Work Experience



Makermedia Inc.

Special Projects Engineer
September 2013 - Present

Build, design, debug, and test select projects for the magazine before publication. yourself.

Makermedia Inc.

Engineering Intern
June 2013 - September 2013

Duties include building any DIY projects to test for MAKE magazine. Design projects for the magazine. Troubleshoot builds and projects with unknown complications. Work with team members to solve any problem. Work with Micro Controllers, programming, circuits, CAD, design, art, writing, and any skill involved in creating something yourself.

California Connects

Digital Literacy Community Outreach Intern
Aug 2011 - July 2012

California Connects is part of a national effort to expand access to broadband technology and increase digital literacy in undeserved communities funded by the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration for Broadband Technology Opportunities Program.

Self-Employed

Freelance Web Development
/ Electronics Repair
2004-present

Creating entire websites including the backend and design or I can use your own design and code it into html, or integrate it into a CMS like Wordpress or a custom one. I code applications or websites mainly using PHP, CSS, Javascript, XHTML, MySQL, sometimes using other web languages.

Repairing any computer with the appropriate parts, diagnose current problems in WIndows, Mac, or Linux, clean your system, restore files, install or create software, fix or create networks, build a custom computer, fix ipods or iphones, work on any problem with your electronics or computer.

Self-Employed

Consulting
2010-present

Working with clients who need consulting in computer, networking, or electronics problems.

Catering

Park Avenue Catering    2011-present
Gidgets Catering    2008-2010

Working with catering companies to get through college. I have dining room and kitchen experience.

Technical Skills



Computer Skills


  • Microsoft Office Specialist Certified in
    Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux knowledge
  • Adobe Photoshop and Dreamweaver
  • Autodesk Autocad and Inventor
  • Computer, phones, tablets, and small
    electronics repair

Computer Programming


  • C, C++
  • Java
  • PHP/CSS and MYSQL
  • Javascript
  • Python
  • Verilog
  • MATLAB
  • Assembly
  • Programming with Abstract Data Types
    and Algorithms

Software Proficiency


  • Cadence orCAD
  • Solid Works
  • MATLAB
  • Dreamweaver
  • Photoshop
  • Microsoft Office
  • Xilinx ISE
  • PSoC Creator
  • Arduino IDE

Electronics Skills


  • Microcontrollers & Embedded Systems
  • FPGAs
  • Signal Conditioning
  • H-Bridges
  • ARM
  • Soldering
  • Circuit design
  • Circuits software
  • Oscilloscope and multimeter

Mechanical/Prototyping Skills


  • Rapid Design & Prototyping
  • CAD 3D Modeling
  • Laser-cutting/Production
  • Logical Circuit Design
  • State Machine Design

Retail Skills


  • Shift Manager
  • Cashier
  • Customer Service
  • Serving
  • Kitchen
  • Stocking
  • Inventory

Education



University of California at Santa Cruz

Currently Enrolled

Projected to graduate with a Bachelors of Science in Robotics Engineering and a minor in Astrophysics in 2013.

Santa Rosa Junior College

Transferred

Studied Computer/Robotics Engineering and transferred to UCSC for B.S. in Robotics Engineering.

Santa Rosa High School

Graduated with diploma, 9-12th grade.



Leadership

Club/Society Roles

UCSC

  • Chair of the IEEE chapter at UCSC

SRJC

  • Web Developer for the Math Club
  • President of the Backpacking Club
  • Vice President of the Astronomy Club
  • Vice President of the Physics Club



Certifications

Microsoft Office Specialist Certification in:
Word, Excel, and Power Point.

Visit Microsoft with Transcript ID: 1099117 and Access Code: E323A95D

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