Eric Zhang

Personal Projects

Work Experience

Pinterest San Francisco, CA

Security Engineer

Feb 2016 Present

Pinterest San Francisco, CA

Software Engineer, Intern

Summer 2015

- Conducted security assessments and remediated vulnerabilities in Pinterest and 3rd party vendor services.
- Wrote an alerting and monitoring system to protect Pinterest's AWS infrastructure (security groups, polices, IAM, etc). San Francisco, CA

Security Engineer, Intern

Summer 2014

- Designed and built network perimeter monitoring software for over 100k IP addresses.
      - 15x performance increase and 12x lower operating costs over previous implementation.
- Performed offensive security assessments on Salesforce assets and acquisitions.

Sharewave New York, NY

Software Engineer, Intern

Summer 2013

- Designed and built core functionality for the MVP, including database tables, user account management systems, etc.
- Wrote PostgreSQL stored procedures using PL/pgSQL and used AngularJS to create front-end app pages.
- Created a server farm platform for document transcoding using C# (w/ MS Interops) and Python.

UConn Health Center Farmington, CT

Software Development & Research Intern

Summer 2012

- Built Android and HTML5 mobile apps on adolencent substance abuse.
- Conducted research for a publication in the 2012 Summit on the Science of Eliminating Health Disparities in Washington DC.


Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. in Computer Science
2012 - 2015
GPA: 4.0

Teaching Assistant (CS 2050, Intro to Discrete Math)
Admin, Grey Hat (Information security student organization)
Director, HackGT (Georgia Tech's national hackathon)


Java (incl. Android)
.NET (C#, VB)
Javascript (AngularJS, JQuery)
Amazon Web Services
Unix Command-line
Linux, OS X, Windows
Unit Testing
Last updated 2/18/2016