Vivekananda Jayaram - JP Morgan Chase - Vice President, Lead Software Engineer

With a rich and diverse career spanning over 2 decades and 12 years as a Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase, I have had the privilege of contributing my expertise to both the corporate world and academia. Alongside my role in the software industry, I have ventured into teaching and research, creating a well-rounded journey that constantly fuels my passion for growth. 
Armed with an M.S and Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from Florida International University, I have not only gained technical prowess but also the ability to impart knowledge. My teaching experience has allowed me to nurture the next generation of minds, sharing insights and fostering a love for technology. Guiding students, team members through complex concepts and witnessing their ‘aha’ moments has been incredibly fulfilling. 
In the realm of research, I have had the opportunity to explore uncharted territories, pushing the boundaries of innovation. This facet of my journey has not only broadened my horizons but has also contributed to advancements in my field. The blend of practical industry experience and academic exploration has enriched my perspective, enabling me to approach challenges with creativity and insight.