Work Experience

Laboratory Manager

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY - BME

December 2014 - Present

  • Direct and maintain prototying laboratory
  • Collaborate with laboratories on research
  • Develop software and hardware for projects
  • Maintain and update websites

Instructor

HYPOTHEKids - HK Maker Lab

June 2015 - Current

  • Mentor high school STEM student teams
  • Instruct in the foundations of engineering design
  • Advise projects in design, prototyping and fabrication

Lead Engineer

Zahn Innovation Center

June 2013 - December 2014

  • Mentor hardware startup teams on engineering design
  • Direct and maintain rapid prototyping facilities
  • Develop products and assemblies

See my complete work history on LinkedIn.

Education

Columbia University - New York, NY

M.S., Biomedical Engineering, 2013

Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA

B.S., Engineering Science & Mechanics, 2010

Study Abroad – Mérida, Venezuela Spring 2008

Skills

Software

  • Ruby on Rails
  • HTML/CSS
  • LabVIEW
  • Python
  • Node.js
  • React.js
  • C++

Hardware

  • Multi-axis CNC Milling and Turning
  • 3D Printing
  • Lasercutting
  • CAD and CAM Design
  • PCB Design

Business

  • Project Scheduling
  • Effective Communication
  • Budget Management
  • Analysis of Accounting Statements
  • Modeling and Valuation

Other

  • Languages: English, Spanish, German
  • Six-Sigma Green Belt and Lean Certified
  • CRP Certification, Wilderness First Responder
  • PADI Certified Open Water Diver

Awards

2012

2010

2005

GEM Fellowship Award

International Engineering Award

Eagle Scout Award