Megan

Avery

megan.avery720@gmail.com

EDUCATION

University of Texas at Austin

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Graduating: May 2016

GPA: 3.98

                                                                                                       

EXPERIENCE

Computer Science Proctor, University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas ● August 2014 - Present

Assisting Dr. Alison Norman with Principles of Computer Systems (CS 439)

  • Lead discussion sections
  • Hold office hours to assist students with large scale projects
  • Grade coding projects and exams

Summer Intern, Union Pacific Railroad - IT

Austin, Texas ● May 2014 - August 2014

Added  a chat functionality to an internal application used by Union Pacific employees and migrated a portion of the website into AngularJS.

Accomplishments

  • Became familiar with an existing code base and learned how to work      with legacy code more effectively.
  • Chat functionality was released into production during internship
  • Learned AngularJS

Computer Science Proctor, University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas ● August 2013 - December 2013

Assisted Dr. Nandakumar with Intro to Computer Programming (CS 312)

  • Held office hours in the lab to help students with code
  • Graded exams and coding projects
  • Proctored exams
  • Held review sessions for midterms and the final

Web Developer: Summer Intern, The Home Depot Data Center

Austin, Texas ●  May 2013 - August 2013

Created and maintained dynamic internal web pages to analyze Web Page Test results. The portal was developed from the ground up and had the ability to upload, view, compare and tread the test results.

Accomplishments

  • Learned new programming techniques and languages
  • Apache, Spring Framework, Maven and Tomcat
  • Mongo DB
  • Designed Mongo Database entries
  • Wrote Python script to mining infrastructure metrics to integrate in with the test results

Math Instructor, ACT Prep Seminar

Lubbock, Texas ●  April 2012 and June 2012

Gathered and presented math strategies to students in preparation for taking the math portion of the ACT.

Private Tutor

Lubbock, Texas ● August 2011 - May 2012

Subjects Included:

  • Computer Science - Java
  • Mathematics - Geometry, Algebra 2, Math Studies
  • Physics I

PROJECTS

PintOS

Expanded a base of C code with partners to  fully implement a toy OS with:

  • Priority scheduling
  • Argument passing on the stack
  • System calls for user programs
  • Virtual memory
  • Multi-Level indexed file system

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Programming Languages: Java, Python, Perl, C

Web Design: HTML, JavaScript, JSP, CSS Spring Framework, Maven, Servlets, JQuery, Google Charts, Twitter Bootstrap, AngularJS

Database Systems: Mongo DB

Server Products: Apache Tomcat

RELEVANT COURSEWORK

Most recent courses listed first:

Principles of Computer Systems

Computer Programming: Perl

Computer Organization and Architecture

Data Structures

Logic, Sets and Functions

Introduction to Programming

ACTIVITIES

Women in Computer Science (WICS)

TIP Scholar Program

Alpha Lambda Delta/Phi Eta Sigma Honors Society

Nell Dale Mentor Program: Mentor

REFERENCES

Available upon request.