Heartin Jacob Kanikathottu

Heartin Jacob Kanikathottu is a passionate software engineer who also loves to teach and blog. He also likes speaking in conferrences and meetups. He is also the author of many technical blogs including CodingArchitect.com and JavaJee.com. He has taken B-Tech in Computer Science, MSc (IT) with Cloud Computing specialization, and also taken 8 professional certifications.


Career and Education Summary

  • Software Engineer, Teacher and Blogger.

  • Around 9 years of analyzing, designing and developing applications using Java, Java EE, Cloud, Distributed and Big Data technologies.

  • Currently working in VMWare AirWAtch. Previously has worked with Software AG, SAP Ariba and Tata Consultancy Services.

  • B-Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from MG University, Kerala. 

  • Completed Master of Science in Information Technology from Sikkim Manipal University with specialization in Cloud Computing 

  • A registered faculty and project guide for distance courses from Sikkim Manipal University.

  • 8 professional certifications from companies including Microsoft, Oracle, IBM and Sun certifications.

  • Speaker in Agile Conferrence and Java Meetup.

  • Agile development with SCRUM experience and exposure to DevOps culture.

  • Domain Knowledge in Banking, Credit Cards and Payments, Investment Banking and EAI.

  • Also owns and authors JavaJee.com and DataStudy.club.


Professional Certifications

  1. Oracle Certified Professional, Java EE 5 Web Component Developer.

  2. IBM Certified Solution Designer - Object Oriented Analysis and Design. 

  3. IBM Certified Solution Designer - Rational Unified Process V7.0.

  4. IBM Certified Solution Developer - Web Services Development for WebSphere Application Server V6.1

  5. IBM Certified Application Developer - Rational Application Developer for Websphere Software V6.0.

  6. Sun Certified Java Programmer(SCJP).

  7. Microsoft Certified Professional in C#. 

  8. Microsoft Certified Professional in sql server.


Trainings and Conferences (As Speaker)


Trainings and Conferences (Attended)

  • Great Indian Development Submit (GIDS) 2016.

  • SAP Techniversity  2013

  • IBM Developer Superstar 2012

  • IBM Rational Conference 2009

  • Regulary attend meetups.