Alan Kuo


About Me

I am a highly motivated software developer who learns really fast and strives to work on meaningful projects.

Location

San Diego, CA
Walnut, CA
Education
    University of California-San Diego
    September, 2015 - May, 2019
    degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    Computer Science
Work Experience
    UCSD CSE Department
    Head Tutor in CSE 8A/8B, CSE30, and CSE100
    La Jolla, CA, United States
    March, 2016 - present
    company
    UCSD CSE Department
    title
    Head Tutor in CSE 8A/8B, CSE30, and CSE100
    overview
    • Designed weekly programming and lab assignments for students in a class of 500, using Java, C++, and scripting • Tutored the class of 500 on Java, became more confident in debugging • Developed skills for explaining fundamental and intermediate concepts in Java
    Amazon.Com
    SDE Intern
    La Jolla, CA, United States
    June, 2018 - September, 2018
    Microsoft
    Microsoft Student Partners Program
    La Jolla, CA, United States
    August, 2017 - June, 2018
    MobeWash
    Software Engineer Internship
    La Jolla, CA, United States
    April, 2017 - June, 2017
    Amphiware Technology Ltd.
    Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Internship
    July, 2016 - September, 2016
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Fun Fact
I can play four instruments!
Passion
Projects that are focused on making an impact on the society/world really motivate me. An environment where every idea is valued and teammates are more of friends than co-workers also make me more passionate at work
Skills
Languages
ChineseEnglishSpanish
Technical skills
c++cssgithtmljavajavascriptlinuxphppythonreact.jssql
Skills
Ability to meet deadlines, thrive under pressureAgile Methodologies► Collaboration Skills: Well-developed ability to thrive in team-oriented environments and ensure all goals are met; builds excellent relationships and rapport with diverse colleagues at all organizational levels.Communication SkillsCommunity OrganizingGuitariMovieLeadershipOpen-mindednessPianoProgramming (sql, c++, html, Java)SingingSoccerTeam LeadershipTime-efficientViolin
Leadership
    Telling True Stories Club
    Founder and President
    September, 2013 - June, 2014
    California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG)
    Secretary
    August, 2015 - March, 2016
    Engineers for Sustainable World
    Member of Public Relations Committee
    August, 2015 - March, 2016
    Cambridge Institute
    Head English Teacher
    June, 2017 - August, 2017
Hobbies
Traveling
Singing
Photography
Guitar
Violin