Hello, My name is Fernando. I am a Multilingual Senior Software Engineer with
over 10 years of experience in Frontend Development and UI/UX design,
a background in research, teaching, and industry settings,
and experience with cross-cultural and distributed teams and in international settings.
I grew up in Puerto Rico, got my Ph.D. in Computer Science in Minnesota,
and lived in Tokyo for over 5 years.
I am currently back in the Western Hemisphere teaching a college course on Human-Computer Interaction and open to new job opportunities!
I am passionate about:
I am particularly interested in Human-Computer Interaction, User Experience (UX), and Web/Mobile Development.
I love both to learn and to teach. I am experienced at teaching in college and community settings.
I speak four languages (Spanish, English, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese) and am learning Russian and Korean.
I thrive working with people from diverse backgrounds. I have lived in 4 countries and have been to over 40
For more on my work, check out my professional experience, projects,
To find out what makes me who I am, check out my values, strengths, and personality.
I am a quick learner and am constantly acquiring new skills and hobbies.