Mersive Solstice

Employee Spotlight: Meet Akhil Xavier,
Software Engineer III

2 min read

Here at Mersive, we’ve dedicated ourselves to making the workplace more engaging and productive by developing award-winning collaboration technology for meeting and learning spaces. Our innovative products are designed thanks to the dedication and pioneering spirit of Mersive team members. Learn more, first-hand, about life at Mersive from the people who work tirelessly to change how the world meets.

 

Meet Akhil!

Akhil is a Software Engineer III (embedded) focusing on our Solstice platform. Learn more about Akhil below.

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What is your role at Mersive and what do you do?
I am a software engineer (embedded). I work on lower level codes.

Before working at Mersive, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
I worked as a software engineer before joining Mersive. Mainly on Linux kernel driver developments and hardware bring up on Qualcomm based SOC. One of the most exciting tasks I’ve done was bring up the camera eyes for a famous humanoid robot.

Three words to best describe you:
Resilient, perseverance, consistency.

What has your experience been with our company culture?
I see people working with shared values and goals in Mersive. It has a vibrant and energetic office space that fosters creativity and innovation.

What advice do you have for prospective Mersive candidates?
Mersive is always open to try the latest cutting edge technologies in their projects. It has visionary and resilient leadership. You can consider Mersive if you love to work for a fast paced organization that supports creative problem solving and open communication.

What are your hopes for our industry?
Mersive is one of the market leaders in wireless content sharing. Now we have adopted video conferencing solutions into our products. With the world video conferencing market set from USD 9.2 billion in 2021 to USD 22.5 billion by 2026, Mersive is all set for a big leap.

Akhil Xavier Mersive Gear

What is your favorite perk or benefit at Mersive?
401k matching.

What do you want to be when you grow up?
I see a lot of opportunity to grow with the organization. My career ambition is to become a Solution Architect.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I love long drives. Used to go for bike trips with friends. Otherwise, I love reading books and watching movies.

What has been the most important innovation you have witnessed in your lifetime?
The fast-paced development of smartphones. Also, the emerging autonomous driving technology.

What is your favorite food?
I love Indian and Thai Cuisine. One of my favorite foods is “Palappam with Vindaloo” which is a dish of South India.

What is one random fact you could share with us?
One thing on my bucket list is a bike trip through the Himalayas!

 

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