Nish Nishant - Cloud/Software Architect

About Nish

Nish Nishant

Nish Nishant is a Principal Software Architect based out of Columbus, Ohio. He has over 17 years of software industry experience in various roles including Lead Software Architect, Principal Software Engineer, and Product Manager. Nish was a Microsoft Visual C++ MVP between 2002 and 2015.

Nish is an industry acknowledged expert in the Microsoft technology stack. He authored C++/CLI in Action for Manning Publications in 2005, and had previously co-authored Extending MFC Applications with the .NET Framework for Addison Wesley in 2003. In addition, he has over 140 published technology articles on and another 250+ blog articles on his WordPress blog. Nish is vastly experienced in team management, mentoring teams, and directing all stages of software development.

Contact Nish

If you are interested in hiring Nish as a consultant, you can reach him via his google email id voidnish

Core Strengths

Expert level technology skills in the Microsoft development stack
High-performance SAAS/PAAS architecture
Migrating legacy systems to the cloud
Experience working with large, scalable, high-performance databases
Ability to influence development/business teams and upper management
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Team Management
Outstanding leadership/Mentoring/Training

Technology Skills

  • Microsoft Azure
  • C# and .NET
  • Web Services, REST APIs, WCF
  • LINQ, Entity Framework
  • jQuery
  • HTML5
  • SQL Server
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • NoSQL/Redis
  • Microsoft stack based SDLC / TFS / VSTS
  • WPF, Silverlight, MVVM
  • C++/CLI, C++/CX
  • WinRT (Windows app-store development)
  • Visual C++/MFC/Win32 API