March 2017 - Current
I worked on a Python script to detect named entities in mixed language tweets using Conditional Random Fields (CRFs). The program classified English-Spanish and Modern Standard Arabic-Egyptian tweets with above-baseline accuracy.
November 2017 - January 2018
I developed and deployed a data collection component part of a larger survey conducted by the Department of Marketing. The service collected and stored data on the attentiveness and engagement of participants. Cross-platform compatibility and reliability were important requirements for this project.
Software Engineering Intern @ WP EngineJune - August 2017
I worked on an internal API to store, save, and relay notifications. Also integrated said API into the customer portal. The feature is set to deploy to 60000+ customers.
February 2017, ongoing
As part of the innovation team, I most recently worked on saffron, a website to submit code for a side challenge at Music Hacks, a hackathon organized by Freetail. I am also involved in other aspects of the organization such as event management and advertising.
April - October 2017
I joined the Region V subgroup and worked on the visual processing component of a competitive robot. I was later elected to the secretary position, in charge of organizing meetings and coordinating activities.