Sem Limi
Software Engineer
Summary

Molecular Biologist turned Software Engineer. Passionate about teaching and creating interactive products with tech.  My tech stack is HTML | CSS | JavaScript | React.js | Node.js / Express | Python | Django | PostreSQL

Projects
Market Organizer App

  • Web application for local small markets to host vendors to sell their products to neighborhood customers.
  • Served as Full Stack Developer on the project.

HTML | CSS | JavaScript | React | Node / Express  | PostgreSQL | Material UI

Github: https://github.com/labs-13-market-org  ;  URL:  https://nostalgic-wing-420c23.netlify.com/

Good Time Journal

  • Web application for individuals to journal and contemplate on their activities to design their lives better.
  • Served as the User Interface Developer on the project.

HTML | CSS | JavaScript | Bootstrap | React | PostgreSQL | Node / Express

Github: https://github.com/GoodTimeJournal  ;  URL:  https://sem-goodtime-journal.netlify.com/

Wellness Sleep

  • Web application for users to upload and share images of their sleep data with friends.
  • Served as the Full Stack Developer on the project.

HTML | CSS | JavaScript | React | PostgreSQL | Node / Express

Github: https://github.com/labs12-wellness-bet-sleep  ;  URL: https://boring-neumann-38e1b5.netlify.com/

Employment
Lambda School
Remote
Computer Science Team Lead
Oct. 2019 to Current

  • Lead a team of 8-9 students in daily code challenges and software engineering projects in JS and Python using the agile methodology. 
  • Educated 16+ students on efficient learning techniques, algorithms and code challenges.
  • Provide daily code reviews for 7+ students, coach on code improvements and best practices & ensure team members meet their deadlines.
  • Lead 1:1 mentoring sessions to provide encouragement & support for students, lead daily stand up meetings to facilitate sharing of ideas.
  • Deliver live coding demos on software engineering topics including linked lists, binary trees, hash tables, graphs and recursion. 

Lambda School
Remote
Web Development Fellow
Apr. 2019 to July 2019

  • Built 2 full stack health and wellness and E-commerce web applications.
  • Designed and implemented clean frontend user interface as well as backend database logic, collaborating with a team of 5 other software engineers in an agile environment.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY
Biology Researcher
Sept. 2010 to Dec. 2018

  • Used quantitative data gathered to develop an understanding of how and in which cells crystallin genes are expressed in the eye.
  • Presented technical data in easy to understand bite-sized pieces using PowerPoint presentations to various audiences at seminars.

Skills
CSS
HTML
JavaScript
React.js
Redux
Node.js
Express
Python
Django
SQL
PostgreSQL
Git
Github
Material UI
Heroku
Adobe Photoshop
SASS
Micosoft Excel
Jest
Teamwork
Management
Data Structures and Algorithms
Education
Lambda School
Jan. 2019 to Sept. 2019
Full Stack Web Development Certification Computer Science 2019
30 weeks of intensive experience shipping, testing, pair programming, and debugging code. Developed web apps using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React, Redux, Node, Express, PostgreSQL, Python & Django. Followed agile development and Git work-flow methods, submitting all projects on time as feature complete MVPs.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Sept. 2010 to Dec. 2018
M.S./PhD Molecular Genetics 2018
Used quantitative data gathered from molecular biology experiments to understand gene expression. Presented data using PowerPoint presentations to various audiences at seminars and conferences.