About me

Hi, I'm Manthan. You can find me online @nahtnam.

I am a full-stack developer with a strong foundation in both front-end and back-end development technologies. Proficient in TypeScript, I have experience working with popular frameworks such as React and Next.js. In my free time, I am a passionate crypto-currency enthusiast, avid gamer, and dedicated badminton player. Always seeking new challenges and opportunities to grow as a developer, I am committed to delivering high-quality work and solving complex problems.

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Work History

Core Growth Team Lead
Oct 2022 - Present
  • Managing the core growth team, demonstrating strong leadership and organizational abilities.
Senior Software Engineer
Nov 2021 - Oct 2022
  • Contributed a variety of developer UX experiences to improve efficiency and speed within the organization and marketing teams.
  • Single-handedly built the entire Mercury Meridian project using Next.js within a tight deadline.
  • Quickly developed and deployed landing pages for the Mercury Raise program on my own within a tight deadline.
Software Engineer
Mar 2020 - Nov 2021
  • As the primary frontend developer, worked with the VP of design to rebuild the company's web application using React, Typescript, Next.js, Apollo, and Django.
Software Engineer
Oct 2019 - Mar 2020
  • Streamlined firmware releases and improved efficiency and productivity by automating approvals from C-level executives to operations teams using Approval Donkey, Zapier, Active Admin, and webhooks.
  • Improved security by designing and implementing authorization systems into internal tools, and enhanced visibility of operations by further developing and improving the dashboards project using Vue and Express/Node.
Software Engineering Intern
Jun 2019 - Sept 2019
  • Led the SIM Theft Detection project, which aimed to reduce over $500,000 worth of damages by assessing over 250,000 SIM cards. Collaborated with Twilio's team to periodically check and suspend stolen SIM cards.
  • Improved the OTA update process and Juicer retrieval rates at night by working on the IoT message processing service in Ruby on Rails and updating the firmware to make scooters more visible.
Ebates/Rakuten (Innovation)
Software Engineering Intern
Jun 2018 - Sept 2018
  • Implemented a Google Cloud-hosted chat bot using Python (Sanic), DialogFlow, and React, mitigating over 80% of customer support requests.
  • Automated the update process for Google and Facebook ads with live cashback percentages, increasing advertising engagement.
UC Santa Cruz
Oct 2017 - Jun 2019
  • Bridging the gap between cryptocurrencies and distributed systems (Published).
Software Engineering Intern
Jul 2016 - Aug 2016
  • Developed live demos for investors using Node.js, MySQL, and jQuery, contributing to the successful securing of $4.1 million in Series B funding
Card for Coin
Software Engineering Intern
Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
  • Built scrapers in Scala and Selenium to efficiently launch new products and providers


University of California, Santa Cruz
B.S. Computer Science
September 2017 - March 2020 (2 years and 2 quarters)
  • Magna Cum Laude, GPA: 3.9