Duc Nguyen

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Software Developer / Computer Science Student

Currently seeking Summer/Winter 2022 Internship in software field

> Hello world, this is Duc

That was my very first "Hello, world" program I wrote, all the way back when I was in primary school and learning Pascal. It was intimidating for a 9 years old boy to write something and make it work on a black and white computer screen, but it ignited my fascination for programming and computer. Since then, a lot of things have changed, but my passion for programming never does. I still see the terminal screen as a canvas for me to get creative and the keyboard is a brush to make extraordinary things, up to this day.

After completing my high school degree in Hanoi, I moved to Montreal, Canada in 2017 to pursue a bachelor's degree in Computer Science at Concordia University. It was here that I learn the fundamentals of this field and get to do more of the things I love.

I love watching Netflix 🍿 , reading books 📕 , travelling 🚗 , drinking boba 🥤 , and petting dogs 🐶.

I am always looking for a team where I can collaborate and deliver high-quality works. If I sound like a good fit for your team, hit me up!

Technical Skills







My Timeline

Work Experience

Software Developer Intern

May 2022 - August 2022

DRW Trading



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Technology Analyst

January 2022 - April 2022

Morgan Stanley

Technology & Operations Risk

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Software Developer Intern

May 2021 - August 2021

DRW Trading

Worked on event-driven trading team in a high frequency trading firm. developed news pipeline to support traders and analysts.

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Software Developer Intern

September 2020 - April 2021

Ericsson

Worked on Theia team, contributed to Eclipse Theia - an open-source framework to develop Cloud & Desktop IDE products. Theia is used and developed by companies such as Ericsson, Google, Typefox, Red Hat, SAP, Eclipse and more.

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  • Authored and developed @theia/external-terminal - a Theia package that contributes the ability to interact with native terminals, using TypeScript, Node.js, React.js, and Electron.
  • Authored and created Selene-IDE, based on Theia for personal and illustration purposes.

Education

Bachelor of Computer Science

2017 - Present

Concordia University, Montreal, QC

  • CO-OP student at Concordia Institute for Co-operative Education

Volunteer

VP of Technology / Team Lead

May 2021 - February 2022

HackConcordia

Research Assistant

May 2021 - August 2021

Concordia Data System Lab, Montreal, QC

Certificate

Introduction to R for Finance

Issued: April 2021

DataCamp

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Git Intermediate Techniques

Issued: March 2021

LinkedIn Learning

McGill Personal Finance Essentials

Issued: July 2020

McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management

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Projects

Clerver-ICE - 1st prize winner of Intact Challenge

May 2021

TOHacks, Toronto, ON

CleverICE (or Clever Insurance Claim Extract) allows insurance companies to upload claim letters from their customers and get insights quickly.

Best Project that Improves Customer Satisfaction - TOHack 2021

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COVID 19 Detector

August 2020

HackThe6ix, Toronto, ON

A web app that uses Machine Learning to quickly determine the probability of a person contracting with COVID-19 based on Chest CT Scan images. Healthcare providers can use the project as a filtering round to quickly find high potential patients and prioritize those in need.

More information
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Dog Breed Classifier

June 2020 - July 2020

Montreal, QC

A web app that analyzes the picture of your dog and shows the information you need about that breed. Just upload a picture of a dog, and everything will be done for you in just a few secs.

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Dog Facts API

May 2020

Montreal, QC

A REST API service that returns dog facts per requested. There is no other dog facts API while there are many APIs supporting cat facts. That's unfair, and I am a dog person; hence, this project.

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Tell-us

January 2020

ConU Hacks V, Montreal, QC

According to Canadian Mental Health Association, 49% of people who went through anxiety and depression have never seen a doctor. This application helps the user find a diagnosis and locate the nearest institution that will provide professional help.

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Contact Me

If I sound like a good fit for your team, send me a note and let's talk!
Or if you're curious and want to know more about me, leave a note and let's be friend!

Based in:

Montreal, QC, Canada

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