Owen Voorhees

Berkeley, CA

owen@squibner.com

Skills

  • 8 years of experience developing iOS applications
  • Experience writing software to interact with a wide variety of peripheral hardware over USB and Bluetooth
  • Experience training and evaluating the performance of machine learning classifiers
  • Extensive Objective-C, C, and Swift experience on Apple platforms
  • Familiarity with Python, Matlab, and Java

Education

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

B.S., Computer Science and Engineering, 3.9 GPA

In Progress

Relevant Coursework: Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, Linear Algebra and Differential Equations, Data Structures and Algorithms


Experience

Field Diagnostics Engineering Intern, Apple

(May 2017-Dec 2017)

  • Developed new iOS hardware diagnostics and helped maintain existing tools
  • Wrote software to test functionality of external hardware from a host machine
  • Applied machine learning algorithms at scale to diagnose hardware failures
  • Worked with cross-functional teams to build tools meeting key business requirements

Founder and Lead Developer, Squibner LLC

(2009-Present)

Developed successful iOS applications, including:


Programming Lead, Mentor for Hinsdale FIRST Robotics Team

(2013-2016)

  • Managed a team of about fifteen students to develop robot control systems
  • Taught new members the basics of programming and software development

Recurring Guest Speaker, Indian Prairie Computer Club

(2012-2016)

  • Gave yearly presentations on a variety of technical topics