Software Engineering Student

Software Engineering Student

Julius Acar

Julius Acar

Actively seeking for internships to broaden my skills in Software Engineering to gain new skill sets, knowledge outside the classroom, and to commit to a career that I have a passion for.

Actively seeking for internships to broaden my skills in Software Engineering to gain new skill sets, knowledge outside the classroom, and to commit to a career that I have a passion for.

  • Major: B.S. in Computer Science (major GPA: 3.87) at Dominican University — May 2021.

  • Coursework: Algorithms & Data Structures, Java Programming, Web Development, Operating Systems*, Windows App Development*, Discrete Structures*.

  • Proficient: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java

  • Familiar: Git/GitHub, MongoDB, Express.js, Node.js, Swift

  • Employment History: WordPress Developer Freelancer for AFG Rentals & Upwork.

Employment Projects

WordPress Design & Development

  • Developed more than 10 websites for the CEO of AFG Rentals and his company affiliates.

  • Used SEO best on-pages practices to optimize the websites for search engine rankings.

  • Skills: HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

  • Tools & Framework: Avada theme, Slider Revolution, Google Analytics, Hubspot, Yoast SEO, MailChimp.

  • Leveraged knowledge in Front-End Web Development & usage of themes and plugins.

Recommendation:

“I have worked with Julius for over a year now on numerous projects and his quality and creative ability is outstanding. He has a natural intuition to speak with a client and understand the vision they are looking for. I would recommend Julius to any potential client looking for website work!”

Jennifer Taber, Executive Assistant at AFG Rentals, LLC

Mobile Development

iOS Apps

  • Travelmap: O’hare Airport — Basic functionality of displaying gates, food locations, or search for gate via integration of Google.

  • Cat & Dog — For fun app that gives the user only one second to react whether the image is a cat or dog. It returns a score at the end.

  • Both are available in the App Store.

  • Leveraged knowledge in Swift, XCode IDE, Google Maps API.

Take note:

The design and development of these apps were created during the time I was still majoring in Nursing & just very curious with technology and software development.
With that in mind, it was all based on my curiosity without proper school programming knowledge and only developing according to guides online and uDemy.

Web App Development

Hungrify (Vanilla JavaScript)

  • Search for thousands of recipes and displays the ingredients, add to the shopping list, and set favorites on your local machine to save.

  • Learned: Language basics, Behind the scenes, DOM manipulation & events, Objects & functions, ES6/ES2015, Asynchronous, Usage of NPM & Babel & Webpack. API & JSON.

  • API — Maximum of 50 Food2Fork requests per day.

  • Leveraged knowledge in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node.js, NPM, Babel, Webpack, Food2Fork API, JSON

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Julius Acar

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