Hey, I'm Riyaz,

a Father, Fitness Enthusiast, Programmer

I like learning stuff & solving complex problems. I spend my leisure time going on long rides & watching movies.

Fluent in Java (Android). I also have work experience in PHP Javascript iOS and I've also built apps with React Native.

Swiggy - SDE-2

May 2017 — Present

Vendor Android & iOS Apps: The app serves as a bridge between restaurants and Swiggy end users for ordering. This ensures that everything runs on technology, making it simpler than ever before to manage a takeaway business.

Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=in.swiggy.partnerapp iOS: https://apps.apple.com/in/app/swiggy-owner/id1209732136

  • Introduced FCM to make order relays instant. Which increased relay of orders to vendors within 30 seconds from <70% to 96%
  • Contributed to increase app stability from <80% to ~99% Crash free.
  • Rebuilt the app from scratch in React Native.
  • Revamped order relay & presentation to scale capacity of processing orders from <60 to ~1000 on low end devices
  • Did CI/CD integration using Jenkins and enabled Slack's slash commands to make builds on the go.
  • Connected SonarQube Scanner with Jenkins to keep the quality gate checked
  • Built and owned NewRelic dashboards to monitor and track Tech, Network, Growth & Performance metrics

Android React Native Firebase Fabric & Crashlyitcs Google Analytics Google Tag Manager Branch.io Microsoft CodePush Jenkins Slack's Slash commands NewRelic SonarQube Scanner

NoBroker - Senior Android Developer

August 2015 — April 2017

Provides verified properties with 100% guarantee that you don't end up talking to a broker.


  • Joined as 2nd member of the Android team, revamped & re-built the Android app.
  • Increased the crash free user base from 86% to 99.3% with the help of Fabric integration.
  • Built generic push notification framework with FCM, which can be configured at server level to send across any type of payload.
  • Built realtime feature control with the help of FireBase Remote Config.
  • Analysed & cut down app size from 16.3MB to 8.7MB.
  • Built custom UI component like Rent-meter for Android app & ported the same onto HTML5 canvas to draw on mobile & desktop websites.
  • Helped automate the process of lead generation & user verification by reverse engineering famous apps in the market.

Android Javascript Firebase Fabric & Crashlyitcs Google Analytics AWS S3 SDK Google Places SDK Google Maps SDK

Airfye - Senior Associate

March 2014 — July 2015

A simple plug-n-play device that lets you control your home from any part of the world, through your smartphone.


  • Only member of mobility team.
  • Bootstrapped, designed & developed customer facing Android app & hardware production testing app.
  • Bootstrapped iOS app and built first module to communicate between app & hardware chip over TCP/IP
  • Commnication over Bluetooth, TCP/IP & over Web Services using MessagePack integration.

Android IoT Network Communication protocols MessagePack Google Analytics

Eduora - Full Stack + Android Developer

April 2013 — February 2014

Mobile-first academic collaboration platform.

  • Only engineer in the Company.
  • Re-built Android application from PhoneGap to native Android app.
  • Revamped & re-built web application from CodeIgniter to Yii.
  • Developed Web APIs for mobile platforms.
  • Contibuted to PhoneGap https://github.com/apache/cordova-plugin-camera/pull/12

Android HTML CSS Javascript PHP(Yii) MongoDB MySql PhoneGap Microsoft Azure AWS(EC2, S3)

in.ti.ti - Full Stack + Android Developer

April 2011 — March 2013

A services based startup focused on Android, PHP & Ruby on Rails.

Android HTML CSS Javascript PHP(CodeIgniter) MySql