A.J. Fite

PO Box 251 • Medina, WA • 98039

(425) 890-3293 • me@ajfite.comwww.ajfite.com


I am a Software Engineer with Boeing and a recent graduate of Cal Poly with a degree in Computer Engineering


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B.S. Computer Engineering

California Polytechnic State University

December 2018

San Luis Obispo, CA

Professional Skills

Programming Languages: C, C++, SQL, Java, PHP, Visual Basic, HTML/CSS, Swift, VHDL, Bash, Python
Systems and Software: nginx, Gitlab, Jenkins CI, git, MariaDB/MySQL, JIRA, ServiceDesk, TI MSP432
Environments: Embedded Systems, Linux (Primarily Arch, Ubuntu, Debian), Windows/Windows Server, iOS

Work Experience

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Software Engineer 1


February 2019-Present

Kent, WA

  • P-8 Poseidon Mission System team
  • Primarily working on comms software for the P-8 Poseidon
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Systems Verification QA Intern

Scientific Drilling

April 2018 — December 2018

Paso Robles, CA

  • Verified firmware and software fixes manually and with TestComplete automation
  • Wrote new tests to meet needs for new verifications and rewrote old tests
  • One of two subject matter experts in version control on the team
  • Part of the core team rolling out new source control, continuous integration, and test automation procedures
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IT Intern

TransUnion Interactive

June 2016 — June 2017

San Luis Obispo, CA

  • Part of a team of four responsible for end user support of 1400+ employees located across multiple countries
  • Managed Windows and OS X laptop and desktop computers in person and remotely
  • Managed 3000+ virtual machines on VMWare's ESXi platform and VCenter, including imaging, setting up, and end user support
  • Deployed software and group policy on Windows machines via SDDM
  • Deployed software and managed OS X machines using Absolute Manage
  • I had a high rate of ticket closure and low reopening rate, closing as many tickets as other full time members of the team consistently
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Lot Tech/Cashier

The Home Depot

October 2015 — June 2016

San Luis Obispo, CA

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    Marketing Automation Intern

    Sesame Communications

    April 2014 — September 2014

    Seattle, WA

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    Human Resources Technology Intern

    Sesame Communications

    June 2013 — September 2013

    Seattle, WA

    Personal and Academic Projects

    Solar Micro-Forecasting

    My senior project, using computer imaging to predict near term cloud cover at solar facilities.

    Remote Telemetry Station

    My CPE 329 final project, a device that uses the TI MSP432 and custom C code to interface with a variety of sensors and report on environmental conditions.

    Tractor Hacking

    My Computer Engineering Capstone project, reverse engineering the communications protocol used in John Deere tractors. More information at: tractorhacking.github.io


    A Raspberry Pi Zero W based live MLB scoreboard using SPI and I2C based display modules and LEDs. A work in progress.

    VHDL Processor

    My CPE 233 final project, a full 8-bit processor built from the ground up on a Xilinx FPGA.

    Server Administration

    I run a large system of personal servers including VMWare ESXi virtualization, nginx web servers, a Jenkins build server, and more.

    iFixit Manual

    I worked in a 4 person team to write a professional teardown and repair manual for the Palm Treo Pro cell phone.

    Clubs and Volunteering

    Selected Major Coursework