Engineering at Duke University


Microsoft - Software Engineering Intern

May 2024 - Present

Working on frontend for Power Pages.

Amazon - Software Engineering Intern

Jun 2023 - Aug 2023

SDE Intern working on backend within AWS Lambda (cloud computing)

Completed a proof-of-concept estimated to reduce operating costs significantly

Implemented new logic and wrote corresponding unit tests with >90% coverage

Used AWS, Java, Git, CLI, and other tools to deliver detailed design docs, presentations, and project


Oct 2020 - Jun 2023

Performed classical repertoire and client requests at weddings, restaurants, and other venues

Volunteered at retirement homes and community events, playing up to 2 hours of music per event

Promoted work by creating a music portfolio, produced recordings of pieces using audio software


Jabber - Robot Arm

Apr 2024 - May 2024

Designed 100 MHz, 5-stage pipelined processor in Verilog to implement on an FPGA using Vivado and support a reduced MIPS instruction set

Integrated processor with 3D-printed robot arm using analog joystick inputs and Assembly to control Sive servos

Created custom prints (Fusion 360), circuits, and control signals (PWM)

Utilized oscilloscope and other lab equipment for testing


Aug 2022 - Dec 2022

Medical education device designed to provide information on tool usage during surgeries

Led circuit and software development of a medical device prototype within time, cost, and safety constraints

Leveraged RFID technology to create a system of tagged tools and wearable devices to gather data

Used Arduino, Java, Fusion, 3D-printing, soldering, Microsoft Office, and designed project website


Duke University

2022 - 2026

BSE, Electrical Engineering & BS, Computer Science


Duke Motorsports
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers


GPA: 4.00
Dean's List with Distinction


Digital Systems
Computer Architecture
Data Structures & Algorithms
Mechanics & Electromagnetism
Multivariable Calculus
Differential Equations
Fields & Waves

San Clemente High School

2018 - 2022

International Baccalaureate Diploma & High School Diploma


Triton Times - Editor-in-Chief
Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Orchestra
American Legion California Boys State
National Honor Society


Weighted GPA: 4.69
Unweighted GPA: 4.00
National Hispanic Scholar


Lockheed Martin STEM Scholar


Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholar

2022, 2023

SCHS Academic Awards: Math, English, Science, & Journalism