Resume

Educational history

University of the Witwatersrand

  • In 2020, I am completing my third year of Electrical Engineering (Information) at the University of the Witwatersrand
  • Last year completed: Third Year, 2019, I graduated BEngSci Digital Arts

Hyde Park High School

  • Last grade completed: Grade 12, 2016

Third Year end of year results (2019)

  • Electric and Magnetic Systems 70%
  • Signals and Systems I 70%
  • Professional Practice and Software Development 70%
  • Introduction to the World Wide Web as a Creative Medium 3 70%
  • Game Design 3A 57%
  • Game Design 3B 64%
  • 67% Average

Second Year end of year results (2018)

  • Data Structures and Algorithms 67%
  • Electronics 1 57%
  • Software Development 1 54%
  • Microprocessors 76%
  • Mathematics 2 62%
  • Digital Art Design Project 77%
  • Introduction to Game Creation 2A 64%
  • Introduction to Game Creation 2B 63%
  • 65% Average

Achievements

  • July 2019 – Won Best Artwork for ‘Supernatural Rafting’ in 36 hour Game Jam at Comic Con South Africa
  • February 2018 – Seventh from WITS and 26th from South Africa at Google Hashcode
  • July 2018 – Wits School of Electrical and Information Engineering Featured Article on Microprocessors project

Employment and volunteerism

Employment

December 2019 – January 2020 – Paid three week Engineering Internship at iMining (Pty) Ltd

  • Designed battery monitor circuit in Eagle software package
  • Wrote user manual and fabrication document for electronic product
  • Designed 2×16 LCD UI for electronic product

July 2019 – Paid two week Engineering Internship at Redshift Cyber Security (Pty) Ltd

  • Learning about the Information Security industry and ethical hacking
  • Understanding the technical business environment and professionalism

September 2017- September 2019 – Paid employment at Master Maths Rosebank, part-time tutoring Mathematics for grade 4-11.

September 2019- Present – Private tutor in Parkview area for High School Mathematics and Physical Science

Volunteerism

  • September 2019, 2017 – Volunteer setting up A MAZE section of Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival. This was done through Wits Electrical Engineering (Digital Art)
  • May 2018 – Eskom Johannesburg Expo for Young Scientists Judge
  • December 2017, 2016, 2014 – Helped serve food for homeless people for the annual St. Columbus Presbyterian Church Christmas lunch.

Other skills

  • January – July 2019 – Engineering Leadership and Professional Development course completed at Wits
  • 2014 – 2019 – Programming in C++, Python, Java, SQL, Qiskit, HTML – to Third Year Level o December 2019 – Completed Quantum Computing Summer School at Wits
  • 2011-2019 – Confident public speaking ability, as well as writing English creatively o 2016 – Received Full Colours for Public Speaking at Hyde Park High School and Achieved 85% for English Home Language IEB in Matric

Social Activities and hobbies

Sport – Parkrun 2017-2020, five-a-side soccer 2017-2020

Interests and hobbies – Running, filmmaking, and reading

Societies – Pirates Running Club 2018, School Senior Counsellor 2016, and Major Production lead actor 2015-2016