FU-ZU JEN
Email: handle = jenf, domain = stwing(dot)upenn(dot)edu
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ADDRESS:
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OBJECTIVE:

Apply engineering skills along with business savvy to design, develop, and maintain socially and economically meaningful technology.

EDUCATION:

University of Pennsylvania
The Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology
School of Engineering & Applied Science: Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Science, May 2003 The Wharton School: Bachelor of Science in Economics (Finance Concentration), May 2003
GPA: 3.5/4.0

PROJECTS:

Gninja Gnome Apartments - Apartment rental system implemented in JSP with Access DB/Java backend. Includes search capabilities and online application handling.
Composition 10 - 3D animated world based on the art of Piet Mondrian, focus on user interaction and exploration, implemented in Director 8.5X, 3dsmax, and LINGO.
Instant Messenger - Client and server portions of an instant messaging application, implemented in C/C++ using Visual Studio and Microsoft Foundation Classes.
Banking System - System for secure transactions between a Bank Server and multiple ATM clients, including authorization and authentication mechanisms, implemented in Java.
Course Clearinghouse - Automated system for school course registration that matches student add/drop requests, implemented in Java.

RELEVANT COURSEWORK:

Computer Science - Databases, Modern Operating Systems, Virtual World Design, Networks & Network Security, Computational Theory, Algorithms, Compilers, Business Computer Applications.
Finance - Multinational Corporate, Funding Investments, Venture Capital & Private Equity, Advanced Corporate Finance.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Plymouth Financial / Xspand, Inc.
Information Technology Department, Morristown, NJ
IT Project Manager, 7/2/2003 ~ current
  • Identify and prioritize tasks, allocate resources, and ensure timely delivery for all projects in IT department.
  • Create and document technical specifications and operational procedures for corporate software development.
  • Oversee data communication and integration from clients to internal systems.

Microsoft Corporation
Windows Sustained Engineering, Redmond, WA
Program Manager Intern, 5/21/2002 ~ 8/9/2002
  • Streamlined and regulated internal product process by revising approval procedures, defining technical requirements, and improving tracking mechanisms.
  • Documented process through technical specifications and customer feedback.

Center for Human Modeling and Simulation
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Simulation Programmer, 6/1/2001 ~ 9/1/2001
  • Developed graphical Java simulation, implementing cognitive decision-making models for Terrorist and Crowd behaviors with emphasis on game theory & Machiavellian strategy.
  • Integrated simulation module with the Department of Defense's multi-platform military training software.

Linneman Associates
Philadelphia, PA
Layout Editor, Tech Support, 4/1/2001 ~ present
  • Layout and formatting of The Linneman Letter, a quarterly Real Estate publication with a $12,000 yearly subscription.
  • Design, layout, and technical support for website, e-mail and application troubleshooting.

School of Arts and Sciences External Affairs Office
Philadelphia, PA
Web / Graphical Designer, 10/1/2000 ~ 9/1/2002
  • Web design: layout, graphics, scripting.
  • Graphic design and layout for flyers, advertisements, pamphlets, newsletters, and various publications.

ACTIVITIES & INTERESTS:

Special Interests - Corporate Ethics, Human Rights & Globalization, Managing Technology & Innovation, Creative and Technical Writing, Game Theory, Fine Arts, Politics.
The Science and Technology Wing (in college) - Co-Director of STWing Undergraduate Research, Bylaws Revision Committee, Summer Freshmen Orientation Committee, STWing Blimp Team Business Director.
First Call: The Wharton Undergraduate Commentary (in college) - Weekly Columnist.