📁 Experience

Here is some of the professional experience I have worked on in the past! Feel free to also check out my LinkedIn for more up to date information on where I am working.

✏️ Education

University of California, Los Angeles

B.S. in Computer Science

September 2021 - present

Los Angeles, California

Coursework: Introduction to Programming in C++, Data Structures & Algorithms, Software Construction, Computer Organization, Operating Systems, Computer Security, Secure Computing Systems, Deep Learning & Neural Networks, Computer Network Fundamentals.

💼 Professional Experience

Software Engineer Intern


June 2023 - present

Irvine, California

Currently working on the Cloud Ingestion Team. More information about this soon.

AI Intern

LatticeWork, Inc.

August 2022 - May 2023

San Jose, California

Assisted with various AI related projects. More information about this soon.

Cyber CTF Director


February 2022 - February 2023

Los Angeles, California

Currently managing Psi Beta Rho, UCLA's competitive Capture The Flag (CTF) cybersecurity team. Facilitated weekly practices involving learning industry standard cybersecurity tools such as common Linux programs, Python scripting, reverse engineering tools, and forensics tools. Organized guest speakers and collaborations with other colleges to provide exposure to vast cybersecurity experiences. Managed team members and other students while competing at external CTFs.

Cyber Officer


February 2022 - present

Los Angeles, California

Currently helping grow cybersecurity learning at UCLA! Helping organize Cyber Academy, a weekly workshop series promoting cybersecurity fundamentals such as file analysis, cross site scripting, & steganography to about 20-30 computer science students. Facilitated organization's DevOps through weekly deployment of challenges to an AWS EC2 server for events using Git and CI/CD tools. Maintained the Cyber website platform written in Rust and improved documentation for maintenance and deployment. Developed challenges for workshops involving C and common Linux tools.

Residential Teaching Assistant

New Jersey Governor's School of Engineering & Technology

June - July 2022

New Brunswick, New Jersey

Taught the top 71 engineering high school students in NJ through workshops relating to engineering research, Git/GitHub, machine learning, and LaTeX/Overleaf. Facilitated research as a project liaison for two research groups who investigated using properties of structure-borne sounds and machine learning models in MATLAB to identify hand structure as a biometric mobile authentication system and developing crowd-sourced engagement features for higher education through a web application written in React.js. Developed web scraping scripts using Python and regex to archive 8+ years worth of research paper PDFs and metadata to assist with a site migration for the Governor's School research journal.

Cyber Intern


November 2021 - February 2022

Los Angeles, California

Helped organize Cyber Academy, a weekly workshop series promoting cybersecurity fundamentals and focusing on forensics for Winter Quarter 2022. Contributed to the weekly cyber newsletter focusing on current trends & tips for cybersecurity. Developed challenges for workshops and CTF After Dark covering cybersecurity tools such as Linux and other forensics tools.

Founder, CEO, & Student Tutor

Liu U: Tutoring Services

September 2017 - December 2021

Morristown, New Jersey

Founded Liu U: Tutoring Services, a company dedicated to connecting tutee-clients to tutors in our student-to-student learning model that specializes in math and science tutoring as well as SAT preparation. Worked as a student-tutor and developed tailored educational plans for clients. Learned entrepreneurial skills of organizing, logistics, customer service, and marketing.

Mock Trial Camp Director & Counselor

Liu U: Tutoring Services

August 2020

Morristown, New Jersey

Ran a virtual week-long summer camp teaching local & international students about the US justice system, public speaking, & mock trial. Developed camp curriculum and gave presentations to attendees. Responsible with organizing, advertising, and recruiting counselors.

Data Science Intern

Renaissance Learning

July - August 2020

New York, New York

Spent 8 week at the Learning Science Internship program. Worked under a data scientist on an independent research project to analyze the impact of unemployment benefits within the United States. Learned data science applications of Python, Git, and Jupyter Notebook and about data sourcing and cleaning.

Student Researcher

New Jersey Governor's School of Engineering & Technology

June - July 2020

New Brunswick, New Jersey

Accepted as a Scholar among the top 72 of NJ high school students with a less than 1% acceptance rate. Published research paper, Integrating Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision into an Interactive Learning Platform, to 2020 GSET Research journal. Developed an educational video conferencing platform with Python that had machine learning features. Research was presented at both the 2020 NJ GSET Symposium and the 2020 MIT IEEE URTC.