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Location: New York City, NY, USA
School: Columbia University
Major: Computer Science and Political Science


Janet Zhang
46 Madison St. NY, NY 10038 |------------ | ------------ | ------------ | ------------

Columbia University B.S. Computer Science | Political Science Minor | GPA: 3.9, NY Class of 2021
Coursework: Data Structures, Discrete Math, Linear Algebra, Fundamentals of Computer Systems, Advanced Programming, User Interface Design, Networks, Databases, Natural Language Processing
Organizations: Alpha Kappa Psi (Business Fraternity), Womxn in Computer Science, Columbia Space Initiative, First-Generation Low-Income Partnership (FLIP), Columbia Pre-Law Society
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Study Abroad, HK Fall of 2019
Coursework: Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Theory of Computation, Principles of Programming Languages, Government, Law, and Society in China
Stuyvesant High School Stuyvesant Diploma, NY Class of 2017
Coursework: AP Computer Science, Software Development

Landed Full Stack Software Engineering Intern, SF Summer 2019
- Built a scalable map using PERN stack to help the Series A startup and investors track housing investment performance and safety
- Implemented a messaging queue to schedule periodic tasks such as database synchronization
- Deployed the service securely with a CI/CD pipeline and hosted to AWS
NYC Department of Buildings Research Intern, NY Summer 2018
- Classified 1.1M buildings by identifying high-risk multiple dwellings using ML and linear regression models
- Optimized routes to over $300,000 worth of projects for city inspectors
Leap Tutoring Center Coach, NY Summer 2017
- Improved average reading and math scores of students by 25%
Startup Tech Summer, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Student, NY Summer 2016
- Led a team of five in meetings and decisions with help from Deloitte
- Showcased a startup business plan, elevator pitch, and mission statement to an investor panel
- Lead Engineer in developing the Android app with map, camera, and login
Kings County District Attorney Experiential Intern, NY Summer 2016
- Shadowed paralegals and practiced court procedures

Imago 2nd Place Investor Panel Pick, Startup Tech Summer Demo Night 9/2016
Android app that attracts users to local hidden gems to battle apathy
Adiona Best Overall Social Good App, AT&T Women in Tech Hackathon 9/2016
iOS safety app that notifies close friends your location
Drake Best Beginner Hack, StuyHacks 12/2016
App that finds lyrics to match your mood

Womxn In Computer Science Event Coordinator 2019
Organized events and corresponded with local middle schools to bring them CS workshops
First-Generation Low-Income Partnership Alumni Relations Chair 2018
Launched alumni mentorship, organized speaker panels, and partnered with CFLAN
Girls Who Code Student Mentor 2015–2017
Engaged a 200-member chapter by creating lesson plans and mentoring a group of four
Red Cross Volunteer 2013–2017

PROGRAMMING: Python, Java, JQuery, C, C++, HTML, CSS
TOOLS: Flask, Ionic, React, Express, NodeJS, Git, Docker
PROGRAMS: Photoshop, AutoCAD, ArcGIS

LANGUAGES: Mandarin(fluent), Spanish(proficient)

Computer Science, Political Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Technology