Myles Gamez

Software Engineering Major, Arizona State University (expected Spring 2022)

I am an experienced systems and infrastructure engineer.


Experience

Systems and Infrastructure Engineer Intern

LinkedIn

Index Management team, Search Infrastructure

May - September 2021

Input Output (IOHK)

Plutus Pioneer

Accepted to the Plutus Pioneer program, a program to recruit and train developers in Plutus for the Cardano ecosystem. https://developers.cardano.org/en/plutus-pioneer-program/

April- June 2021

Systems and Infrastructure Engineer Intern

LinkedIn

Optimized Search offline index build processes by ~400% using Apache Spark which resulted in more relevant search results being provided to all members of LinkedIn. (Spark, Scala, Python, Pig, Hadoop, Dr. Elephant, Azkaban, Dali, Avro)

Wrote a script to provide testing and development agility by automating offline build processes which resulted in improved team development efficiency by ~6 hours or more per week. (Groovy, Java)

Improved automation of search code and index deployment process which resulted in improved team development efficiency by ~6 hours or more per week by analyzing and tuning deployment parameters.

Collaborated with the Spark and Index Management team and published wikis for all projects

May - September 2020

Systems and Infrastructure Engineer Intern

LinkedIn

Optimized Search offline index build processes by ~200% using Apache Spark which resulted in more relevant search results being provided to all members of LinkedIn. (Spark, Scala, Python, Pig, Hadoop, Dr. Elephant, Azkaban, Dali, Avro)

September - December 2019

SI Facilitator

San Francisco State University

Facilitated CSC211, Intro to Computer Science Lab with Java.

Responsibilities: Planning a lesson plan and worksheet every week, hands on instruction with students of various majors and technical experience, helping students outside of class via email and office hours

September - December 2019

Instructor

iD Tech Camps

Taught game development and modding in Java and C++ to students ages 8-14..

Responsibilities: Six-hour CPR course provided by the Red Cross prior to the first day of employment, managing average of ten students per week, high percentage of positive feedback from students and parents on a weekly basis, teaching and leading students to project completion

September - December 2019

Education

Arizona State University

B.S. Software Engineering

Spring 2022 (expected)

San Francisco State University

B.S. Computer Science major, Math minor

, 2017-2019

Skills

Languages and Software

Scala, Python, Java, C++, C, Haskell, Lisp, Groovy, SQL, Swift, Pig, R, MySQL, NoSQL, MIPS, Matlab, Spark, Zookeeper, Kafka, Azkaban, Hadoop, HDFS, Git, Gerrit, Review Board, Dr. Elephant, Lucene, Galene, Hive, Dali, Avro, Linux, VirtualBox, Confluence, Blockchain Systems, Firebase, AWS

Programming

Race conditions, locks, threads, algorithms, data structures, SSL encryption, OOP, functional programming, design patterns

Information Retrieval

Analyzers, tokenizers, stemming, lemmatization, filters, index creation, database queries, scoring, ranking, query refinement, data analysis

Relevant Courses

Data Structures, Programming Methodology, Machine Structures, Calculus 1-3, Discrete Math, Linear Algebra, Microeconomic Analysis, General Physics with Calculus 1, Computer System Fundamentals, Intro to Programming Languages, Design & Analysis: Data Structures & Algorithms