Joshua Arulsamy

Cell: 307-760-2563
Email:
Github: jarulsamy
LinkedIn: Joshua Arulsamy

I am an energetic young professional, computer science student at the University of Wyoming, seeking a career that fits my professional skills, and personality. I love tinkering and learning anything related to computing.

Education

University of Wyoming (Class of 2024)

Major: Computer Science
Major: Computer Engineering

Skills

Programming

  • Python
  • C/C++
  • Flask and Django based web development.
  • Bash and ZSH scripting.
  • Some HTML, CSS, and JS.
  • A willingness to learn anything related to computing.

System Administration

  • Database management with popular applications (MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc).
  • System network architecture.
  • Linux server administration (both Debian-Based and RHEL systems).
  • Experience designing and implementing Nginx reverse proxies.
  • Containerizing application using docker.

Office

Office and records management, database administration, Microsoft productivity software (Word, Excel, etc), Windows.

Experience

PhoneClearly Developer - Remote - Summer of 2020

  • Developed a Flask webpage and REST API.
  • Built and maintained a server infrastructure.
  • Managed a PostgreSQL database following enterprise standards.
Notable Achievements and Projects

2018 State Science Fair - Object Tracking Through Alternate Color Spaces and Computer Vision

  • 1st place category award in Robotics and Intelligent Machines.
  • AIAA RM Aerospace Prize.
  • NCAR Excellence in Computer Science / Mathematics.
  • Intel Excellence in Computer Science.
  • Github

2019 State Science Fair - Click-and-Go: Object Detection through Alternate Color Spaces and Deep Neural Networks

  • 1st place category award in Robotics and Intelligent Machines.
  • AIAA RM Aerospace Prize.
  • NCAR Excellence in Computer Science / Mathematics.
  • Intel Excellence in Computer Science.
  • IEEE Most Outstanding Senior Divion Project.
  • Github

2020 State Science Fair - Machine Learning Applications in Cancer Detection

  • 1st place category award in Robotics and Intelligent Machines.
  • 1st place UW Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
  • Wyoming Research Scholars Program Recipient.
  • United States Air Force award.
  • Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair Finalist
  • Github
Hackathons

2018 Wyohackathon 3rd Place Winner - DECENT Cryptocurrency Challenge

Participants from all over the country gather at the University of Wyoming to compete in a hackathon. In this event, I formed a team with two other students and rapidly developed a Python frontend to the DECENT crypto wallet. After 48 hours of grueling programming, we presented our project to the other participants.

2019 Wyohackathon 2nd Place Winner - Arcade Unhackable Game Challenge

I formed a team with three other students and wrote a powerful game anti-cheat mechanism in Python and C++.

Hobbies
  • Contributing to open source projects.
  • Writing my own OS.
Notable Projects
  • Plex-Bot - A music player bot for discord written in Python.
  • myro - A simple robot interaction library for Python.
  • tic-tac-ai - Building the perfect tic-tac-toe AI using C++ and Python.
  • Graduation-Countdown - A simple python app to countdown the number of days to my highschool graduation and displays in on a 16x2 LCD.
  • ESP8622-REST - A demo of interacting with a webserver with a ESP8622 microcontroller.
References
Available on request