Technology Consultant - Worked as a data engineer and helped design a new portfolio of analytical models based off of existing capabilities, analysis of 1700+ user stories, and market research for a large health care provider in the midwest. Designed an analytics ecosystem blueprint documenting the current capabilities of existing analytical systems and quality of existing data.
Digital Accelerator - Applied and accepted into PwC's selective digital upskilling program 'Digital Accelerators' (1000 participants in total, 100 in advisory consulting). Responsible for following self guided learnings on emerging technology topics such as data analytics for business, machine learning, internet of things, VR, and blockchain. Generated ideas for client ready solutions utilizing emerging technology knowledge gained from Digital Accelerator's curriculum.
Technologies Learned: Amazon Web Services, Alteryx, Salesforce Health Cloud, Tableau, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Excel, Microsft Powerpoint (Deck Creation)
Led a team in my second internship to develop a prototype of an iOS voice assistant feature in objective-C. Developed the application from design to execution and worked in a legacy codebase. Presented and demonstrated the new feature to client leadership, which was later implemented into production.
Technologies Learned: Objective-C iOS Development, X Code, Force Touch, Sketch (mock-ups), Microsoft LUIS (NLP), Legacy Codebase Development
Code2040 2017 Fellow, 135 out of over 1,300 applicants. Engaged with CEOs of established companies, VCs, and founders of young startups in programs surrounding diversifying the tech industry and starting our first venture.
Represented the Microsoft Surface brand on the UIUC campus. Traveled to Hackathons to showcase the engineering capacity of Surface. Utilized Surface Dial API to create unique projects. Created social media and campus marketing plans.
Concepts Learned: Microsoft Surface Dial API, Native Instruments Traktor MIDI Mapping, Social Media Marketing, Campus Marketing
Developed a Facebook AI chat bot application for a large scale health care provider in Northern, California made to handle user based HealthCare questions. Worked on concept, strategy, design, and technical implentation of the chatbot project.
Code2040 2016 Fellow, 87 out of 800+ applicants. Participated in workshops, hackathons, and networking events centered around diversifying the tech industry. Interned at partner company PricewaterhouseCoopers during fellowship.
Software Developer intern at Answers. Reported to Engineering Manager Ryan Butler and worked on projects and software solutions that were implemented into Answers Cloud Services.
Technologies Learned: React JS, PHP development, Kohana (PHP Framework), Laravel (PHP Framework), Git, Unix, mySQL, HTML, CSS
Designer and developer of www.subsistencemarketplace.com. Used as a part of Subsistence Market Place Coursera curriculum and for introductory business students at UIUC. Played over 20,000 times and by over 8,000 students world wide.
Technologies Learned: PHP, HTML, CSS, Java Script, JQuery, Telling a story through a game.
Supervisor for floor of 70 undergraduate students. Developed and conducted programs on diversity, chemical abuse, personal development, relationships, security, and academic performance. Managed administrative tasks including room condition reports, maintenance requests, incident reports, and enforced college policy.
Skills Learned: Managing crisis situations, Mentorship, Leading large groups, Enforcing University Policy.
Assistant in general maintenance of ISWS web site (http://www.isws.illinois.edu/). This includes creating, updating, and monitoring web pages and associated files for appropriate information, creating and updating Intranet pages, and more.
Trained in web development. Part of a team that created BLUE1647 8bit game. Worked for incubee founder Rianna Lynn and helped with preparation and presentations at Tech Week Chicago 2014, for company FoodTrace.