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Justin Chen



University of California San Diego, Bachelor of Science – BS, Computer Science




I am a highly motivated senior attending UCSD, graduating June 2019. After receiving my degree, I currently am interested in pursuing careers in software and web development, cloud computing, and IT. I am currently employed by UCSD ITS-Housing, Dining, and Hospitality, where I provide tier 1 support to 1000’s of the university’s employees. My hobbies include playing games, watching anime, reading manga, break/urban dancing and modding cars.


  • Full Stack Engineer

    KaiOS Technologies, Inc.

    June 2019 – Present(4 months)Greater San Diego Area

  • IT Desktop Support and Help Desk Technician

    UC San Diego – Housing • Dining • Hospitality

    December 2016 – Present(2 years 10 months)La Jolla, California

    • Provided Tier 1 end user support to over 1000 University employees via phone, remote desktop, and field support. • Managed responsibilities of team of 10 students as Help Desk Lead. • Coordinated with System Administrators to deploy software images for users and resolve via Microsoft SCCM. • Reconfigured and tested TCP/IP network connectivity in order to increase efficiency and ensure reliability for secure campus connection. • Managed inventory of department assets via IBM Maximo and user accounts via Active Directory. • Managed and delegated support tickets to prioritize and streamline assistance, oversaw user account maintenance to ensure authenticity and privacy, and organized department assets and documentation.



  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • Spanish

    Professional working proficiency


  • Flyr

    UX/UI Specialist and Quality Assurance • Developed application for improved student org advertisement and event organization to campus student body. • Implemented application design and interface in Java (Android Studio), along with unit and integration testing.

    Team Members (1):
    • Justin Chen
  • Game Solver

    Software Developer • Recreated Sudoku, 2048, Blackjack, Gomoku and their respective AI solvers, allowing for increased win rates for players. • Implemented in Python using PyGame.

    Team Members (1):
    • Justin Chen
  • MeatSpace

    March 2019

    Programmer • Developed, documented, and deployed a custom web component library usable by developers for their own projects. • Implemented custom elements and web components using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, to specification of an industry client.

    Team Members (1):
    • Justin Chen
  • MemeMaster

    Full Stack Developer • Built CRUD application which allow users to easily create, upload and distribute memes on the internet. • Implemented using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Firebase.

    Team Members (1):
    • Justin Chen
  • Beermenter

    Front End Developer • Designed and created web application that compiles data from 10 San Diego County Breweries and provides beer recommendations to users based on personal preferences. • Implemented using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Firebase.

    Team Members (1):
    • Justin Chen
  • Gadgetron

    Programmer • Programmed Arduino Robots using C++ capable of movement and obstacle detection/avoidance for local collegiate competition.

    Team Members (1):
    • Justin Chen

Skills & Expertise

  • Windows Batch
  • Git
  • Matlab
  • Leadership
  • System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
  • JavaScript
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Bootstrap
  • JIRA
  • Active Directory
  • User Experience (UX)
  • C#
  • Unix
  • Visual Studio
  • Python
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Maximo
  • Microsoft Office
  • Android Development
  • jQuery
  • Customer Service
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Cloud Development
  • Teamwork
  • Github
  • C
  • Node.js
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Docker
  • MySQL
  • C++
  • Android
  • Android Studio
  • HTML
  • Kubernetes
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Shell Scripting
  • Quality Assurance
  • Bash
  • User Interface Design
  • Kronos
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Java
  • Firebase
  • Office 365
  • Windows
  • Assembly Language


University of California San Diego

  • Computer Security(CSE 127)
  • Theory of Computability(CSE 105)
  • Web Client Languages(CSE 134B)
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms(CSE 101)
  • Components and Design Techniques for Digital Systems(CSE 140)
  • Artificial Intelligence(CSE 150)
  • Computer Organization and Systems Programming(CSE 30)
  • Team Software Engineering(CSE 110 and CSE 112)
  • Software Tools and Techniques Laboratory(CSE 15L)
  • Advanced Data Structures(CSE 100)
  • Principles of Computer Operating Systems(CSE 120)
  • Digital Systems Laboratory(CSE 140L)
  • Basic Data Structures and Object-Oriented Design(CSE 12)
  • Object-Oriented Programming(CSE 11)
  • Mathematics for Algorithms and Systems(CSE 21)
  • Discrete Mathematics(CSE 20)