Jacob Aronoff
| (617) 645-6573 | 29 Lansing Road, Newton, Massachusetts, 02465
EDUCATION
Northeastern University, College of Computer and Information Science Aug 2016 — Jun 2020
Candidate for a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, GPA: 3.8/4.0 Dean's list
  • CS 3500 - Object Oriented Design
  • DS 4400 - Data Mining and Machine Learning
  • CS 3650 - Computer Systems
EXPERIENCE
Datadog, Sofware Engineer May 2017 — Jul 2018
New York City, New York
http://www.datadoghq.com
  • Built a service that handles with millions of requests per day
  • Developed and maintained multiple Go and Python services
  • Acclerated a portion of the company's infrastructure, solving 50+ customer request tickets
  • Migrated a major pipeline dependency to an autoscaling group, using Kafka 10 for load balancing
  • Moved multiple services to autoscaling groups in AWS, decreasing the amount of outages
  • Generated the first Swift mobile library for the Datadog API, called SwiftDog
  • Created a new ElasticSearch 6 cluster, improving frontend performance
Bitsight Technologies, Software Engineering Intern Jun 2015 — Aug 2016
Cambridge, Massachusetts
https://www.bitsighttech.com
  • Automated customer support by leveraging three seperate APIs in a microservice
  • Created micro services in Flask, Javascript, and Java
  • Updated the company wide testing suite
SKILLS
App Development (Expert): Swift, Java, React Native
Backend Development (Advanced): Python, Java, NodeJS, SQL, Go
Frameworks (Advanced): React, Flask, Django, Vue, Vapor
Databases (Advanced): MySQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, Postgres, ElasticSearch
Technologies (Advanced): AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, Terraform
VOLUNTEERING
HackNY, Fellow May — Aug 2017
  • Served as a member of the hackNY class of 2017 fellows
  • Worked on social good projects with other fellows
HackNY, Mentor May 2018 — Present
  • Mentored a group of 19 fellows of the hackNY class of 2018
  • Coordinated events and speakers for fellows
  • Planned hack nights for fellows to work on social good projects
DaisyDebt, Software Engineer Jan 2018 — Present
  • Developed services and automations
  • Helped develop a ruby on rails service
  • Wrote multiple AWS Lambda functions to automate tasks
LANGUAGES
English (Native speaker) , Hebrew (Beginner) , Chinese (Mandarin) (Beginner)
INTERESTS
Entrepreneurship [ Tamid, Entrepreneurs Club ], Photography, Film