Kevin Ly

Computer Engineering Student

Hello! My name is Kevin Ly, and I am currently a computer engineering student at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. This projects includes my resume and a collection of projects I have done both inside and outside U of I.

I am currently seeking a full time position after May 2017 to further my knowledge in software development.

Resume

Education

  • August 2013 - May 2017

    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

    Bachelor of Science

    Computer Engineering
    Was an Edmund James Scholar from 2013-2014.

    Courses Already Taken
    • Data Structures (CS 225)
    • Digital Systems Laboratory(ECE 385)
    • Discrete Structures (CS 173)
    • Computer Systems & Programming (ECE 220)
    • Introduction to Computing (ECE 120)
    • Analog Signal Processing (ECE 210)

    Courses Currently Taking
    • Computer Systems Engineering (ECE 391)
    • Database Systems (CS 411)
    • Software Engineering I (CS 427)
    • User Interface Design (CS 465)

Employment

  • May 2016 - August 2016

    Amazon Web Services

    Software Development Engineer Intern

    • Developed internal application that monitored the health of Amazon AWS S3 event notifications system and was flexible enough to extend to and monitor other AWS products.
    • Communicated issues and problems in daily stand-ups.
    • Created unit tests, in-depth metrics and documentation for application.

  • January 2016 - May 2016

    State Farm

    Systems Engineer Intern

    • Tested web applications for bugs and to ensure that functionality met user requirements.
    • Optimized existing code bases for efficiency and readability.
    • Created functional requirements and documentation for web applications.
    • Assisted in restructuring SharePoint sites into repository for agency-related learning content.

  • September 2013 - December 2015

    Technology Services at Illinois

    ICS Site Consultant

    • Troubleshoot computer problems in an efficient and courteous manner
    • Diagnose and repair hardware problems, completely rebuilding computers to improve customer experience

  • January 2011 - May 2016

    CeploiTips

    Founder/Web Developer

    • Contributed to the development and continuous improvement of the frontend website using CSS and HTML
    • Established an easy to navigate website to assist consumers with finding product barcodes and coupons
    • Achieved 200,000 pageviews per month and formulated advertising partnerships with Google Adsense, Yahoo’s Media.Net and Escalate Media

Leadership &

Activities

  • May 2014 - May 2015

    Philippine Student Association

    Webmaster

    • Implemented key changes to PSAUIUC.org website to inform members on upcoming events, news and history
    • Demonstrated interpersonal and effective communication and relationship building while planning and attending bi-weekly events
    • Concept to completion of event booklet for Filipino Culture Night 2015 based on customer needs
    • Assisted in the planning and organization of the Filipino Americans Coming Together 2014 conference with over 1,200 delegates

Skills

Programming Knowledge and Skills I have:

  • C++
  • C
  • Java
  • CSS/HTML
  • PYTHON (DJANGO)
  • Amazon Simple Workflow

Recognition

  • DuPage County Academic Team Honorable Mention

    2013

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  • ATHS Outstanding Senior: Mathematics

    2013

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  • Philippine Student Association Officer of the Month

    October 2015