Nhan Dang, Software Developer in San Francisco, CA, United States
Nhan Dang

Software Developer in San Francisco, CA, United States

Member since April 5, 2015
Nhan is an engineer and entrepreneur, currently founding member and head of engineering at SeeSpace, Ltd.. He was the brains behind InAiR TV as well as having served as CTO for a crowdfunding platform and a Zappo's clone in Vietnam. Apart from being a great coder, Nhan is also a top-tier designer with a great sense for product. His skill set has made him suitable for any kind of work, from low-level high-performance codes to UI-centric apps.
Nhan is now available for hire

Portfolio

Experience

Location

San Francisco, CA, United States

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Git, Web, Node.js, Android Studio, Xcode, MacOS

The most amazing...

...platform I've built is a whole OS for TV that automatically recognizes the content being played and then finds related info to overlay on the TV in real 3D.

Employment

  • Lead Front-end Developer

    2019 - 2019
    U Group (formerly ByteCubed)
    • Built a technology discovery and engagement platform for the US government.
    • Created a cross platform mobile application with OCR capabilities.
    Technologies: React Native, React
  • Lead Software Engineer

    2018 - 2019
    BCG Gamma
    • Designed and built an end-to-end AI solution faster and easier than on any other platform.
    • Developed multiple data visualization applications for various BCG clients around the world.
    Technologies: TypeScript, Node.js, React
  • Full-stack Developer

    2017 - 2017
    United Fitness Network
    • Developed a back-end API with a React admin client handling video/image processing.
    • Created a native iOS client serving videos, ads, and various workouts.
    • Tracked fitness data through iOS HealthKit.
    Technologies: Node.js, React, iOS, Swift
  • Full-stack Developer, Project Manager

    2016 - 2017
    Evobits
    • Designed and developed Coinpay, a cryptocurrency payment gateway using a PHP back end with a React-based web client.
    • Built a cross-platform React Native Cryptocurrency wallet app.
    • Created a Node.js-based cloud Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash wallet API with Hapi.js and BitcoinJS.
    • Built a Node.js Blockchain explorer API on Hapi.js for back end and Angular 1 for the front end. The API efficiently pulls data in real time from a 1TB+ SQL database.
    Technologies: Project Management, React Native, PHP, Node.js, React
  • Lead Developer, UI/UX Designer

    2016 - 2016
    Accent Technologies
    • Designed and developed Accent's new CRM and sales facilitation platform using React/Redux/Relay with Go/Relay back end.
    • Created the visual interface builder with advanced drag-n-drop functionalities.
    Technologies: Go, React
  • VP of Engineering

    2013 - 2015
    SeeSpace, Ltd.
    • Rewrote Android to serve as an augmented TV OS (called InAiR) supporting Real 3D TV (3D glasses).
    • Wrote a graphic engine using C++/OpenGLES running on Android to serve the above purpose, completely rewriting Android Surface Flinger.
    • Designed a full SDK on Java for developers to build apps on the TV OS.
    • Successfully launched the product to market.
    • Wrote a sound fingerprinting algorithm to detect the TV show, music, or movie being played through the OS.
    Technologies: Android, Java, C++
  • CTO

    2013 - 2014
    IG9
    • Designed and implemented a responsive user interface for web, tablet, and mobile.
    • Built a crowdfunding platform from scratch using Yii framework.
    Technologies: Yii, MySQL, PHP
  • Co-founder and CTO

    2010 - 2013
    6ix.vn
    • Built a very scalable eCommerce platform, running at much lower memory/CPU than eCommerce solutions of the time.
    • Built a RESTful API logistic and fulfillment service that links between warehouses, POS systems, and online sales.
    • Built a WYSIWYG editor for the eCommerce platform to easily manage promotions, categories, and banners on the eCommerce platform.
    • Built an automatic image compression engine to reduce the network cost of transferring large product images.
    • Synced an algorithm allowing POS systems and warehouses to work in offline mode and then sync up between various stations whenever possible.
    • Created POS software and logistics software on .NET.
    Technologies: .NET, MongoDB, Node.js, CSS, HTML, PHP

Experience

  • Source.AI (Development)
    https://source.ai/

    In collaboration with BCG's Gamma team, we built a platform to enable enterprises to build, deploy, and monitor end-to-end AI solutions faster and easier than on any other platform.

  • Fim+ Digital (Development)

    Fim+ Digital was one of the biggest streaming services in Vietnam. I was the interim CTO of the company for a year, where I led the team of 50 engineers to built a complete video platform including ingestion servers, media servers, CMS, CDNs, and Android, iOS, Web, and TV clients. Architected a system that can handle 100,000 concurrent streaming clients.

  • Aikita.net (Development)
    https://www.aikita.net/

    Aikita.net is my own startup.

    Aikita is an all-in-one communication system for business. By combining a traditional virtual phone system with industry-leading artificial intelligence, we have created a never-before-seen communication solution with endless possibilities.

Skills

  • Languages

    GraphQL, SQL, C++, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Swift, Python, Java, PHP, Go, TypeScript
  • Frameworks

    React Native, AngularJS, Yii, .NET
  • Libraries/APIs

    React Redux, Node.js, React, jQuery
  • Tools

    Sketch, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Xcode, Android Studio, Git
  • Paradigms

    Agile Software Development
  • Platforms

    iOS, Android, MacOS, Web
  • Storage

    MongoDB, RethinkDB, MySQL, Redis
  • Other

    Animation, Software Development
  • Industry Expertise

    Project Management

Education

  • Engineer's degree in Computer Science
    2008 - 2010
    University of Florida - Florida
  • Engineer's degree in Computer Engineering
    2005 - 2008
    Higher Institute of Jose Antonio Echeverria - La Havana, Cuba

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