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Work experience

Aug 2011Present

Research Assistant

University Of Calgary

  • Create a tool to analyze and gather statistical information from a SVN repository.
  • Present the information in a intuitive and informative manner to increase productivity during various planning and review meetings.
May 2011Jul 2011

Software Development Engineer Intern

Microsoft

  • Develop a C# cloud (Azure) based index server using a NoSQL database (MongoDB) with SOAP and REST endpoints
  • Design and implement a Concept Query Service on top of the index server, also using C# and Windows Azure with SOAP and REST endpoints 
  • Design an extensible ontology for data organization, manipulation, and concept extraction for the Semantic Query Service 
  • Create a Silverlight UI to demonstrate the capabilities and potential of concept based searches 
  • Actively collaborated within team and with other teams to define and create a platform containing the Index Server, Concept Query Service and other services created by other teams 
Sep 2010Dec 2010

Research Assistant

University Of Calgary

  • Research and learn about the research and implement a simulation based on the research paper and algorithms therein
  • Design C++ based system to utilize the GNU Linear Programming Kit to create and analyze data
  • Optimize the performance of code to use optimal computing algorithms for large data sets
  • Parse and extract relevant information for an auction simulation 
May 2010Jul 2010

Research Assistant

University Of Calgary

  • Collaborate with Professor and PhD student to gather system requirements 
  • Create simulations of radio wave interaction between spaced out nodes 
  • Design and implement a user interface that is intuitive and easy to use while still maintaining flexibility and power 
  • Create an algorithm to calculate the Power of multiple radio waves that intersect at a variable distance from the origin, and then plot the results 

Education

Sep 2009Present

Bachelor Of Science

University Of Calgary

Currently working on my undergraduate degree with a concentration in computer graphics.  I'm going into my third year (starting September 2011), and will have done three Research Assistant positions, and one internship with Microsoft. 

Skills

Tools and Technologies
I have experience using the following tools and technologies: Microsoft Office suite, Visual Studio 2010,  OpenOffice, NetBeans, Windows Azure, WCF, Silverlight, MongoDB, Allegro,  OpenGL basics, and DirectX 10 basics.
Computer Languages
I have experience in the following languages:  C, C++, C#, Java, Python, PHP, HTML, and JavaScript.  I'm a very quick learner so it doesn't take me much time to learn new languages.

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