== James Desmond ==


James Desmond

jamesdesmond13@gmail.com | Boston, MA | github.com/jamesdesmond | linkedin.com/in/james-desmond/

Recent college graduate seeking the ability to further my software development skills at an entry level position. My areas of interest are Python development, Quantitative Analysis, and any form of automation.


Wentworth Institute of Technology | Boston, MA Graduating: August 2020

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Minor in Computer Networking

SKILLS - Ordered by years of experience

Programming Languages: Python, Java, C, bash, JS(Angular/React), C#/VB.NET, R, MATLAB

Libraries & Frameworks: Pandas, Faker, Tone.js, WPF, ag-grid, openCV, datashader, JavaFX, Meta.vlc

Software: git, vim, Tableau, Visual Studio, IntelliJ/Pycharm, SQL Server Management Studio, Jira


Eaton Vance Corporation | Boston, MA
IT Marketing Co-Op January 2019 - April 2019 & September 2019 - December 2019

  • Implemented a file upload screen for tabular data using Typescript, PHP, Oracle DB, and MSSQL

  • Created new data visualization features for a company website using AngularJS and Tableau

  • Developed Python scripts to automate data import from many different filetypes to a DB backend

  • Created SQL Views and Stored Procedures in MSSQL as well as Oracle

Kaman Corporation | Bloomfield, CT
Information Technology Infrastructure Intern June 2018 - August 2018

  • Developed bash scripts for server health monitoring on Suse Linux as well as RHEL

  • Presented research on WhatsUpGold server monitoring and best practices for its implementation

Hartford Hospital Center for Education, Simulation, and Innovation (CESI) | Hartford, CT
Software Engineer April 2017 - August 2017

  • Programmed a WPF application in VB.NET, using the MVVM design pattern, for displaying PTZ camera feeds

  • Ensured multiple methods of touchscreen controls were user-friendly by implementing user feedback

  • Stored camera connection information and preferences as serialized objects in MSSQL

The Town of South Windsor, Connecticut | South Windsor, CT
Information Technology Lead Intern Summers 2015 - 2017

  • Developed a WPF application in C#, enabling supervisors to update and track their employees trainings

  • Utilized SQL Express to store and update employee training information

  • Managed general help desk tickets for IT user support

  • Researched A/V equipment upgrades, worked with vendors to create multimedia solutions for town facilities


Coin Counting Image Processing | Matlab Jan 2020 - April 2020

  • Worked with a partner to create a tool to count the monetary value of scattered coins based on a single image

Online Synth | ReactJS, Typescript, Tone.js, MongoDB April 2020 - Aug 2020

  • Followed Agile methodology to create an online audio synthesizer with sequencing and recording capabilities

SmartDorm | Java, OpenweatherAPI, mutt Sept 2016 - Dec 2016

  • Created a wall mounted Raspberry Pi 3 and 16x2 lcd with 5 buttons to display weather and news


Eagle Scout, Troop 390 South Windsor, CT, 2016

FRC Team 177, Lead Programmer, 2013-2016