Project Showcase Day. Coordinated with Project Managers on project scope and development timelines (backend and database). Architected, designed and implemented the backend of the app using Node.js, Express, and MongoDB.

Mobile Application Developer Intern

Mxpertz | Dec 2019 - Jan 2020

Developed a cross-platform mobile application using React Native and Firebase. Worked closely with the design team and contributed 2000+ lines of code. Integrated the following features in the app : OAuth, searching, and barcode scanning.


My Travel History

Personal Project

Developed a full-stack web application using Node.js and Express serving a REST API with React as the frontend.Integrated Mapbox API with the app to show and save travel locations.Rate and Review a particular location. Tech Stack: React, ExpressJs, NodeJs, MongoDB, Mapbox API

Marg Darshan App

Group Project (HackChennai)

Connected students with mentors having expertise relevant to students’ interests.Worked mainly on Server side of app and built during HackChennai Hackathon.Added the following features in the app : searching, SMS texting, chat, video call, and OAuth (using JWT)

Technical Skills


C/C++JavaScriptSQLReactJsReact NativeReduxNode.jsExpressJsGitMercurialAWSGCP

Operating Systems

WindowsLinux (debian)




Agile (Kanban, Scrum)
Distributed Systems
Relational Databases
Object-Oriented Design


Hackathons :

Secured 6th position at HackChennai out of 1800+ students.
Won (Rank 1) Techknow Hackathon, SRMIST out of 70+ students.
Top 10 in HackBout Hackathon(Bangalore) out of 150+ students.

Programming :

Completed 100DaysOfCode, solved DSA problems
Rank 1 at Codechef Contest - Code Starter by JSSATEN chapter
CodeChef maximum rating is 1536.

Other :

Outstanding contributor at Hackillinois Fellowship, won $100 USD prize
Received Linux Foundation Scholarship of $675 USD for Kubernetes Developer Certification and Training.