Jacob Aronoff
| (617) 645-6573 | 29 Lansing Road, Newton, Massachusetts, 02465
github.com/jaronoff97 | linkedin.com/in/jaronoff97/ | Available: January-June 2018
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
Giphy, Hackathon Ambassador Sep 2017 — Present
  • Represent Giphy at local hackathons
  • Assist students with Giphy APIs
  • Create sample applications using the Giphy API
DataDog, Sofware Engineer May — Aug 2017
New York City, New York
  • 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
  • Worked with distributed technologies including Kafka, Cassandra, and ElasticSearch
Bitsight Technologies, Software Engineering Intern Jun 2015 — Aug 2016
Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 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
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
Technologies (Advanced): AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, Terraform
The Genial, Brilliant, Candy-Loving Hackers of Stetson West, Wired Magazine May 2017
  • A profile of my friends and me about our lives as CS majors at Northeastern.
HackNY, Fellow May — Aug 2017
  • Served as a member of the hackNY class of 2017 fellows
  • Worked on social good projects with other fellows
Milton Academy Programming Club, Founder and Head Tutor Sep 2014 — Jun 2016
  • Started the programming tutor curriculum
  • Honored by the programming department with the creation of the 'Jacob Aronoff Award'
English (Native speaker) , Hebrew (Beginner) , Chinese (Mandarin) (Conversational)
Entrepreneurship [ Tamid , Entrepreneurs Club ] , Photography , Film