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Kaitlyn Taboada


Previous positions

  • Software Engineering Intern at ViaSat Inc.
  • File Clerk at ENVIRON


Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Bachelor of Science (BS), Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering




  • Software Engineer

    ViaSat Inc.

    July 2015 – Present(4 years 3 months)

  • Software Engineering Intern

    ViaSat Inc.

    May 2014 – August 2014(3 months)Carlsbad, CA

    • Developed an android application for satellite dish placement/ installation by a user • Developed an android application for satellite dish troubleshooting by a user • Learned to implement readings from cell phone sensors to display information • Learned how to create an effective user interface • Ran weekly meetings for development with my team • Tested troubleshooting app with coworkers to see if they could receive optimal satellite signal using only the app • Gave a formal presentation on my work at the end of the internship

  • File Clerk


    May 2013 – August 2013(3 months)Arlington, VA

    • Researched client information and categorized them based on their description • Created pivot tables in excel to organized employee time sheets • Scanned receipts and account information into the system database • Filed, scanned, and entered terminated employee information into the system database • Filed payroll documents • Organized file room and discarded any nonessential files


Skills & Expertise

  • Engineering
  • Algorithms
  • JavaScript
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Systems Engineering
  • React.js
  • Backbone.js
  • Microsoft Office
  • PHP
  • C++
  • Android
  • Electrical Engineering
  • HTML
  • Software Engineering
  • Programming
  • Java