Professional Experience

 

1237px-nasa_logo-svgNASA Colorado Space Grant Consortium – PolarCube – Lead Digital/RF Satellite Communication Engineer

January 2015 – Present

Currently designing custom modems to be used in the communication system of a 3U Cube Satellite. Development consists of using utilities such as Xilinx Vivado and Eclipse to program a Xilinx Kintex 7 FPGA. Simulink and MATLAB are also used to streamline DSP designs.

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Teaching Assistant – Intro to Analog/Digital Electronics 

September 2014 – December 2014

Assisted Professor Robert McLeod in an introductory electronics class at the University of Colorado at Boulder. As a teaching assistant, I held office hours, helped in grading, and guided students through the process of designing and building a digital clock circuit. I taught students effective methods of debugging circuits, proper use of electrical equipment, and how to design and synthesize logic circuits using simulation software. Specifically, NI Multisim and NI Ultiboard.

 

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IT Technician

September 2014 – May 2015

Handled many computer software/hardware/network issues, record and edit video/audio files, managed events, manage faculty Microsoft databases, and etc.

 

Laptop/Desktop Refurbishing, Repairs, and Salesdsnew-laptop-drawer-6-2

Jan 2007 – Present

Years of experience in laptop/desktop repairs (replacing capacitors, CPUs, heat sinks, etc.), software related issues (removing malware, programming, recovering files, etc.), and component soldering.

 

User Interface Programmerunity3d1

December 2012 – January 2013

Designed and developed C# code to program UI elements for a video game in Unity 3D. (High School)

 

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2014 Pepsi Super Bowl Commercial Performer

December 2013

Requested by Pepsi to perform (tumbling, breakdancing, tricking) in Denver at the 16th Street mall for a 2014 Super Bowl advertisement.