Software Developer
Molecular Cellular Developmental Biology
Location: San Antonio, TX, United States
School: University of Colorado at Boulder
Field of study: Molecular Cellular Developmental Biology

Software Developer

A full-stack web developer with a molecular biology background and experience with
genomic data analytics. A proponent of modularized and easily scalable object-oriented
programming. Invested in creating beautifully intuitive user experiences that
harmonize smoothly with the back-end. Currently building an automated game of Clue
as a side project to further practice programming and project management.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Research Assistant
Conducted data analysis of large sets of genomic data with over 500,000 SNPs for
independent honors thesis project, which culminated in defense with faculty panel
(http://scholar.colorado.edu/honr_theses/1385/)
Performed analysis with R and Python
Worked through the Linux Terminal with command line and terminal text editors to run
scripts
Institute of Behavioral Genetics
December 2015 - May 2017

Resident Advisor
University of Colorado at Boulder
August 2016 - May 2017
Supervised over 20 freshmen residents and provided one-on-one support to aid in goalsetting
and personal growth
Provided conflict mediation between students as well as customer service and
administrative support at the front desk
Planned, coordinated, and oversaw programming concerning the use of alcohol and
other drugs, along with advocacy of janitorial staff in residence halls
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EDUCATION

University of Colorado
Aug 2013 - May 2017
BA in Molecular Cellular
Developmental Biology
GPA: 3.8/4.0

Codeup
July 2017 - December 2017
Magna Cum Laude

Codeup is an immersive, full-stack career
accelerator that provides students with
536+ hours of expert instruction in
software development, including building
projects such as interactive
games/programs and API-driven widgets.

SKILLS

Software / Other: IntelliJ IDEA, Sublime Text, Github, Linux

Front-end:JavaScript, jQuery, JSON, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap

Back-end: Java, MySQL, Spring, Apache Tomcat, Cloud deployments, R

PROJECTS

DadLister
Developed a full-stack Craigslist clone utilizing a MySQL database, Java, and Apache Tomcat for the back-end. The front-end consists of
Bootstrap, custom CSS, JavaScript, JSPs, and partials. Registered users and newly created ads are saved into the database. Additional
features include sticky forms, support for photo uploads, and search capabilities.

Remindr.life
A fully deployed, full-stack web application that sends alerts to a group of contacts specified by the user in a Remindr.. Utilizes and
integrates multiple APIs, including Twilio, Google Contacts, and Filestack. Cloud deployment is done using Digital Ocean. Full security
user authorization is built-in using Spring framework functionality. Custom styling is achieved with Bootstrap, HTML, CSS, jQuery, and
JavaScript.

Movie Database
Developed a web-based application that stores movie information with delete, edit, and add functions. Utilizes modular JavaScript and a
simulated API back-end with custom CSS and HTML.