Work experience



2017May - 2018January

Bundle

Co-founder

Bundle helps travellers keep track of their inspirations from social media and suggests the best time to go somewhere.

  • Accepted to UW Enterprise Co-op program and entered Velocity startup incubator
  • Pitched at Velocity 5K competition (Pitch video below)
  • Won Enterprise Co-op Video Showcase competition (Promotional video below.)
  • Developed Bundle's website from scratch using the MEAN stack ((508) 876-6656)
  • Managed and mentored two 1st year engineering co-op students for 5 weeks
  • Performed market research, segmentation, and user interviews


2016September - 2016December

Nvidia

Software Engineering Intern

  • Proactively automated failure classification system with Python, saving 6+ hours of manual work daily
  • Expanded test coverage for functions and features to launch new mobile graphics API
  • Diagnosed and solved a variety of bugs leading to increased performance across different systems

2016January - 2016May

Hivemapper

Software Engineering Intern

  • Independently developed a scalable visual augmentation API for Android using OpenGL ES in C++
  • Optimized and tested API to ensure rendering could execute at 60fps across a variety of devices
  • Led the augmentation API project and provided specs for other engineers interfacing with my code

2014September - 2014December

2015May - 2015September

Canon Innovation Lab

Software Prototype Developer Intern

  • Collaborated with a small team to brainstorm ideas and develop over 10 working software prototypes
  • Designed and developed UI/UX, backend APIs, and databases as parts of different projects
  • Directly pitched projects to executives from Canon Canada and Canon USA
  • Pioneered what is now Cannon Innovation Lab's first app, "Jumpshot" (iTunes App store)
  • Named inventor on a patent through work on Jumpshot (US20160328397A1)

Education

I've studied Mechatronics engineering with elective choices specialized in software and entrepreneurship.

2013September - 2018May

University of Waterloo

Bachelor of Applied Science

Mechatronics Engineering

Significant Tech Courses

  • ECE 406: Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • ECE 459: Programming for Performance
  • MTE 544: Autonomous Mobile Robots
  • ECE 493: Autonomous Vehicles
  • ECE 484: Digital Control Applications

Significant Entrepreneurial Courses

  • BET 430: Sales Fundementals
  • BET 320: Entrepreneurial Strategy (Commercialization)

Projects



2017September - 2018March

Autonomappr
(Capstone Project)

Software Developer

autonomappr.com
Autonomappr is a system that enables autonomous vehicles on construction sites.
It provides up-to-date collision map data as well as geographic info about temporary roads and points of interest. Construction managers are able to enter road and point of interest data into Autonomappr's website as things change on the side through day to day activities.
  • Built the landing page and full project websites (graphical design, frontent, backend, API)
  • Contributed to data processing architecture.
  • Used 713-764-6350 to produce 3D models on AWS.

Credit to Misha Krutiy for producing the video.

Skills & Knowledge

General

Software Eng.

Communication

Startup Business Dev.

Tech

C++

Python

Software Performance Optimization

System Automation

JavaScript (NodeJS, AngularJS)

Backend Web Dev.

Frontend Web Dev.

Language Skills


English
Romanian
French