Astana, Kazakhstan • Jan, 2016 - Now • Senior Business Analyst
Almaty, Kazakhstan • Mar, 2015 - Dec, 2015 • Business Analyst
Worked at various industries, including banking, telecommunications, public sector, mining and education in Kazakhstan, Russia, Middle East, Australia and New Zealand.
Almaty, Kazakhstan • Sep, 2014 - Feb, 2015 • Software Developer
Developing a web platform that processes and serves the data that comes from automobile tracking devices. "Making cars smart and connected."
Mountain View, CA, USA • Spring 2014 • Software Engineering Intern
Worked in Gmail Spam and Abuse team. Developed a pipeline for malicious domains determination based on WHOIS data. Also worked on the spoofing-check feature computer.
Sunnyvale, CA, USA • Winter 2014 • Software Development Engineer Intern
Worked in Kindle Framework team. Developed Android application for next generation Kindle tablets.
Seattle, WA, USA • Summer 2012, 2013 • Software Development Engineer Intern
Summer 2013: Worked in Developer Tools team, designing and developing Amazon AVD Launcher, a stand-alone application to be used by Kindle app developers. Worked with SWT (Java) GUI. Used Git for version control.
Summer 2012: Worked in Amazon Webstore team to optimize the large-scale, high volume multi-thread feed system that works with search engines; removed the bottleneck that was causing the major delay in the process. Optimization resulted in 50% time improvement.
Kansas City, KS, USA • Summer 2011 • Field Services Intern
Supervised a team of 10-15 BNSF craft workers daily. Assisted Technical Directors in running the remanufacturing tracks at GE/BNSF maintenance facility. Obtained training regarding GE locomotives’ electrical and mechanical systems.
West Lafayette, IN, USA • 2011 - 2013 • Research Assistant
Implemented software application for cognition and balance training for individuals with Parkinson’s disease. Hooked Wii Balance Board to use it as input device for Java apps.
Berkeley, CA, USA • 2017 - Now
West Lafayette, IN, USA • 2010-2013
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with Distinction • Minors: Computer Science, Economics • "Bolashak" Scholarship • GPA: 3.87/4.00
Tempe, AZ, USA • 2009
American English and Culture Program • Certificate of Completion
Almaty, Kazakhstan • 2007 - 2009 • transferred to Purdue University
Major: Computer Engineering and Software • Prince Andrew Duke of York Undergraduate Scholarship • National Scholarship • GPA: 3.76/4.00
Almaty, Kazakhstan • 2003-2007
Golden medal "Altyn Belgi"
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