Caspar Anderegg

Caspar Anderegg

My name is Caspar Anderegg, and I'm a software engineer in Centennial, Colorado. I started doing freelance web design and programming in 2006, and earned my Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science from Cornell University in 2012.

I started my involvement in entrepreneurship in 2011, writing data analysis libraries for a startup up in Ithaca, New York. From 2014 to 2016 I served as CTO of an education tech startup in Washington, D.C. I'm currently employed as a Senior Software Engineer at Alarm.com, Inc.

I have a passion for solving problems, improving the software engineering process, and turning great ideas into great code.

Work Experience

2015 - presentSenior Software Engineer. Alarm.com, Inc. Centennial, CO
Management and development of a small engineering team focused on new features for Home Automation, primarily relating to thermostats and energy management. Work included architecture of maintainable systems capable of scaling to millions of customers.
2014 - 2016Co-founder and CTO. Era Metrics, Inc. Washington D.C.
Leadership of a technical team developing a web application which used methods of Natural Language Processing to provide students and teachers with data on students' writing abilities.
2012 - 2014Software Engineer. Alarm.com, Inc. Vienna, VA
Development and maintenance of new features for the Home Automation team, particularly focusing on thermostats, energy metering, and energy management.
2011 & 2012Software Development Intern. Matereality, LLC Ithaca, NY
Development of front-end components for a cloud data platform, as well as regression libraries for numerically fitting stress-strain models to materials testing data.

Education

Cornell University College of Engineering. Ithaca, NY - May 2012
Major: BS in Computer Science (focus in Artificial INtelligence, external specialization in Business).
GPA: 3.71 with Dean's List.

Classes of Interest: Algorithms and Data Structures, Information Retrieval, Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, and Engineering Entrepreneurship and Management.

Certificates and Awards

  • Named inventor on two pending patents relating to data collection and modeling for thermostat/HVAC systems.
  • Fundamentals of Graphic Design by California Institute of the Arts on Coursera. Certificate earned on October 1, 2016
  • Foundations of Everyday Leadership by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Coursera. Certificate earned on January 2, 2017
  • Applications of Everyday Leadership by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Coursera. Certificate earned on January 29, 2017
  • Designing the Organization: From Strategy to Organizational Structure by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Coursera. Certificate earned on March 6, 2017

Technical Skills

Agile Software Development ● ASP.NET ● C\# ● SQL and Relational Databases ● HTML/CSS/Javascript/jQuery/Twitter Bootstrap ● Java ● Python and Django ● Ruby ● PHP ● MATLAB/Octave

Want to know more about me? Shoot me an email at caspar.anderegg@gmail.com