Chinedum Ukejianya

Software Developer

Contact
  • Website
  • www.cukejianya.com
  • Email
  • cukejianya@gmail.com
Location
  • Region
  • Baltimore, Maryland
Work Experience

2018-11-01 till 2019-06-06

Middle School CompSci Teacher at Code In The Schools:

Code In The Schools mission is to expand access to computer science education in Baltimore City.

Taught over 150 middle school students about UI design and basic coding principles

Used Javascript, HTML, Scratch and Arduino's C like langauge to teach kids how to build various projects

2016-04-24 till 2018-06-06

Software Developer (Full Stack) at SocialCode:

SocialCode enables smarter, more profitable brands. Our media and analytics capabilities empower marketers to understand, manage and reach their audiences across social, mobile and video platforms.

Worked with Django and python 2.7/3.5 on the backend to interact with the pinterest and snapchat social media ads api

Made the activation app faster and more responsive by transitioning our BackboneJS components to EmberJS

Deployed and worked on multiple micro-services using Agile Methods and technologies such as chef, jenkins, aws (RDS and EC2), sentry, and git

Helped shaped Snapchats and Pinterest Ad APIs by testing the APIs, documenting inconsistencies, and sharing my findinds with the respective social media's developer ad teams

Led projects that added features to our activation app which created an increase in productivity with our internal Ad Managers Sales Team

2015-05-22 till 2015-08-22

Backend Developer at Trove News:

A news reader app that aims to build on the understanding of how people consume news, giving users stories picked by other people who share their interests.

Converted a bookmarklet into a google chrome extension

Helped to incorporate NPR podcasts in "troves" during a in house hack-a-thon

Worked primarily with Python, Pyramid (ORM), and Mako.

Education

University of Maryland, College Park

Bachelor: Physical Science [concentration in Mathematics, Physics, and Computer Science]

Languages
  • Javascript
  • Experience
  • HTML
  • Intermediate
  • NodeJS
  • Experience
  • CSS
  • Intermediate
  • Python
  • Experience
  • Emberjs
  • Intermediate
  • ReactJS
  • Intermediate