Education

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

Portland State University - Graduated with Cum Laude honors.

2017

GPA: 3.67

Coursework

  • Advanced Java
  • Data Structures
  • Functional Languages
  • Algorithms
  • Databases
  • Operating Systems
  • Compilers
  • Parallel Programming
  • Full Stack Web Development

Qualifications

Operating Systems: Linux/Unix.

  • Experience with: Java, C++, C, Python, Git, HTML, JavaScript/Node.js, JQuery, Haskell
  • Familiar with: Foundation, Bootstrap, CSS, Gulp, LaTeX, PostgreSQL, Rust, AngularJS
  • Other: VS Code, Vim/Neovim, Atom, Jetbrains IDEs, Linux Shell, GDB, OpenMP, Pthreads, Valgrind

Experience

For personal projects please check out my Github page!


Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

March 2018 - Present

Software Engineer Asc

Colorado Springs, CO

Bootcampers Collective

July 2017 - November 2017

Full Stack Software Engineer

Denver, CO

  • Develop web applications for small businesses in a production-style team utilizing Agile methodologies.
  • Quickly learned AngularJS concepts (within a month) in order to effectively contribute to projects.
  • Implemented RESTful APIs to integrate additional functionality, such as Facebook events, into AngularJS application

AltOS-Rust

November 2016 - Present

Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science, Portland State University, Portland OR

The Altos-Rust project goal was to design and implement a core operating system with serial driver for the STM32F04Cortex-M0 microcontroller. The project is provided as an open source Rust language alternative for KeithPackard’s AltOS Metrum.

  • Coordinated with client to develop project requirements.
  • Implemented, tested, and debugged serial and DMA drivers and related interrupt handlers.
  • Collaborated with team to design core operating system.
  • Participated in code reviews to ensure proper functionality and style standards.
  • Managed Git repositories and responsible for data backups to personal VPS.

Computer Science Tutor

June 2015-Present

Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science, Portland State University, Portland OR

  • Review code to troubleshoot design and implementation issues (utilizing C/C++/Java/Python)
  • Mentor, teach, and train CS students and new hire tutors.
  • Assist students with meeting PSU CS related course goals.
  • Fix issues pertaining to student accounts.

Junior System Administrator Computer Action Team (CAT)

September 2015-Present

Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science, Portland State University, Portland OR

  • Work collaboratively to resolve Linux system errors/bugs.
  • Assist with maintenance of servers.

Calvary Scout Team Leader/Crew Member

October 2008-April 2013

B Troop, 3/73 Calvary, 1stBCT, 82D Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC

  • Promoted to Sergeant within 2.5 years of reporting to unit (August 2011).
  • Deployed for two combat tours: Iraq: 2009-2010, Afghanistan: 2012
  • Led team of 4 to 7 personnel during training and combat operations.
  • Maintained the personal well-being and professional development of subordinates.
  • Facilitated direct and indirect training on the use of communication hardware.
  • Responsible for over $10,000,000 of equipment with zero loss.
  • Granted Secret Security Clearance.

Extra-Curricular

  • Passion for playing guitar and making music to unwind and relax.
  • Playing disc golf is also a big passion for enjoying the outdoors.
  • Improving as a software developer through personal projects and coding through Meetup groups.