Ashen M. Gunaratne

63/1 St. Mary's road, Mount Lavinia, 10370, Sri Lanka

(+94) 77 4299712
mail@ashenm.ml

education

Harvard College
Massachusetts, United States
Bachelor of Liberal Arts (A.L.B.)
June 2017 - September 2021

Computer Science; Related studies in linear algebra, statistics and probability, and finance.

Stanford University
California, United States
MOOC
October 2017 - November 2017

Studies in enterprise-level web application deployment with focus on security, reliability, scalability, and cross-browser support.

Harvard University
Massachusetts, United States
MOOC
January 2015 - December 2015

Studies in computer science for real-world domains of biology, cryptography, finance, forensics, and gaming.

Université Catholique de Louvain
Charleroi, Belgium
MOOC
January 2015 - November 2015

Studies in major programming concepts, techniques, and paradigms in a unified framework.

The University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada
MOOC
January 2015 - October 2015

Studies in computation as a tool for systematic problem solving in non-computer-science disciplines.

Lakeland Inter-American School
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Pearson Edexcel AS Level
June 2014 - July 2015
  • Accounting
  • A
Lakeland Inter-American School
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Pearson Edexcel Ordinary Level
March 2011 - June 2014
  • Mathematics
  • Further Pure Mathematics
  • Accounting
  • Business Studies
  • Economics
  • English Language
  • A*
  • A
  • A
  • B
  • B
  • B

experience

IKON Systems (Private) Limited
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Corporate Training Manager
November 2017 - Present

Direct and coordinate training and development programs to enhance the knowledge and skills of organization's employees.

IKON Systems (Private) Limited
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Solution Architect
March 2017 - August 2017

Moved existing on-premises infrastructure for collection of massive datasets capable of 500M HTTP hits per day with peaks of 10K per second into the cloud. Acquired by S3 Computers.

Exetel PTY Limited
Sydney, Australia
Network Engineer
October 2016 - February 2017

Govern, implement, and troubleshoot real-time traffic steering policies to ensure critical application delivery, value-added services, and user quality of experience driving profitability of key deliverables in the digital data & device space in terms of revenue, users, traffic across 30 Gb/s data link.

IKON Systems (Private) Limited
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Chief Information Officer
January 2016 - October 2016

Direct and manage computing and information technology strategic plans, policies, programs, schedules, and responsible for advertising network’s scalability, security, and capacity-planning.

academic service

freeCodeCamp
Curriculum Contributor
February 2017 - Present

Authore guides and specimen solutions for freeCodeCamp certification program challenges on algorithm design. https://guide.freecodecamp.org/certificates

edX
Content Support Associate
December 2016 - Present

Validate and alter qualitative attributes of uploaded course materials to meet edX guidelines.

languages

C, C++, C#, CSS, DTD, HTML, Java, JavaScript, LISP, NesC, Objective-C, Pascal, Perl, PHP, Python, SQL, SVG, VBSript, XHTML, XML Schema, XPath, XQuery, XSLT, English, Japanese, Sinhala

community service

United Nations
Volunteer Task Force
January 2015 - Present