Employment

USC INFORMATION SCIENCES INSTITUTE
Research Intern
Los Angeles, CA
June to August 2021

Worked in the Natural Language Group on approaches to incorporating semantic information into language models via pre-training on semantic representations of language.


NASA JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
Academic Part-Time Research Intern
Pasadena, CA (Remote)
August to December 2020

Designed and implemented extraction methods of software requirements from design documents, ensuring that all requirements laid out in the design document result in software requirements.


NASA JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
Software Computing Systems Graduate Intern
Pasadena, CA (Remote)
June to August 2020

Worked on the Avionics Subsystem Engineering team to improve software requirements with natural language processing techniques, including: detecting duplicate requirements, flagging errors in requirements and re-wording requirements.


GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY, NERT RESEARCH LAB
Graduate Research Assistant
Washington, D.C.
August 2019 to Present

Working with Nathan Schneider (and collaborators in NERT) on various research projects in natural language processing and computational linguistics. Research includes evaluation of natural language generation systems and crowdsourcing tasks to expedite annotation. 


HONEYWELL AEROSPACE
Software Engineering Intern
Redmond, WA
May to August 2018

Developed software for airborne weather radar for aircrafts. Worked in C++ on fault management for the RDR4000 and code fixes for software regulation of RDR7000. Developed software requirements and design, implemented code, and tested. 


BANK OF AMERICA
Developer for Global Technology Summer Analyst Program
Jersey City, NJ
June to August 2017

Worked on the Automation Key Initiative Project, being implemented enterprise-wide to automate compliance testing. In scrum/ agile environment, determined and provisioned application access needs with the development team and transitioned application requests from an external development team to an internal process.


LAFAYETTE COLLEGE COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT
Excel Research Scholar: Modeling Cell Signal Cascades
Easton, PA
May to August 2016

Worked with a team of biologists to develop a modeling system to analyze the biological process of signaling cascades. Supervised by C.W. Liew.


IMMIGRATION LAW OPTIONS, LLC
Translation
Flourtown, PA
January 2012 to Present

Translated legal documents from Spanish to English.  Interpreted telephone communications and conversations.  Formatted statements into organized documents for immigration-based, law firm.