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Harris Christiansen - Work Experience

Work Experience

Software Engineer - Apps and Frameworks, Apple -

Cupertino, CA - Summer 2018 to Present

  • Developed new macOS/iOS/tvOS/watchOS features for Apple products
  • Contributed to bug/feature work across many applications and frameworks, including Settings, Accounts, and iCloud
www.apple.com

iOS Software Engineering Intern, Facebook -

Menlo Park, CA - Summer 2017

  • Developed several features to improve the new user experience on Facebook for iOS
  • Launched biweekly experiments to test and collect data on UI changes
www.facebook.com

Software Engineering Intern, Perceive Inc -

West Lafayette, IN - Fall 2016

  • Developed tools for machine learning to improve in-store marketing
www.perceiveinc.com

Teaching Assistant, Purdue University -

West Lafayette, IN - Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017

  • TA for Purdue CS190 Freshman Tools and CS390 Programming Languages
  • Engineer for joint project between Purdue CS Dept. and IBM
www.cs.purdue.edu

Software Engineering Intern - iOS Apps and Frameworks, Apple -

Cupertino, CA - Summer 2016

  • Developed new iOS feature with direction from HI Design and various teams across Apple
  • Contributed to bug/feature work across many applications and frameworks, including Settings, Accounts, and iCloud
www.apple.com

Technical HR Intern, Apple -

Cupertino, CA - Summer 2015

  • Designed and built PHP web application for managing intern hiring data
  • Developed solution to generate automated reports
www.apple.com

CTO, iDrone -

Salt Lake City, UT - Summer 2014-Spring 2015

  • Designed and developed custom drones
  • Developed programmable flight controller for drones, intended to support a drone app-store
  • Developed autonomous flight systems and platforms
www.iDrone.com

Web Developer, Verbatim Solutions -

Salt Lake City, UT – Summer 2014-Spring 2015

  • Enhanced Website to improve SEO
  • Developed express checkout with automatic word count for over 15 file types
www.VerbatimSolutions.com

Lead Web Application Developer, AGA Systems Inc -

Kaysville, UT – Summer 2013-Present

  • Developed web application for company management and customer interactions, increasing efficiency and reducing mistakes
  • Trained customers on portal operations
www.AGASystemsInc.com

CAD Designer, Waterford School -

Sandy, UT - Summer 2014

  • Designed large crew oar rack storage equipment to be fabricated for the upcoming school year.
www.WaterfordSchool.org

Project Engineer, Palmer Christiansen -

Salt Lake City, UT – Summer 2012

  • Developed company website: www.palmerchris.com
  • Processed, traced and filed RFIs and ASIs
  • Updated contract drawings and specifications
www.PalmerChris.com

Web Developer, Spivey Engineering -

Spring 2012

  • Updated Company Website
www.SpiveyEngineering.com

Video Game Developer Intern, Waterford Institute -

Salt Lake City, UT – Summer 2011

  • Developed educational video games to be played by elementary students using HTML5 Canvas, Javascript, and Node.JS
  • Developed a chat room server using node.js to add multiplayer functionality
www.Waterford.org