Benjamin A. Herrera
College graduate of spring 2018 in Computer Science, knowledge in computer systems, Java, C++, Python, Visual Basic and Swift. Eagle Scout. Experience
Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Houston, TX IT Internship 05/15 - 07/15
● Repaired, charged and updated ticket terminals for public use.
● Gathered tracking data pertaining to METRO buses main GPS system and compared it to its secondary GPS system for accuracy on the METRO mobile app.
● Checked the functionality of all card reading terminals at every METRO train stop in Houston.
● Attended daily morning meetings to learn the work process of all employees in the IT department.
Robotics - Video Object Tracking
● Utilized Python to enable program to track and output moving objects via live camera feed or given video files.
Machine Learning - Movie Recommender System
● Utilized Python to calculate root mean squared error, precision, and recall scores for multiple models used to categorize a large dataset of movies. SQL Database - Library System
● Created a functional library system using SQL.
● Included account verification, item management, and user operations. Java Application - Online Store
● Created a functional online store using Java.
● Included account verification, item management, user operations, as well as server and client communication.
IPhone Application - Class Management
● Created simple app using Swift to maintain a class of students, as well as their assignments and grades.
University of Houston-Downtown
Bachelors in Computer Science