I'm Kanav!

Full stack Developer

35 years young, husband and father, Know Me Better
kanav kohli
Full stack Developer

Hello, My Name is Kanav!

Kanav Kohli, 35 years young, born & grew up in Chandigarh, India. Highly motivated full stack developer with international client portfolio.

I currently work as a Full-stack (Front-end + Back-end) independent freelancer on Upwork (top freelancing website), where I spend most of my time crafting and working on awesome projects.

10 years of experience in creating beautiful, creative, fast, secure, pixel perfect, cross browser, platform independent and responsive websites with the utmost consideration to the User Experience.

Contact Details:
  • Kanav Kohli
  • #129, Tower F, Spangle Condos, Zirakpur
  • +91 842 710 2007
  • kanavkohli@live.com
  • www.kanavkohli.com

My Latest Work

I'm looking to expand my portfolio while I'm on top and while I'm young.

What I'm Doing

I love what I do. I take great pride in what I do. And I can't do something halfway, three-quarters, nine-tenths. If I'm going to do something, I go all the way.

1. Web Development

Within a relatively short time, I have established a reputation for delivering uniquely styled websites that are both functional and highly presentable.

2. Web/UX/UI Design

Regardless of how good looking or powerful any product might be, if the end user finds it confusing, it will fail. I ensure that my UI is desirable for all types of users.

3. eCommerce Dev

I use the best technology and platform to build your eCommerce store that is robust, scalable, secure, and provides best customer experience.

4. CMS Development

CMS is not just a tool for managing online content. When used correctly, it can deliver a perfect digital experience for each user and allows to get a 360° view of your customers.

5. SEO

93% of internet users don’t look beyond page 1 of Google search results. Well, I can help you reach the top ranks in the search engine pages.

6. QA & TESTING

I have been using the best practices to ensure efficient performance and high-quality project implementation, aiding in delivering solid software on time.

My Strengths

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.

ME
Superhero
Preety Good
Good
Newbie
Honesty
100%
Reliable
90%
Communication
80%
Leadership
65%
Dedication
100%

My Resume

If you call failures experiments, you can put them in your resume and claim them as achievements.

My Education 1989 - 2006
2002 - 2006
BACHELORS DEGREE - G.Z.S College of Engineering

- Percentage: 67%
- Subjects: Symbolic Logic & Logic Processing, Formal Language & Aotumata Theory, Principles of Engineering Economics & Management Techniques, System Simulation & Modelling, Environmental Sciences, Expert System, Project, Software Lab, General Fitness, Industrial Training Cum Project. Relational Database Management System, Introduction to Business System, Asynchronous Transfer Mode, Software Engineer, Operational Research, Human Resource Management, Hardware Lab, System Analysi

2000 - 2002
Higher Education - D.A.V College

- Percentage: 72%
- Subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English, Punjabi

1989 - 1999
School - St. Joseph's Convent School

- Percentage: 78%
- Subjects: Mathematics, Science with practicals, English, History, Geography, Civics, Economics, Physical and Health Education, Art Education

Work Experience 2006 - Now
2012 - Now
Full stack developer (Front-end + Back-end) - Upwork

Responsibilities:
Understand > Plan > Design > Develop > Test > Integrate > Maintain - PROJECTS

2009 - 2012
Project Manager - Senior Team Lead - Team Lead - IT Expertise Solutions

Project Manager Responsibilities:
Monitoring, maintaining and adjusting the project plan based on the input and deliverables of team members, providing implementation experienced leadership strategies and ensuring the effectiveness of the application consultants assigned to the project. Reviewing and assisting in issue resolution, coordinating task dependencies, and establishing milestone project goals that keep the project on time and within budget.

Senior Team Lead Responsibilities:
Conducting or facilitating the Implementation of Project Kick-off and Status meetings. Confirm solid understanding of corporate objectives and expectations; if necessary, reset objectives and expectations. Approve the implementation schedule and project plan. Measurement of plan vs. actual with variance analysis. Continually monitor scope, time frame, budget and risk. Manage project resources to assure maximum efficiency, effectiveness and resource utilization. Periodic risk management – project risks and people risks.

Team Lead Responsibilities:
Familiarized the team with the customer needs, specifications, design targets, the development process, design standards, techniques and tools to support task performance. Initiated sub-groups or sub-teams as appropriate to resolve issues andperform tasks in parallel. Kept the team focused and on track. Provided status reporting of team activities against the program plan or schedule to the respective senior team leader. Coordinated meetings with the senior team leader, project manager and functional management to discuss project impediments, needed resources or issues/delays in completing the task. Acknowledged and rewarded team and team member accomplishments, as well as exceptional performance.

