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Wasura Wattearachchi

An enthusiastic and versatile undergraduate with strong technical, organizational and communication skills who likes to explore new knowledge and face new challenges which pave the way for new avenues. I consider myself as a hardworking and self-motivated person with an outgoing personality who likes to connect with people and build strong networks using collaborative skills.


Email: wasuradananjith@gmail.com
Phone: 0775396038
Course: CS

Interests:Human-Computer Interaction, Middleware, Research, Algorithms, Hackathons, Toastmasters, Blogging, Dancing, Music, Movies and TV Series

Technical Skills: Java SE, PHP, Python, C/C++, JavaScript, Android Studio, HTML/CSS/Bootstrap, React, Adobe Photoshop, GraphQL, OSGi Framework, Swagger, MySQL, Firebase, MongoDB, GitHub

Project Experience

GRAPHQL WITH WSO2 API MANAGER 2.x (Jan 2019) – INDIVIDUAL (INDUSTRY)
Developed a mechanism so that a person who has a GraphQL API can connect with WSO2 API Manager. Technologies: REST, GraphQL, Java SE, OSGi Framework, Swagger, JUnit, Jaggery.js
COMMENTS FEATURE FOR WSO2 API MANAGER 3.0 (Aug 2018 – Dec 2018) – INDIVIDUAL (INDUSTRY)
Developed a communication channel between API Providers and Consumers.
Technologies: REST, Java SE, OSGi Framework, Swagger, JUnit, React, Jest, Enzyme
UCSC DIGITAL LIBRARY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (May 2018 – Jul 2018) – INDIVIDUAL
A web system to manage online reservations, borrowing, calculating library dues, generating reports etc. in a library system.
Technologies: MEAN – MongoDB, Express.js, Angular, Node.js
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/UCSC-Digital-Library
TALKTOTALK – INDIVIDUAL PROJECT FOR ANDROID APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT WITH JAVA (Jun 2017 – Nov 2017) – INDIVIDUAL
An Android app – AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) device.
Technologies: Android Studio, SQLite, Google Vision API)
CEYLON CARE – HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (Mar 2017 – May 2017) – INDIVIDUAL
A desktop application to manage the basic tasks in a hospital like patient registration, calculating bills, allocating to wards etc.
Technologies: Java SE, MySQL
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/CeylonCareHospital
SMART KUMBURA – NB IOT HACKATHON (Feb 2018 – Aug 2018) – GROUP
A water management system for farmers. (Contribution: Developed the complete Android app.)
Technologies: Android Studio, Firebase, Arduino
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/Smart_Kubura-Firebase
PUTME – SAMPATH GREEN INVENTOR (Nov 2017 – April 2018) – GROUP
A waste management system with IoT, a mobile app and a web application. (Contribution: Developed the mobile app and a part of the web system.)
Technologies: Ionic, PHP, MySQL, HTML/CSS/Bootstrap, jQuery/AJAX, Arduino
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/PUTME-Ionic
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/PUTME-web
AWEERA – SALON MANAGEMENT SYSTEM – 2ND YEAR GROUP PROJECT UCSC (Mar 2017- Dec 2017) – GROUP – https://aweera.lk
A web system mainly used to automate the management tasks of the salon – AWEERA. (Contribution: Developed Appointments Management module with scheduling algorithms and developed modules such as User, Services, Comments, Gallery, Register Requests, Profile Management with Email & SMS facilities and implemented the Database.)
Technologies: PHP, MySQL, Web Services/APIs, HTML/CSS/Bootstrap, JQuery/AJAX
GK-PHOTOGRAPHY (Sep 2017 – Dec 2017) – GROUP
A web system for a photography studio which is located in Jaffna. (Contribution: Developed modules such as Appointments, Gallery, Staff Management)
Technologies: PHP – CodeIgniter, MySQL, HTML/CSS/Bootstrap, jQuery/AJAX with Email & SMS facilities and implemented the Database.
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/GK-Photography
MYDOCTOR – MEDHACK 2017 (Sep 2017) – GROUP
An Android app to locate nearby Medical Centers etc. with instant video chatting with doctors. (Contribution: Developed Nearby Places module and the main UI of the Android app.)
Technologies: Android Studio, Google Location Services/Maps, Vidyo.io APIs
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/MyDoctor
CLIMAX – HACKX 2K17 (Sep 2017) – GROUP
A web system developed based on crowdsourcing concept, where people can post their problems, comment them or rate them etc. (Contribution: Developed Add Posts, Login/Register modules and designed the website.)
Technologies: PHP, MySQL, HTML/CSS/Bootstrap
MEDIQ – ESOFT DEV CHALLENGE 2017 (Jan 2017- Mar 2017) – GROUP
An Android app and a desktop application which sends notifications to patients according to the consulting number by the doctor. (Contribution: Developed the complete Android app.)
Technologies: Android Studio, Java SE, MySQL, PHP
https://github.com/wasuradananjith/MediQ-V2

