Master's in Information Technology | University of South Florida | Florida, USA

2019 - Present

Current GPA - 4.0


Bachelors in Computer Engineering | Gujarat Technological University | Gujarat, India

Aug 2013 - May 2017

First Class with Distinction


High School | Trinity College | Kandy, Sri Lanka

1997 -2011

2B, C for G.C.E Advanced Level Examinations

Exetel Telecommunications (Pvt) Ltd 

Network Support Engineer

Feb 2018 - Mar 2019

  • Knowledge and programming experience : Python, C, C#, Java

  • Development : HTML, CSS, PHP, Java Script

  • IDEs : Visual Studio.NET, Net Beans, PyCharm, Eclipse

  • Databases and modelling : MySQL, Apache

  • AWS services : EC2, Cloudformation, Lambda, S3, RDS, VPC, IAM and  Rekognition

  • Microsoft Certified Solution Associate

  • OS Platforms : Linux, Windows

  • Softwares : SAS Enterprise Miner, Wireshark, Packet Tracer

  • Basic Routing and Switching (CCNA)

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages

  • Excellent spoken, written and comprehension skills in the languages English, Tamil & Sinhala

  • Reliable and professional

  • Organized

  • Time management

  • Team player

  • Fast learner

  • Self-motivated

Interactive website launched for the International students in Gujarat titled "ICCR Champs".

The project was hosted under the domain name "".

This was my final project during the undergraduate studies and was graded AAin the finals

Nehru Memorial Scholarship | 2013

  • Awarded for the nationals of Sri Lanka by the High Commission of India for session 2013-2014

  • Completed my Bachelors in Computer Engineering under the Gujarat Technological University (


Best Employee of the month | July 2018

  • Exetel Communications (Pvt) Ltd

  • Thorough understanding of telecommunication systems and infrastructure of ISPs

  • Direct interactions with the biggest wholesale suppliers in Australia such as Telstra, Optus, AAPT, Opticomm and NBN Co. regarding onsite related diagnosis

  • Skills in troubleshooting residential, SMB customers in handling technical issues related to ADSL, ADSL2+, VDSL, Fiber optical services (FTTP, HFC), VOIP, mobile broadband and bundled services

  • The best employee for the month of July 2018

Basic Information

Full Name: Sivakanesan Dhanushkanda

DOB: 04/30/1992

Gender: Male



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