Daniel Vega


Illinois Institute of Technology

  • B.S. Computer Science
  • Graduated December 2016
  • Relevant Coursework:
    • Operating Systems
    • Data Structures & Algorithms
    • Software Engineering
    • Computer Security
    • Computer Organization & Assembly Language Programming

Work Experience

Target Coorporation

  • Electronics Team Member
  • Chicago, IL
  • March 2015 - August 2016
  • Interfaced with customers to identify purchasing needs
  • Recommended additional products and alternatives
  • Updated inventory when needed

Exelon Summer Institute

  • Lead Teacher Assistant
  • Chicago, IL
  • July 2013 - August 2015
  • Acquaint incoming IIT students to the concepts of programming using Java. Introduced data types, variables, and loops.

Freelance Coders Camp

  • Teacher Assistant
  • Chicago, IL
  • July 2014 - August 2015
  • Helped introduce topics in computing such as programming, the web, and arduino.



  • Java
  • Swift
  • Python
  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • MySQL
  • jQuery
  • C

Software Development

  • Mobile App Development
    • Assembled an iOS and watchOS mobile application for the purpose of delivering estimated bus and train arrival times for CTA vehicles.

  • Web Development
  • Amazon Alexa Skill
    • Developed an Amazon Alexa skill to query the CTA bus tracker API and announce the bus arrival times.

  • RESTful Interface
    • Developed an API that delivered JSON responses with POST and GET requests to add, modify, and return data in memory.

  • Machine Learning
    • Explored the capabilities of the TensorFlow framework by using a library to train a model with music lyrics and generate sample lyrics.