Srini Karlekar is a Director of Software Engineering at Capital One. As a Distinguished Engineer, he is passionate about employing Serverless Computing, Containerization and event-driven microservices to transform the back-end of finance to build highly-scalable and resilient cloud-native applications on public cloud.
Prior to this, he was helping to redefine public-sector grants management using Smart Contracts and Digital Identity systems, modernizing medical claims processing by building NLP pipelines to ingest medicare/Medicaid policies, procedures, and manuals to build a web of interconnected documents.
He is passionate about open source and tech mentoring. In his free time, he dabbles with his Raspberry Pi building projects that transcend the living room with the cloud, teaching middle schoolers Python, Lego programming etc.