Sam Robbins

Skills


Programming languages JavaScript, Python, SQL, C
Software & Tools Next.js, Node.js, Electron, Bash, Powershell, Hugo, Git, MongoDB
Libraries & Packages Tailwind CSS, React, Bootstrap, UIkit, NumPy, NetworkX
Platforms Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Linux

Qualifications


Computer Science BSc October 2018 - Present
Durham University
Relevant Modules: Programming, Software Engineering, Networks & Systems, Programming Paradigms, Algorithms & Data Structures

Experience


Durham University DemonstratorOctober 2020 - Present
Taught Software Engineering to second year students. Involves guiding them in creating a project for an external client.
Global Cyber Alliance Summer InternJuly 2020 - September 2020
Worked on a range of projects, including a tool to compare DNS services and a tool to detect the presence of Intel security measures on a computer. Also set up DMARC for a range of customers
DurHack Tech OfficerFebruary 2020 - November 2020
Working with both the tech and logistics of a remote hackathon
Google init.gNovember 2019
Learned about Binary Exploits, Fuzzing, and reverse engineering Android apps
Physics and Maths TutorOctober 2019 - January 2020
Further developing their WordPress site to include new files and change page formatting

Personal and Group Projects


Colour Accessibility for Tailwind CSS November 2020
Get WCAG accessibility scores for the Tailwind CSS colour palette against black and white backgrounds
CV Generator November 2020
A full stack application to store and host your CV
init.OSS September 2020 - Present
A website to guide people in making their first contributions to open source software
Auth0 Hackathon - samrobbins.uk/auth0 August 2020
Built a tool which made it easier to add DMARC email verification to your domain on Vercel. This won third prize in the Security category
CS Notes - samrobbins.uk/csnotes July 2020 - Present
Used Markdown and React to create a website to display and organise my notes
Same Home Different Hacks - samrobbins.uk/shdh June 2020
Used pair programming to create a Flutter app which organized electronic components and assigned them to projects
Hugo Developer Portfolio - samrobbins.uk/gh-portfolio December 2019 - Present
Created a portfolio website Hugo theme with the UIkit CSS Framework
Foodbank stocktake system October 2019 - March 2020
In a team produced a fullstack website to manage stock for a local foodbank. Built with React and Node.js
DurHack 2019 - samrobbins.uk/dh19 November 2019
Created a tool to help people with dementia. Personally integrated Twilio and the Capital One API. This won best use of MongoDB and we were finalists