Senior Engineer (Web/Product)

Rishi Satsangi

East Village, NYC



Don't hire me all I do is watch cat videos


The Orchard

Senior Software Engineer
October 2014 - Current

The Orchard does everything IODA did (see below) and more including film ingestion, YouTube content matching for licensing revenue, geocode sales heatmaps, and physical product distribution (vinyl and cassette).

Salesforce / BuddyMedia

Senior Software Engineer
December 2011 - October 2014
San Francisco, CA / NYC

Buddy Media, now acquired by, provides a platform for enterprise brands to operate social media campaigns. The platform includes scheduled posts, analytics, deep listening, engagement, and team based workflow.

Cibo Studios

Senior Software Engineer
June 2011 - September 2011
San Francisco, CA

Cibo Studios is a startup design and advertising agency in digital, print, and public spaces, located in the Bay Area.

Clean Power Finance

Senior Software Engineer
March 2011 - June 2011
San Francisco, CA

CPF (Clean Power Finance) makes solar and other renewable energy consumption available to the residential consumer. Their software platform helps solar installers match up solar hardware configurations (solar panels, inverters, etc) with financing options to make alternative energy affordable for the home.

IODA (Now part of the Orchard)

Senior Software Engineer
August 2005 - March 2011
San Francisco, CA

IODA (Independent Online Distribution Alliance) is a leader in the digital music distribution and marketing industry. Their services offer a steamlined content distribution platform including encoding, delivery of audio and metadata to retail services (iTunes, Rhapsody, Google Play, etc), sales data ingestion, promotional and sales reporting, and checks cut to labels monthly. IODA also offers a marketing platform based for music bloggers and podcasters allowing pre-cleared licensed tracks for use in their publications.


Web Engineer / Designer
August 2004 - August 2005
Washington, DC

NACCRRA, the National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies, is our nation's leading voice for child care working with more than 700 state and local Child Care Resource and Referral agencies nationwide. These agencies give the nation information about high quality and accredited child care agencies in their area. Accreditation is done through a program involving close communication with NACCRRA staff.

Direct Affect

Web Engineer / Designer
December 2003 - August 2004
Reston, VA

Direct Affect was the new digital marketing sister company to Fraser Wallace, a successful DC, Northern VA and Southern MD print marketing and advertising agency. Direct Affect created interactive work and emerging real estate property brochure sites.


The Academy of Art

(incomplete) Masters in Illustration
(2007-9) Official art school dropout!!
San Francisco, CA

The Ohio State University

BS Computer Science
April 2002
Columbus, OH