Bachelor of Science and Engineering in Computer Engineering (2012)
University of Pisa - Italy

Related Coursework:
Principles of Computer Science | Logical Networks | Computer Architecture
Organization of Operating Systems and Networks | Software Systems Engineering | Digital Electronics

Professional Experience

03/2016 - PRESENT
Intel Corporation - San Francisco, CA
Mobile Software Engineer

  • Designed, implemented and tested an Android application for a new wrist wearable product, conducted User Interface development of the Android application for this product.
  • Maintained and implemented new feature in the Basis Peak fitness tracker Android application.
  • Served as Scrum Master in the implementation of Agile methodologies.
  • Recognized for collaborating effectively with a well-developed team and writing clean, tested and maintainable code.

12/2014 - 01/2015
Sensing Electromagnetic Plus Corporation - Palo Alto, CA
Software Engineer

  • Developed top DEMO software applications for SEM+ touch products using C# and Microsoft Windows based platform.

01/2014 - 04/2014
Infometers - Mountain View, CA
Mobile Software Engineer

  • Participated in different phases of the development of a biomedical-oriented Android application:
    • Designed the Android application user interface.
    • Implemented SQLite local database and JSON communication with remote database.
    • Debugged and fixed Bluetooth LE and USB connectivity between Android and medical devices.
  • Quickly learned and gained experience working with biometrical oriented devices.

01/2013 - 07/2013
Inclinazione Naturale Project Group - Turin, Italy
Software Engineer

  • Developed system module responsible for the transmission of the text message from web interface to the Arduino based information totem used during public safety alerts.
  • Designed and implemented the user interface of the transmission station based on a Linux system running on a general purpose processor.

09/2012 - 11/2012
Intecs S.p.A. - Pisa, Italy
Mobile Software Engineer Intern

Conducted development of a biomedical-oriented Android application:

  • Designed, developed and tested entire Android application lifecycle including user interface.
  • Implemented Google Talk XMPP communication.

Personal Projects

Project S-MARS

Home automation project based on Arduino hardware and Android application.

  • Designed and developed Android application.

Dark Sky Forecast

Weather forecast Android application.

NFC Reader

Android application for reading various tag types using NFC.

  • Completed all phases of design and development of an Android application lifecycle.
  • Implemented NFC tags recognition and data reader.


Personal website.

  • Implemented HTML and CSS base website infrastructure.
  • Conducted Bootstrap and Adaptive Image responsive front-end design.
  • Con figured Apache webserver on RaspberryPi and Google Cloud Platform.

Garage Radio

Android application for streaming an Italian web radio.

  • Designed and developed entire Android application lifecycle including the user interface.
  • Implemented MediaPlayer multimedia framework.
  • Published application on Google Play Store.

Find Your Words

Puzzle game Android application.

  • Designed and developed a complete Android application including user interface.
  • Applied OpenGL ES API for touch events response.
  • Published application on Google Play Store.

Appunti di Ingegneria Informatica

Software Engineering coursework notes and handouts.

  • Created and maintained blog.

Naval Battle

Naval Battle game implementation for a class project.

  • Developed game as a client/server C++ application based on peer2peer paradigm.

Core Competencies & Technical Skills

Cross-functional Team Collaboration | Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) | Agile Methodologies
Mobile Product Development | Software Engineering | Android | Java | C++
Android Studio | JIRA | Git/Github/SmartGit | HTML/CSS | Mac OS | Windows | Linux
English speaker | Italian native speaker

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