Bachelor of Science, Computer ScienceAug 2015 – May 2019
Bachelor of Arts, Statistics
University of Florida, GPA 3.84/4.0


Languages: Python, Bash, C#, JavaScript, HTML, [S]CSS, Java, C++, SQL, .NET, R, LaTeX
Frameworks/tools: Git, make, Flask, pandas, scikit-learn, Matplotlib, AngularJS, MongoDB


Software EngineerAug 2019 – Present
Microsoft, Redmond, WA

  • Team: Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) Incident Response engineering group
  • Created Windows service using internal tools to collect/query Event Tracing for Windows (ETW) data and upload to Kusto database efficiently at thousands of events per second

Bioinformatics Research AssistantMay 2016 – Aug 2019
Lab of Dr. Lei Zhou, University of Florida

  • Identified significant mutation patterns in p53 pathway using dataset of 70m+ genome-wide mutations
  • Created a Python package to parse and extract taxonomy data from hundreds of protein sequences in an object-oriented fashion
  • Applied machine learning models and visualizations on thousands of genomic data entires

Teaching AssistantSep 2017 – Dec 2017
EML 6934 (Python Programming), University of Florida

  • Worked with instructor in structuring a new course with 30+ graduate students
  • Covered Python basics, NumPy, pandas, Matplotlib, SciPy, scikit-learn

Research InternJun 2017 – Aug 2017
U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD

  • Developed Python script to parse data files and determine circuit design efficiency
  • Facilitated development of efficient wideband power amplifiers for on-field transmitters
  • Nominated by branch chief as outstanding intern for ARL fellowship

Software Engineering/IT InternJul 2015 – Jan 2017, Gainesville, FL

  • Designed Flask web app for device backup to facilitate management of 30+ offsite devices
  • Managed 10+ client websites using WordPress and Linux command line
  • Utilized Git and Trac to coordinate efforts with co-workers



1st Place, SASEhack Kaizen CTFOct 2018
Ranked 1st of 35 hackers in national Capture-the-Flag style information security competition


Co-founder, Co-captain, ChoreographerSep 2015 – May 2019
Vertax Diabolo Performance Group

  • Performed at 20+ events with audiences numbering in the several hundreds
  • Awarded 1st Place at 2018 VISA Talent Show
  • Head Chinese yo-yo instructor of 15 students at Huagen Chinese School

Workshop Lead, MentorJan 2017 – Jan 2019
SwampHacks 2017, 2018, 2019

  • Hosted workshop on back-end development using Python+Flask with ~50 attendees (2019)
  • Guided project groups on using Python, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (2017, 2018, 2019)

Instructor, School CoordinatorJan 2018 – Apr 2018
UF Teaching Youth Programming Essentials

  • Coordinated weekly tutoring sessions amongst 5 tutors at Buchholz High School
  • Taught students programming fundamentals and basic JavaScript


Varsha Sundaresan, Victor T. Lin, Faming Liang, Frederic J. Kaye, Reika Kawabata-Iwakawa, Kouya Shiraishi, Takashi Kohno, Jun Yokota, Lei Zhou.
Significantly Mutated Genes and Regulatory Pathways in SCLC – A Meta-analysis. Cancer Genetics. 2017.