Sonia

Uppal

UC BERKELEY 2020

DESIGNER & DEVELOPER

Computer Science Major

I'm a sophomore at UC Berkeley majoring in Computer Science. I am a Director for the club FEMTech@Berkeley through which I run small group tutoring for women taking introductory CS classes. Additionally, I have taken the courses Discrete Mathematics and Probability, Data Structures and Algorithms, Linear Algebra, and Intro to Data Science.

Adobe Livefyre Intern

Over the 2017 summer, I worked as a software engineering intern on the Adobe Livefyre team which curates user generated content. I checked code into production on regular agile sprint cycles. I worked on front-end components, services, and worked on a research project to integrate Adobe Livefyre with Adobe AEM Assets using React.js and javascript.

WhatsApp Facebook Intern

I'm super stoked to announce that I will be working as a software engineering intern for WhatsApp at Facebook Headquarters over the 2018 summer.

Pi á la Code Project

Pi á la Code is a project I started 4 years ago to teach underprivileged teens how to code via the Raspberry Pi. I created a curriculum in python and basic web frameworks which was used to conduct workshops in rural India and the Bay Area. We have been featured in the International Business Times and Official Raspberry Pi website - Check our blog out here!