Sebastian Rodriguez

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  • Experience
    ICCIT Council
    Associate Director of Technology & External Relations
    Mississauga, ON
    Oct 2019 - Present
    • Work with the Director of Technology to maintain and expand the Institute of Communication, Culture, & Information Technology (ICCIT) Council's website;
    • Assist the VP External – Off Campus in connecting and strategically working with companies whose missions align with ICCIT Council;
    • Represent the ICCIT student body by assisting in the organization of academic, professional, and social events that expand upon the university's curriculum.
    Icarus Labs
    Chief Executive Officer
    New York, NY
    Aug 2018 - Present
    • Chief Executive overseeing company operations. Responsible for managing company finances and infrastructure, including the server, hosting accounts, and support. Also responsible for recruiting, training, and managing employees;
    • Lead programmer responsible for designing, developing, and deploying websites for clients. Most websites built with WordPress and WooCommerce.
    The Browning School
    Teaching Assistant, Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)
    New York, NY
    May - Jun 2019
    • Taught computer science classes ranging from HTML/CSS to JavaScript and object-oriented programming for students in Grades 6-12;
    • Assisted in interdisciplinary curriculum development for Grade 7 computer science and English, and full-stack Ruby on Rails for AP Computer Science.
    Churchill Capital
    Equity Research Analyst
    New York, NY
    Jul - Aug 2018
    • Worked with the analyst team to develop overviews of merger and acquisition deals for our clients. Observed and transcribed conference calls with company lawyers, representatives, and hired specialists;
    • Researched active and potential activists in emerging arbitrage situations. Analyzed deal terminations and completed M&As for historical patterns.
    The Tardigrade Group
    Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
    New York, NY
    Mar 2017 - Jun 2018
    • Co-founded a teen startup incubator helping over 30 companies around the world. Provided assistance with web development, design, training, accounting, and more. Managed a hosting server, design team, and development team;
    • Featured in Mashable and Innovators Magazine.
  • Education
    Sep 2019 - Present
    Degree Candidate – Freshman Year
    Honours Bachelor of Science (B.Sc., Hons) in Computer Science and Technology, Coding, & Society

    Sep 2006 - Jun 2019
    High School Diploma
  • Awards & Activities The University of Toronto
    ICCIT Council (2019-20)
    Equity Outreach Network (2019-20)
    Entrance Award of Merit Scholarship (2019-20)
    International Undergraduate Scholarship Award (2019-20)

    The Browning School
    Honor Roll – 3.5+ GPA (2017-19)
    Computer Science Award (2019)
    Chair, Student Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Committee (2017-19)
    Code of Conduct Committee (2018)
    Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Medal (2017-19)
    Robert E. Herman Award for Journalism (2017)
    Admissions Representative (2016-19)
    Asian Affinity Group Leader (2016-19)
    Student Council Representative (2013-14,15-16)
    Grytte Newspaper Editor-in-Chief (2018-19)
  • Certifications Certificate of Adversarial Surveillance Detection
    The United States Department of Homeland Security
    Issued Aug 2019 – No Expiration
    Credential ID – IS-00914

    Certificate of Clergy
    The United Church of Bacon
    Issued Jan 2017 – No Expiration
    Credential ID – 3PVD6WBKQCCEQWT