Brooklyn, NY • www.samsadtler.com • github.com/samsadtler • email@example.com • 508-423-0947
Software developer with seven years of experience in software, electronics and product development. Currently focused on full stack development that combine the power of software and hardware to extend human capabilities. Expertise in software, hardware, mechanical engineering, visual design and systems thinking to make connected and interactive experiences.
TECHNICAL EXPERTISE SOFTWARE:
Server: Node, Azure App Services, MongoDB, REST, Amazon Lambda, Firebase, Dialogflow
Dev: Git, Gulp, Bower, Babel, Webpack, Azure DevOps, NPM
Mobile: React Native, Xcode, Android Studio, App Center
Domain: SSL certificates, Subdomains, DNS records
Experience with: C, C#, Java, Unity, SQL, Heroku, Arduino, Particle
Accomplished Photographer: First Prize in “Sustaining/Creating” a juried exhibition sponsored by The Kennedy Center, 2012-2014
Adobe Creative Suite: XD, Illustrator and Photoshop, Bohemian Sketch, Final Cut Pro
Teaching Assistant: Advanced Photography, Introductory to Video and Sound
Co-author of 5 US Patent and Trademark Office patents for electromechanical systems that enhance the movement of paper through printers
Design Analysis - Design for Lean Six Sigma - Electro-Mechanical Green Belt
Static analysis, fabrication, mechanical system analysis
TOUCHCODE, New York, NY February 2017 – Present
PIONEER WORKS, Tech Residency, Brooklyn, NY January 2018 - March 2018 Artist and Developer: “Retrograde”, an AI interactive installation featuring existential conversations between Google Home and Amazon Alexa using custom made software. Questions included “Alexa, what is reality?” and “Ok Google, what was your relationship to your parents like?” Implemented using AWS Lambda, Dialogflow and Firebase.
THOUGHT WORKS, Artist Residency, New York, NY June 2016 - December 2016 Lead Engineer: A collaboration with “cyborgs” Moon Ribas and Neil Harbisson. Led product development of customized wearable device to extend body’s sense perception. Created server to transmit magnitude and location data of earthquakes to anklet worn device. Wearer experiences vibrations of varying levels of intensity and duration that communicate earthquake’s relative distance and size. Selected material for skin and circuit interface.
Integrated cellular connection to enable mobility and antenna selection. Sourced hardware components.
R/GA, Prototyping Studio, New York, NY May - August 2015
Intern: Provided rapid development of prototypes for clients, ranging from websites and iOS apps. Tested new technologies to explore their viability for future product applications, e.g., evaluated electrically conductive 3D printed filament.
XEROX CORPORATION, Third Party Finishing, Webster, NY June 2011 – August 2014 Mechanical Engineer: Designed, defined requirements and tested industrial printing equipment. Mentored by a team of highly skilled engineers and designers. Contributed to design and testing of precision transport system using linear synchronous motors on design of new product. Performed engineering analysis to support project launch of Production Media Cart, a lift that moves 160 lb stacks of paper between printers.
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, New York, NY
Masters, Interactive Telecommunications Program May 2016
UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER, Rochester, NY
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering May 2012
Cum Laude with Distinction in Mechanical Engineering