- Lead Architect, OutsideIQ
- Software Architect, Sysomos Media Analytics Platform at Marketwired
- Principal Software Engineer, PLM360 at Autodesk Canada
Nirav Thaker is a Director and Scalability Architect based in Exiger's Toronto office, where he focuses on the firm's content acquisition, association, classification, and risk monitoring solutions.
Nirav joined Exiger from OutsideIQ, where he was a Lead Architect until the company's integration with Exiger in 2017. Nirav has over 14 years of experience in R&D and software engineering in data intensive business domains.
Before OutsideIQ, Nirav was a Software Architect at Marketwired (now part of Nasdaq). During his tenure, he was responsible for scaling Twitter Firehose integration with Sysomos media analytics platform that powered real-time sentiment analysis, infuencer research, brand monitoring, and engagement over 150 billion documents.
Nirav has also worked at Autodesk Canada, where he focused on data management, security and integration of cloud-based product lifecycle management platform (PLM360) with Autodesk’s cloud enabled 3D CAD/CAM product lines.
Earlier in his career, Nirav held several different software engineering roles, with a focus on building and optimizing large software systems and software development tools. He began his career as a Software Engineer at C-SAM which is now part of MasterCard.
- Sardar Patel University, MCA in Distributed Systems & Grid Computing
- Saurashtra University, BBA in Advanced Marketing & Advertising