Work Experience

McKinsey & Co.

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.

Mobiliuz

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."

Google

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.

Lab 126

Sunnyvale, CA, USA • Winter 2014 • Software Development Engineer Intern

Worked in Kindle Framework team. Developed Android application for next generation Kindle tablets.

Amazon

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.

General Electric Transportation

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.

Purdue University

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.

Education

UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business

Berkeley, CA, USA • 2017 - Now

MBA candidate

Purdue University

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

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ, USA • 2009

American English and Culture Program • Certificate of Completion

Kazakh-British Technical University

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

Republican Physics and Mathematics Boarding School for gifted children named after Zhautykov

Almaty, Kazakhstan • 2003-2007

Golden medal "Altyn Belgi"