2008 - 2009
Senior Software Engineer - SmartData Enterprises (I) Ltd

Senior Software Engineer Responsibilities:
Planned, processed and performed all jobs in an efficient manner with minimum assistance from the Team Leader. Worked closely with upper management. Designed and developed programming systems making specific determinations about system performance. Responded promptly and professionally to bug reports. Conducted system analysis and development, with limited support from professional staff, to keep company’s systems current with changing technologies. Analyzed, designed, coordinated and supervised the development of software systems to form a basis for the solution of information processing problems. Analyzed system specifications and translate system requirements to task specifications for junior programmers. Developed new programs, analyzed current programs and processes, and made recommendations which yield a more cost effective product. Tested new programs to ensure that logic and syntax are correct, and that program results are accurate.

2007 - 2008
Software Engineer - Rainbow Webtechs

Responsibilities:
Software Engineer Responsibilities:
Planned, processed and performed all jobs in an efficient manner. Designed and developed programming systems making specific determinations about system performance. Worked closely with upper management. Responding promptly and professionally to bug reports. Reviewed and repaired legacy code. Analyzed current programs including performance, diagnosis and troubleshooting of problem programs, and designing solutions to problematic programming. Developed new programs and proofing the program to develop needed changes to assure production of a quality product. Developed new programs, analyzes current programs and processes, and making recommendations which yield a more cost effective product. Always possessed positive attitude. Maintain positive client interactions.

2006 - 2007
Technical Associate - Wipro Spectrum

Responsibilities:
Technical Associate for Dell Process

References

Testimonials are enough to convince people for now.

ravi monga
Upwork Client

"Excellent service, honest advice and do what he promise. Built a fully functional complex custom WordPress plugin at lightning speed. The plugin works on all browsers and platforms. He was so helpful, incredibly responsive, and really goes the extra mile. He takes your project and brings it to life as he really knows what he's doing and is very smart. The job was finished earlier then expected. I confidently and enthusiastically recommend Kanav."

Ravi Monga Lead Architect
jeff arbuckle
Smart Companies, Inc.

"AWESOME WORK!! Kanav represents the epitome of professionalism and experience. He truly over-delivers with skill, quality and cooperation. I am still amazed by the quality of service provided. Completely focused on customer satisfactions. Its a privilege to be working with you. Thanks Kanav. Highly recommended!"

Jeff Arbuckle Senior Project Manager
lukas jonkman
JKM Media

"This young man is a genius, 6+, A1 developer and absolute rock star!. I asked Kanav for a used VW Beetle, and he literally delivered a brand new Mercedes Benz. If I could give him 10 stars, I would. Strong Internet, always prompt to reply in communication (email/Skype), which is highly critical in working in a environment like Upwork. Very knowledgeable from technical end. Reasonably priced as well. A real pleasure to work with, Will absolutely hire again in the future!."

Lukas Jonkman Founder
ravi
Upwork Client

"Kanav has executed a flawless web project for me! When you need a great asset to handle your work, you dream of a professional that shows up for you with integrity; keeping his/her word about what they can do and by when. Kanav is 100% that guy. He was willing to work odd hours for me based on my schedule and also willing to cancel his vacations to adhere to my deadlines. A thorough professional who cares."

Ravi Monga Lead Architect
leap homes
Leap Homes

"Kanav is a very talented UI developer, back end developer, dba, project manager and software architect. He is very knowledgeable in every aspect of the software development life cycle. A true gentleman with excellent communications skills. You can count on Kanav to deliver high quality results on time. I enjoyed working with Kanav, and appreciated the time he took to ensure that everything was completed as requested."

Paul Gillet Managing Director
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Skills & Expertise

A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.

100%
HTML5 + CSS3
90%
PHP + MySQL
85%
Ajax + JSON + XML + SOAP
100%
JS + jQuery
95%
Bootstrap + PSD to XHTML
75%
WordPress

Knowledge

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.

Web Development
95%
UX/UI/Responsive Design
85%
eCommerce Development
88%
Database
75%
CMS Development
95%
Third Party APIs
65%

Accolades

The accolades, just like the scrapes and bruises, fade in the end, and all you're left with is your ambition.

100% Job Success Score - Upwork This Job Success Score is a measure of client's satisfaction with my work and success on Upwork. This score reflects my overall contract history and is based on my relationships and feedback with my clients.
Top Rated Freelancer - Upwork I earned “Top Rated” status by building an impressive reputation on Upwork. I have a proven history of success with multiple clients, delighted my clients every time with high-quality work, and contributed to a safe and vibrant marketplace by knowing and following the Upwork.

Milestones Achieved

My path has not been determined. I shall have more experiences and pass many more milestones.

10 Cups of Coffee
10 Hours Worked
10 Succesful Projects
10 Happy Clients

Work Process

As a human being, I'm work in process.

Since 2008, I have worked with 25 international clients and successfully completed 50 projects. Constantly learning and adapting to the realities in project management methodologies, I have evolved to use a powerful process that ensures success and quality every time I go to work. To ensure my clients get the best possible value and experience, all my projects go through a well-defined process.

1. Idea
2. Sketch
3. Design
4. Develop
5. Test
6. Launch

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