Pankaj Panigrahi



Engineer @ Google

I have experience in development of distributed cloud based applications in product startups and enterprise applications for Top Tech companies. When I am not coding, or hunting that annoying production bug, you can find me creating and publishing tech articles to share my knowledge with fellow engineers.

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  • City: Hyderabad, India
  • Degree: Bachelors, Computer Science
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Java 80%
JavaScript 90%
HTML & CSS 90%
DSA & Problem Solving90%
Database & Queues 80%
Cloud Infra 75%



Pankaj Panigrahi

Senior Software Engineer with 8+ years of experience spanning development of distributed cloud based applications in product startups and enterprise applications for Fortune 100 companies. I have worked with a diverse set of technologies and frameworks ranging from Oracle Technologies, Java, Node.js, React, SQL & NoSQL databases, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Redis, ElasticSearch. I have in-depth experience and proficiency in designing and managing cloud based infrastructures in AWS and IBM Cloud. I have experience of working with and leading multicultural teams and have been successfully managing a geographically distributed team of engineers.

Active contributor to the tech community, published numerous articles on open source technologies in platforms like Medium. My technical blogs on Elasticsearch using Node.js were featured on Medium’s curated list of recommended articles.

  • Hyderabad, India


Bachelor in Tenchology, Computer Science

2009 - 2013

College of Engineering & Technology, Bhubaneswar

Higher Secondary, Science

2007 - 2009

F.M. Junior College, Balasore

Professional Experience

Senior Software Engineer @ Google

April 2022 - Present

Hyderabad, India

  • Building Backup and Disaster Recovery Service in Google Cloud Storage Platform

Senior Software Engineer @ Servicenow

Feb 2020 - Feb 2022

Hyderabad, India

  • Lead seismic development in ITBM team, actively participating in the architecture, api design and development lifecycle of the components.

Senior Software Developer @ Dentira

Jan 2018 - Jan 2020

Hyderabad, India

  • Built a price aggregator platform for the US Dental Market with custom user pricing
  • As one of the Founding Engineers, I was responsible for ideation, design, development of multiple modules from scratch.

Full Stack Developer @ Zippr

Sept 2016 - Jan 2018

Hyderabad, India

  • I built a tradezone management system which was used by partners like Dominos and Pizzahut. This was responsible for routing orders to relevant partner stores based on user's location

Application Developer @ Oracle

Nov 2015 - Sep 2016

Hyderabad, India

  • Fusion MiddleWare Developer in Account Payables, Oracle Fusion Financials

Other Interests

I indulge in myriad of things. I am someone who loves to drive, watch sports/movies, binge cat videos, learn different investment startegies, share cringey videos 😛. Some of the things I do which might interest/benefit you.

Tech Blogging

I write blogs on interview preparation, tech how-tos, system design etc

Mentorship & Mock Interview

I help people in career growth by mentoring them and also give them startegies and tips to clear big tech interviews

Youtube Videos

I make youtube videos on Coding, Cars, Gadgets etc


Sandeep Vajjiparti

Sr. Principal Product Manager @ Servicenow

Pankaj is that right combination of smartness and a sense of humour. He is a self-starter and analyses the problem well and comes up with a holistic solution. I really enjoy his thought process around building longterm sustainable and scalable solutions. He is someone whom we can rely on getting the job done and more. He brings his best to the work and makes it a fun place to be. His passion towards new technologies and market trends is very inspiring. He is always willing to share his learnings and makes the work a very collaborative experience.

Moyukh Bera

VP of Engineering @ Dentira

Pankaj played an instrumental role in design and development of multiple modules at Dentira. He is one of the most well-rounded Software Engineers I have come across with a perfect blend of technical prowess and managerial acumen. A great team player, a pragmatic developer and a fun person to work with. He will be an asset to any team he joins.

Niranjan Seelam

COO & Co-founder @ Zippr

Pankaj has been an invaluable addition to ZIPPR. A thorough team player and a very solid techy. Challenging timelines and unproven technologies are two things he was always subjected to. Very happy and proud to say that he always he came out with flying colors. Very happy to have worked along with him. All the very best man.

Debananda Jena

Oracle Cloud Integration Lead @ Oracle

Pankaj makes things happen. I would like to express my satisfaction with the excellent job done by him in multiple technologies. He has incredible energy and passion to learn new technology