Hamid Zare

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About Me

Hamid Zare
  • Name: Hamid Zare
  • Current Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Email: firstLast.vu@gmail.com
  • Manual page: # man hamid [run]


An experienced software engineer with a demonstrated history of working in R&D.

I rather spend hours programming machines to do my job for me than to manually do it; from finding that perfect seat at Regals through web scraping and real-time notifications to auto grading programming assignments using machine learning.


Years of Work Experience




Tech Internships


Work Experience

  • August 2019 - Present

    Software Engineering Intern

    Determined AI, San Francisco, CA, USA


  • May 2019 - August 2019

    Software Engineering Intern

    Real-Time Innovations (RTI), Sunnyvale, CA, USA

    R&D in: Distributed Computing; Industrial IOT

    • Designing and implementing APIs in C, C++, and Java.
    • Evaluate and develop a compression solution for RTI's time-sensitive peer to peer communication.
  • Summer 2017 - Present

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Institute for Software Integrated Systems, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA

    Developing NetsBlox: NetsBlox is a visual programming language and cloud-based environment that enables novice programmers to create networked programs.

  • Spring 2017

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Program Design & Data Structures, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
  • Summer 2015


    IT Specialist, Tarashe Hooshmand Novin (TebSoft), Tehran, Iran
  • Summer 2014


    IT Intern, Tosan Banking & Payment Solutions Provider, Tehran, Iran


  • 1/2017-5/2019

    Master of Science

    M.Sc. in Computer Science,
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
  • 2015-2016

    Cisco Training

    Cisco Certified Network Expert, Carrier Digit Institute, Tehran, Iran
  • 2011-2015

    Bachelor of Science

    B.Sc in Information Technology Engineering, IAU-TNB, Tehran, Iran

  • 2013

    Linux Professional Training

    LPIC1, Cybertech Academy, Tehran, Iran
  • 2013

    Cisco Training

    Cisco Certified Network Associate, Asre Arad, Tehran, Iran

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