Kevin Peng

University of Waterloo Software Engineering Student

kevin@kpeng.ca

github.com/kevintpeng

linkedin.com/in/kevintpeng

Résumé

Ferocious learner, driven to innovate, and passionate about software infrastructure and design. I'm looking for internships and excited to solve interesting problems, let me know if you need another teammate!

Work Experience


Bloomberg

Software Engineering Intern

Manhattan, NY | Fall 2017


 Apple

Software Engineering Intern

Cupertino, CA | Winter 2017


Shopify

Production Engineering Intern

Ottawa, Canada | Summer 2016


Petro Recruit

Co-founder

Calgary AB / Waterloo ON | Summer 2015 – Summer 2016

Petro Recruit

PetroPredict @ Velocity Garage

Data Engineering Intern

Waterloo ON | Summer 2014

Published on Velocity Site Project Source Code

Projects


Paxos-Video

Source Code

Website Generator

Learn Something Everyday Source Code

Ruby Crawler & Scraper

Source Code

UW Overflow

Ruby on Rails Application that implements a voting based system for crowd-sourced answers and collaboration on practice exams and homework.

Source Code

TI LAUNCHPAD GAME OF LIFE

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Rubik's Cube Solver

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POLYNOMIAL GRAPHING CALCULATOR

Parses and displays polynomial functions, through a command line interface. Able to factor any polynomial and do arithmetic operations on polynomials.

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WINRATE AND STATISTICAL ANALYZER FOR DOTA

Source Code

Farthest Points in a Set

Computes the farthest pair of points in a set of points, implementing convex hull finding and anti-podal analysis.

Source Code

Mandelbrot and Julia Sets

Interactive Mandelbrot set generator with corresponding julia sets using complex number implementation. The view is zoomable, displaying closer snapshots of the sets. They are displayed using an rgb color scale.

Source Code

Awards


National Science Fair Silver Medalist & Best in Category for Information Technology

2011

The project titled "The Germ-inator" examined the comparison of natural and synthetic anti-microbials. An innovative technique was used to gather precise measurements for bacterial reduction. By taking digital photographs of a petri-dish, a pixel to mm ratio could be determined. Then, specific fine measurements on the dish could be determined through digital analysis.


Eastern Canada Student Energy Conference

2015

Energy Innovation Award

Sponsored by Shell; awarded for winning team in case study competition.


Laurelwood Neighbourhood Association

2015

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SCHOLARSHIP

This award was for outstanding contributions to the community of Laurelwood through involvement with the Laurelwood Neighbourhood Association.


University of Waterloo

2015

President's Scholarship

Awarded to students applying to the University of Waterloo with an average of 95% or higher.


Waterloo Wellington Science and Engineering Fair (WWSEF)

2011

3x Gold Medalist


Canadian Computing Competition Certificate of Distinction (Top 25%)

Winner of SJAM Engineering Robotics Competition

DECA Silver Medalist

2X Award of Merit, Waterloo Wellington Science and Engineering Fair (WWSEF)

2X Best of Division Award, WWSEF

Sir Isaac Newton Award, WWSEF

The Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation Stepping Stone Award, WWSEF

2010 – 2015

Other Achievements