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Jiexi Luan

Software Engineer | Digital Nomad

(925) 207 8397 - hello@jiexi.co - http://jiexi.co | Facebook - LinkedIn - Github

Interests: Travel, Videography, Mechanical Keyboards, Electric Skateboarding, PC Gaming, and Software Development

Experience

Senior Software Engineer:

Originate (Remote), 2019 - present
  • Architected niche news aggregation, extraction, analysis system
  • Coordinated multi-disciplinary team on product ideation and creation

Software Engineer:

Originate (San Francisco, CA), 2015 - 2019
  • Improved leads in top niche e-commerce site via flexible predictive search
  • Balanced operation and improvement of serverless niche search engine
  • Executed implementation of several internal company projects
  • Proved viability of fully remote work during year of travel around the world

Software Engineer Intern:

Originate (Los Angeles, CA), 2014 - 2015
  • Practiced TDD to develop Node.js web app following MVC pattern
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team on sprints and code reviews
  • Developed an automated fantasy sports betting bot for intern project

System Admin:

Pleasant Paper Recycling (Concord, CA), 2013 - present
  • Established multi-location network of POS/IOT devices via IPSec VPN
  • Interacted with MS SQL, RDP, Schedulers on MS Server 2008 R2
  • Maintained software and hardware for their working life cycles

Freelancer:

Dan Helix for Mayor (Concord, CA), 2012
  • Developed front-end for political campaign website
  • Setup MX server and DNS entries for incoming and outgoing emails

Education

Bachelor of Science:

University of California Los Angeles, 2011 - 2015

High School Diploma:

College Park High School, 2007 - 2011
  • High Honors, Math Certificate, Science Certificate

Projects

Remote Year Participant:

Work Travel Program, 2017 - 2018
  • Traveled around the world for a year while keeping regular work schedule
  • Learned novice videography skills by making several travel videos
  • Documented daily experiences by recording single second everyday
  • Captured one polaroid a day into compiled album of all places visited

AdTwixt:

URL Shortener with Interstitial Captcha Ads, 2013
  • Developed efficient scripts that served traffic in the millions per month
  • Established small network of publishers and advertisers

Miuzer:

Community Generated Music Library, 2011
  • Developed web 2.0 music player based with code from TheCloudPlayer
  • Replaced Rails backend with stripped down PHP version

FileFx:

File Sharing with CPA Integration, 2010
  • Created distributed/scalable system for serving user uploaded files
  • Became publisher on majority of industry leading CPA advertising networks
  • Grew group of participants in revenue sharing program

PHPMyMirror:

File Mirroring Script, 2009
  • Designed file mirroring addon for popular file sharing script
  • Distributed over 50 licenses across several releases

Craze.cc:

Social Topic Discussion, 2008
  • Developed Reddit-like topic discussion website with Pligg
  • Recevied over 14,000 organic visits per month
  • Sold for $895 and continued development as freelancer

Uber-Upload:

File Mirroring Website, 2007
  • Developed file sharing website that mirrored files to other file sharing sites
  • Sold for $139

Skills

Software:

Algolia, AngularJS, Bootstrap, C++, CSS, CodeIgniter, Coffeescript, Cucumber, Firebase, GraphQL, Headless Chromium, HTML, JQuery, Javascript, Lexalytics, MS SQL, MongoDB, MySQL, Node.js, Objective C, PHP, PhantomJS, PostgreSQL, React, Redis, Ruby on Rails, SASS, Selenium, Stylus, Typescript