Darshan Baral


AJ Danelz

Software engineer, Designer and Architect

I am a full stack engineer with a passion for great application design and implementation. I believe that is accomplished by not only diligent design and programming, but also a strong focus on DevOps and collaboration. I hope to continue my career by joining a software engineering company and contributing to the success of that company by being a strong proponent of these ideals.


B.S. in Computer Science
Southern Wesleyan University
Cum Laude, 2012


Eagle Scout with the Silver Palm
Orchestrated and participated in many leadership programs and service projects
Research article: Path Planning using Dijkstra and Lightning Enhancement
Researched enhancements to Dijkstra's Algorithm that enables path planning based on a height map.



Head of Developer Relations
Jan 2022 - Present
I am a leading the DevRel team. We build and foster the community of developers around the Open Source and SAAS projects at WSO2.
Lead Solutions Engineer
Feb 2021 - Jan 2022
I am a technical sales rep that works with customers to solve their problems with WSO2 products.
Sr. Full Stack Developer
Feb 2020 - Feb 2021
BMW: Apps and Services
A senior member on a team to build a system to provide electric car drivers a smart way to charge their vehicle bmwchargeforward.com. This connected many internal BMW systems but also interfaced with Power companies for up-to-date energy data. Integrated with top vehicle Manufacturers and Utility companies to build a system for getting electrical grid data.
Sr. Enterprise Application Engineer
2018 - Feb 2020
AFS Logistics
I worked as a lead engineer on a team building a new Transportation Management System from the ground up using a microservice architecture. Spring Boot, gRPC, Protobuf, Kafka, Elastic Search, Vue.js, PostgreSQL, Docker, Kubernetes, Helm.
Full Stack Mentor
2018 - 2020
Thinkful Inc
I work one on one with students participating in the program. My main goal is to help overcome hurdles and provide more depth to the program where needed based on my work experience.
Enterprise Application Engineer
2012 - 2018
I maintained legacy applications, worked on improvements and new features of existing products, and architected new applications.



Java, Spring Boot
Front End, Vue, React
RabbitMQ, WebSockets
Git, Devops
Docker, Kubernetes, Helm
Kafka, Protobuf
PostgreSQL, Hibernate, Elastic Search