Theoretical Physics BScat
University College London09/2016 - 06/2019
Achieved degree with First Class Honors.
- Practical Mathematics and Computing I & II (Python and Mathematica): 84% & 86%
- Mathematical Methods II & III: 91% & 91%
- Climate & Energy: 83%
- Representative for 30 Physics students
Chief Technology Officerat
metaport07/2021 - 09/2022
Drove startup from ideation to UC Berkeley SkyDeck accelerator alum (<1% acceptance rate) over a year.
- Shaped product vision and short-long term strategies with CEO, identifying the resources necessary to execute the strategies and realize the product vision.
- Designed and developed the core product, a two-sided full-stack web marketplace, from start to finish, rapidly iterating and testing prototypes.
- Implemented far-reaching architecture decisions to ensure strength, scalability, and stability.
- Deployed various services of our product on multiple cloud service providers.
- Directed multi-disciplinary team of UX & UI designers, engineers, and content creators, cooperating with all other stakeholders to validate excellence in all dimensions of the product.
- Represented and pitched technical aspects of startup to advisors, mentors, and investors, collaborating with them to utilize their many years of experience in the relevant fields.
- Participated in UC Berkeley's SkyDeck startup accelerator (<1% acceptance rate), developing skills in all aspects of founding a startup, as well as growing my network with other like-minded entrepreneurs, advisors, and investors.
Freelance Software Developer01/2015 -
Developed a wide host of software for clients, including:
- Full-stack, responsive web development (Nuxt, Vue, Flask, TailwindCSS, FastAPI, hyperapp, Wordpress, Jekyll, Ghost)
- Data extraction (Scrapy, Selenium, social media services, general web scraping)
- Data analysis (pandas, plotly, numpy, Mathematica, physics modelling)
Gagarin Project01/2021 - 06/2021
Led relations with international partners such as MVRDV and GIZ.
- Established relations with the well-renowned international architecture firm, MVRDV, to develop a concept for the master plan of a large scale sustainable development project.
- Oversaw all external communications in English, editing, summarizing, or rewriting as required.
- Introduced productivity tools into the team, increasing organization and productivity.
- Set up and maintained all technical aspects of the project (eg e-mail servers and signatures, landing page and hosting, etc)
Carbon and Environmental Consultantat
Gagarin Project07/2020 - 06/2021
Coordinated the environmental wing of a large scale sustainable development project in rural Armenia.
- Measured and analyzed total carbon footprints of one urban and five rural communities in Armenia.
- Established a Carbon Footprint Management Plan to reduce net emissions over a 20 year timescale.
- Supervised and liaised with a team of biodiversity experts.
- Incorporated forward-thinking environmental solutions in the development of the project.
Software Engineering Internat
Unicomp07/2018 - 09/2018
- Designed and developed a quantum computer simulator in C++.
- Lectured on quantum computation.
The Lamb Tavern11/2019 - 01/2020
Provided excellent bar service and guest satisfaction in high-volume, fast-paced bar.
- Utilized knowledge of mixed beverages, specialty liquors and craft beers to serve customers and provide wait staff with well prepared drinks in a timely fashion.
- Stocked and tracked inventory and supplies.
- Maintained a clean and organized work area.
- Followed safety, sanitation and legal policies for handling food and beverages.
- Developed excellent customer relations.
- Prepared orders in fast-paced environment.
Sales Account Managerat
OptionRallyin Limassol, Cyprus 03/2016 - 05/2016
Addressed clients' issues with their finances and resolved their concerns with investments. Improved my communication skills through the high pressure environment of finance sales.CRM - Windows - VOIP - Communication
Independent Social Media Consultant02/2015 - 08/2015
Launched social media presences and designed advertising campaigns that increased my clients' following by over 60%.Facebook - Instagram
ZIGZAGin Yerevan, Armenia 07/2013 - 07/2013
Diagnosed and troubleshooted networking and technical issues at the IT department of an office of 50 employees.Problem solving - Logical thinking
Vitessein Yerevan, Armenia 07/2011 - 07/2011
Repaired and serviced ATVs, jet-skis, and snowmobiles at the mechanical department of the BRP Service Center.Problem solving
what the playlist10/2022 - 10/2022
Find your Spotify playlists that contain a song/album/artist.TypeScript - Nuxt - VueJS - Frontend - Spotify Web API - TailwindCSS
buchulator02/2020 - 02/2020
Does IKEA Have New Plants Today?10/2019 - 10/2019
Flask webapp that checks the IKEA UK API to see if they have released any new plants today.Python - Flask - PSQL - PostgreSQL - HTML - CSS - heroku
qSim07/2018 - 09/2018
Quantum computer simulator library built in C++.C++ - OOP - Quantum Computing - Communication - Problem solving
chat.hayk.io07/2018 - 07/2018
Molecular Dynamics Researcherat
Can Hot Water Freeze Faster Than Cold Water?01/2019 - 03/2019
A university research project tasked with investigating the effects of impurities and differing starting temperatures on the freezing of water.
- Designed multiple molecular dynamics simulations in LAMMPS investigating the effects of impurities on the freezing of water.
- Analyzed the data, comparing to data gathered by the experimental team.
- Visualized our results using VMD and Jupyter.
- Assembled our research in LaTeX.
- Transcribed minutes for some meetings.
- Chaired some meetings.
Systems Engineer and Liaison Officerat
Intergrated Engineering Challenge #2: Global Health11/2015 - 12/2015
A university project where a a multi-disciplinary team of specialist engineers formulate, design and verify an effective strategy for the production and distribution (and monitoring) of a vaccine to combat a Tuberculosis Pandemic in Sub Saharan Africa.
- Designed and developed a control system for the temperature, pH, and stirring of a bio-reactor.
- Developed in C and Processing on a Launchpad microprocessor.
- Liaised with engineers from other disciplines on specifications and requirements.
Delegate of Iranat
Mediterranean Model United Nationsin Nicosia, Cyprus 2015-02
A simulation of the United Nations, done by students from various schools as they discuss and try to find solutions to current world problems.
- Debated and discussed issues in a formal UN-like setting.
- Created resolutions to be debated.
Member of Medical Ethics committeeat
Youth Voicein Nicosia, Cyprus 2014-04
An annual weekend conference where young people between the ages of 15-19 from schools convene to discuss and express themselves on current affairs.
- Debated and discussed various ethical issues in the medical field.
Science Rocksin Limassol, Cyprus 2013-03
'Does anything touch?'
- Gave a speech on how no particles ever really touch as a consequence of the electromagnetic force.
Limassol Phoenician Leo’s Charity Club09/2014 - 07/2015
Helped raise €5365 over two charity events (October - December 2014)
- Social media management
- Graphic design
|Web (advanced)||HTML 5 CSS 3 / SCSS hyperapp Flask FastAPI Nuxt VueJS TailwindCSS|
|Programming (intermediate)||Mathematica Git|
|Programming (beginner)||C++ C Haskell SQL|
|Cloud (intermediate)||DigitalOcean Docker AWS heroku|
|Software (advanced)||Photoshop Lightroom Final Cut Pro Figma spreadsheets|
|Languages (native)||English Armenian|