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Languages

  • JavaScript
  • Python
  • C++
  • Java
  • Ruby

Frameworks

  • React
  • Redux
  • Flux
  • Next.js
  • Gatsby.js
  • Backbone
  • jQuery
  • Mocha/Intern/Karma
  • Sass
  • Node.js
  • Express/Koa
  • Rails

Other Technologies

  • Puppeteer
  • Webpack
  • MongoDB
  • PostgreSQL
  • Jupyter
  • Numpy
  • AWS (EC2, S3, Lambda)
  • Apache Thrift

Education

University of Waterloo

Candidate for Bachelor of Software Engineering, June 2019

Current Coursework

  • ECE358 - Computer Networks
  • SE463 - Software Requirements
  • ECE454 - Distributed Computing
  • ECE458 - Computer Security

Selected Coursework

  • CS343 - Concurrent and Parallel Programming
  • CS348 - Introduction to Database Management
  • CS486 - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • SE464 - Software Architecture

  • SE350 - Operating Systems
  • SE465 - Software Testing
  • CS341 - Algorithms II
  • CS349 - User Interfaces

Professional Experience

  • Square

    Software Engineering Intern, Caviar Engineering

    Jan 2018 - Apr 2018

    • On the 'Caviar for Teams' team, building delightful experiences for corporate diners
    • Progressed Caviar's corporate experience by creating new frontend features with React and Ruby on Rails and rewriting existing Rails templates in React
    • Rearchitected a more performant frontend by leading the migration off Flux to Redux, enabling optimized render cycles
    • Published the technical details on the migration on Square's Engineering Medium Blog here
  • Rangle.io

    Software Developer Intern

    May 2017 - Aug 2017

    • Created new features for an internal management system using a functional-style React/Redux UI and modular CSS (Tachyons), with a Node.js/Koa backend
    • Added optimizations to performance by rewriting selectors and preventing unnecessary rerenders for components
    • Worked with the AWS infrastructure to debug server issues on EC2, and set up Node.js cron jobs on Lambda via Cloudwatch
    • Implemented unit tests in Mocha and Chai, using Enzyme to test React components and Sinon for spies
  • IBM

    Software Developer Intern, Cognos Analytics

    Sept 2016 - Dec 2016

    • Revamped the BI analytics dashboard with a new grid system used for rendering of large amounts of data to replace the old UI using Backbone and jQuery, reducing chart load time to under 1s
    • Implemented an efficient reuse of table elements for grid render, seamless scroll, cell creation and rendering, and keyboard navigation and accessibility
    • Deployed multiple UX changes, delivered critical defect fixes, and added Intern and Chai unit tests
  • TD Bank

    Solutions Developer Intern, TD Labs

    Jan 2016 - Apr 2016

    • Prototyped an application that can refer friends and family to TD Bank through social media sites using Express, MongoDB/Mongoose, and Facebook JavaScript SDK
    • Created a VR application using Unity3D and Cardboard SDK to accompany an existing TD application to teach children financial literacy
    • Explored emerging technologies such as web service workers/progressive web apps and Google Nearby API's for Android
  • Imagine Communications

    Full Stack Developer Intern

    May 2015 - Aug 2015

    • Implemented and designed features for Nexio software that enables broadcast television channels to queue commercials using React and Reflux
    • Set up an API endpoint with existing C#/.NET web service and connected to frontend
    • Delivered CSS/Less visual overhauls to create a richer interface

Projects

  • TiN

    MHacks Refactor

    Feb 2016

    • Android application that allows two users to find a common meeting ground through only SMS messages
    • Built the server using Express used Twilio API to send/receive texts to users, and Google Maps APIs to find distances, return a list of establishments, and find directions

Interests

    • Artificial Intelligence, Design, Functional Programming, Learning, Search, Full Stack Development
    • Dabbling with Haskell, Vue, and Reason
    • Acapella, Rock Climbing, NHL, Board Games, Magic the Gathering, Hip Hop Choreo