Hi my name is Evan Nishi, a self taught programmer, community leader, and avid learner. I have demonstrated a passion for learning, high adaptability, a knack for problem solving, and accountability while on projects. I mainly do web development, but also am interested in web security and digital forensics. If you want to see some of my projects, feel free to look on myGithub.
- Spotify LED Matrix
- Birthday Card Generator
- Media Bias Visualization
- Personal Site V2
03/2022Programmed an LED matrix to sync up with my spotify and display the album cover and other information about the currently playing song using a raspi link
11/2020-06/2021Created an api that generates and stores birthday cards with custom messages/theming given a post request link
10/2020-12/2020Webscraped data and created a visualization of media bias vs viewership link
04/2020-09/2020Created a personal website (looking at it right now!)
- San Jose State University
- Diablo Valley College
- Las Lomas High School
Student, 2022-presentB.S. Software Engineering, forensics minor
Student, 2019-2022A.S. Computer Science
Student, 2018-2022High School Dilpoma
- San Jose State Computer Science Club
- Kwan Logistics
- The Coder School
Web Developer, 10/2022-presentMade wireframes and wrote code for the San Jose State Computer Science Club's website and infrastructure.
Intern, 06/2022-09/2022Was a lead intern for Drem, a fintech startup based in SCU. Worked mainly with code organization and quality, typescript, tailwind, and react.
Grunt, 06/2022-07/2022Literally moved and palletized boxes and helped staff with computer issues in the hot LA sun. A little hard labor goes a long way.
Code coach, 02/2021-09/2021Taught and tutored students in basic programming concepts.
Contract backend web developer, 01/2020-02/2020Was a paid contract developer for TrantonLLC. Worked mainly with discord.js, AWS EC2, and express.
I love learning new technologies, along with the following tools. I am also experienced with linux, scrum, git, mongodb administration, and bash scripting.
I am familiar with syntax and structure of python, as well as Object Oriented concepts and modules. I also am familiar with the usage of virtual environments with pip packages. I also have some understanding of data science and machine learning concepts and have taken basic data science COMSC-120ds at DVC.
I took APCS A and COMSC 255, which taught Java gui programming, control flow, and OOP. I also learned web development and routing with Spring Boot, as well as familiarized myself with build tools such as Gradle and Maven.
- Spring Boot
I took COMSC 110, COMSC 165, COMSC 200 and COMSC 210 at DVC and covered C++ fundamentals, data structures, and best practices. I also used C++ in VEX robotics, mainly working with littlevgl graphics library for the UI of our controller.
I know how to style and make responsive static websites with HTML and CSS.