Education


Cooperative University of Colombia, Montería, COR
B.A in System Engineering | Jan 2013 to 2018 (expected)
GPA: 4.1 /5.0

  • Dean’s list: One of the best GPAs of the faculty and excellent scores in research contests.
  • Activities: Academic faculty council, Research fellow, Teacher Assistant.

University of Monterrey, Mexico, NL
Academic Exchange in Computer Technology Engineering | Jan to May 2017
GPA: 4.7 /5.0

  • Coursework: Component-based and web development, embedded applications, IT security, Interdisciplinary Project, Business Opportunities, Transformational Leadership.

Platzi, Online
Software Development Courses | Nov 2014 to Jul 2015

  • Coursework: Front-end Professional, HTML5 and CSS3, Web Responsive Design, Javascript, JQuery and Angular JS.

Skills


Tools: Trello, BaseCamp, Slack, Google G Suite, Matlab
Technical: Git, Python, Django, Flask, Sphinx, Java, Android, JavaScipt, Nodejs, Docker, NGinx, HTML/CSS, C++, Firebase, Postgres, MongoDB, Redis, Linux, Arduino, Raspberry Pi.

Certifications


LAB-ESAL: Social entrepreneurship laboratory for Latam, Opção Brasil
May 2016 | São Paulo, BR
With the support of AUALCPI, SEBRAE, and UNISOL, totaling 40 hours of participation divided into technical visits and practical exercises.

Academic Knowledge of General English
Dec 2015 | Monteria, CO
For having completed a minimum of 575 hours corresponding to the B2 level CEFR.

Campus Party Colombia Edition 6
Jul 2014 | Medellin, CO
Trained in Science, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship totaling 62 hours of content.

Campus Party Colombia Edition 7
Oct 2013 | Cali, CO
Trained on the topics of Smart Cities, Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Video Games development, totaling 75 hours of content.

Presentations


  • Developing an autonomous drone that allows measuring solar radiation.
    IV International Congress of System Engineering
    Cooperative University of Colombia, 2017

  • Nodebots: Using Johnny-Five
    MonteriaJS
    ViveLab Monteria, 2016

  • A modular and scalable hardware platform for the IOT world
    III International Congress of System Engineering
    University of Córdoba, 2016

  • How to control an Arduino robot from a web browser using Nodejs
    II International Congress of System Engineering
    University of Córdoba, 2016

  • Git & Github like a boss: How git gives value to your projects
    Mozilla Bootcamp
    Montería, 2014

  • Cold-Chain traceability, monitoring and management solutions
    Windsor Royal School
    Montería, 2014

  • Web Sockets on the modern web, the future of HTML5
    Cooperative University of Colombia
    Montería, 2014

Experience


Globinn | Co-Founder & CEO
Nov 2015 – Present | Montería, COR

  • Joined the first employees and setting up the culture and vision for the company.

  • Led a team of seven developers, building one SaaS product, two Android applications, and four custom software solutions.

Secbi Research Group | Research fellow & Team Leader
Jan 2015 – Oct 2017 | Montería, COR

  • Trained colleagues two hours per week on Backend and Frontend development through team-work and workshops totaling 35 sessions.

  • Assisted to five national research contests maintaining an average score of 96100.

  • Built and programmed automated robot/drones prototypes using Arduino and Raspberry Pi equipped with sensors such as Lidar, GPS, Geiger Counter, RFID for agricultural and health research.

  • Won an international robotics competition leading a team of 3 people called “Voyager.”

Local Government of Córdoba | Data Analyst
Feb 2014 to Jun 2015 | Montería, COR

  • Developed data validation scripts for large data sets improving the previous manual process by 70% in efficiency.

  • Performed statistical analysis for decision making on education coverage impacting more than 80,000 students and 10,000 teachers

Projects


Clistack | Product Architect & Sales Advisor
Nov 2015 – Present | Montería, COR

Developed a web application for health care management according to local laws regulations, deployed a multi-tenant architecture using Docker and managed relations looking for business opportunities.

Voier | Co-Founder & Product Architect
Jun 2016 – Mar 2017 | Montería, COR

Developed a real-time Android application using Firebase for ridesharing, launched it to the Play Store reaching 500 users, implemented a PostGIS database and exposing an API for fare estimations.

Devhunter Community | Co-Founder
Feb 2015 - Dec 2015 | Montería, COR

Started a software developer community of 100+ members, organized a Mozilla Hackathon for Firefox O.S and led around 20 community meetings as a speaker and organizer.

Sidesed | Founder
Dec 2014 - Apr 2015 | Valencia, COR

Developed a web application which allows improving administrative processes on education, deployed to 1,500 concurrent users and raised USD 17,500 through a SaaS, distribution model.

Honors & Awards


2017 – Merit Distinction for participation in multiple research contests, Cooperative University of Colombia

2017 – Dean’s List Academic Distinction for having a GPA of 4,1 / 5, Cooperative University of Colombia

2016 – 1st place at presentation 2nd most points Oklahoma State University Mercury Remote Robotics Challenge Competition, Bogotá

2016 – 1st place Research Projects contest REDCOLSI, Cooperative University of Colombia, Montería

2015 – 1st place Entrepreneurship and Innovation Fair, University of Cordoba, Montería