Chris Baack

Austin, Texas · (817) 709-5689 · info@chrisbaack.com

Software Engineer

Experience

Associate Software Engineer

Capital One

To be determined..

(Future) September 2018 - Current

Software Engineer Intern

Capital One

Implemented a real time notification engine for Capital One's Auto Navigator search engine.

June 2017 - August 2017

Mentor

The University of Texas at Austin

Provided academic and social support for incoming freshman to encourage a successful transition to the University of Texas at Austin. Tutored freshman computer science majors’ fundamental skills to succeed in the UTCS program ranging from Linux tutorials to advanced data structures.

August 2015 - May 2016

IT Systems Administrator/Lead Intern

Axxis Building Systems

Deployed and maintained the company server, including the management of a Windows Domain. Provided technical assistance to coworkers as well as maintained company laptops. Programmed various controllers on the Niagara AX, and Johnson Metasys frameworks on multiple $1M+ jobs. Wrote custom Java based applets for aforementioned controllers.

Februrary 2013 - August 2016

Summer Intern

Baack Industries

Conducted research on current and emerging web technologies and issues in support of web development efforts. Provided documentation on start-up, shut down and first level troubleshooting of processes to help desk staff. Assembled and tested electronics on PC boards.

May 2012 - August 2012

Education

The University of Texas at Austin

Bachelor of Science
Computer Science
August 2014 - May 2018

Brewer High School

Summa Cum Laude - Distinguished
August 2010 - May 2014

Skills

Programming Languages & Tools

Interests

In my free time you can probably find me playing games with my friends or tinkering with electronics. I'm extremely passionate about all things computer hardware, and I especially love connected devices. I also enjoy playing board games, especially Settlers of Catan and Clue.

Awards & Certifications

  • Alexa Student Developer Diploma