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Thach Nguyen

Freelance Website Programmer & Android Programmer

Location:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
2 Skills
3301 Baring St, Apt 6, Philadelphia, PA 19104 – (215) 866-6132 –
? Apply principles of computer science to variety of programming challenges; utilize object-oriented programming, algorithms and optimization in beneficial ways for technical solutions.
? Work in area of web and mobile development to utilize my expertise in web server, front-end, mobile-based service development, and contribute to new generation of technology including mobile games/services, social media and cloud computing.
? To be challenged in professional environment with team collaboration, workspace for creation, technology contribution and learning.

????Drexel University
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Concentration: Data Structure & Algorithm / Human Computer Interaction
Philadelphia, PA
Anticipated Graduation: June 2014 GPA: 3.7

Technical Skills
??Programming Languages: Java, C, C++, Perl, Ruby, Python, Scheme, PHP, Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, SQL, XML, JSON
Applications: Eclipse IDE, MS Visual Studio, Vim, Emacs, Bash, Maple, Git, SVN, Perforce, Apache , Android SDK, Google Web Toolkit, MS Office Suite, Adobe Suite CS3
Operating Systems: Linux, Window, Mac OS

Work Experience
CNC Mobile, Inc.
Android Developer
Hanoi, Vietnam
December 2012 – March 2013
? Participated in Development Team of UBox project (formerly called Timbox), a mobile-based social network that encouraged people communicate based on their same interests.
? Implemented a design pattern using Service API to handle UBox’s REST methods, which improved latency of platform’s service calls.
? Proposed Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) to UBox team to implement a real-time messaging system that
embedded in UBox project.

Amazon Seattle, WA
Software Development Engineer March 2012 – September 2012
? Designed and implemented an internal tool, 1-Click Debug Session, that collect and visualize debugging data from multiple Amazon web platforms, written in C++, Java & Perl, which is used by four different teams to debug the Retail Website.
? Developed a mechanism that override the current configuration of the Amazon Retail Website, trigger all service channels to collect debugging data during each request after Debug Session is enabled.
? Utilized Extjs framework, written in Javascript, to generate the tool’s frontend and visualize the data.

HangPlan team Philadelphia, PA
Android/Web Developer October 2011 – November 2011
? Collaborated with a team in project HangPlan to develop a social media for suggesting hangout plans within friends based on their spare-time and location wish list, which won the Second Place in Philly Startup Weekend 2011.
? Developed the Android app, based on Android SDK and PhoneGap, to utilize core features of HangPlan via mobile.

Ridaroo LLC Philadelphia, PA
Web Developer - May 2010 – September 2010
? Developed carpooling system, based on CakePHP framework, for commuters within organizations to find and manage carpool requests.
? Collaborated to build algorithm to match carpool partners based on personal profiles, lat/longitudes along their trips in Google Map.
? Integrated Google Map to show user’s carpooling routes, and Facebook API to show carpool network among their friends.

CNC Software Group, Inc. Hanoi, Vietnam
Web Developer – September 2007 – September 2009
? Collaborated to utilize PHP Joomla, Drupal, Zend frameworks, HTML-CSS, Javascript, MySQL in outsourcing web projects.
? Implement social applications in PHP to motivate users to connect with friends, share diaries and daily pictures in project, an
old online social network in Vietnam.
? Participated in CNC Young Team to research web frameworks (Symfony, Zend), mobile platform (Android) in strategic projects.
? Participated in Android team for project TimShot, a mobile social media for sharing photos in Vietnam.

Honors and Awards
? Dean’s Scholarship and DU Endowed Scholarship, Drexel University, September 2009 – Present.
? Qualified to Round 2 in Facebook ****** Cup 2013 with International Rank of 871.
? Top 70 part-two Honorable Mention in the IBM Master the Mainframe contest, October 2011.
? First prize in Regional Informatics Olympiad, Quang Tri, Vietnam, December 2006.