Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. • Albert Einstein •
OBJECTIVE

  • To satisfy my love with programming and problem solving
  • To take part in cutting-edge projects to solve complicated real world problems
  • To make an impact on our society and to make it a better place
  • To keep my life balance
CORE QUALIFICATIONS

  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate Level - GBXBWJE211VQ13CW
  • A competitive programmer in modern programming languages including Golang, Ruby, Python
  • Experienced in building highly available and fault tolerant distritbuted systems
  • Experienced in designing and implementing solutions on the cloud; most recently used: OpenStack & AWS
  • Experienced in working Ubuntu Linux server administration
  • Experienced in building applications using micro-service architecture
  • Experienced in building secured RESTful APIs
  • Knowledgeable in different types of databases including SQL and NoSQL
  • Knowledgeable in different design patterns and their applications
  • Able to build usable products quickly using different technology stacks
  • A very hungry learner! I am very fascinated by new technology and their applications
WORK RELATED EXPERIENCE

Head of Engineering - Tiki Corp., Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
October 2019 - Now
  • In charge of the deliverable of the engineering team of TicketBox
  • Design infrastructure and implement the core features
Engineering Lead - TrustingSocial, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
February 2018 - October 2019
  • Revived a dead product name AVAY and made it the most important source of revenue for the company
  • Lead the most elite team of the company to deliver web-scale lending platform for the Vietnam market
  • Keen in identifying bottleneck and actively provide metrics and solutions for improvements
  • Design and implement core features that provide measurable impact to the business
  • Holding the engineering bar and maintaining best practices across organization
  • Techstack: Go, Angular, NodeJS, Postgres, MariaDB, Redis, AWS...
Software Engineer III - UltimateSoftware Group Inc., Weston, Florida
March 2015 - February 2018
  • Part of the elite team of three who built the first cloud platform for UltimateSoftware
  • In charge of building and maintaining UltimateSoftware's deployment platform on top of OpenStack.
  • Played a key role in architecting and implementing PaaS products for deployment orchestration
  • Was a team expert who provide mentorship and guidance to other teammates
  • This project saved UltimateSoftware millions of dollar in deployment cost every year
  • Techstack: Python, Ruby, Go, Zookeeper, OpenStack,...
Lead Engineer - RadiusOnline Inc., Atlanta, Georgia
December 2013 - November 2014
  • Lead RadiusOnline core web development and mobile development team.
  • Built backend APIs for RadiusOnline digital marketing platform
  • Created and maintained web infrastructure for RadiusOnline Inc.
  • Techstack: Rails, Bootstrap, Postgresql, JS, AWS...
College Wide Web Editor - The Collegian, Clarkston, Georgia
January 2011 - January 2012
  • Managed The Collegian's website, in charge of its presentations and functions.
  • Coded and extended The Collegian's website on demand, using PHP, HTML, Java Script and CSS.
  • Created iPhone app called The C, for The Collegian and for Georgia Perimeter College using Objective C and PHP.
  • Developed iOS applications in partnership with the Office of Information and Technology at Clarkston campus.
  • Technology: Apache, Wordpress, PHP, HTML, JQuery
RECENT PUBLIC SIDE PROJECTS

Ez-Items - Student Market Place
© 2016
  • This is a simple web application that helps students easily list, search, and exchange items.
  • Different than traditional bookstore, this one offers user the option to pre-request her items if it is not currently available. If the pre-requested items are listed, the requesters will be notified for exchanges.
  • This product is currently still in its Beta phase and only accepts users with gsu.edu or gpc.edu email.
  • Technology: Rails, EC2, S3, Lambda, Elasticsearch
EDUCATION

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
December 2014
  • Summa Cum Laude - Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with Highest Honor
  • Georgia Tech Cooperative Plan
  • Briaerean Honor Society Member
  • Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society Member
SKILLS

Certifications
  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - GBXBWJE211VQ13CW
  • Mensa Member #100321882
  • OpenSpan Certified Developer
Knowledge
Networking
AWS
Ubuntu Linux
Code Craftmanship
Web Back-End
Golang
Ruby
Python
RESTful API Design
Web Front-End
Javascript
jQuery
HTML5
CSS3
Bootstrap
Version Control
Git
SVN
Provisioning and Automation
Chef
Docker
Frameworks
Ruby On Rails
AngularJS
CI Server
TeamCity
Jenkins
Linguistics
Vietnamese
English
Chinese
HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2012 Outstanding Computer Science Student of the Year Award. 2012
  • Second Place, Annual Gainesville Mathematics Tournament. 2012
  • Martin Luther King Day of Service Award. 2011
  • Member of the International Honor Society of Two-Year Colleges. 2010 - 2012
  • 3rd place individual, 4th place team, Gainesville Math Tournament. 2011
  • Best Newspaper Website 2 Year Division, Georgia Press Association. January 2011
  • Recipient of GPC Foundation STEM - Merit Based Scholarship. August 2010
LEADERSHIP

  • Team Lead, RadiusOnline Inc. Dec 2013 - Nov 2014
  • President, iPhone programing Club. Jan 2012 - Jun 2012
  • Vice President, Math Club. Jan 2012 - Jun 2012
  • Peer Leader, International Peer Assistant Program. Jan 2010 - Jun 2012
  • Web Editor, The Collegian. Jan 2011 - Jan 2012
  • Service Leader in Martin Luther King National Day of Service. 2011