GLEN TAKAHASHI

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Currently studying Computer Science at UCLA. I love learning how things work by taking them apart. Right now I am starting my own company as well as an active member in the UCLA Investment Society.

  • B.S. Computer Science
  • UCLA Class of 2015
  • 20
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • me@glentaka.com
  • +1 408 647 6220

Employment

  • Co-Founder and CTOApr 2014 - Present

    Vicarii LLC
  • Forward Deployed Engineer InternJun 2014 - Sept 2014

    Palantir Technologies
  • Software & Web DeveloperJan 2012 - Present

    Simul8 Group

    Creating a website using asynchronous search to provide users with articles compiled from multiple databases.

    Improving a Python REST API which provides article data to websites.

  • Software Engineering InternJun 2013 - Sept 2013

    Palantir Technologies

    Investigated different MapReduce technologies to improve performance over large datasets on machines.

    Began integrating said technologies into Metropolis platform as an API.

  • Software Engineering InternJune 2012 - Sept 2012

    Adobe Systems Inc.

    Designed and programmed an internal tool with wxPython to facilitate compiling and building Adobe Acrobat.

    Prototyped a new website in Django/HTML5 to demonstrate some unreleased features, and their integration with websites in the cloud.

Education

  • Computer Science2011 - 2015 (expected)

    University of California, Los Angeles

    GPA: 3.4
    Courses taken/taking: Artificial Intelligence, Databases, Operating Systems, Linux/Unix, Discrete Math, Statistics, OpenGL

Programming Languages

  • Python

  • C/C++

  • Javascript

  • C#

  • Java

  • HTML5/CSS

  • PHP/SQL

Technologies

  • Linux

  • Perforce

  • jQuery

  • Node.js

  • SVN

  • Git

  • Django

Software

  • Apache

  • Nginx

  • MySQL

  • Hadoop/Hive

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