Vitaliya Leonova

  • Software Engineer in Integration at Aira
  • Vista, California, United States
  • Computer Software

Previous positions

  • Computer Forensic Examiner at Elijah Ltd.
  • Lab supervisor at Elterman’s Center


University of Illinois at Chicago, Bachelor of Science – BS, Computer Science



Recent graduate with a degree in computer science highly motivated to leverage related education and experience to contribute to long-range operational objectives. Offer a strong foundation insoftware engineering and programming principles across multiple platforms. Experienced in object-oriented programming; developing, testing and debugging code; designing interfaces; and analyzing data structures. Quickly learn and master new technologies; successful working in both team and self-directed settings. Bilingual: fluent in English and Russian. Areas of Expertise: Mobile Apps Development, Computer Algorithms, Software / Video Game Design, Augmented Reality


  • Software Engineer in Integration


    February 2019 – Present(8 months)Greater San Diego Area

    As a Software Engineer in Integration, I work closely with the Operations, Analytics, and Platform Engineering teams to build integrations between the tools and systems. Responsibilities include: Integrating 3rd party tools such as SalesForce , Cin 7, Celyaix and other tools with internal services. Utilizing 3rd party APIs to fetch, push, and sync data using SOAP and REST. Handling failure modes and edge cases. Rapidly fixing bugs and solving problems. Participating in code reviews and agile software development processes.

  • Smart Glass Provisioning Engineer


    June 2018 – Present(1 year 4 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Using augmented reality, Aira connects people who are blind or low vision to a trained professional agent who is dedicated to further enhancing their everyday experience — completely hands-free assistance at the touch of a button.

  • Computer Forensic Examiner

    Elijah Ltd.

    October 2015 – December 2017(2 years 2 months)Greater Chicago Area

    Performed forensic examinations across various digital devices and storage media to facilitate legal investigations. Produced written and digital reports of forensic examinations. Tested and validated mobile app functionality. Executed data recovery of file and operating system artifacts.

  • Lab supervisor

    Elterman’s Center

    August 2014 – January 2016(1 year 5 months)Skokie, Illinois

    Managed scheduling, daily operations, and supervised lab operators. Compiled data and prepared documentation. *Played a key role in the installation and implementation of new laboratory equipment and software applications. *Monitored quality control to ensure compliance with internal and external regulations.

  • Customer Service Representative

    Mario Tricoci Hair Salons & Day Spas

    August 2012 – July 2014(1 year 11 months)Chicago, Illinois


  • University of Illinois at Chicago

    Bachelor of Science – BS, Computer Science



  • English

  • Russian

Skills & Expertise

  • Computer Science
  • Git
  • Sales
  • Time Management
  • F#
  • EnCase
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Customer Service
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • C
  • Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • C++
  • Programming
  • Java
  • Software Development