Brendan Wu

Toronto · Ontario, CA · (416) 770-2108 · wubrendan7@gmail.com

An enthusiastic developer who loves to build mobile games for players and full stack solutions for businesses.

Link to updated resume


Experience

Lifted Solutions

Developer

A software development agency contracted by York University to create “BookXchange”, a social web/mobile platform for students to exchange books and textbooks

Leading the design, development, and deployment of the web and mobile platforms using a service-oriented architecture and a unified codebase solution.

App still in development.

Core technologies involved : MongoDB, ExpressJS, Angular, NodeJS, Angular Material, NativeScript, Google Cloud Platform, Google Books API.

June 2018 - Present

Fitviser

Developer

Shopify alternative geared towards local businesses

Worked under a team to migrate existing Firebase database to MongoDB and EC2.

Helped move application logic to the API level to suppress the workload client side.

Created an inventory management app for users.

Core technologies involved : NGXS, NGINX, Ionic, MongoDB, Loopback, NodeJS, Angular

May 2018 - Present

95apps / wubrendan.com

Founder

Developed RibbonJump IOS / Android, a 3D platformer game using Unity and deployed on the App store and Play store.

Developed a real-time child mental health app for a hackathon using Firebase and big data analytics to bridge the growing disconnect in families due to technology.

Developed Operation: Mother Earth, a fun 2D arcade space shooter made with Swift and Spritekit.


Cool little machine learning application i made hosted at : http://3.17.23.107:8080/

Feb 2016 - Present

Nikon Canada

Front-end developer

Part time junior developer, helped in various front-end projects using JavaScript technology.

Sep 2014 - Dec 2015

Education

University of Toronto

Bachelor of Science
Computer Science
Sep 2018 - Present

Earl Haig Secondary School

Average: 93.2 %

Point Guard - Varsity Basketball #7

Sep 2014 - Jun 2018

Skills

Skill Matrix :

[Web]: Angular, NodeJS, ExpressJs, NGXS, NGINX, Socket.IO, jQuery, Angular Material, Bootstrap, CSS, HTML5, C#, JSON, JWT, SQL, Docker, GitHub,Git, TFS

[Mobile] NativeScript, Ionic, Unity, iOS, Swift, Hybrid, SpriteKit, Xcode

[Cloud] AWS, GCP, EC2, S3, Azure

[Database] MongoDB, Firebase, SQL, MySQL

[Design] Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects, Blender

Workflow
  • Unified JavaScript solution
  • Responsive Design
  • Cross Browser/Platform Testing & Debugging
  • Agile Development & Scrum

Interests

Apart from being a developer, I enjoy playing basketball. It helps me unwind and gives me a nice energy boost for the day. My favorite team is of course, the Raptors - we're winning it all this year.

I also like playing guitar and jamming out with friends.


Awards & Certifications

  • SAS Programming Certification of Completion
  • CPA : Programming Essentials in C++
  • Introduction to IoT