Resume - Anis Abboud

Last updated: September 2016

Education

2015-2016

Start-uP MBA, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

2013-2015

M.Sc. in Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park

GPA 4.00, Fulbright Fellowship

Projects in CMSC838f class: Joytunes, Liquid Lights, Polite Bunny, Math Blox.

Other projects: VisuMaps.com (visualize data on maps)

2008-2012

B.Sc. in Computer Sciences, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology.

GPA: 94.3/100 (Summa Cum Laude).

Made the Dean’s list (top 15%) three times, and the President’s list (top 3%) in five semesters.

Among the winners of the Computer Science 2011 Best Project Contest.

 2002-2008

Sisters of St. Joseph School – Nazareth.

Majored in Computer Science, Physics and Mathematics.

Psychometric score 759.

Professional Experience

2016-present

Founded Brainkos gamified education startup - www.brainkos.com

Spring 2015

Developed Android/iOS thinking game Explode - www.explode.cc

Spring 2015

University of Maryland, College Park – Graduate Research Assistant
Advised by Prof.
Jon Froehlich on the HandSight project - a ring equipped with a camera, worn by a blind user to perform tasks like reading.

2010-2013

Google – Software Engineer.

2007-2008

801 Ltd. – Psychometric Entrance Test preparation company.

Teaching Experience

2010-2012

Tutor in C Language workshops for freshmen – Landa Project, Technion.

2010

Private Lessons - Center for Promotion of Teaching – Technion.

Programming Skills

C, C++, C#, Java, Python, XSLT, Android, Unity, MATLAB, …

Miscellaneous

2005-2008

Participated in Net@ Project; through it I earned these certificates:

  • CompTIA A+ – with scores 830/900 and 890/900.
  • Cisco CCENT – with score 1000/1000.

Languages

Arabic (native), Hebrew, and English (excellent).