Kevin Chang

Product Designer & Engineer

Summary

Product designer and full-stack developer with interest in VR / AR, political ventures, and emerging technologies. Able to take ideas from concept to wireframe to prototype to production.

Education

Stanford University

Sep '15 - present

BS, Computer Science

  • Minor in Human Rights
  • Relevant Coursework: Principles of Computer Systems, Visual Design Fundamentals, Intro. to Computer Graphics, Creating Great VR, Computer Organizations & Systems

Experience

Google

Jun '16 - present

Product Designer

  • Designing and prototyping confidential AR / VR projects.
  • Youngest full-time Google engineer at hire, started at 19.

Veetri Design

Sep '08 - present

Freelance Web Developer

  • Own websites totaling 70,000+ unique visitors per day.
  • Designing, developing, and consulting for 200+ clients.
  • Collaborating with teams of designers and developers.

JoinGiving LLC

Feb '15 - Jan' 17

Technical Co-Founder

  • Winner of 2016 UChicago Social New Venture Challenge.
  • Developed backend on Node.js, Express, and MongoDB.
  • Developed frontend with Jade, SASS, and Foundation.

Stanford University

Nov '15 - Aug '16

CS198 Section Leader

  • 1 of 80 section leaders (including all undergrad and grad).
  • Leading sections of 8-10 teaching introductory CS.
  • Holding office hours, grading exams and assignments.

ViewPure.com

Jun '10 - Jun '16

Founder

  • Featured on MakeUseOf and LifeHacker.
  • 1.2 million monthly visitors and growing.
  • Sole developer and owner; acquired in June of 2016.

BayRu, LLC

Aug '13 - Aug '14

Product Data Analyst

  • Increased weight estimation algorithm accuracy by 20%.
  • Created 20+ real-time algorithm inefficiency SQL reports.
  • Led 5 projects to fix system-wide inefficiencies.

Highlights

  • Youngest full-time engineer @ Google at time of hire, started at 19.
  • Sole founder of ViewPure.com at age 13. 1.2 million monthly visitors. Later acquired in 2016.

Skills

  • C# / Unity3D
  • C / C++
  • Java
  • HTML / CSS
Others: WordPress, Photoshop, Sketch, Git, MongoDB, Jade, SASS.

Speaking

Keynote Speaker @ Futureland

Milan, Nov 2017

Panelist @ Immersed

Toronto, Oct 2017

Tech Talk @ SCAD

Savannah, Oct 2017

Awards & Certificates

Grand Prize Winner

UChicago Social New Venture Challenge, 2016

Young Entrepreneur Award 2015

NFIB, 2015

Fifty for Fifty

Illinois Tech. Foundation, 2015

National Champion

Business Professionals of America, 2015

National AP Scholar

AP Board, 2015