Meet Ashwin.

Master's student at University of Michigan's School of Information with a proven track record in product development. Seeking a summer internship to build expertise in user experience (UX) design. My career goal is to manage a product experience that brings joy and empowerment to its users.

   

  Education

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI
August 2019 - Present
M.S. in Information

Specialization: User Experience (UX) Design

Expected graduation: May 2021

Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN
August 2012 - December 2015
B.S. in Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering

GPA: 3.14/4.00

2014-15 VP of External Affairs of the SASE Purdue Chapter

2014 President of the Malaysian Students Association

INTI University Malaysia

Subang Jaya, Malaysia
August 2010 - May 2012
American University Degree Program

GPA: 3.81/4.00

  Professional Experience

U-M Museum of Art (UMMA)

Ann Arbor, MI
October 2019 - Present
Technology Assistant

Providing web development support, process documentation, and technical support for internal and public-facing sites as well as museum hardware and technology.

U-M Museum of Art (UMMA)

Multiply Technology

Indianapolis, IN
February 2016 - February 2019
Operations Engineer

Led software development projects with internal and external clients. Managed software engineers and interns.

Product owner for the Multiply Ops portal, an internal asset management system.

Multiply Technology

Multiply Technology

Indianapolis, IN
October 2016 - February 2019
Swapforce Engineer (Client Contractor)

Product owner for the Swapforce application, an internal asset management and swap scheduling tool used to power all global end-of-life computer and mobile phone swaps for client employees with over 12,000 completed cases since launch.

Product owner for the GHAuditforce app, a scheduling tool used for hardware audits at all global locations.

Product owner for the Mergerforce app, a hardware provisioning survey tool used for merger & acquisition employees.

Multiply Technology

Multiply Technology

Indianapolis, IN
June 2015 - August 2015
Engineering Operations Intern

Developed new, propriety inventory-tracking software to streamline the movement and refurbishment of hardware assets.

Implemented operational process improvements to reduce hardware processing times and increase audit capabilities.

Multiply Technology

  Volunteer Experience

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)

August 2016 - Present
Giving Manager

Leading campaigns and initiatives to expand individual charitable contributions. Founded team and successfully raised over $7,000 in first year of operation with multiple firsts for the organization. 310% increase achieved in subsequent fiscal year.

SASE

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)

December 2016 - December 2017
National Conference Workshops & Panels Coordinator

Led the planning of all invited-speaker workshops and panels at the 2,900-attendee conference as well as coordinated 40 speaker handlers.

Led the planning and execution of the first SASEtalks, a fireside chat initiative for the conference. Presented “Life at a Startup”.

SASE National Conference

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)

July 2015 - July 2017
Regional Marketing Representative

Guided and oversaw the 14 SASE Chapters of the Midwest in marketing, branding, and recruitment.

Created a cohesive Midwest brand identity. Administered the SASE Midwest website and social media pages.

SASE

  Awards

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)

  • 2018 SASE Rising Star
  • 2018 SASE National Volunteer Recognition
  • 2018 SASE Achievement Award: Promising Professional at Multiply Technology

Multiply Technology

  • 2018 SASE Achievement Award: Promising Professional at Multiply Technology
  • 2017 Multiply Technology AWard

  Skills

Leadership

  • Project management
  • Product management
  • Mentorship
  • Interviewing
  • Meetings
  • Presentations
  • Public speaking

Development

  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript/JQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • PHP
  • Python
  • NodeJS
  • Express
  • SQL
  • Salesforce
  • GitHub

Design

  • Figma
  • Adobe XD
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Wordpress
  • Photography

Languages

  • English
  • Malay
  • Simplified Chinese