MY NAME IS
MICHAEL KILBANE

I'm a Software Engineer and Computer Science student from Sydney, Australia.

ABOUT

In case you missed it, my name is Michael Kilbane. I’m a Graphic Designer and Computer Science student from Sydney, Australia.

As I steadily progress through my penultimate year at the University of Wollongong, I’m constantly looking for new ways to challenge myself. If you have an internship or employment opportunity you think I’d be interested in, be sure to hit me up.

Here are some technologies I’ve been working with recently:

  • TypeScript
  • Java
  • HTML & CSS
  • React
  • SQL
  • Gatsby

EXPERIENCE

WORK
  • DEVIKA
  • FUSION LABS & HITACHI
  • FREELANCE
  • WOLLONGONG IT SOCIETY
  • SHIRE FARMERS MARKET
2020 - PRESENT | DEVIKA
Junior Software Engineer
  • Worked in TypeScript and React to deliver several client projects.
  • Developed build tooling to speed up development and encourage adherence to DRY principles.
  • Created user interface designs using Figma.
2020 | FUSION LABS & HITACHI
Innovation Research Intern
  • Conducted industry research into the provided problem area, identifying pain points and possible business opportunities.
  • Worked in a team of four, going from broad idea to pitch deck and prototype in two months.
  • Inducted as part of the first phase in Hitachi's accelerator program.
2015 - 2020 | FREELANCE
Graphic & Web Designer
  • Learned and applied key design principles.
  • Employed the use of various web technologies.
  • Worked effectively with stakeholders to produce high quality end products.
2019 - PRESENT | WOLLONGONG IT SOCIETY (VOLUNTEER)
Hackathon Organiser
  • Led the organisation of a multidisciplinary hackathon entitled Hackagong, playing key roles in the event’s technical and promotional aspects.
2016 - 2017 | SHIRE FARMERS MARKET
IT Consultant
  • Developed both front and back end of website, implementing provided business logic.
  • Managed online presence and created content for social media profiles.
EDUCATION
  • BACHELOR OF COMP SCI
  • DIPLOMA OF IT
FEB 2019 - NOV 2021 | UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG
Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Majoring in Software Engineering and Big Data.
  • Current Weighted Average Mark of 78.
  • Received a Distinction or above in majority of completed classes.
FEB 2019 - NOV 2019 | UOW COLLEGE
Diploma of Information Technology
  • Received 3 Distinctions, and 3 High Distinctions.
  • Equivalent to first year of Bachelor of Computer Science course.

CONTACT

GET IN TOUCH

I’m currently open to any internship or employment opportunities, so please keep me in mind for any open positions you may have.