dunnhumby announces winners of third annual coding event with INR 4.5 Lacs prize pool
In this edition, dunnhumby presented participants with challenges in two important technology streams in a time-controlled live coding environment. The React track tested participants’ skills in building fast and scalable user interfaces for large web applications, while the .Net track gave participants a problem statement that tested their application development skills. Through a series of rounds, the challenges assessed multiple skills, including domain mastery, problem solving, and business understanding, as well as solution scalability, innovation, and effectiveness.
Mujaffar Husain, a software engineer from Noida, won the grand prize of INR 1,00,000 in the React challenge. After Mujaffar, Sai Sharan Kuchalakanti of Hyderabad and Sushant Sawarn from Bengaluru won first and second prizes.
The winner of the .Net challenge with the same prize was Deepak Mishraan application developer based in Hyderabadfollowed by Sandep Arra of Hyderabad and Divya Parakh of Udaipur, second and third respectively.
Nitesh Maandirector of media engineering at dunnhumby explains, “It’s great to see the excitement around our third edition of Code Combat with the first-ever React and .NET coding challenge. We’ve had great submissions for both, from all regions of the country. These technologies have become popular choices among the developer community for cutting construction–state-of-the-art software applications that provide a rich user experience. At dunnhumby, React and .NET are among the many technologies used by our software engineers to create high-performance, self-service, enterprise-grade products that improve the shopping experience for billions of customers around the world.
The annual national event is part of dunnhumby’s ongoing efforts to foster a culture of innovation and problem-solving skills. With a workforce of over 750 people and strong double-digit growth in recent years, it is one of the fastest growing customer data science companies in the world. India. Over the past few years, the company has expanded its engineering and product development capabilities in India significantly, while creating a workplace with greater gender diversity and high employee satisfaction scores.
Manoj Madhusudanandirector of dunnhumby Indiaconcludes, “With this third edition, Code Combat has become a household name among coding enthusiasts and serves as a symbol of our pursuit of innovative, high-quality engineering solutions. We look forward to continuing the challenge of coding across diverse technology streams. , to nurture the tremendous talent we have in the country.”
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