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Omar Caraveo


Previous positions

  • Software Engineer at Lanyon
  • Software Engineer at The Active Network


University of California, San Diego, BS, Computer Science




I’m a passionate software engineer. Build web applications and desktop applications. Most recently worked on developing a DNA-sequence cloud web application for bioinformaticians, using Angular JS, a C# Web API, backed by MySQL. Prior, I developed applications to manage and organize large event registrations. Even further back, I worked on a company-internal web workflow application used to track and manage multimillion dollar telecom invoices. Specialties: Web applications and WinForms applications using: .NET; C#; AngularJS, JavaScript, JQuery; RESTful/Web APIs, TSQL; Git, SVN, TFS; NodeJS; Nuget; and many, many other technologies.


  • Senior Software Engineer


    September 2014 – Present(5 years 1 month)Greater San Diego Area

    Helped develop BaseSpace, a DNA-sequencing cloud computing web application designed for bioinformaticians, and helped integrate next generation DNA instruments with BaseSpace.

  • Software Engineer


    May 2014 – August 2014(3 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Helped develop RegOnline, a web application to manage registrations, members, and services.

  • Software Engineer

    The Active Network

    April 2012 – April 2014(2 years)San Diego, CA

    – High transaction and high traffic web site solutions. – Experienced .NET web application developer (ASP.NET, MVC, javascript). – Knowledgeable in Microsoft SQL Server. – Practical experience employing scalable architectures. – Solid background with Agile software development methodologies. – Open to the use of new technologies.

  • Software Developer


    August 2006 – February 2012(5 years 6 months)

    I’m part of small team of developers. We develop our internal and external web application, MyTelcoManager.

  • Software Engineer


    2012 – 2012

    Software development.

  • Office Manager

    A&E Carpet & Tile

    May 2006 – August 2006(3 months)

    Managed the office for the owner. Accepted and offered services to in-store customers. Took and placed orders of goods. Scheduled estimate visits. Kept store in presentable condition.

  • Delivery Driver

    University of California, San Diego Book Store

    February 2005 – March 2006(1 year 1 month)

    Delivery of all book store products, from office items to expensive computer servers and monitors. Managed my own delivery route to on-campus and off-campus sites. Carried out general duties at the Stagging and Receiving area of the book store. Provided a minor security checkpoint to any and all personnel.


  • University of California, San Diego

    BS, Computer Science

    2004 – 2007

    Active member and webmaster of SHPE (Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers)

    Activities and Societies

    SHPE (Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers)

  • Southwestern Community College

    Transfer Studies

    2000 – 2004

    Activities and Societies



  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • Spanish

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills & Expertise

  • Tortoise SVN
  • Git
  • LINQ
  • Software Design
  • JavaScript
  • Software
  • Bootstrap
  • Visual C#
  • C#
  • REST
  • TeamCity
  • ORM
  • Databases
  • Nuget
  • Knockout JS
  • Entity Framework
  • Web Services API
  • Configuration Management
  • Web Development
  • Microsoft Office
  • jQuery
  • Web Services
  • Web Applications
  • T-SQL
  • PHP
  • AngularJS
  • Github
  • .NET
  • Node.js
  • MySQL
  • ElasticSearch
  • AutoMapper
  • GulpJS
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Subversion
  • VB.NET
  • Design Patterns
  • Software Engineering
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Programming
  • Software Development
  • Scrum
  • SQL


University of California, San Diego

  • Automata and Computability Theory(CSE105)
  • Programming Languages: Principles and Paradigms(CSE130)
  • Object Oriented Software Design(CSE111)
  • Principles of Programming Languages(CSE230)
  • Computer Architecture(CSE141)


  • SHPE, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers


    January 2003 – December 2006

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Organizer, Caregiver

    SHPE – Gifts for orphans

    November 2005 – December 2005(1 month)

Causes Omar cares about:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Children
  • Civil Rights and Social Action
  • Education
  • Science and Technology