Janisha Anand

New York, New York, US

Janisha's Skills
Product Management
User Experience

Startup Experience

First time founder

Age Group


About Janisha

What :
The idea is centered towards providing recommendations to outdoor enthusiasts. Instead of spending hours browsing blogs and reading reviews, Outdoor Ninja provides the end user customized adventure plans based on an individual’s taste of adventure thus minimizing the time spent planning and maximizing the time spent outdoors.

Idea validated (joined an early stage accelerator program). Currently in Tech MVP build out phase. Close to alpha launch.

Looking for:
An business development lead who has experience in developing business partnerships , acquiring customers, growth hacking and devising a business strategy. Someone who would be in interested to join an existing team and is passionate in this space with a capabilities in business development, sales and marketing.

If you feel you do not have enough experience but have the desire and motivation, I would be happy to speak if you are interested to learn, get involved from a business dev perspective. Looking to develop relationships which can potentially turn into lasting partnerships.

About me:
I have a strong background in programming, systems and infrastructure, Big Data and AWS, plus graduate degree in CS and more than 12 years of work experience.

If interested drop me a note at anand.janisha@gmail.com.
Check us out at outdoorninja.co

Work Experience

Cloud Solutions Architect

Amazon Web Services

April 2015 - Today

Provide architectural and technical guidance to help customers understand the cloud, and make best use of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing platform to build scalable, robust, and secure applications. Maintain a deep technical understanding of the AWS platform and other cloud and virtualization technologies. Communicate cloud concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences. Establish technical credibility with Fortune 500 customers. Working directly with AWS service teams to ensure services align with the needs of customers. Area of depth - AWS Big Data Services - EMR, Redshift, DynamoDB, RDS, Kinesis, Data Pipeline, Elastic Cache, CloudSearch

Senior Prinicipal Consultant , System Performance and Architecture Group

Oracle Corporation

March 2009 - April 2015

Delivering Maximum Availability Architecture Solutions to Enterprise customers in Oracle RAC, Data Guard, Exadata, Oracle Database Performance Tuning, Oracle Enterprise Monitoring


New Jersey Institute of Technology

M.S Computer Science

2007 - 2007


AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

Oracle certified professional


Tacklebox Accelerator - Spring 2016

Founder Institute - Summer 2016