Work Experience

SOFTWARE ENGINEER INTERN – WSO2 LANKA (PVT) LTD (Aug 2018 – Feb 2019)
API Manager Team – Developed Comments Feature for WSO2 API Manager 3.0 and GraphQL Support for WSO2 API Manager.
TRAINEE – HUAWEI SEEDS FOR THE FUTURE (Nov 2018)
Successfully completed the Huawei’s global CSR flagship program – “Seeds for the Future” in China.

Achievements | Awards

WINNER (1ST PLACE) – MEDHACK 2017 – Organized by Mobitel Innovation Center, for “MyDoctor”.
MOST CREATIVE CONCEPT AWARD – ESOFT DEV CHALLENGE 2017 – Organized by ESOFT Metro Campus, for “MediQ”.
2ND RUNNER-UP OF QUIZZER 2017 – INTER UNIVERSITY QUIZ COMPETITION – Organized by IEEE Student Branch of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU).
TOP 8 PROJECTS – BEST SOFTWARE PRODUCT COMPETITION – Organized by UCSC, for “Salon Management System”. (https://aweera.lk)
19TH PLACE – SAMPATH GREEN INVENTOR (NATIONAL COMPETITION) – Organized by Sampath Bank PLC, for “PutMe”.
TOP 7 FINALISTS – HACK:BIT SLUG 2018 – Organized by Micro:Bit SLUG, for “Smart Garbage Bin”.
TOP 10 FINALISTS – CODEFEST 2017 – Organized by Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), for “MediQ – Web App”.
TOP 15 FINALISTS – HACKX 2017 – Organized by Faculty of Science, University of Kelaniya (UOK), for “Climax”.
TOP 25 FINALISTS – NB-IOT HACKATHON – Organized by Mobitel Innovation Centre, for “Smart Kubura”.
PARTICIPATION – IEEEXtreme 10.0 and 11.0 (2016 and 2017).
BEST SCHOLAR IN THE G.C.E (O/L) CLASS (2011).
TEAM LEADER – TEAM TRYCATCH++ representing UCSC (2016 – Present).
MEMBER – TOASTMASTERS CLUB at WSO2 Lanka PVT (LTD) (2018).
LEAD THE BOYS’ DANCE CREW in Reid Handaawa at UCSC (2018).
LEAD THE BOYS’ DANCE CREW in Freshers’ Welcome at UCSC (2018).
COMMITTEE MEMBER – St. Peter’s College, Colombo 4 – Maths & Science Society (2012 – 2014).
COMMITTEE MEMBER – St. Peter’s College, Colombo 4 – Buddhist Society (2006 – 2014).
MEMBER – St. Peter’s College, Colombo 4 – Oriental Dancing Troupe (2008 – 2010).
MEMBER – St. Peter’s College, Colombo 4 – Under 13 Hockey Team (2005 – 2008).

Final Year Project

IMPROVING USER EXPERIENCE WITH MULTI-DIMENSIONAL FACTORS FOR EFFECTIVE INTERACTIONS IN A DYNAMIC ENVIRONMENT – Final Year Research (Feb 2019 – Present)

Developing a model for a mobile device which will provide optimal decisions about the functionalities, by considering user emotions and the current context in real-time, which will enhance the acceptability and usability of that particular system.
Technologies:Android Studio, Firebase, Java SE, TensorFlow, Keras
CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS OF ANALYSING USER EMOTIONS TO IMPROVE USABILITY OF SYSTEMS – Publication
Presented in the 12th International Conference on Ubi-Media Computing” in Bali, Indonesia (Aug 6th-9th, 2019) and published.
Citation: W. D. Wattearachchi, E. Hettiarachchi, and K. P. Hewagamage, “Critical Success Factors of Analysing User Emotions to Improve the Usability of Systems,” in the 12th International Conference on Ubi-Media Computing, Bali Indonesia, Aug. 2019, pp. 91–95.