Jonathan Mares

Engineer and Musician
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Jonathan Mares

Engineer & Musician

Hi, I'm Jonathan. I'm a student at Cornell University studying Chemical Engineering and Computer Science. In addition to English I am fluent in Hebrew and Russian. I've always enjoyed solving problems and the process brings me enormous satisfaction and fullfillment. I hope to use my drive and determination to make a difference in the world.


I enjoy outdoor activities such as mountain biking, off road and street motorcycles, volleyball, and water skiing. I'm also an avid musician and have been playing piano since the age of 7.

Experience

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Software Engineering Intern
Wayfair
Summer 2016

Rebuilt customer facing address book to adhere to current MVC standards and implemented Tungsten.js (a frontend JavaScript framework built at Wayfair) on the application. Tech Stack: PHP, Mustache, JavaScript, Backbone / Tungsten.js.

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Software Engineering Associate
Pfizer
Jan 2016 - May 2016
Developed an internal MeteorJS application to visualize Pfizer products.

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Full Stack Developer
MaggioMares Software
July 2016 - Now

Co-started a software shop for building responsive, lightweight websites for small businesses. Clients include restaurants, real estate agents, and other professionals.

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Chemical Engineering Intern
Novartis Vaccines
Summer 2014

My summer project was to contribute to development of a multipurpose vaccine platform. I designed and executed experiments to define a pilot scale oil-in-water emulsion process...

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Project Engineering Intern
Integrated Project Services
Summer 2013

Aided Engineering Design Team with AutoCAD drawings and process flow calculations. I also assisted the Commissioning and Project Delivery teams at the Integra LifeSciences manufacturing job site.

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Validation and Technical Services Intern
Hi Tech Pharmacal
Summers 2011 & 2012
  • Conducted surface area calculations of process equipment (kettles, tanks, agitators, pumps, etc.)
  • Calculated product transfer line and filler machine volumes
  • Initiated protocol to optimize the filling process of products

Education

BS Chemical Engineering and Computer Science
Cornell University
2011 - 2016

Double Majored in ChemE and CS. Drug Delivery Researcher in the Putnam Group

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High School
Sleepy Hollow High School
2008 - 2011

Projects

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dine-R

Tinder for Meals near you. Built at the Wayfair 2016 Hackathon.

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TwitterPops

Visualize NYC Tweets in Realtime!

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Readme-dot-text

Convert images into speech for the visually impaired

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Zaferon Grill, Verona, NJ

MaggioMares freelance website built with Angello Maggio

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Drugs Dashboard

An internal dashboard for visualizing the company's drugs.

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LiveGroceryList

A simple web app to synchronize grocery lists with your family

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STRUCTURE Implementation

Implementation of STRUCTURE in Python, a model based clustering method developed at Stanford to infer population structure given multilocus genotype data

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Interests

I have been a musician from a young age, and over the years picked up trumpet, trombone, vibes, and guitar, although my main instrument is the piano. I'm classically trained, but lately I've been exploring Jazz.


I also enjoy outdoor activities such as soccer, watersports, skiing, biking, and motorcycles.

Jazz/Classical Piano
Cycling/Motorcyles
Non-Fiction
Soccer
Traveling
Board & PC Games