Hey there!

My name is Jacob Jeevan. I am a recent CS graduate, currently looking for SWE/SDE roles. This is my portfolio website built using HTML, Bootstrap and an extra bit of CSS. Take a look around and if you would like to connect, email me at jjjeevan @ uab dot edu.

Experience

Bioinformatics Institute

  • Reduced simulation execution time by 12% through parallel processing in MATLAB.
  • Preprocessed single-cell data using dimensionality reduction techniques such as PCA and tSNE.
  • Prepared software package for Polar GINI Curve research paper. https://bit.ly/2D7z8eZ
Education

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Master of Science in Computer Science

Georgia Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Science in Nuclear and Radiological Engineering
Job Tracker

- Created a web app to keep track of applied jobs using Django.
- Used Geolocation and Mapbox API to visualize applied jobs by location.
- Reworked the project to use React for frontend and Django with REST API for backend.
- Implemented JSON token based user authentication.

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Reddit Gild Predictor

- Created a command line script to scrape Reddit data using PRAW.
- Created a GUI for the script using ElectronJS framework.
- Trained models using machine learning algorithms such as Logistic regression, Support vector machine, and Decision trees to predict the gilding status of reddit comments.

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Daily Logger

- In progress project
- MERN stack based application to keep track of daily scheduling and tasks

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Skills
Languages
Proficient: Java, Python, SQL
Familiar: C++, CSS, HTML, Javascript, Matlab
Libraries
Mongoose, Numpy, Pandas, React.js, Scikit-Learn
Frameworks
Django, Express, ElectronJS, Node.js
Databases
MongoDB, PostgreSQL
Tools
Bash, Bootstrap, Git, Postman, WordPress
Methodologies
CRUD, MVC, OOP, RESTful, TDD
Books

Fiction: Wheel of Time (In progress), Agatha Christie's books.
Nonfiction: Age of Empathy, Everything is F*cked; a book about hope, Bad Samaritans: The Myth of Free Trade and the Secret History of Capitalism

Music

Jazz: Charles Mingus, Miles Davis, Ryo Fukui
80s J-pop: Tatsuro Yamashita, Mariya Takeuchi
Hip-hop: Nujabes, Anderson Paak, Kendrick Lamar, Substantial, DJ Okawari, Ta-Ku, Cyne, Cise Star
Classical: Antonin Dvorak, Richard Wagner, Francisco Tarrega

Games

Strategy: Civ Series, Stellaris
RPGs: Mass Effect Series, Witcher Series
Still yet to finish/play: Dragon Age: Origins, Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura, Planescape Torment, Oblivion, Morrowind, Original Deus Ex, Gothic 1 & 2, Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines and Fallout 1 & 2