Hello! I'm Khalea.
Software + Data engineer working in SFO. IU Bloomington alumna (B.S. Informatics with Computer Science). I'm interested in demystifying, documenting, & democratizing tech.
Voice Calls with SwiftUI and Agora
Build an iOS audio call app with SwiftUI and Agora.io.
Work in Progress — Web application for live music listening with friends. Built with React + Next.js.
iOS application for forming & managing study groups. Senior capstone project.
Maestro + GeicoBot
Music recommendation engine & web platform for Geico Hackathon 2019 (2nd place).
Working as a Data Engineer
Even got my Snowflake Computing SnowPro certification!
Won 3rd in Grant Thornton GT-IDEA Case Competition
I proposed solutions to address environmental concerns (modular construction, ground source heating, high efficiency HVAC units). My tiny team of 2 beat 11 other teams!
Graduated from Indiana University 👩🏽🎓
Interned at Virgin Pulse as a Software Engineer
This was a great rotational program — I worked with Android, Angular, AWS, and even did some site reliability & support engineering!
Won 2nd in GEICO Hacktivates Hackathon
I built out the recommendation engine for a Discord chatbot that suggests music, & created the front-end for our web app. Check it out on Github.
Participated in MIT's Reality Virtually Hackathon
I love architecture & urban planning, so I pitched & built a VR urban planning tool with my two amazing teammates. Also scored a free VR headset from Microsoft.
Attended O'Reilly x Google Cloud Open Source Software Conference in Portland
I was fortunate enough to recieve a scholarship to attend this conference in Portland! My favorite learning track was on Natural Language Processing with Python.
Attended Square's Code Camp in NYC
I had the most amazing time in this program! I met so many incredible women and got the chance to explore NYC for an extended period of time. This was genuinely one of the most fun experiences I've ever had.
Attended Twilio Signal in San Francisco
I was again fortunate enough to be awarded a scholarship to go to this conference. I learned a ton at the workshops here and had a lot of fun building small projects.
Joined Women in Computing Board at IU